Author: Chieuanh Nguyen

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  Meet The Mentor Chieuanh Nguyen joined the Maker Jawn family in January of 2016. She graduated from Dickinson College with a major in Biology and minor in East Asian Studies. She speaks both conversational Vietnamese and Japanese. During high school, she was in a robotic club for two years, where she participated in the SeaPerch Challenge at Drexel University.… Read more →

Updates on Summer Programming 2016

Summer Programming There are many, new changes to the Maker Jawn programming to accompany the summer schedule. This include no programming on Fridays and Saturdays. The time have also changed to 1:00-4:00pm instead of the usual 3:00-6:00pm. Unfortunately, since there are no Saturday programming, there will be no Maker Celebration during the summer. There are also many positive and exciting things… Read more →

Pittsburgh Trip Reflection

Pittsburgh Trip Reflection A few of our Maker Mentors went to Pittsburgh to visit another MakerSpace, called TheLabs.  Here are just some reflections from the trip. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ TheLabs Differences: They have few mentors with just 5 mentors (including their project manager) They only have programming at 3-4 locations They work closely with the Teen Specialists at their libraries (who are also consider… Read more →