Lubbock Website: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/coe/stem/gear/
Kickoff Date: February 13, 2016 Time: Elementary Schools: 1:00 PM - 2:30 pm; Middle Schools: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Venue: Texas Tech University, Biology Lecture Hall LH100. (The competition challenge will be presented; rules, game pieces, and game mats will be distributed; game theme will be related to real-world engineering)
Practice Date: March 5, 2016 Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Venue: Texas Tech Recreational Center: Teams come and practice on official game boards. Elementary schools compete in the morning (9 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.) middle schools in the afternoon (Noon - 2:45 p.m.).
Tournament Date: April 16, 2016 Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Venue: Competition Day at the Texas Tech Recreational Center: Compete to win a GEAR award. Elementary schools compete in the morning (8 a.m. - 12:30 p..m.) middle schools in the afternoon (1 p.m. - 5 p.m.).