Workshops

  • All workshops are in the Kenan Science Library, G301 Venable Hall, unless otherwise indicated.
  • Registration is only required for the events indicated.
  • Suggest other topics by emailing us, KenanMakerspace@unc.edu

For more events, see also:
BeAM workshops in Murray Hall and Hanes Art Center
University Libraries Research Hub Calendar

Summer 2018

3D Design and Printing

Interested in 3D printing but don’t know where to start? Come learn about some tools that will help you bring your ideas to the physical world, and start designing with Tinkercad. Note: please bring a laptop computer and mouse to this workshop.

  • June 14, noon–1:00
  • June 20, noon–1:00
  • June 28, noon–1:00
  • July 10, noon–1:00
  • July 26, noon–1:00

3D Design with Fusion 360

Need to make more complex 3D objects for printing or online environments? Take this class to start using Autodesk Fusion 360. Note: Please bring a laptop with Fusion 360 already installed (a free version version of Fusion 360 for educational use is available here).

Create Virtual Reality Environments with Unity 3D

Get started with the Unity game engine to create a 3D environment you can explore with a virtual reality  headset. Note: Please bring a laptop with Unity already installed (download your free version here).

Virtual Reality Development Studio Orientation

This orientation will allow you to use our Virtual Reality Studio with the HTC Vive.

Beginning Arduino

Get started with Arduino, an open-source electronic development board useful for many fun and practical applications. Note: please bring a laptop computer to the workshop, and install the latest version of the Arduino software.

  • May 29, noon–1:00
  • June 27, noon–1:00
  • July 16, noon–1:00