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Emergent Media Center Celebrates 10th Anniversary

EMC KICKS OFF 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION Associate Dean Ann DeMarle, Director of the Champlain College Emergent Media Center (EMC) announces the launch of a year-long campaign celebrating the 10th anniversary of the EMC and its programs. “We’ve done a lot in the past ten years. And we are celebrating this entire year – online and in person – […]

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MakerLab Workshop: Create Custom Stickers

Champlain College’s MakerLab is hosting a workshop on how to use a vinyl cutter to create custom stickers from digital or traditional art. Participants can bring digital or traditional art and easily turn it into applicable and durable vinyl stickers using the scanner and vinyl cutter at the MakerLab. Participants will learn how to use both machines and are […]

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MakerLab Workshop: Custom Analog Clock

Champlain College’s MakerLab is hosting a workshop on the basics of laser cutting/engraving to make a custom analog clock. Instructed by Hasan Alshaabi, participants will learn how to use the laser cutter to produce basic samples, which they will use to make the clock. Cardboard and clock movement kits will be provided during the workshop, along with all the tools […]

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MakerLab Workshop: 3D Modeling for 3D Printing

Champlain College’s MakerLab is hosting a workshop on the concept of 3D modeling for the purpose of 3D printing. Instructed by Tucker Cole, participants will be shown the 3D printing process and learn how to model a simple object in Autodesk Maya. After attending this workshop, participants are encouraged to head down to the MakerLab with their own models to […]

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MakerLab Workshop: Basic Laser Cutting/Engraving

Champlain College’s MakerLab is offering a workshop on making a custom lamp by applying basic laser cutting,  engraving, and electronics skills. Instructed by Niles Fromm, participants will build a working desk lamp using a laser cutter to craft the skeleton of the lamp out of wood, assemble the frame, and wrap a string lampshade. The completed lamp, can be taken home or given […]

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MakerLab Spring 2016 Workshops

  Champlain’s MakerLab is offering a series of workshops this Spring open to students, faculty, and others interested in learning how to use 3D modeling software, laser cutters, 3D printers, and more. The MakerLab is located in the Emergent Media Center, at the Lakeside Miller Center. For a full schedule of workshops and to sign up, click here.  Each […]

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Art Exhibit: Beautiful Complexity

Beautiful Complexity: Data Visualization 01 is an art exhibit featuring the PixelCloud sculpture created by the MakerLab Sandbox Team, lead by FMA Faculty Ken Howell and MFA Fellow Terrence Sehr. The exhibition is the first in a series focused on “the intersection of data analysis, art and design,” featuring works by Jonathon Harris, Fernanda Viégas, Martin Wattenberg and […]

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CCM Division Year End Student Showcase and Exhibitions

The 2015 CCM year-end student showcase features senior exhibitions, capstone presentations, thesis show, and interactive presentations at the Champlain Ethan Allen Center on Main Street from April 27-May 15.    April 27 – May 9: Student Capstone Group Show The show will feature Capstone projects from the Game Studio, Graphic Design, Creative Media, and Filmmaking programs. Artist Reception, […]

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EMC Brings Icarus to Birthday Bash

Champlain College’s Emergent Media Center joined Burlington Generator on March 28 for its one-year Birthday Bash. The bash was a celebration of what Generator has accomplished in the last year and featured different projects and tables for attendees to enjoy. The EMC brought along Icarus, a project being developed by the Sandbox Team. Icarus combines […]

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Champlain MakerLab Featured on College MakerLabs

Ken Howell, Emergent Media MFA professor and faculty advisor for the Champlain MakerLab, recently spoke with RETN’s College MakerLabs about the integration of makerspaces and academics at Champlain College.   The MakerLab at Champlain is about exploring what a makerspace can be and how it directly integrates with education. Howell and his students look at instances where […]

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