MEDIA ADVISORY & PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
Penn’s School of Engineering and Applied Science is sponsoring Philadelphia First Lego League Tournament, an event that pits 30 regional middle schools and 450 students against each other in a challenge to design robots and explore climate change. The theme of this year’s competition, Climate Connections: Building a Global Game Plan, includes robotics demonstrations.
Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware middle-school students will compete while Penn Engineering faculty and industry experts judge the competition.
Irvine Auditorium, 3401 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania campus
Saturday, Jan. 31, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Best Opportunity for Photos: 1 p.m.
Awards ceremony at 3 p.m.