Project Elevate: The Rise of MakerHub at Baruch College

Dear makers, DIY enthusiasts, students and/or reader, The onset of summer break elicits a sigh of relief from college students, the anticipation of travel excursions, and warmth in the summer sun. Here at the MakerHub (the premier makerspace at CUNY Baruch), we have been busy scheming away to bring forth an exciting, productive and eventful Fall […]

Baruch students get creative at the Maker Hub Design Challenge

During our March 2016 Pop Up Makerspace, we announced our first ever Design Challenge! Students from Zicklin, Weissman, and the School of Public Affairs worked together and individually to craft their projects for cash prizes. Browse the inventive works, paintings, and gadgets below. Click for more detail!  

Recapturing the Sparks of Your Creative Confidence

Have you ever uttered the words, “Oh I can’t do that — I’m not creative enough”? Have you ever had an idea knock around your head, the words about to roll off your tongue, but you stop yourself out of fear of not being creative enough? Or maybe fear of not making sense, of uncertainty, or fear of […]

A Call to All Makers: Trending Developments

The self-proclaimed, “Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth” has made its rounds to the New York Hall of Science for its 6th annual festival of “invention, creativity, and resourcefulness”. With over 900 booths and 200 scheduled presentations and shows, the Faire evokes a great sense of wonder. With peculiar trinkets and unabashed displays of all things […]