AUBURN – Auburn University will host the 2010 South’s BEST Robotics Regional Championship from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST, on Saturday, Nov. 20 at Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum. The event, in which middle and high school teams will compete to build and market the best robot. is sponsored by the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering and the College of Science and Mathematics. It is free and open to the public.
Students in the School of Architecture’s first year Foundation Studio have created a set whose design will enhance not only the physical venue of the competition, but also the mood. The students will work late into the night to surprise Saturday morning’s competitors as they arrive.