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WIC’s 10th Birthday Bash

WIC Logo Bday Hat LargeThe Weigle Information Commons turns 10 next week – check out our interactive timeline.

Join WIC’s 10th Birthday Bash on Tuesday, April 5, 5 to 7 pm.

Enjoy birthday cake, hands-on fun (young adult coloring, Makey Makey and Scratch, comics on our Cintiq tablet) and activities that help you excel academically and master digital literacy.

You will meet many wonderful people and partner organizations.

It’s a MakerSpace evening – make something in between bites of cake and win cool swag! (Photo below courtesy of Wes Martin‘s fancy lightbox!)

Bluetooth Speaker and Swag
Swag: Bluetooth Speaker and Phone Case

(We announce the winners of our Bluetooth Speakers at the 2016 College Palooza on April 11.)

Look for our ad below in the DP and around campus next week and RSVP on Facebook.

Want to help host our party? Let us know!

WIC Birthday Ad


Toddler Alert

Our PennWIC Blog turned two years old this month. I found it a fitting tribute that on the last day of April, today, David Toccafondi and Caitlin Shanley shared blogging ideas with colleagues at a Penn Libraries Social Media Gathering. So lovely to watch the blooming of blogs all around Penn Libraries!

PennWIC began with posts inherited from the Vitale Digital Media Lab blog. So our blog is two but our oldest post turns seven this September – almost as old as our space.

I launched PennWIC in April 2011 after a suggestion  from Peter Decherney. I did it with trepidation, wondering – would we have much to say? And if we did, would anyone want to read it? Continue reading Toddler Alert