PIZZA AT THE PARKWAY | Wednesday 09.06.17
Location: 5 West North Avenue, SNF Parkway
Baltimore Collegetown Network | 09.14.17
Grad Lab Workshop: Studio Lighting | Thursday 09.07.17
**If you would like to checkout Strobe or LED kits you must attend this workshop
Location: Grad lab from 7:30-10:30pm
2017 Workshops with MICA's Visiting Engineer, Paul Mirel | September - October
Location: In the dFab Studio in MICA's Station Building
Sponsored by MICA's Office of Graduate Studies
You can attend any of these hands-on workshops. You can attend as many as you like or just one. There are no prerequisites. The workshops are not sequential. You can also bring in-progress projects with you to work on. There is no charge for the workshops.
Saturday, September 23 – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Introduction to Electronics: Control and Power
Learn about and use electronics components in simple circuits. Learn to plan your circuits so that they work, and how to build them so they work reliably.
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – circuit play time and consultation with Paul
Saturday, September 30 – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Arduino: Control and Automation
Learn to control an Arduino**. Use an Arduino to control motion using a servo motor, and to read from reality using a simple sensor. Automate a system, from input, to processing, to output.
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Arduino play time and consultation with Paul
Saturday, October 7 – 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm – LED and Neopixel Extravaganza
Ooh! Pretty Colors! Ooh! Flashing Patterns! Seriously, how much voltage? Even more seriously, how much current? Learn how to choose LED lighting components, how to control Neopixel programmable three-color LEDs, and how to design and implement automated lighting patterns.
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – LED and Neopixel play time and consultation with Paul
RSVP to Paul Mirel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* Read a profile of Paul in MICA's Magazine, Commotion
** What is an Arduino? A baby computer that can accept signals from the world and manipulate objects to interact with the world.
OPPORTUNITIES & OTHER NEWS
Moveable Feast |Thursday 09.14.17
Moveable Feast is a Baltimore based non-profit that provides nutritious foods and other services in order to preserve quality of life for people with HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-threatening conditions. For more information, or to learn how you can get involved, please visit www.mfeast.org
Be sure to join Kevin Brown and Lydia Woods for dinner on September 14! They will be at Nancy by SNAC at 131 W North Avenue in Baltimore.
Assistant/Associate Professor of Art in Painting & Drawing
For more information and to apply online visit: recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply
For information about the department please visit: art.ucla.edu
Application deadline: October 22, 2017
2017 New for Graduate Students: Drop-In Writing Activities & Consultations!
Drop-in writing activities & consultation hours for September & October:
Want to find out what you're thinking?
Need help finding words to describe your work?
Want someone to think carefully about the words you're using in your work?
Want to think differently, more playfully, about writing?
Miss creative writing?
Need a listener?
The Maryland Film Festival
Please check out the Membership Page to take advantage of this offer starting September 1st!
Gutierrez Memorial Fund Legacy Grant | Deadline: 09.30.17
For more information on eligibility and to download an application please visit: http://gutierrezmemorialfund.com/grant-info/.