Category Archives: BLOG

CPR

On August 26, 2015 the Digital Stewards attended a workshop at the RHI(Red Hook Initiative)  learning CPR. The workshop taught and showed different ways that you can help someone if they can’t breath or have a hard time breathing. The workshop was very interactive, there were practice manikins for everyone to try to simulate an […]

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learning Animation

On August 27, 2015 the Digital Steward’s had a workshop from one of their very own Steward Jose Hernandez. During the workshop the steward’s learned how to use a software on Adobe CC (creative cloud) called Flash. Jose showed the stewards the basics of flash point such as the basic tools, what each tool does […]

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The Digital Stewards & 3D Printing

On Thursday April 16th, Generation 5 of the Digital Stewards took a trip to Jacob Javits Center to see technology in action. Technology is extremely multi-faceted in it’s uses but Thursday’s focus was all about how we can take our ideas and use technology to bring those ideas into the physical world; in other words […]

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Regatta Boat Race Recap

  On Sunday 20th, 2015 the “Digital Stewards launched The Red Hook Regatta at Valentino Pier in Brooklyn. Senior RHDS, Laurenzo Reed and Jesus Benitez spearheaded the project event and brought in the support of ME, NS, and JR. While the event went smoothly, with WPIX capturing the story, putting it together was a long […]

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Allied Media Conference

On Thursday June 17th, The Digital Stewards took a trip to Detroit, MI for the Allied Media Conference. The conference was about a bunch of organizations coming together and talking/brainstorming ideas on technology and community outreach strategies. The Digital stewards attended many workshops that the AMC had to offer and also had the opportunity to share […]

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All hands on deck

Today on October 15, 2015, we had an exciting morning with a team building event lead by John Reid and Naheem Morris along with the supervision of Jaebi Bussey. Held outside at Valentino park next to Steve’s AUTHENTIC Key Lime Pies. The activity “The One Question Ice Breaker Activity” consisted of each steward receiving a […]

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Regatta Boat Race

In the upcoming weeks the Digital stewards will be having a boat race at Valentino pier! The race will consist of these 3d modeled boats that the Digital stewards created with help of David and Cassie from Pioneer Works. The stewards were able to get familiar with the software “rhinoceros” and then set their paths on figuring out […]

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Laser cutting

On October 23, 2015, Jaebi, Alden Rob, Tony, and Naheem from the Steward team went to Pioneer Works for a laser cutting lesson lead by David Sheinkopf. The day began with David going over technical components of the laser cutter, as he explain “knowing how something works makes you better able to handle when problems […]

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