Through organizing several robotics workshops at the middle school level for students aged 11 – 13 years old, Dasgupta and his team worked to introduce and encourage students to STEM through robotics. For the last three years, Dasgupta worked at Kiewit Middle School as part of the National Robotics Week events and served nearly 100 students.
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Nurturing the spark in students from a young age is an incredibly important part of the work IS&T does to ensure more students find their place in information technology. Work like Dasgupta’s creative use of robots in middle schools is a significant piece in showcasing the types of careers students can have in
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