Category Archives: BLOG

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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Google apps workshop

On August 26, 2015 the Digital Steward’s Kick started the morning off at RHI (Red Hook Initiative) where they held a workshop teaching the different apps google has to offer such as Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Google Forms and Google Drawings. During the workshop the Steward’s had the participants in the workshop complete […]

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Digital Boot Camp

During July 8th – August 6th the Digital Stewards crew worked at the South Brooklyn High School for 4 weeks. Their the stewards learned how to use a DSLR camera, the importance of lights, green screen, Adobe Premiere, stop motion animation, music video production, and a production on a local business. The 4 weeks of the […]

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Gen 4 Web Development/Graphics

During the spring of 2015 Generation 4 of the Digital Stewards started the graphic and website designing portion of their internship. Where they learned the basics of coding such as HTML & CSS. Also, the Stewards got familiar with Adobe Illustrator which allowed the really get their creative juices flowing and challenge them to look at […]

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Career Panel

On January 29th, 2015 the Digital Stewards were all required to meet at the RHI at 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m for a presentation from a few extraordinary folks who made outstanding careers in technology. During the career panel the speakers gave the audience a short bio on who they are and what motivated them to make a career […]

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The Feast Fest 2014

“The Digital Stewards discussing plans.” The Digital Stewards attended an event known as The Feast Hackathon. At this event, Tech savvy people from all over come together to brainstorm and prototype their ideas to help Brooklyn prepare for natural disasters. The hackathon conference kicked off friday October 10th 2014 at Pioneer Works in the red hook […]

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