Spring Intermission: Artistic Workshop

Spring Intermission: Artistic Workshop In collaboration with the NYU Graduate Student Council, the MakerSpace Greenhouse conducted a creative workshop on March 27, 2018 to decorate and paint mason jars. We had a number of participants who attended this session and celebrated the onset of the spring season by painting beautiful depictions of spring on the mason jars! The participants were given a smooth finish mason jar and were provided all materials and supplies including acrylic paints,…

Cocoa Break

COCOA BREAK We have been conducting the Cocoa Break every Monday at 4:00 PM this semester at the MakerSpace. This is an opportunity for students to enjoy hot cocoa and marshmallows at the MakerSpace, engage in a different fun activity every week and network to share your work with the Tandon community! If you haven’t had a chance to drop by yet, make sure to come next Monday to relish, network and play! Last month…

Nike Circular Innovation Challenge: Design new products with Nike Grind

Are you looking for an innovation and design challenge? Are you interested in sustainability? Are you interested in materials? If you responded yes to at least one of these questions, make sure to check the Nike Circular Innovation Challenge using circular design and Nike Grind materials. Enter the Nike Grind Challenge on OpenIDEO innovation platform to win up to $30,000 of funding for your concept: All early-stage ideas submitted to the Nike Circular Innovation Challenge:…

Summer Start Up Sprint: Looking for a way to refine and grow your idea into a start up

Check the Summer Start Up Sprint, a “2- to 3-week intensive program is one of two bi-annual Startup Sprints for NYU undergrads, grad students & postdocs. Designed for current students (graduating in 2019 or later), the Sprint is an opportunity for early-stage teams to test the value of their solutions with potential customers through customer discovery and experimentation. The Summer Sprint offers either a $350 grant (for two-week participation) or $700 (for three-week participation), plus an opportunity for select…

Ideation Series by Greenhouse at MakerSpace

The Greenhouse team at MakerSpace is conducting an Ideation workshop series aimed at introducing students to Design Thinking, Prototyping and processes that help in delivering the right product to users. The first workshop in the series was Introduction to Design Thinking held by Jason Charles from Design For America, NYU on February 20th. Students learnt how to make the “Perfect watch” by brainstorming and having continuous interviews with users. Simple prototypes were created using resources…

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