The most wonderful time of year Back to School!!
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 months ago
It’s calm Sunday morning before #SWW17. But in a few hours, 1000’s of SOLIDWORKS customers, value added resellers and partners will be here. So too will come the researchers, educators, and students. If you are new to SOLIDWORKS WORLD, there is an education track just for you.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
9 months ago
“I love to be able to take a person’s dream and write it down in pictures for them to see. With SOLIDWORKS they can see all aspects of their design and have a video to show how to use it. I have learned so much about the versatility and the expansive ability in creating all sorts of models in SOLIDWORKS. It truly is an amazing program.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
9 months ago
solidworks-italian-speed-contest-1 IIS Perlasca challenges students’ passion for Design with their own version of the SOLIDWORKS Model mania contest. IIS Perlasca students recently achieved Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) and Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional (CSWP) as part of our SOLIDWORKS academic certification program. Teachers decided to further challenge their students by organizing their own SOLIDWORKS Model Mania Contest. The idea behind the contest is to stimulate students to push
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
MySW-for-Students_FAQ Our 3 million students are an integral part of the SOLIDWORKS community. Educators and students asked for more and we have answered. Announcing MySolidWorks for Students to help students boost their SOLIDWORKS skills by connecting them with relevant SOLIDWORKS content and services – anytime, anywhere, on any device. Students with the best SOLIDWORKS skills often get the best jobs.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
WPI SolidWorks Teacher Blog Since 1865, WPI has pioneered innovation in engineering education, research, and community. In our latest SOLIDWORKS case study with WPI, we interviewed Michael Gennert, Robotics Engineering Program Director at WPI. WPI was the first college in the USA to offer an undergraduate degree in Robotics Engineering. Students can not only model designs in 3D but also take advantage of integrated motion, analysis, and visualization tools.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
1 year ago
If you teach SOLIDWORKS or conduct academic research and are looking to enhance your engineering design knowledge and solve more challenges, then register to attend SOLIDWORKS World 2016. The world’s largest gathering of SOLIDWORKS users will take place at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, TX, from January 31st to February 3rd in Dallas, TX. Register now so you can get the special educator discount. This year’s event will feature 224 tech-savvy, breakout sessions for everyone
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Workshop for Warriors CAD Team Photos Veteran’s Day was established after WWI to remember those who served. Today Workshops for Warriors in San Diego California is rebuilding America’s advanced manufacturing workforce by a rigorous skills based training program with the latest technology. I got to visit WFW with my colleague, Chris Morse, who runs the SOLIDWORKS Military Veterans Program (MVP) at Dassault Systemes. WorkshopsforWarriors Branches The SOLIDWORKS team has also been at WFW to create
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
NUS Lee Kim Seng Welcomes CSWP Event The National University of Singapore (NUS) and our SOLIDWORKS Value Added Reseller Selfpac3D Pte Ltd hosted the largest SOLIDWORKS certification event in Singapore. NUS CSWA Certification Event Students, realizing the value of SOLIDWORKS certification, attended the NUS event on Saturday to take Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate CSWA and Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional CSWP exams. NUS SOLIDWORKS Certification Standing Room only CSWA’s with over 100,000 world-
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Project VOLAT 3 Dassault Systemes Project of the Year 2015 design contest showcases student designs throughout the world. My colleague, Wei Li sent me great SOLIDWORKS images and models by students to share with you. Project VOLAT 1 Project VOLAT – Prototype Drone Design and Manufacturing by Alex Norieg, Universidad Tecnológica de Chihuahua, Mexico, is about the development of a drone able to make video streaming to PCs and smartphones via WiFi. The drone can be controlled remotely through
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
SW MIT_0671 Back to school and time to design with the SOLIDWORKS Education Edition 2015-2016. If you used SOLIDWORKS in your classroom last year, then take a look at the SOLIDWORKS Education Edition now included, Model Based Definition (MBD), Treehouse, advanced features in SOLIDWORKS Costing and hundreds more. If you are new to SOLIDWORKS, explore why our community of students and educators continues to grow to support our commercial customers and SOLIDWORKS Users Group Network. SUTD CSWA
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
FabLabs Around the World This week it’s all about FAB11, the digital fabrication conference that welcomes 500 FAB LABS to share their history, ideas and dreams, teaching the world that they can make almost anything. SolidWorks tshirts at Fab11 Directors of Fab Labs share their stories of community, education and entrepreneurship. SOLIDWORKS is the founding CAD partner of the Fab Foundation and is helping out at the event. Dancing at Fab11 Every morning the audience stands up to “fabercize” in
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
