Category Archives: BLOG

Mold Production Project

RHDS are working on a high stakes production to expose the mold issue in Red Hook Houses for what it is–a big problem for the quality of life residents face! Through various meetings, 1-on-1, panels and forums, we’re aiming to acknowledge everybody’s voice. The goal of the project is to bring awareness and change by putting pressure on […]

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Generation 6 Graduation

On May 20th, Generation 6 celebrated the completion of the Digital Stewards program. The  team completed 8 months of Digital learning starting with IT Support and Maintenance before moving on to media production.  They then completed a series of technical products in and around the community. Congratulation Generation 6 Digital Stewards! Visit Shaniya Moore, Davonne […]

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Hacking Red Hook At Pioneer Works

At Pioneer Works, the Red Hook Digital Stewards were volunteering to help run an event called Hack Red Hook. This event is where a bunch of hackers come together in different teams, with each member possessing skills such as a software/hardware development, artists and all around techies to invent different applications to support Red Hook. […]

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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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