Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing

A series of Ultimaker 3-D printers inside of a classroom at the University of Illinois College of Business MakerLab. | University of Illinois || Below, Bridgette Chatman-Lewis, Vena Nelson, Maywood Mayor Edwenna Perkins, Maywood Trustee Isiah Brandon, Tumia Rumero and U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis inside of Nelson’s Global Business Center in Maywood earlier this month. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || … Continue reading Maywood Now Has a ‘Tech District’ That Offers Weekend Courses in 3-D Printing

Proviso Youths See Google, Tech World Close Up

Nikyah Little, left , and U.S. Rep. Danny K. Davis (7th), experience Google Cardboard viewers, which take wearers on a wraparound 3-D trip of virtual reality. Davis hosted a youth tech summit on June 17 at Google’s new Chicago headquarters. Below, Brittany Orr, left, and Barbara Cole, during the summit. | William Camargo/Wednesday Journal Monday, June 20, 2016 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || @village_free || Updated: 6:05 p.m. It … Continue reading Proviso Youths See Google, Tech World Close Up

Former Proviso East Pirate Now In NYC Helping Google Diversify

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 3/29/16 || By Matthew Hendrickson  In a photo of Manuel Miravete in high school (see photo left), he is thin and moody looking, wears a black Lollapalooza T-shirt, tucked into his light blue jeans and a set of Converse All-Stars sneakers. His hair is shaggy and dark. He stands behind a bicycle and in … Continue reading Former Proviso East Pirate Now In NYC Helping Google Diversify