Topic: Assistive technology

The Makeathon led student-participants through various exercises, such as wearing foggy glasses or opening bottles with one hand. Organizers hoped these empathy-based experiences would inform students’ designs.

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Makeathon develops assistive technology, prosthetics

March 7, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Amid the bustle of 3D printers and laser cutters, students bent over in concentration, experimenting with technology they hoped would change lives.