Items Tagged with 'The Geek Group'


Bitcoin still the ‘Wild West’?

Techies talk cryptocurrency advances in 2018 as economists fear bubble.

January 5, 2018
If you ask techies, they will tell you bitcoin is emerging for many reasons beyond its function as a universal currency and investable asset. Read More

Makerspace partners with community college

March 24, 2015
A nonprofit makerspace and community college are partnering to help give students more hands-on skilled trades experience. Read More

Makerspace wins $220K grant

January 13, 2015
A nonprofit makerspace has been awarded a hefty grant from the Michigan Energy Office. Read More

Grant fuels The Geek Group’s CNC programming

Haas Foundation contributes $50K that results in 10-week machining course.

December 19, 2014
A Grand Rapids-based makerspace is adding to its educational programming with the launch of a new CNC training course in January. Read More

Thrift shop re-envisions art supplies

October 27, 2014
An arts and crafts thrift shop with a mission to reuse and sell the region's reclaimed creative materials is now open for business. Read More

Geek Group provides access to technology

May 9, 2014
A nonprofit “makerspace” now allows both individuals and manufacturers to use its equipment and technology. Read More