Middle School FIRST Lego League Robotics Team Receives Award

The Middle School FIRST Lego League robotics team, Blazing Torch, received a 1st place award for teamwork and core values at a two-day state robotics competition at JMU, which featured a total of 109 teams. In addition to being tested on their team values, Blazing Torch drew attention for their innovative project - coding a mental health/mindfulness-based virtual reality escape for astronauts confined in small quarters over long-term space flight.