Improving Access and Understanding
Technology Without Borders
Technology Without Borders is a student driven group that connects it’s members with technology related needs within the community.
For many groups within the community, even everyday technology can often be inaccessible or not easily utilised. TWB aims to create a greater understanding of technology as well as promote a deeper appreciation of science, engineering, and maths, and their connection to the technology around us.
TWB is on a constant look out for old computers/laptops/tablets – and people to refurbish them for those who can’t afford one.
TWB Website Development
Join the team that brings the TWB news to members and to the public – Often the first face of TWB. We need web developers and also good writers and reporter. The team’s skills will guide the website into it’s next phase.
One of TWB’s academic mentors, Daniele Noel, is hosting a focus group to help improve SALNA. Daniele helps us out a lot so if you’re studying engineering or technology please help her right back (if you’re available on the 23rd from 12:30 to 1:30). read more…
Ever wondered what that Death Star / Pac Man looking construction is in the AMCD building?
Monday 31st at 4pm is your chance for a tour.
Don’t miss out!
You may have seen the videos of babies trying to swipe a book like you would an iPad. But what happens when you give a set of tablets to a community of children who’ve had no experience with technology before? A group of literary and technology experts from MIT and Tufts did just that. Picture this … read more…
Dale de Silva
Professor Glen Bates
(Pro Vice Chancellor – Student Advancement)
Professor Leon Sterling