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Citation Salon

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Research, Cite, Grab a bite! Wednesday, May 2nd from 8pm-Midnight Librarians will be available for assistance.

8-9pm: Mini-session on citation skill building with Librarian Maria Rothenberg.

6th floor of the Gladys Marcus Library, Shirley Goodman Resource Center

Makerminds Cricut Workshop

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Cricut, the smart-cutting machine technology company, is coming to the Fashion Institute of Technology for a hands-on workshop. You'll get the opportunity to learn more about what the Cricut Maker has to offer with the ability to intricately cut hundreds of materials from fine silks to heavier leathers in seconds. The Cricut team will also be on-site to make a leather bag project that was created by one of our FIT students using the Cricut Maker.

Thursday, April 26th from 12 noon-2pm, Library, 6th Floor 

  MakerMinds Makey Makey Giant Keyboard

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Build and play with a giant working piano. The keyboard will be powered by code from Scratch.com and our own Makey Makey circuit board.

Friday, April 20th from 12 noon - 2pm

Contact: jana_duda@fitnyc.edu or helen_lane@fitnyc.edu 

Saturday Church: Dress Up and Dress OUT
Panel and Film Screening
Wednesday April 11, 2018 5:30-8:30pm
John E. Reeves Great Hall  

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A panel comprised of FIT community members will join Luka in discussion of issues surrounding societal perceptions and self realization.

Panel Participants: Prof. Kim Cunningham, Prof. Roberta Degnore, Prof. Michelle Handelman, and 2017 Valedictorian Nate Restrepo 

Moderated by Dr. Susan Breton

 MakerMinds Event: Getting Started With LilyPad and Arduino

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Are you interested in wearable technology and smart devices? If so, be sure to join us to learn more about the LilyPad wearable microcontrollers (available for check-out at the Library) and how to program them in Arduino. Basic computer skills are required. Friday March 23rd, Library 6th floor, Goodman Center.                              To register click hereContact: jana_duda@fitnyc.edu  or helen_lane@fitnyc.edu 

MakerMinds Event: Laser Cut Stencil/Stamp Custom Design T-Shirts

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Create your own unique t-shirt design using our custom lasercut stamps. Free T-shirts and paint provided! Event is limited to 20 students, sign up is required. http:/goo.gl/forms/NAMC7OVNbqdunogf2 Friday March 9th, Library 6th floor, Goodman Center. Contact: jana_duda@fitnyc.edu / helen_lane@fitnyc.edu 

Citation Salon

Citation Salon poster 

Research! Cite! Have a bite! Tuesday February 20th 8pm-midnight. From 8pm to 9pm there will be a mini session on citation skill building with librarians Maria Rothenberg and Christina Kennedy. Librarians will be available for assistance. 

 MakerMinds Event: Button Maker Activity

Tuesday, February 13th, 12-2pm

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Make your very own wearable buttons! Bring your printed photos, original art, magazines and more to fit our 1" or 2 1/4" buttons. Great for Valentine's Day!

LEGO FreePlay!

Every Thursday from 12-2pm | 6th Floor Library 

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