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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California Community College Makerspaces are driving innovation in education and preparing students for STEM/STEAM careers.

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Explore College Makerspaces

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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Engineering Club SWAG

Jair and three other Design Hub interns worked together on a laser engraving project. This project was ordered from the …

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3D Bioprinter First Run

We recently unboxed our SE3D r3bEL mini bioprinter, which we plan to use for research and development aligned with our …

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Woodshop Recap

Thank you everyone who joined our workshop to learn the fundamentals of woodworking. We look forward to seeing you at …

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2018 Eco-Zombie Robot Challenge

Thank you to the students who participated in the 3rd Annual Eco-Zombie Robot Challenge!

Rocketcar Competition

On Saturday, October 13,2018, The design hub collaborated with the several students from San Juan High School. Bryan and Stephen …

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CCC Maker Weekly Webinar – Sustainability Symposium Prep – 11/8/18

Here is a quick webinar to help you prepare for the 11/30 Sustainability Symposium at College of the Canyons. We …

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Holiday Maker Workshop at Sierra College on December 7

Spread good cheer and make unique gifts at Sierra College Makerspaces’ 2nd Annual Holiday Maker Workshop. The holiday crafting will …

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Gear Box Fidget spinner

Ivan, intern from the Design Hub, has made the next gen fidget spinner.  The fidget spinner made from a transmission …

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October Newsletter Gives CCC Maker Update

  Read the CCC Maker October 2018 Newsletter to get an update on the initiative’s progress. Use this link to …

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CCC Maker – Weekly Webinars – Curriculum Conversation – 10/25/18

Join Project Leads from four CCC Maker Colleges as we discuss the innovative approaches they are taking to develop maker …

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