Underwater Robotics Club

STEM ROV Club 2018 - 19 Kickoff Event!
Our season begins on Thursday, September 27th.  Join us for an informational meeting at 6pm at the UWSP - Wausau Fieldhouse classroom followed by new member sign up and an opportunity to pilot a remotely operated vehicle in the UW Pool until 7:30pm!  Interested students in grades 6-12 should come with their responsible adult. Light refreshments will be served.
See below for more details.

Next Meeting - See Calendar Below

STEM ROV Club of Central WI is for middle school and high school students interested in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) and business related to STEM. 

Meetings will give club members opportunities to develop skills such as engineering, scientific inquiry, design, teamwork, soldering, budgeting, presentation, and marketing. Students also have the option to compete on a Scout or Ranger class team in the WI MATE ROV competition. Please visit www.marinetech.org for more information on the ROV competition. 
(see 2018-19 schedule below; also available for download as a .PDF)

Here is a link to a video of some of our Ranger mission at the 2015 Wisconsin MATE ROV competition.  

Here is the same mission from the on-board video camera.

Club Membership

Any students in grades 6 -12 are welcome to visit a club meeting with a parent/guardian present.

Applications for new members will be accepted on a first come - first served basis.  

Membership will be limited based on the ratio of students to mentors available.  Students, please encourage responsible and interested adults to attend, too! 

Student membership is $35 and mentor membership is $20. A limited number of scholarships will be available.  Applicants must print and complete the application and waiver below.  Mentors must also participate in a Criminal Background Check.

Applications for club membership may be downloaded below and will be available prior to the first meeting.

Please contact sschmidt@snapshotscience.org for more information.


Stephen Schmidt,
Nov 30, 2018, 8:15 AM
Stephen Schmidt,
Oct 17, 2018, 9:04 AM
Stephen Schmidt,
Nov 29, 2016, 8:41 AM