Auburn Robotics Club (ARC)


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Purpose:

Auburn Robotics Club, our mission is to provide Auburn students with the opportunity to gain knowledge of robotics through practical application and become involved in efforts to support & promote the increase of quality STEM Education in Alabama and surrounding states. We host the Auburn VEX U Team and the Auburn Combat Robotics Team, which allow students to implement newly-learned skills in a fast-paced competition setting. We also provide members with STEM Outreach and Volunteering Activities through numerous events we host or help out with throughout the year.


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Website:
http://www.auburnroboticsclub.com

Meetings:
VEX U & Combat Robotics: Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 5 pm to 7 pm Community Teams: Every Monday from 5 pm to 7 pm ARC League Nights: Every other Thursday night from 5 pm to 7 pm (In Place of the VEX U and Combat Robotics Meetings) ARC General Club Meetings: Once a month at 5 pm on Thursday (The VEX U and Combat Robotics Teams do not meet that night until the General Meeting concludes)

Office Location:
Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum Room 1120

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Projects, outreach, competitions, conferences, etc.:

VEX U

  • Organized Team & Began construction of robots over summer
  • 1st Robot completed in September
    • Primary match robot
  • 2nd Robot Completed in October
    • Secondary match robot
  • Began competing in VEX U Tournaments in the Spring of 2023

Combat Robotics

  • Launched team in Fall of 2022, providing students with an opportunity to compete in robotics competitions similar to the famous BattleBots competition
  • Complete robots over fall and spring semesters
  • Compete in first combat robotics tournament in Spring of 2023

S.C.O.R.E. Events

ARC works alongside the Southeastern Center of Robotics education to assist with several events throughout the year

Other Outreach Events

ARC also partners with various programs around the state throughout the year



President/Captain:
Wesley Lowman
wwl0007@auburn.edu
334-844-8125

E-Council Rep:
Wesley Lowman
wwl0007@auburn.edu

Advisor:
Jennifer Spencer
jss0007@auburn.edu
334-844-8125


Category: Competition Team, Academic,
Related Major: All Majors