Makerspaces in Higher Education

Here’s an event I’ll be speaking at that anyone’s invited to come out and enjoy:

Join the staff and class of LSP 111: The Maker Movement in Chicago for a talk and discussion with Prof. Jay Margalus on the topic of Makerspaces in Higher Education.

Jay is a computer scientist and designer with a focus in emerging tech. He is the Faculty Director at DePaul University’s Idea Realization Lab, and teaches in DePaul’s School of Design. He has been making makerspaces for over a decade in and around Chicago, and literally wrote the certification on making for Caterpillar, Inc. He makes the custom hardware games Thotcon 0x9Thotcon 0x8, and Big Data Outbreak. You can read about him in the Chicago Tribune or see see his recent talks and keynotes for Crowdsupply’s: Teardown, the American Medical Association and Chicago Public Schools.

Jay Margalus is on Twitter at @jaymargalus

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