Archive for April, 2016

Use of a Documentation Tool at Imagination Station in New Zealand

by Susan Bitetti

Through my work at the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach, for the month of January 2016, I was given the amazing opportunity to do volunteer work and research at Imagination Station, a LEGO-centric, not-for-profit education and play center in Christchurch, New Zealand.12799014_813548892105733_9041236655830923595_n

Since the major earthquake that struck in 2011, major efforts have been made to rejuvenate the terribly damaged downtown area of Christchurch. With the support of nonprofits and generous supplies donated by LEGO, Imagination Station was opened by Dr. Christoph Bartneck, a professor at the University of Canterbury, in January of 2015. Imagination Station offers both free play and highly discounted LEGO robotics, technics, and stop-action animation workshops to the families and schools of Christchurch.

 

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