• Jan. 27: FIRST Tech Challenge 2017: The College of Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi invites the public to attend the FTC League Championship on Saturday, Jan. 27, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the University Center, Anchor Ballroom. The FTC League Championship allows teams of students in grades 7-12 to build, program and operate robots of their design. Guided by coaches and mentors, students develop skills in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics as well as practice engineering principles while realizing the value of hard work, innovation and sharing ideas. For more information, contact Mayra Alvarado at 361.825.6025; or visit http://sci.tamucc.edu/ENGR/FTC/index.html