Students from across the Rio Grande Valley and some from as far as Laredo and Corpus Christi attended The University of Texas-Pan American's Hispanic Engineering, Science and Technology (HESTEC) Robotics Day Thursday, Sept, 25. During the day, students participated in an advanced robotics competition and video game showdown. The students were assisted by members of the UTPA student organization, the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), who also served as judges for the competitions. HESTEC 2008 continues Friday, Sept. 26 with the HESTEC Career Fair at the UTPA Fieldhouse and Wellness and Recreational Sports Complex. More than 90 companies and organizations will be participating. For more information, visit www.hestec.org or call 956/381-3361.