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Indie Lab RVA in Action

Indie Lab RVA is bringing independent scientific discovery and experimentation to Richmond. They have recently held two events to inspire and inform. The water bottle rocket launch hangout pictured above, and a class on electroplating. They also have an upcoming event DNA … Continue reading

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Monthly Maker Workshop – CAD Dojo

HackRVA trained beginners of AutoCAD in the CAD Dojo.  The CAD Dojo uses repetition and scaffolding in a video-game inspired level system to drill students on common commands for drawing in AutoCAD. This method forgoes the stickier parts of the … Continue reading

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Non-Traditional Learning at HackRVA

Let it be known! A serious amount of non-traditional learning has occurred at HackRVA this year and continues to go on! I’ve most recently been attending Jonathon’s amazing QT C++/Frameworks class. It’s the closest thing that I’ve seen to an … Continue reading

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RVA Makerfest – Teaching Richmond to Solder

We’re teaching Richmond to solder at the upcoming RVA Makerfest! Pictured above is the custom “blinky badge” designed by HackRVA. We’ll be using it to teach makers of all ages the wonderful art of soldering. And they’ll get a sweet … Continue reading

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