Volunteer at Underwater Robotics Event

Opportunity Type: 
Location of Opportunity: 
On Campus
Host Department/Organization: 

Arizona Project WET Water Education

Opportunity Description: 

Come meet our next generation of engineers and problem solvers! Arizona Project WET is seeking volunteers to assist with an Underwater Robot Competition on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM at the University of Arizona Recreation Center (1400 E. 6th St). Arizona 5th - 12th-grade students have formed teams to compete in this SCOUT level Arizona Regional MATE Competition. Teams are designing and building underwater robots to accomplish a set of tasks that highlight the role of remotely operated vehicles in assessing, sampling and cleaning freshwater lakes, rivers and dams. Volunteers of all backgrounds are needed to help judge marketing displays, engineering presentations, and product demonstrations in the pool. Volunteers can also help with scoring and organizing the event.  Volunteers have the option to work for a half day or full day.  Training will be provided the day of the event.

Time Commitment: 

One full or half day

Paid Position: 
How to apply: 

Sign up today to help with this exciting STEM event: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd3bfLRI8-Zi5Z575tA0smC3ID-w9yd...