Parking Alert - The parades scheduled for Friday afternoon and Saturday Oct. 3, have been canceled due to weather. During football Game Day Saturday, the Parade Ground will be closed to parking. Parking will be on a first-come, first-served, basis on paved areas only. Tailgating will not be allowed on the Parade Ground. For more information, click here.
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Robotics Demonstrations Saturday at VMI

FullTextImage/img/@altCol. Shawn Addington, professor and head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, gives a demonstration to children at last year's Robotics Day. -- VMI File Photo.

LEXINGTON, Va., Feb. 27, 2013 – The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Military Institute will hold its annual Robotics Day this Saturday, March 2, from 1 to 4 p.m. in Cocke Hall.

Events will include demonstrations of wheeled and walking robots by cadets from the electrical and computer engineering program; exhibitions of Robotics Challenges by FIRST Lego League teams from area schools; and demonstrations of the Virginia State Police bomb disposal robot.

Robotics Day is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Col. Dave Livingston at or 540-464-7545.