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    Fellowship Update: Connecting Women Entrepreneurs

    April 24th, 2019  |  

    Too many women entrepreneurs experience challenges as a result of doing it all alone. The women’s empowerment movement encourages us to ‘collaborate over compete’ and to lift each other up, but the path to collaboration is not always clear.  As a woman entrepreneur, I was all too familiar with this problem. I soon found out that I wasn’t alone in experiencing the time-consuming and...
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    Looking for last minute Laser Cutter or Cricut project for Easter?

    April 19th, 2019  |  

    Look no further than these adorable papercrafts designed by our Laser Cutter Basics instructor Andrea Soli and myself! These papercrafts are the perfect addition to an Easter table or Easter basket. And the best part is that everything can be done with our laser cutter or our Cricut Maker! To make these fun projects: Start by downloading the files: Bunny or Egg basket  and No Glue Paper...
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    Start Omaha Expo – May 9th

    April 15th, 2019  |  

    It can be challenging to get a new business off the ground, and even more difficult to grow once you have started. Do Space's entrepreneurship resource site startomaha.com, and new monthly career programs can help. Startomaha.com features listings of local startup resources to help entrepreneurs navigate the complicated terrain of starting a new business. Additionally, each month, Do Space...
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    Color Muse

    April 6th, 2019  |  

    Color Muse Have you ever wanted to match your clothes, accessories, furniture, or paint? Are you trying to get that good constant aesthetic? Well it’s 2019 and we have no excuse to not keep it poppin' with Do Space’s new tech kit, the Color Muse! This fun little contraption allows you to scan the color of any object and then give you precision data in whatever format strikes your...
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    Do Space Launches Advocate Program

    April 4th, 2019  |  

    Do Space is excited to announce its newest volunteer opportunity - the Advocate Program! This program helps raise awareness about all the wonderful things that Do Space provides to our community. We have close to 70,000 members and as we grow, we need members like you to get the word out about who we are. Wondering what an Advocate does? Advocates are self-starters and “doers” that are...
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    Fellowship Update: Introducing Remoter.Tech

    March 25th, 2019  |  

    Remote or flex work – the ability to work from home, outside a traditional 9-5 office setting, is one of the primary benefits sought after by tech workers today.  Yet companies are slow to change their structure in order to incorporate remote work. While we wait for industries to shift, what can we do to connect tech talent with companies that need help and are willing to hire remote...
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    Time to Apply for Spring 2019 Hello Code

    March 18th, 2019  |  

    Are you looking to grow your technical skills this spring? Have you been considering a career change and wondering if a technical career might be right for you? The 2019 Spring Cohort of Hello Code is now accepting applications! Hello Code is a program for adults interested in exploring career options in the tech industry. It provides a low-barrier entry to experimenting with computer...
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    Make Omaha-The Tech Maker Event of 2019

    March 15th, 2019  |  

        Join us on Saturday April 13th from 10am - 4pm for a a family friendly, innovation and technology showcase celebrating local makers, inventors and companies who are using state-of-the-art technology in their work. Make Omaha provides an opportunity for the public to connect with the local maker community and learn more about the maker resources available at Do Space and in...
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    Laser Engraving Rubber Stamps?

    March 8th, 2019  |  

    Did you know you can laser engrave on rubber to create stamps? All it takes is a little design work in Adobe Illustrator, specially prepared rubber, and of course, a laser engraver. At Do Space we'll provide all three when you join us for a special edition of our Etching with Laser Cutter! On Thursday, March 14th at 6PM we are holding a special class dedicated to learning to make stamps...
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    Fellowship Update: Closing the Tech Gap

    March 7th, 2019  |  

    I’m beyond excited to get to work on my project for the Women Innovators Fellowship! Research is a fascinating adventure where I get to learn about new topics, help solve problems, and present what I find in a way that is meaningful and motivating. I want to give a special shout out to the folks who have helped me develop my research skills along the way. I appreciate your time, support, and...
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