Category Archive: Archived

Feb 05

Build Cancelled Tonight, 5 February

Due to the weather, we have cancelled build for tonight. Please check team emails.

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Oct 27

Arthur 2.0 Build

We’ll be working on Arthur on Thursday this week 6:30-9:00pm at GHS in the woodshop! Likely also Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm as well. Watch for updates. We hope to see you for this event. No RSVP needed, but please come!

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Oct 27

Battle of the Bay

We’ll be attending Battle of the Bay on November 14th at Prospect Mountain High School in Alton, NH. Parents are responsible for student transportation. Car-pooling by PARENTS is allowed. Team members should be at the event by 8:00am to allow for registration. The event should run no later than 5:00pm. Much like RiverRage there will …

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Oct 15

We’ll see you this weekend for RiverRage 19!

RiverRage 19 is this Saturday at Memorial High School! See you there!

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Oct 12

October All Team Meeting – GHS – Wednesday 10/14 7:00pm

This month’s meeting with be at GHS, as Dyn was unable to accommodate us … GHS is located at 27 Wallace Road, Goffstown, NH 03045. The driveway is one way around the front of the school. When you turn in off Wallace Road, park right in that end of the parking lot, and go in …

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Sep 06

All Team Meeting – Wednesday, Sept 9, 7pm, Dyn!

There will be an All Team Meeting on Wednesday, September 9th at 7:00pm at Dyn! Dyn is located at 150 Dow Street, Tower 2 in Manchester. It is the large mill building to the south of Fratellos, the entrance is the large brick facade and ramp in front. Hopefully you have all had a wonderful …

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Aug 13

Donald Moore Jansen Jr, 1950-2015

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Don Jansen, 65, second from the left, passed away Monday, August 10, 2015 The Powerknights are sad to announce the passing of Don Jansen, our former lead engineering mentor from ~1998 to 2000. Don mentored the team when we were Blue Lighting, Team 146. Don worked at what was then known as the Public Service …

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Apr 25

New England District Championship Photos Posted

We’ve posted our photos from the New England District Championship at WPI. We placed 4th in all of New England! Our team also qualified for the FIRST World Championships (15th overall NE) however we passed on this opportunity due to logistics and the massive financial cost. We are PUMPED UP by our successes this year …

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Mar 24

UNH District Event – DISTRICT WINNERS!!!

For the first time since 2007, Team 501 The Powerknights have brought home a Winner’s Banner. We ended qualification matches ranked 33 out of 40. The qualification ranking system severely undervalued our team. Along with the 9th seed and 30th seed, we formed the 6th alliance and advanced through the quarterfinals and the semifinals. The …

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Mar 15

Ultimate Pi Day

Our team celebrated Ultimate Pi Day in a way that only a FIRST Team could. We ate many different types of pie, had a Pi reciting contest, a pie eating contest and as a fundraiser for local charity, we had a mentor (and Senior) pie-ing! Congratulations to Cody on his recitation of NINETY ONE digits …

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