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9/24/2014

Related Link: Smart Grid Education: Power & Energy Curriculum

Speakers: Jana Sebestik

Time: 12:00 PM 

Location: Classroom 201, 505 E. Green St. Champaign IL 61820 

TitleSmart Grid Education: Power & Energy Curriculum

Description:

This week the group will learn about power and energy curriculum designed by TCIPG Education. The print materials and interactive activities teach about power and energy in the home and the system that produces and delivers electricity. Interactive activities illustrate challenges, trade-offs and decisions that will come with the modernization of the electric grid.

For more information and to RSVP, please view the newly updated MSTE Friday Lunch Website!

 

 

9/12/2014

Related Link: Minecraft 3D Printing

Speakers: Jeff Ginger, Brandan Pflugmacher & Brendan McDonnell

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Classroom 201, 505 E. Green St. Champaign IL 61820

TitleMinecraft 3D Printing

Description:

Welcome Back! Time to get ready for the first Fall 2014 MSTE Friday Lunch!

This week the group will learn about Minecraft and 3D curriculum that debuted this summer at the Champaign-Urbana Community Fab Lab.  Students (ages 8-14) rendered images using Microsoft's Xbox Kinect 3D camera, imported these images to a Minecraft world, modified the image components, and then 3D printed the final product. Participants learned several other Minecraft world rendering tools and worked collaboratively to create their own Minecraft city.

For more information and to RSVP, please view the newly updated MSTE Friday Lunch Website!

 

9/2/2014

Related Link: Faculty Technology Open House

The University of Illinois Faculty Technology Open House will take place on Friday, September 5, 2014, from 9 am to 5 pm.

The Faculty Technology Open House is an opportunity for faculty members to learn more about the technology services available to them at the University.

Representatives from CITESAITSCITL and various campus IT departments will showcase a variety of information technology services. These different technologies and services can help faculty with both research and instruction. At the Technology Open House, faculty members will also be able to have one-on-one consultations with representatives from these services.

There is no cost for faculty to attend the Technology Open House. The event will be held in the Illini Union in Illini Rooms A, B and C.

Please check out the rest of the Faculty Technology Open House website for more information about the services that will be represented and more about the event itself.

 

 

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