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Reflection By Fergus - Summer Intern 2017

#Environmental #Social 2017 summer intern citizen science DIY Algaefarm DIY microscope MakerBay PMQ Wood Workshop

Reflection By Fergus - Summer Intern 2017

By being a summer intern in Makerbay, the experience was totally different than expected. For an intern, one would expect doing repetitive jobs, like helping in photocopying, but in Makerbay, I was to take on a whole project and to finish it for selling with support from members of Makerbay. I have never seen any company giving so much responsibility to an intern to develop their skills in the working environment. Makerbay is a makerspace in the heart of Hong Kong with great space, tools and maker community. They have all the tools that a normal maker would need, ranging...

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Words from Francis- 2017 Summer Intern

2017 summer intern DIY microscope material library natural factory sharing

Words from Francis- 2017 Summer Intern

Personal Profile Internship period: 2017 Jun-Aug Internship job duties: Natural Factory- Material Library, material exploration/ experiments, Citizen Science Fair (CSF)- DIY Microscope Interests: sustainability, natural factory, social innovation, earth science, materials, softgoods, illustration Education: Current HK PolyU BA Product Design student   Support, Gains and Growth After completing my internship in MakerBay, I can gratefully claim it a wise choice. It seems cliche to say, but yes, MakerBay and I have both contributed to each party’s growth- I feel encouraged and am continuing with it. First and foremost, we share common visions, which is vital to our mutual growth and...

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