Rachel Kuehr


The Illinois MakerLab is now open for business! Check out our hours and find a good time to stop in to explore what’s new at the lab? Snapchat Goggles We are excited to announce that we now have Snapchat Goggles at the lab! What are those you may ask? Imagine sunglasses […]

Welcome Back!


A very happy birthday to Kirk! We were honored that Kirk decided to spend his birthday with us at the lab. It was a day to remember as we threw a Mario themed 3D printing birthday party! Guests were able to 3D print pieces of a controller. Then Kirk and […]

Mario Themed Birthday Party


The MakerLab  was honored to be invited by Infosys Foundation USA to participate in a talk on how 3D printing can be used to enhance and improve learning. Infosys Foundation USA is a “non-profit organization passionate about bridging the digital divide in America*.” Infosys works to breach this gap of knowledge […]

Using 3D Printing to Enhance Learning



Guest Post: Carter Carroll This collection of posts refers to the Digital Making Class offered here at Illinois. Each week students are required to write down what they have learned throughout the week. Below is a guest post written by Carter Carroll about his findings on 3D printing in the […]

3D Printing in Sports- Digital Making 2017





The MakerLab was proud to show off some 3D printing at Engineering Open House(EOH) this year! EOH is a two day event every year in the spring semester were every single engineering RSO sets up a table and shows off their skills to high school and middle school students. This […]

Meet the Maker- Adrian Radocea