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Palo Alto girls' team places first in LEGO robotics competition

Original post made on May 21, 2012

A team of eighth-grade Palo Alto girls placed first among 65 teams Sunday in the First LEGO League robotics competition at Legoland in Carlsbad. The girls are students at JLS and Jordan middle schools as well as Girls Middle School.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 21, 2012, 2:31 PM

Comments (2)

Posted by Lindsay Joye, a resident of Ventura
on May 21, 2012 at 7:44 pm

Congratulations Palo Alto Androids!

I was often the only female in my engineering classes at college (many decades ago) and I am so pleased to see more girls interested in technical subjects these days.

Happy building and programming!


Posted by sap, a resident of College Terrace
on May 21, 2012 at 8:47 pm

Hope you didn't buy your LEGO from that SAP VP guy.


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