Sesamedia + Studio Ju Ju Blog
Putting new technologies to work for creative and community initiatives.
It was long overdue to bring local architects into the conversation of "making" in Vermont and the conference served as the perfect opportunity to get the conversation started. I hope to see many of you again at the Neri Oxman talk this fall at UVM. Follow this link for more information about the Neri Oxman event.
Here's what we talked about on June 6 at ACX 2014:
On May 15, 2014 Sesamedia will present at
Do, Make and Create! Exploring Creative Ideas for the Classroom
The 15th Annual VITA-Learn and VSLA Ed Tech Conference! For and by Teachers, Librarians, Administrators and Technology Specialists. At Champlain College, Burlington, VT.
Sesamedia and Vermont Makers sessions include:
Spark a Culture of Innovation: Making-it in Your Community Register and Learn More
Come and see what the kids will be making and learning this summer! A grant from the Vermont Community Foundation was awarded for children and teens in Vermont’s public libraries to support this summer’s Collaborative Summer Library Program theme, Science.
From Space Suits to High Fashion: A Hands-on Introduction to E-textiles Register and Learn More
The emerging field of e-textiles is exciting, fun, beautiful and overflowing with opportunities for innovation. E-textiles are articles of clothing, home furnishings, or architecture that include embedded computational and electronic elements (Berzowska 2005). They are also found in smart military uniforms, sportswear that monitors health indicators and portable medical devices.Sponsored by: VSLA and VITA-Learn Co-Sponsored by: Vermont Agency of Education
We have some of our best programming with Vermont FabLab and Vermont Makers coming up in 2014. Also from the studio, three new websites launching in the next month. We'll post the new sites as they go live and you can check out the Vermont Makers programs over at vermontmakers.org.
Other News Bits
We have security and backup recommendations for all of our website clients. Individual notices went out last month and we are beginning to implement the new features in January. If you need to schedule your upgrade, please contact Jenn.
We are very proud of our support of Vermont Makers, Champlain Maker Faire and other art & technology initiatives in Vermont. Check out this short history of Vermont Makers, a graphic timeline of the past few years.
We will launch the distribution of the STEAM-e-ZINE email newsletter and blog this month! Explore innovation zones across art, science + engineering on the local, national and international level. Subscribe and learn more about STEAM-e-ZINE here.
Thank you to all of our clients for making 2013 a great year.
Jenn + Sesamedia