If you’re in and around the SOLIDWORKS community lately, you’ve probably heard about an engineering-minded young woman making a name for herself in the STEAM education arena: Danielle Boyer.
She’s presented at 3DEXPERIENCE World, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, and hosted innumerable school visits, student workshops, and online classes teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) to kids of all ages – that’s just in the past six months.
But it’s not just these recent events and classes; over the past two years, Danielle has also launched a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting STEAM education and to distributing free robotics kits to kids under her “Give Every Kid a Robot” initiative. She’s also written and developed a series of STEAM education books, and recently run a successful crowdfunding campaign to source and distribute educational books to Indigenous Navajo communities in her home state of Michigan. In […]
A team of researchers from the University of Maryland has 3D printed a soft robotic hand that is agile enough to play...