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Fab Lab Boot Camp Recordings

    Recordings of July 2020 Workshops, hosted by Bryan Maynard, AET Labs Applications Specialist. Bryan has since moved on from AET to pursue a new career in the modification of high-performance electric vehicles, which has always been a passion of his. We wish him the best of luck! However, we were fortunate to find… read more

Smith College Team From Massachusetts Wins CoVent-19 Challenge to Design New Ventilator for Developing World

SmithVent CoVent Challenge

Congratulations to the team at Smith College in Northhampton MA for their winning “SmithVent” design, recognized by the CoVent-19 Challenge! Below is the Press Release courtesy of our friends at Stratasys.   “We came into this not knowing anything about ventilators,” SmithVent team lead says. Top 3 teams from over 200 submissions win on-demand 3D… read more

Industry 4.0 Summer Online Professional Development

Two of our valued partners have each announced or updated the following summer online professional development learning programs. Certificates of professional development will be granted for all attendees: Festo Didactic: Live I4.0 webinars for the week of June 15th Collaborative Robots and Advanced Vision Mechatronics Apprenticeship Getting Started with FluidSim Industrial Pneumatics Level 1 Industrial… read more

2020 Summer Fab Lab Bootcamp

Summer Fab Lab Bootcamp Home Edition

Sharpen Your Skills over the Summer With our Remote Workshop Series Educators have many factors weighing on their minds as they figure out what the next school year will look like. How do we keep students safe in the classroom environment, all while striving to ensure that ALL our students have the opportunity to continue… read more

New Solutions for School Safety During Covid-19 – Introducing OneScreen GoSafe

Onescreen GoSafe Scanner

They’re calling it the “new normal”, and however you slice it, it’s demanding creative new solutions that will allow us to forge ahead with the important task of educating our nation’s students. We are pleased to be introducing a new technology for New England schools looking to create a safer way to offer on-campus learning… read more

Create Without Compromise with the new Stratasys J55

J55 Education Bundle

The learning curve for design students is accelerated with the right tools. From fast concept models to quality high-fidelity models, the classroom -friendly J55 3D printer is an affordable option for maximum designer output. Stratasys’ tried-and-tested technology simplifies the entire design process, streamlining workflows at every step, from rough prototypes to high-fidelity final models. And… read more

5 Steps to 5-Axis

Dynamic and efficient, 5-axis machining is fast becoming the standard in manufacturing. As more complex geometries and production efficiencies are demanded by industry, how do we prepare students with the right skills needed to excel as advanced, 5-axis adept machinists? Download the 5 Steps to 5-Axis Guide for Educators, our reference developed with industry leaders… read more

This National Robotics Week We Announce our Partnership with Universal Robots

Universal Robots Education Packages

It’s National Robotics Week – a time to celebrate the importance of the U.S. robotics industry and to recognize the immense social and cultural impact that robotics will have as we build our future. In light of this, we’re happy to announce our partnership with Universal Robots to develop and provide exclusive education packages. UR… read more

“Corona Crowns” 3D Printed Face Shield Initiative News

Corona Crowns - 3D Printed Face Shields for Medical Workers

We’re all grappling with the many ways COVID-19 is touching all of our lives. That said, our spirits have been buoyed seeing the New England education community come together to create PPE for healthcare heroes the past couple weeks. Utilizing the 3D printers they have at their disposal, educators are setting a fine example in… read more