January 14, 2017

Interview with the Mayor

Our kickoff attracted a fair amount of attention from the community. Among the people attending was the Mayor of Glendale, Bryan Kennedy, father to two of our programmers. We in the Media Department were lucky enough to get an interview with him... READ MORE
January 12, 2017


STEAMWORKS REVEAL Well, FIRST has revealed our game for this year, and it certainly doesn’t disappoint! Airships, fuel, pilots, and gears! Kickoff was riveting, and while we’re keeping our strategy on the down-low until a few more rules corrections have gone out, here are some pictures from the big day itself: READ MORE
January 9, 2017


Our donate links are working again! Go here, or click the donate button at the top of site if you would like give money to support our engineering endeavors. Or, if you would rather support us through a gift of time or equipment, contact us! READ MORE
January 9, 2017

Parts Reveal

So, as you should know, we’ve passed our first Big Milestone-Kickoff!!! With that comes the arrival of not only the game, but the almost (but not quite) as anticipated Kit of Parts. FRC veterans will recognize it as exactly what it sounds like: a box full of parts that are provided to us. Here we... READ MORE
January 7, 2017

2016-2017 Team

ON THIS TEAM: Alex Acker, Ben Acker, Kieran Agterberg, Elijah Albrecht, Jack Berry, Kaeson Black, Benjamin Breland, Evan Brown, Adrian Carter, Donovan Carter, Wyatt Chang, Emily Chester, Francisco Cid-Rodriguez, Dylan Cramer, Mateo Crueger-Monterroso, Ajay Dieckmann, Andrew Gaulke, Matthew Gauss, Brandon Gonzales, Alex Grosenik, Gabriel Guralnick, Dylan Hall, Noah Hallerman, Max Hampel, Emilie Haworth, Cassie Herda,... READ MORE
December 13, 2016

Official FLL Results

Two of our five FIRST Lego League (FLL) teams competed in Sectionals over the weekend and they did a fantastic job! In Round One, the Titanium Thingamajigs scored 29 points and the Mercury Mechs scored 32 points. In Round Two, the Titanium Thingamajigs scored 43 points and the Mercury Mechs scored 56 points. In Round... READ MORE
December 13, 2016

Vlog Teaser Trailer

The Nicolet FEAR team recently created a teaser trailer for the vlogs we will be filming throughout build season. Check it out here! READ MORE
December 13, 2016

Safety Captain Reveal!

In order for Nicolet FEAR to grow and move forward, it is important that we have strong student leaders in a variety of roles. One of these roles is that of the team’s safety captain. It’s a required role as part of the FIRST Robotics Competition, and it’s critically important to the structure of the... READ MORE
December 13, 2016

Drivers’ Practice!

Drivers’ Practice is here! Today people have the opportunity to practice with last year’s robots, Bruiser and Lancebot, all to prepare for the eventual drivers’ tryouts. (It’s a varsity-secured position, thus the high level of interest.) They’ll be practicing with the old defenses from FIRST Stronghold, the game from last year, as well as ten... READ MORE
December 10, 2016


Best: Titanium Thingamajigs: 43 Mercury Mechs: 56 Round One: Titanium Thingamajigs: 29 Mercury Mechs: 32 Round Two: Titanium Thingamajigs: 43 Mercury Mechs: 56 Round Three: Titanium Thingamajigs: 39 Mercury Mechs: 52 Keep checking for updates as they happen! Your friendly neighborhood webmaster.  READ MORE