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On Saturday 29 April, the UAS Scorpions Robotics Team, composed of Mahdi Abdul-Jalil, Abdel-Rahman Al-Khawas, Zhengyi Gen, Zhishang Zhang and Amir Heidary, traveled to Horizon International School to compete in the annual national rounds of the World Education Robotics Competition (WER). "The competition was composed of many different tasks, which tested students in different areas, such as creativity, presentation skills and teamwork," shared Mahdi. "We dedicated our lunch hours for weeks, practicing building robots that completed the six predetermined tasks, as well as on a presentation about the Industrial Revolution," he added. Finally, the students’ outstanding performance saw their hard work and commitment to this project pay off as they secured 390 points, claiming a second place victory for the team!