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Playing with Lego for University Credits

A really cool aspect of my major is that we get to build Lego robots in a third-year core lab course. So, essentially, our project is to code and actually have fun doing it, and while (ugh) I understand other normal courses are slightly more "practical" in the sense that, for example, we're expected to implement a boring word-sorting algorithm for a programming project, this course wins hard in comparison. Word-sorting algorithms: I love you, but you aren't made of colourful blocks that bring me back to my 6-year-old joys and wonderments. Okay - that was a blatant lie: the same friend that bought me my first serious bottle of wine also bought me my first lego set for my...

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