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  • Hiring
    April 25, 2016

    The IDEAlab is hiring. See /jobs for more information

  • National Robotics Week at Poly
    April 01, 2016

    The robotics group at The Polytechnic School just hosted several busloads of kids during their annual DiscoverE day on campus, as well as a public open house on Friday, April 1 2016. Thanks to all for coming!

  • IDEAlab at ICRA
    March 21, 2016

    Professor Aukes will be at ICRA, May 16-20. He will be available to consult with anyone interested in using popupCAD and/or building laminate devices.

  • Foldable Robotics
    March 10, 2016

    Professor Aukes will be teaching a new EGR598 class this fall called Foldable Robotics.