Eighth-grader Jerrod Rhodes works on a section of a robot this month. UT Arlington assistant professor Gian-Luca Mariottini and his graduate students are using assistive robots to get middle school and high school students more interested in science, technology, math and engineering in a class at the East Arlington Branch Library.
Eighth-grader Jerrod Rhodes works on a section of a robot this month. UT Arlington assistant professor Gian-Luca Mariottini and his graduate students are using assistive robots to get middle school and high school students more interested in science, technology, math and engineering in a class at the East Arlington Branch Library. Paul Moseley Star-Telegram
Eighth-grader Jerrod Rhodes works on a section of a robot this month. UT Arlington assistant professor Gian-Luca Mariottini and his graduate students are using assistive robots to get middle school and high school students more interested in science, technology, math and engineering in a class at the East Arlington Branch Library. Paul Moseley Star-Telegram

UTA program draws youths to science and engineering with help from robots

May 22, 2015 06:12 AM