GO Learn!

When: January 31, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Curtin Library Makerspace, Kent St, Bentley WA 6102, Australia

Come along and learn how to play the most ancient and strategic game of all time! If you are already an advanced player, we would love you to teach us! Please join us for our weekly GO sessions, held each Wednesday in the Makerspace (Robertson Library, Level 5) from 12 pm. To find…

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GO Learn!

GO is known as the oldest game in human civilisation, and is also regarded as one of the original art forms in Asian cultures. The ancient game of GO (also known as 围棋 and바둑 or “the surrounding game”) originated in China about 3-4 thousand years ago, and became popular to…

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Games and GO in the Makerspace

When Silvia Lozeva is not a Strategy and Reporting Officer from Ethics, Equity and Social Justice, she coordinates an activity called ‘Go Learn!’ in the Makerspace. She told us about her experience below. “I run an activity, called Go Learn! which aims to bring lessons from the ancient board game…

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Using the Makerspace to support learning

Faculty of Humanities Sessional Academic Karen Miller’s areas of expertise in information and digital literacy/fluency are well served by the Makerspace. She describes how her teaching and research benefits from access to the Makerspace and its community. “In my teaching, I work with students in the Makerspace to support their coursework,…

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Festival of Learning: pop up makerspace

When: May 4, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Engineering Pavilion, Curtin University, Kent St, Bentley WA 6102, Australia

Curtin Makers is a community of makers within, or connected to, Curtin University. The physical ‘hub’ for Curtin Makers is the Curtin Library Makerspace, a learning environment which fosters the development of collaborative maker activities, underpinned by a constructivist pedagogical approach with peer learning, active participatory learning and self-directed learning at…

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Curtin Maker’s Learning Hub

Our resource page is a list of handy links that we have used in our workshops. Badge making Demo of our Badge making machine The Button Guy Painting T-Shirts for Loud Shirt Day See the Play list  of all the loud shirt videos or the list of the videos here. Paper circuitry…

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Bloom Curtin – Ideation workshop

When: August 22, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Curtin Library Makerspace , Building 105, Curtin University, Kent Street, Bentley WA 6102, Australia

Ideation is how we creatively generate, develop, and communicate new ideas. On the 22nd of August, the team at Bloom Curtin and Teach For Australia has prepared the opportunity to learn and grow your skills by taking the Ideation Workshop. Identify your strengths and combine them with your experience to…

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Makers of Curtin: Matteo Vinci

Our Maker of Curtin this week is Matteo Vinci, a first year Engineering student who also works in the Makerspace as a Library Student Assistant. Before coming to Curtin he studied Electronics Engineering at TAFE and worked in various industries in IT and Communications/Electronics. Matteo, what kind of things do…

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