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Welcome to the official REC Foundation Question & Answer system for Judging. All registered teams can ask for official Judging interpretations and clarifications. This Q&A is the only source for official Judging clarifications, and the clarifications made here by the REC Foundation Competition Judging Committee (CJC) are considered as official and binding as the written Guide to Judging.

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Sorting the Engineering Notebooks

Gina Wade (Event Partner)
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Innovate Award Clarification

Richard VanGilder (Event Partner)
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Think Award criteria clarification

Eric Schnurr (Event Partner)
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Not giving an Excellence award

Charles Sabatier (Event Partner)
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Digital Notebook Access

Trish Cook
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Editing Notebooks

Jennifer Dickhans (Event Partner)
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Ties at the boundaries of Top 30% for Excellence

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Preference of Handwritten Notebooks

Henry Hathaway
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Cleaning robot parts

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robot breaking during match

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