In The News: Hope Hull man competes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’ contest: Civil, construction engineering double major to compete on TV show

On a piece of his grandfather’s land tucked in this rural community, Casey Suchocki is living his dream. The American Ninja Warrior contestant – and who will be featured on the show’s upcoming eighth season in June – has built with his grandfather an obstacle course that mimics the show’s course… Read more

Sources: The Montgomery Advertiser, WTUG 92.9 FM

In The News: ALABAMA ROBOTICS TEAM WINS TWO NASA CHAMPIONSHIPS IN A ROW

The University of Alabama’s robotics team added another championship to the college’s pile over the weekend. Alabama Astrobotics, made up of engineering, computer science and other students from UA and Shelton State, bested nearly 50 teams from other institutions in the NASA Robotic Mining Competition. Their challenge? Build a robot… Read more

Sources: WVUA 23, NASA, Yellowhammer News, WBRC Fox 6, WBMA ABC 33/40

In The News: University of Alabama Astrobotics Team working to defend title at NASA competition

The University of Alabama’s Astrobotics Team is heading to the Kennedy Space Center. The team hopes to defend its national title in NASA’s Robotic Mining Competition. If this year’s team comes out on top, it will be the first time ever for a team to take the title two consecutive years. “Definitely… Read more

Sources: WBMA ABC 33/40, Alabama Public Radio