Entries by Isabel Moros-Rigau

The BCCP Maker Lab is helping BCAL Middle School participants create a prototype for improved designs…

Developmentally, BCAL Middle School participants are on a quest to understand their access to new technologies and to prototype designs that help them develop ideas and problem solving abilities.  Here are a few images of work created using Rhino 2D/3D software, to later be output as an Adobe Illustrator (.ai) file and interpreted by our laser cutter.

BCAL MS progresses to create a Safe Environment of Growth for every participant.

BCCP’s BCAL Middle School after-school program is always in flux, adapting to its participants and fostering an environment of learning and growing, while socializing and collaborating. Included here are images from a variety of activities over the past few weeks; Sonic Arts For All (SAFA), Breakin’, Maker Lab, Art/Murals, Music, Soft Lab…       […]

Movable Game Jam hosted by BCCP at BCAL!

On Saturday, 12/10/16, braving the coldest day of Winter thus far, participants flocked from all over NYC to experience the Games For Change Movable Game Jam at the Brooklyn College Art Lab in 301 Roosevelt Hall, hosted by BCCP as “a part of [the] G4C Student Challenge in New York City…inspired by Hive’s Movable Game Jam Initiative.” There were REAL Scientists […]

“Mannequin Challenge Is the New Viral Video Sensation You Probably Can’t Avoid.”

According to the NYT, the “Mannequin Challenge Is the New Viral Video Sensation You Probably Can’t Avoid,” so when STAR academy came to BCAL to play scrimmage game #2 -in preparation for the Nike Zoom League- right before game time, we had participants interact to complete the “#MannequinChallenge.” Again, yesterday, before starting activities, and getting […]