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Students Teaching Students: Yes!

One Met student, Pat, taught another, Julio, how to use a powerful 3D design program, OpenSCAD. Julio, from Providence, was struggling to get his prototype completed so he took the bus to FabNewport this morning seeking support and inspiration. Julio has designed the “bait box;” A little gizmo designed to […]

Matchmaking 101

FabNewport—A Platform for Community Development? “I want to be the matchmaker,” said Jim Reed, executive director of the Newport Housing Authority, at the February FabNewport community meeting. What exactly does match making mean? It means FabNewport will succeed if we build relationships across traditional community boundaries and link people with […]