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Megan Emmons Appointed as SAC Co-Chair

The Student Activitees Committee is pleased to announce that Megan Emmons, a PhD student at Colorado State University, will be joining us as committee co-chair for 2015. Megan received her B.S. degree from Colorado School of Mines in December 2010, and M.S. degree from Utah State University in 2013. At Colorado State University, Megan is researching swarm robotics with a focus on robust control algorithms.

Call for Student Video Contest Submissions

Do you have a cool robotic idea or application you want to show off? The IEEE RAS SAC wants you to make a creative video to show your robotics skills! Enter a video of your creation, showing robotics, and the winner’s video will be displayed at ICRA 2015 and posted on the IEEE RAS SAC website. Additionally, cash prizes will be given to the top three winners.

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Announcing the Winner of our Logo Contest

The SAC is pleased to announce the winner of our logo contest, Santiago Morante! We narrowed the submissions down to five (which wasn't easy), and put the vote out publicly. We received about 100 votes in total, and it was quite a close race with so many great submissions. The winning design, as well as the second and third place winners, are shown below. Thank you all so much for taking the time to participate.

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