Present your project. Discuss key features, challenges faced, outcomes, etc.

"The project that Cory and I have created is an infrared light barrier. During the creation of this light barrier, we faced several challenges. We had to learn how to solder in order to create our light barrier. Some problems when initially were learning to do so, we did not know how to work the … Continue reading Present your project. Discuss key features, challenges faced, outcomes, etc.

Update Regarding Our Team Project

"We have decided to make an IR light barrier. This will allow us to develop our technological skills. We can take this project and design a way to make an alarm system that is based off light. How it will work is there is an IR sensor and when it gets interrupted the alarms silence … Continue reading Update Regarding Our Team Project

Outline your team’s project.

"We want to create a project that benefits some of the problems going on in our everyday lives. I suggested using the 3D printer so we can build the bases for most of our projects. We want to make something that can actually help us as humans or even as a planet. For example, we … Continue reading Outline your team’s project.

Is innovation an important component of entrepreneurship?

"I believe that innovation plays an extremely important role in entrepreneurship. Despite the common phrase "If it ain't broke don't fix it" many companies and businesses need to learn to innovate their products to better fit societal needs around the country or even the world. Entrepreneurship is defined as, “The process of designing launching and running … Continue reading Is innovation an important component of entrepreneurship?

What do you hope to create this semester?

Upon learning what this class is actually about, I became excited and was ready right away to begin working in the makerspace with the 3D printer and all of the other various tools around the shop. My brain was kicked into overdrive thinking of all the amazing things that could be created with the access … Continue reading What do you hope to create this semester?