Team 2502

Event Calendar

January 21, 2017
  • Ice Cream Social
    Starts: 9:00 pm
    Ends: January 20, 2017 - 10:00 pm

    Location: DQ Grill & Chill Restaurant, 16340 Terrey Pine Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344-2107, USA


    Description:

    We meet at Dairy Queen and eat ice-cream, hang out, play cards, eat. at our weekly social. All students, mentors, and alumni are welcome to come. This is a good change for new members to get to know each other outside of the room.

  • FTC Mentoring
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: January 21, 2017 - 12:00 pm

    Location: Central Middle School, 8025 School Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, USA


    Description:

    No experience is neccessary, we encourage rookies to become mentors in order to improve leadership skills. This is a season long commitment that requires you to be there every day with occassional exceptions. The season goes any where from now to their last competition which for some teams will be December and hopefully most a little later (Februaryish). If you are interested in mentoring please let Katy Olson know ahead of time (text or email, contact info at the bottom). If you are unable to make the times for FTC but really want to mentor there will be FLL sign-ups coming out this week as well as one FTC team that will be meeting evenings. If you have an questions you can contact Katy Olson or Grant Silewski.

  • Open Robotics Room
    Starts: 9:00 am
    Ends: January 21, 2017 - 9:00 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    We work on building the robot, or other things for robotics but mostly robot because it's build season. You can come and go as you please. You do not have to be there all of the time.

January 24, 2017
  • FTC Mentoring
    Starts: 2:35 pm
    Ends: January 24, 2017 - 5:00 pm

    Location: Central Middle School, 8025 School Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, USA


    Description:

    No experience is neccessary, we encourage rookies to become mentors in order to improve leadership skills. This is a season long commitment that requires you to be there every day with occassional exceptions. The season goes any where from now to their last competition which for some teams will be December and hopefully most a little later (Februaryish). If you are interested in mentoring please let Katy Olson know ahead of time (text or email, contact info at the bottom). If you are unable to make the times for FTC but really want to mentor there will be FLL sign-ups coming out this week as well as one FTC team that will be meeting evenings. If you have an questions you can contact Katy Olson or Grant Silewski.

  • Open Robotics Room
    Starts: 2:35 pm
    Ends: January 24, 2017 - 9:00 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    We work on building the robot, or other things for robotics but mostly robot because it's build season. You can come and go as you please. You do not have to be there all of the time.

January 25, 2017
  • Marketing Meeting
    Starts: 3:45 pm
    Ends: January 25, 2017 - 4:45 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School, 17185 Valley View Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55346, USA


    Description:

    Marketing is a very important aspect of our team and we would love if everyone would get involved. This meeting will consist mainly of emails and discussing what needs to get done in the near future. Please consider attending these meetings and helping the team gain the sponsorship we need to expand the program and run the team more efficiently.

January 26, 2017
  • FTC Mentoring
    Starts: 2:35 pm
    Ends: January 26, 2017 - 5:00 pm

    Location: Central Middle School, 8025 School Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, USA


    Description:

    No experience is neccessary, we encourage rookies to become mentors in order to improve leadership skills. This is a season long commitment that requires you to be there every day with occassional exceptions. The season goes any where from now to their last competition which for some teams will be December and hopefully most a little later (Februaryish). If you are interested in mentoring please let Katy Olson know ahead of time (text or email, contact info at the bottom). If you are unable to make the times for FTC but really want to mentor there will be FLL sign-ups coming out this week as well as one FTC team that will be meeting evenings. If you have an questions you can contact Katy Olson or Grant Silewski.

  • Open Robotics Room
    Starts: 2:35 pm
    Ends: January 26, 2017 - 9:00 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    We work on building the robot, or other things for robotics but mostly robot because it's build season. You can come and go as you please. You do not have to be there all of the time.

  • Business Leads Meetings
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: January 26, 2017 - 6:30 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    This day and time seemed to work best for the majority of people. The agendas will be sent out ahead of time so anyone unable to attend is welcome to provide feedback on any of the topics prior to the meeting. Their will also be notes taken and sent out after the meeting. We ask that all student leads that are available attend even if there is nothing on the schedule pertaining to your sub-team. This is also a good chance for the mentor leads and student leads to meet up before or after to go over current events.

    The meetings are typically longer.

January 27, 2017
  • Team Meeting
    Starts: 7:00 pm
    Ends: January 26, 2017 - 8:00 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    We go over events of the week and will start doing team building after. It is usually pretty short unless there are lots of events or information needed. Competitions are briefed at these events in the competition season. Voting for robot name, strategy, prototypes, ect.

  • Talon T.I.G. Welding Class
    Starts: 9:30 am
    Ends: January 27, 2017 - 12:30 pm

    Location: Continental Engineering & Manufacturing, 1145 Stoughton Ave, Chaska, MN 55318, USA


    Description:

    Students (and Mentors) will be given basic instructions on how to TIG (tungsten inert gas) Weld aluminum. There will be both classroom, and hands on, training. We are fortunate to again have Mark Salz (District Manager from Miller Electric Mfg. Co.) conducting the training for us.

  • Open Robotics Room
    Starts: 2:35 pm
    Ends: January 27, 2017 - 9:00 pm

    Location: Eden Prairie High School Robotics Room


    Description:

    We work on building the robot, or other things for robotics but mostly robot because it's build season. You can come and go as you please. You do not have to be there all of the time.

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2017 FIRST Robotics game animation. We are 3 days into a 6 week build season!

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Check out the 2017 FIRST STEAMWORKS Game Animation! Thank you to AutomationDirect for a job well done!

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Talon team members did an outstanding job yesterday at the Eaton Corporate Sponsor presentation and robot demo. We were joined by fellow FRC team Orange Crush (Delano, MN). They also had an outstanding presentation and demo. The day ended with a behind the scenes tour of their testing and R&D facility. The second picture is of the team inside of their Anechoic Chamber (soundproof testing room). ... See MoreSee Less

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Welcome

Talon Robotics is a FIRST Robotics Competition team from Eden Prairie, Minnesota.  Please navigate the above tabs to learn more about team history, upcoming events, becoming a sponsor, or mentoring.  Alternatively, you can contact team leadership at mail@team2502.com or our lead mentor, Mr. Ian Goodson, at ian.goodson@team2502.com.

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