Check out Buchanan Bird Brains’ new robot
The Buchanan Bird Brains, Buchanan High School’s robotics team, invite the public to the unveiling of this year’s robot. The robot, designed and built by the team over six weeks, will compete in FIRST Robotics competitions this season. Last year, the team was named World Champions during the International Championships in St. Louis, Missouri.
The unveiling will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 21 in Buchanan’s Multi-Purpose Room, 1560 N. Minnewawa Ave. Contact the Buchanan Bird Brains for any additional information via Facebook at Buchanan FIRST Team 1671 or at Team1671.com.
Clovis business, club and educator to be honored by Fresno Compact
Fresno Compact, which mobilizes business and community support of public schools, has announced its 20th annual Business-Education Award winners, to be honored March 2.
Recipients include Clovis-based Hardin-Davidson Engineering and Kiwanis Club of Old Town Clovis, along with eight other honorees. Clovis Unified School District’s assistant superintendent of facility services Don Ulrich, will be honored with the Dr. Harold Haak Award for Educational Excellence for Building Business/Education Partnerships.
An award luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 2 at Tornino’s Banquet Hall in Fresno. To purchase tickets, call (559) 265-3098, ext. 3215. Visit www.fresnocompact.com for details.