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Join Us: Co-Lab Open House

Come discover all the Co-Lab can offer you! Visit our space, join us for some light hearted fun & get some free pizza!

Co-Lab Open House
Thursday, August 29
5:00-7:00 p.m.
Technology Engagement Center, Telecom Building,  (West Campus)


Co-Lab Ladies Night this Wednesday

RSVP on Facebook.

Innovation Co-Lab’s Roots Program Schedule announced

The Innovation Co-Lab’s Roots program is a series of free, hands-on, practical technology workshops, offered throughout the semester to all students, faculty and staff.  This semester, we’ll be offering classes on web development and design, UX, 3d modeling and fabrication, and a variety of other technology topics.  The first wave of classes is available now for enrollment at colab.duke.edu/roots.

From Junkyard to Cutting Edge

Read how Chip Bobbert helps salvaged metal gets a second life in Duke’s Innovation Co-Lab in DukeToday: https://today.duke.edu/2018/12/junkyard-cutting-edge.

Duke student takes chocolate to new heights

Have you ever heard of a drone made out of chocolate?  Watch the video online.

Scholarships to attend Construct3D 2018

Duke’s Innovation Co-Lab is offering a scholarship for Duke students, faculty and staff to attend the Construct3D 2018 Conference (October 5-8) at Georgia Tech. The scholarship will cover the cost of registration for the event the weekend of October 5-8 as well as a chartering a bus from Durham to Atlanta (6 hours).  Lodging will also be covered for student applicants.  Details of the event and application for the scholarship are available online. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 14.

Learn new technical skills with Innovation Co-Lab Roots Program

The Innovation Co-Lab offers a variety of training / workshop opportunities this semester, free for students, faculty or staff.  They cover a variety of topics including web design, web programming, 3d modeling, scanning, and printing, electronics, and more. We have announced the first half of the semesters’ classes on our website (and they are filling up quickly), and will continue to roll them out more throughout the semester.  Full details at colab.duke.edu/roots.

Happy Holidays from Duke OIT!

Decorated 3D printers.

Innovation Co-Lab announces fall 2017 roots courses

The Innovation Co-Lab provides workshops in a variety of formats on practical technology topics including web development, mobile development, hardware prototyping, research computing, and using the Studio equipment.

The Fall 2017 schedule & registration:

Also, weekly drop-in Studio Sessions offer popular topics. Go to https://colab.duke.edu/roots for information, updates.

New online course – Introduction to Git at Duke

A new online Introduction to Git at Duke course was developed by Innovation Co-Lab. Topics include setting up a Git repository, working with remote repositories on Duke’sGitLab, and recommendations for team workflow.

To connect, go here: https://extend.duke.edu/courses/course-v1:InnovationCoLab+998042043+2017/about