Workshops & Events

3D Design LiY - Learn It Yourself… With Us!

Instructors: Laura Taalman, Jamie Calcagno-Roach

Would you like to be able to learn advanced 3D design software and have time to design? Join our 3D Design users group and learn software like Fusion 360, OpenSCAD, Rhino, Meshmixer, and others. Never used or even heard of this software before? That’s ok, we will learn together! We will choose software to learn based on the interests of the participants. 3D printers will be available to print designs. No previous experience required.

Objectives

During this LIY experience, participants will: 

EXPLORE different software options for creating original 3D designs.  
CREATE 3D-printed  objects using different 3D design methods.
JOIN a learning community of faculty and students interested in similar design methods.

Dates and Location

Wednesdays

Feb 1, 15, Mar 1, 15, 29, Apr 12

2:30-4:00pm in Burruss 349

Application

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm. Selected participants will be notified by January 25th.

Apply at: http://jmu.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_3JETBi0r4nkeqYB

Contact

For any questions about this program please contact Laura Taalman at taalmala@jmu.edu or Jamie Calcagno-Roach at calcagjm@jmu.edu.

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3D Scanning Sandbox

Instructors: Jamie Calcagno-Roach, Dave Stoops, Grover Saunders, Daniel Robinson & Laura Taalman

Did you know that we have 3D scanners on campus that can be used to scan objects to 3D print? Would you like to understand how to use this technology and help us learn the best applications for it while having fun at the same time? Don't stress about how, join us for the 3D scanning sandbox and let's learn together!  We will bring the tools, you bring your ideas!  This will be an exploratory project in which selected faculty and Innovation Services will work and learn together, generate ideas, and reflect on discoveries.  No previous experience required.   

Objectives

At the completion of this immersive series, participants will be able to:

EXPLORE the purpose of using 3D scanning.  
CREATE 3D objects using different 3D scanning methods.
LEARN the best practices for which 3D scanning method works for which projects. 

Dates and Location

Fridays

Feb 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 17

1-3:00pm in Rose Library 5311

Application

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, January 20, 2017 at 5:00pm. Selected participants will be notified by January 27th.

Apply at: http://jmu.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_2fRpOG6nlimEerz

Contact

For any questions about this program please contact Jamie Calcagno-Roach at calcagjm@jmu.edu or Dave Stoops at stoopsed@jmu.edu.

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2017 Spring Institute for Summer Online Course Development

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The Art of the Digital Assignment

Instructors: Nicole Wilson & Elaine Kaye

explore. experience. engage: The evolving classroom.  

In this six week immersive series, instructional faculty will explore research, experience digital activities, and engage with their peers and the global digital community.

Objectives

At the completion of this immersive series, participants will be able to:

  • Develop an understanding of the history, theories and principles related to Digital Assignments
  • Discover the evolving role of students as content creators
  • Identify and employ credible resources to stay abreast of emerging and evolving trends in the field and continue to build a supportive network
  • Construct an integrated and comprehensive assessment plan for the created digital assignment
  • Design and present a digital assignment grounded in a theoretical framework and principles presented throughout this immersive program

Dates and Location

Tuesdays

Jan 31, Feb 7, 14*, 21, 28, Mar 14, 21

1:00-4:00pm in FacultyConnect Carrier (Room 22)

*Individual consultations will take place on these days

Application

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 17.

Apply at: https://jmu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_2tOL3ePMGr09Ro9

Contact

For any questions about this program please contact Elaine Kaye at robertef@jmu.edu or Nicole Wilson at wilso2rn@jmu.edu

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