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TechHounds meets for announcements before breaking out into divisions. Zachary Bonewit, head coach of TechHOUNDS and engineering teacher, said the divisions will continue to test and improve the robot before the team’s first competition on March 22.

TechHOUNDS team heads into its first competition on March 22 at Lafayette Jefferson High School

James Yin March 24, 2019

TechHOUNDS had its first competition at Lafayette Jefferson High School on March 22. Zachary Bonewit, head coach of TechHOUNDS and engineering teacher, said the team has made substantial improvements since...

Zachary Bonewit, head coach of TechHOUNDS and engineering teacher, explains procedures and plans for the last offseason invitational, the Boiler Bot Battle, which was hosted at Purdue University.

TechHOUNDS works through preseason by training robot drivers in invitationals

James Yin October 29, 2018

TechHOUNDS will have continue to have meetings each Thursday from 3:15 to 5 after school in the main cafeteria. According to Ryan Forrest, electrical and programming division co-lead and senior, TechHOUNDS...

Photo Essay: Army Interactive Experience Visits Transportation Classes

Photo Essay: Army Interactive Experience Visits Transportation Classes

May Zhang, Photographer September 5, 2017
Transportation teacher Zachary Jones' class reacts to the robot. Jones reserved the trailer for his students on August 30, although other students could also participate during SRT.
Amazon’s proposal to use drones to deliver packages ordered online latest in up-and-coming field of robotics

Amazon’s proposal to use drones to deliver packages ordered online latest in up-and-coming field of robotics

News January 23, 2014

On March 6, the TechHOUNDs robotics team will begin its competition season (see sidebar). George Giltner, TechHOUNDs team administrator and Industrial Technology teacher, said TechHOUNDs is a valuable...

Gear up: Freshman Eileen Chou prepares for the “Rebound Rumble” challenge. TechHOUNDS members undergo six intensive weeks of building before Regionals. Hailey Meyer / Photo

TechHOUNDS team enters competition season with confidence

News February 23, 2012

From March 15 to 17, TechHOUNDS will travel to Purdue University to compete in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Regional competition against 45 other high...

TechHOUNDS construction division works on benches for Faith Church

Beats October 21, 2011

According to club sponsor George Giltner, the construction division of the TechHOUNDS robotics team has begun making benches for Faith Church in Anderson. The husband of industrial technology teacher Laura...

DRILL, BABY, DRILL: Ryan Wilmes, TechHOUNDS student team leader and senior, works on a sign for a new TechHOUNDS project. According to Wilmes, the team’s current priority is training all new members. PHOTO / MELINDA SONG

TechHOUNDS team to begin training new members

Beats September 27, 2011

On Sept. 22, TechHOUNDS robotics team officially began its pre-season. According to club sponsor George Giltner, team applications were due Sept. 22, and no late applications will be accepted. During...

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