22 Apr, 2020

FUSE Makerspace Builds and Distributes PPE for Frontline Healthcare Workers

Apr 15, 2020 If you build it, they will use it. That’s what CNM’s FUSE Makerspace quickly found out as the COVID-19 pandemic started. While the space is currently unable to offer its regular in-person classes, FUSE has transitioned all of its equipment and resources over to building, cleaning, and distributing personal protective equipment (PPE) […]
6 Mar, 2020

Deep Dive Internet of Things coshort #1

Deep Dive Internet of Things cohort #1 Welcome Deep Dive Internet of Things cohort #1. Sixteen students are getting into hardware design and coding towards making smart lighting controller.  They have just completed week one and learning at a rapid speed. The group has covered six weeks of a traditional class in one week. They […]
5 Feb, 2020

Wesley Eccles-Electric Playhouse

Name: Wesley Eccles Employer: Electric Playhouse What is Electric Playhouse? Electric Playhouse is a 21st-century entertainment center for people of all ages that produces unique creative worlds for immersive & interactive experiences, including games, dining, and recreation. Tell us a little bit about what you’re making? At FUSE, we built the tunnel entrance, which signals the […]
3 Jan, 2020

Push-stick Design Competition

FUSE will be running multiple design competitions throughout 2020 to promote a healthy maker community. We want to see what makers do best. Define the problem, ideate, prototype, and test their ideas. The first Make Off Competition of the year will be a push stick design competition starting Friday, January 3rd, 2020-February 7th, 2020. We […]
7 Nov, 2019

Featured Member: Marco Rivera Jewelry

Marco Rivera – Marco Rivera Jewelry Marco Rivera came to FUSE wanting to make guitars and quickly joined the CNM Bench Jewelry program. He quickly expanded his knowledge base in all things making. Marco is a resident expert with SLA 3-D printing and casting into precious metals. Right now Marco is focusing his energy towards […]
5 Nov, 2019

Manufacturing at FUSE: Nita and Glen – Googie Modern

This week our featured members are Nita and Glen with Googie Modern. We talk with them about how they use the makerspace to create their awesome custom home furnishings, and their favorite things to do at the makerspace!