News, media and other resources about the MakerSPHERE at CCSF, as well as the statewide CCC Maker Initiative and other general info related to makerspaces and making at colleges and universities.

MakerSPHERE in the News

Women's Wednesday

Women's Wednesday in the SmartHUB

Students from AS Multicultural Affairs Committee celebrates Women's History Month with a making and community building event in the SmartHUB, Science 211.

Daily Article

A glimpse at emerging technologies

CCSF's NSF ATE Project "Growing Teachers for STEM and CTE" leverages the CCSF's three makerspaces to recruit women and underrepresented minority students as future teachers of STEM and career and technical education. "Makerspaces will prepare students for all your pathways and attract a different sort of student.” 

ETC Magazine Article

Etc. Magazine

MakerSPHERE featured in CCSF student run Etc. Magazine.

CCC Makerspaces Across the State

CCC Maker

CCC Maker

The main website and resources from the California Community College State Chancellor's Office project to create makerspaces across the community college system. CCC Maker led to the creation and sharing of a model to fuel job creation and strengthen regional economies. 

Makerspace Impact Article

College Makerspaces Develop
Innovation-Ready Graduates 

California Community Colleges have invested $17M over three years in the CCC Maker initiative to facilitate a network of 24 college makerspace communities. 

Evolution Article

Six Ways Colleges Can Think Differently to Meet the Workforce Needs in America 

“New labor market realities, evolving student demands and rapidly-shifting employer priorities mean the status quo is no longer acceptable for America’s postsecondary institutions.”