Ain Center Update (3.16.20)
In light of the University’s new precautions and policies regarding the COVID-19 virus, the Ain Center will be working remotely and making a few additional changes over the next few weeks. Learn more about our new plans here.
Impact Arts Company at Maker Faire Rochester 2019
Maker Faire Rochester is an annual gathering of crafty, creative people who share their work and learn from each other. U of R e5 student Sophia Rosman led an educational airbrushing booth at the sixth annual Maker Faire Rochester, where she and her team engaged with students in a setting filled with innovation!
The Lost and Found
Linnie Schell, e5 student at the University of Rochester, doesn’t shy away from exciting opportunities to present her art exhibits. In November 2019, Linnie was asked to participate in Rochester’s annual Maker Faire.
Wakanda Meets Silicon Valley: A Journey to AfroTech
Each November, upwards of 10,000+ brown and black folks head to San Francisco to discuss all things engineering, technology, venture capitalism, entrepreneurship and social reform at AfroTech. Juana Johnson, current MBA candidate at the University of Rochester, attended the November 2019 event.
Patent Law: Protecting Your Ideas & Inventions
On November 9, Mock Trial and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers co-hosted a panel event on patent law, intended to help students learn about the patenting process and the journey to become a patent attorney.
Africa Oil & Power Conference
Student entrepreneur Frederico Hama recently attended the 2019 Africa Oil & Power (AOP) Conference in Cape Town, South Africa. AOP includes networking, keynotes and panels on upstream oil and gas, energy infrastructure and power.