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Tour of the CCGS Cape Roger (including workshop)

Tour of the CCGS Cape Roger (including workshop)

At the last Makers’ Social Night, we were invited to tour the CCGS Cape Roger by its chief engineer, Gerry McDonald.  Luckily, we were able to arrange a time before it left port.  We made our way to the Bedford Institute of Oceanography, under the MacKay Bridge, on a rainy, foggy Halifax night.  Gerry met our […]

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Space Hopper by Reilly, Franz and Sanches

Space Hopper by Reilly, Franz and Sanches

Derek Reilly (reilly@cs.dal.ca) is a professor at Dalhousie in the Computer Science Department. He is one of the professors at the Graphics and Media Lab. Juliano Franz (juliano.franz@dal.ca) is a PhD Student under Derek’s supervision. His background is in Engineering and he loves hardware prototyping. Vinicius Sanches was a visiting undergraduate student from Brazil. He is currently in […]

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Making Ornaments with the Central Library

Making Ornaments with the Central Library

On December 10 we were invited by the Central Library to present a craft for a special all-ages Crafting with Tech session.  We had planned on offering a craft involving soldering, but found out with a few days to go that the smoke alarms are too sensitive.  We had an emergency meeting and re-vamped the craft […]

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