Play Some Games by LIU Post Game Design Students

Play Some Games by LIU Post Game Design Students

Got spare time these days? Looking to be inspired by what other students are up to - having fun with games and better yet with game development! Our friends at Wonderville recently hosted LIU Post's B.F.A. in Digital Game Design and Development student showcase, featuring 22...

Interested in Learning Linux?

Interested in Learning Linux?

If you've heard about or thought about learning the Linux operating system, but didn't know where to start or what's a good resource, the publisher O'Reilly has an oldie-but-goodie online - for free! Bill McCarty's 1999 Learning Debian GNU/Linux is 300+ pages of insightful...

#QCMakers: Reflection of PPE Fabrication

#QCMakers: Reflection of PPE Fabrication

The following was written by QC Makerspace Assistant (and QC Physics undergrad) Lillian C.One of the most stressful and concerning aspects of working in the medical field today is the lack of protection provided to healthcare professionals, especially for those who are directly...

for #QCmakers: RJ45 Cables for ‘Distance Learning’

for #QCmakers: RJ45 Cables for ‘Distance Learning’

UPDATE: the LIBRARY is currently CLOSED beginning Monday 3/16 - please see the Library homepage for any recent news or updates regarding re-opening of Rosenthal Library. The following offer/opportunity is currently limited to #QCmakers (makerspace 'members') - these are...

Observations of a 3DP Bridge #Fail

Observations of a 3DP Bridge #Fail

We had interesting #printfail recently that stirred some thoughts: you can see in the header image above the gap or bridge at a certain point in the print caused the print to fail. We weren't present when it happened but suspect the main part of the print was slightly knocked...

Welcoming Lillian to the QC Makerspace Team!

Welcoming Lillian to the QC Makerspace Team!

Introducing the newest member of the QC Makerspace team: Lillian C. Lillian is a sophomore BA Physics student who has been involved with the makerspace for some time now – she’s also one of the co-founders of the upstart Knights Robotics student club (which you might have read...

Say “Hello, World!” as a #3Dprint

Say “Hello, World!” as a #3Dprint

A while back we asked y'all if you could figure out where this multicolor 3D-print was headed: https://www.instagram.com/p/B4AP-oVnp8n/ If you guessed "Hello, World!" then you guessed correctly!https://www.instagram.com/p/B4nDCtgHoP0/ This "IRL" scratch block is the work of...

TIP: Use Tape on Ruler for Precision Location

TIP: Use Tape on Ruler for Precision Location

Use a piece of tape affixed to a flush-edge ruler to precisely - and visually! - locate the position you require:For instance here we had to raise 4 feet on an appliance to 2.625" -- which is admittedly an odd location on a ruler! And you don't want to repeatedly count to...

Made in the Makerspace: cosplay by Jay

Made in the Makerspace: cosplay by Jay

Congratulations to Jay M. for debuting their first cosplay at New York City Comic Con (NYCC) this past week/end! It was Jay's first foray into cosplay and first project of his working in our makerspace (hopefully of many more to come). The results are fantastic, and it looks...

Welcoming Piphat Cheng to the QC Makerspace Team

Welcoming Piphat Cheng to the QC Makerspace Team

Happy Friday! I wanted to both introduce and make everyone aware of the newest member of the QC Makerspace team: Piphat “Filmy” Cheng. Filmy is in his final year studying Graduate-level Photonics (Applied Physics). He’s our first Federal Work Study student aide and will be...