Makers Learning Community

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What is Makers?

Makers is a new residential learning community starting in fall 2016, with special classes, co-curricular activities, close faculty interactions, and access to a new makerspace in your residence hall. Makers will experiment, innovate, and create solutions to real-world problems.

Benefits

  • Pre-registration in special Maker-themed required courses for all majors
  • Living community in Peery Hall* with Makerspace
  • Creative Projects & Workshops
  • Access to High-Tech Makerspace
  • Marketable Skills
  • Close Interactions with faculty mentors

How do I qualify?

All freshmen who are interested in making, tinkering, or creating can qualify to participate in Makers learning community. Registration is limited by space availability on a first-come, first-served basis. Students must commit to living in Peery Hall.

How do I learn more?

Students interested in learning more about Makers should contact Dr. Rhett Herman at rherman@radford.edu. Learn more about the Radford University MakeSchool Profile.