--College News

Colleges are making updates on their progress through blog posts found on the Resources page.


Santa Maria Times (3-23-19) Origami, 3D printing capture creativity at Santa Maria library’s makerspace program by Kenny Cress

Noozhawk (3-9-19) Hancock College, Keys 2 the Coast Offer Innovative Internship – Students work to solve real-world business challenges by Donna Polizzi

PRWEB (3-7-19) Sierra College Makermatic Interns Meet Architecture Challenge

SCVTV (3-5-19) March 23: SoCal MakerSpace Festival at COC

Coast Report Online (2-19-19) A creative space by 

PRWEB (2-7-19) Sierra College Startup Pitch Mentor Round on Feb. 20 Features Samson Sky CEO Sam Bousfield on Launch of the Switchblade Flying Car

Mt. San Jacinto College (2-7-19) MSJC Launches Mobile Career Center

City of Moreno Valley (1-14-19) iMake Innovation Mobile Center Trains Leaders


PR Web (11-27-18) Sierra College Plans Holiday Maker Workshop on December 7

Sierra Sun (11-26-18) Sierra College students present Career Kaleidoscope in PechaKucha format

InlandEmpire.us (11-15-18) Moreno Valley College Unveils iMake Innovation Mobile Center

California Economic Summit Partnerships for Industry & Education: Accelerating Upward Mobility 2018 (October 2018) pg 23 Cabrillo College “Santa Cruz Makerspace Collaborative” pdf of report

Make Education (September 19, 2018) Mentoring: An Operating System for Learning  (mentions Krause Center for Innovation at Foothill College)

Santa Maria Times (September 15, 2018) Makerspace expands at Santa Maria Public Library

Santa Maria Times (September 2, 2018) Kevin G. Walthers: Making community partnerships

SFMADE (8-23-18) MakerSPHERE: More Opportunities to Make by 

Mercury News(July 24, 2018) Foothill to start a tech training program for women by Kristin Lam 

Maker Magazine (June 19, 2018) Overcoming Struggles Through People, Community, and Creating Change By Gina Lujan

Good Day Sacramento (June 12, 2018) Sierra College Robotics Club Chassis built in makerspace


Yuba Net (May 11, 2018)  Sierra College Presents Hanna Keraf, a Social Entrepreneur from Jakarta, at Student Startup Showcase on May 17 followed by Startup Hustle Demo Night

Manufacturing Stories (May 5, 2018) Business & Sierra College Open Doors to Educators to Demonstrate Advanced Manufacturing Careers

CBS 13 – Good Day Sacramento (5-2-18)   Sac City College Makerspace Sacramento City College opens a new high-tech makerspace for students! and Sac City College Makerspace Pt. 2 Bethany is checking out Sac City’s new makerspace for students!

Santa Maria Times (4-20-18) ‘Made in Santa Maria’: Creatives gather at Hancock College for daylong symposium on ‘placemaking’

Moorpark Acorn (April 6, 2018) Moorpark College puts ‘maker’ grant to good use 

League for Innovation in the Community College – Innovation Showcase (April 2018) Sierra College Incorporates the Maker Mindset into Education 

Santa Maria Times (March 30, 2018) Superhero STEAM Camp opens new opportunities for local Girl Scouts

Placer Herald (March 27, 2018) Sierra students getting maker and entrepreneurial skills leading to careers

Campus Technology (March 27, 2018) Sierra College Uses Grant Funds to Expand Ties to Community Makerspaces

The Union (March 25, 2018) — Community college grant opens doors for Sierra College students

Santa Maria Times (February 8, 2018) Collaborative makerspace comes to life at Hancock College 

Los Altos Town Crier (February 7, 2018)  KCI offers Tech Camp for teens over break –

Mountain View Voice (Feb 12, 2018) — Foothill tinkers with new Makerspace 

Santa Cruz Sentinel (January 23, 2018) Makerspace brings high-tech tools to Aptos’ Cabrillo College



Colelge of Alameda (August 13, 2017) College of Alameda Receives $250,000 Makerspace Grant

Campus Technology (July 31, 2017) Sierra College to Build Up Makerspaces with $350,000 Grant

Urban Manufacturing Alliance (July 14, 2017) Making Maker Spaces Work for Young People: Lessons from Sacramento

Placer Sentinel (April 12, 2017) Sierra College Students’ Imaginations Lit by Engineer at Hacker Lab