Forty-eight teams throughout New York City gathered at the Dalton Physical Education Center to compete in the FIRST Tech Challenge last weekend. The teams came from public, charter, and independent schools including Trinity, Horace Mann, Francis Lewis, Stuyvesant, and the Academy for Young Writers. All five of the Dalton teams competed with the goal of placing in the top 12 and moving onto the NYC Championship.
At CNN headquarters in Columbus Circle, Brooke Baldwin CNN anchor met with Girls Who Code members throughout the city, including students from Dalton. Brooke talked about being a woman in media and the need for more female voices. A CNN recruiter talked about summer internship opportunities with their parent company Warner Media.
Story and photos provided by Computer Science teacher Katie Jergens