Create Your Makerspace Community

California Community College makerspaces are creating and sharing a model to fuel job creation and strengthen regional economies.

CCC Maker Initiative

To prepare students for STEM/STEAM careers, California Community Colleges are building makerspaces, faculty are embedding making into curriculum and employers are providing internships.

Doing What MATTERS

The CCC Maker Initiative is funded by the California Community College Chancellor’s Office, Workforce and Economic Division under the Doing What Matters for Jobs and the Economy framework.

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The CCC Maker Initiative supports California Community Colleges in creating makerspaces, developing maker curriculum, encouraging hands-on student projects and offering internships that uniquely reflect their campuses and communities.

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Makerspace Impact Publication — Educators Request Your Free copy

CCC Maker announced the publication of California Community College Makerspace Impact: Implementation Strategies & Inspiring Stories of Transformation which is available …

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Sierra College ISAM Presentation

Carol Pepper-Kittredge, Associate Dean of Workforce Innovation, Sierra College and Statewide Project Director, CCC Maker, presented this slide deck as part …

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Startup Mentor Round Meetup Mashes Up Business Experts, Students & Faculty

On November 20, 2019, a Startup Mentor Round Meetup was held on the Rocklin Campus.  Lead by businessman Steve Ricketts …

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Fall Faculty “Crafternoon” Builds Community

Mathematics Professors Katie Lucero and Lynn Harrison-Benavidez are in their second year of integrating Making into campus community building through …

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Create Handmade Gifts at Holiday Maker Workshop on Dec. 6

Bring your family to share the joy of learning to make gifts by hand, get photos taken with Santa and …

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Startup Pitch Mentor Round will be held During Global Entrepreneurship Week

On November 20, Sierra College will host Startup Pitch Mentor Round in celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Students will pitch their startups to …

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December 6 – Holiday Maker Workshop

Bring your family to Sierra College Makerspaces Holiday Maker Workshop to create handmade gifts with other the community members, faculty, …

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November 20 – Startup Pitch Mentor Round

To connect entrepreneurs to startup resources as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Sierra College Startup Pitch Mentor Round will be …

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Mt. San Antonio College and Moreno Valley College present at MIRA

On July 11, 2019, Mt. San Antonio College and Moreno Valley College presented workshops at the University of La Verne, …

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Rocklin Mini-Maker Faire Celebrates 5th Year

More than 3,500 community members attended the 2019 Rocklin Mini-Maker Faire, organized by the City of Rocklin and hosted at …

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