Robot inspires Mohawk grad to help others

Robot inspires Mohawk grad to help others

By Renée Gendreau, New Castle News When Cris Colaluca graduates Tuesday, a part of him will stay behind at Mohawk Area High School. Owned by the district, the VGo robotic telepresence device that Cris has used since seventh grade to attend school remotely, remains at...
How robots are changing education

How robots are changing education

By Linda Schmidt, Fox5NY Imagine seeing a robot coming down the hallway in your school. Students at Saint Bartholomew in East Brunswick, New Jersey, see it every day. A robot called VGo enables Tyler Knurek, 13, to attend class and be with his friends while he is...
Verizon funds robots for senior project

Verizon funds robots for senior project

By Renee Gendreau, New Castle News Next month, Cris Colaluca graduates from high school via robot. But, before he does, the Mohawk Area High School senior wants to help others in similar circumstances. Diagnosed with rare seizure disorder as well as spina bifida, the...