SAMSUNG CSC The SOLIDWORKS EDU team and the SOLIDWORKS Certification team announce today the SOLIDWORKS FIRST Mentor Certification program for FIRST Robotics Teams, FRC, FTC, FLL. FRC SolidWorks Mentor 5 Thank your mentor now and get started! Apply www.solidworks.com/FIRSTMentors_ThankYou SAMSUNG CSC Think back to those countless hours your team and mentor put into this year’s FIRST Robotics competition. We’re sure you came away with great memories, friendships, alliances, and lessons learned.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
CSWA Students Dallastown PA Jay Rexroth, Engineering Graphics teacher, Dallastown, PA Area High School shared the success of his students passing the Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA). New CSWA’s, Abigail Barnhart, Ben Miller, Gerald MacDonald, Nicholas Liegey, Nick Loucks, Daniel Bitner, Bryce Richard, Christopher Brignall, Joseph Starceski (not in photo) proudly displays their accomplishments. Congratulations to all students and to Bryce that had a perfect score. Band Case To prepare for
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Prague wenceslas square SolidWorks Teacher Blog Last week I found myself Wenceslaus Square, city center of Prague, Czech Republic. The Velvet Revolution of November/December 1989 created a new country with students ready to compete on a global stage. Kolin Czech Tech HS Obeslo and Kratochvil SolidWorks Blog Josep Maley and Veronika Kubínová SOLIDWORKS Value Added Reseller, 3E Praha Engineering, drove us to Kolin Technical High School where we got to see the world class accomplishments of their
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
FSAE Penn State & Cincinnati SolidWorks Blog Engineering mechanics teaches you that a “body” has six degrees of freedom, 3-translational and 3-rotational. Traveling this week, I realize the SolidWorks Community also has 6 degrees of freedom. They are SolidWorks 1. customers, 2. value added resellers, 3. educators, 4. students, 5. partners, and 6. user group leaders. The common bond is SOLIDWORKS.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
In the beautiful, northern valley of Vobrano, Italy, the school, Istituto di Istruzione Superiore Giacomo Perlasca, finds itself surrounded by innovative SOLIDWORKS commercial customers and the Brescia Fab Lab. The area is filled with examples in engineering and art history. The mountains also look upon new technology, recognizing the importance of 3D design and digital prototyping. Our Value Added Reseller, Alessandro Tornincasa, from Nuovamacut sponsored a Certified SolidWorks Associate (CSWA)
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
SUTD CSWA SolidWorks 3DClassWorks 2 Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) hosted its first CSWA academic exam session last month. Supported by our SolidWorks Value Added Reseller, 3DClassWorks,18 students achieved Certified SolidWorks Assoicate. SUTD CSWA SolidWorks 3DClassWorks SUTD is a relatively new university in Singapore, started in conjunction with MIT. Students work with a curriculum that has a strong focus on engineering and design.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Egerman Ertem Turkey CSWA When Bertrand Sicot visited Istanbul, he met Egemen Ertem, then 13 years old. Egemen has a real passion for SOLIDWORKS, design and 3D Printing. I got to interview this young designer on his path to passing the CSWA exam. Marie: What age did you start learning SOLIDWORKS?
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
SWW2015 SOLIDWORKS World 2015 is less than 2 weeks away in Phoenix, Arizona. We expect over 6000+ attendees. This is the engineering event not to be missed. If you cannot attend, we will be streaming General Sessions every day.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
OSU Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing.Swiss Amy Knife Engineering students from The Ohio State University Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing course achieved 100% passing rate on the Certified SolidWorks Associate Exam (CSWA). Students with majors in mechanical, aerospace, nuclear, electrical and computer engineering, and integrated systems engineering develop different projects under the direction of Professor Dr. Sandra Anstaett Metzler. New CSWA students Matt Brant, Tom Brown, Ricky
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Sketch by Stephanie Planchard The Last of Us Joel and Ellie Pencil Sketch by Stephanie Planchard The Last of Us developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for Play Station is one of the most popular video games ever created and features the journey of two characters, Joel and Ellie. My daughter, Stephanie created this pencil sketch as a gift to her boyfriend Thiago based on his favorite video game characters. At the start of the year, there was only a blank piece of
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
Kamil Panas CNS Solutions SolidWorks Design Contest 1 SolidWorks Value Added Reseller, CNS Solutions Poland, ran its 13th SolidWorks Student Design Contest. The winners continue to show that Poland is developing a world-class design force. CNS Solutions is host of the oldest SolidWorks design contest in Poland for students. After six months, almost 80 entries, CNS Solutions is proud to announce the winner: Kamil Panas from Technical University of Białystok with his vehicle “Modulo”!
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago
iphonesolid Our SOLIDWORKS Education community asked us to put together an App all about SOLIDWORKS for teachers and students. Educators are busy. Students are busy. So we put together the tools to help teachers and students use SOLIDWORKS more effectively on your mobile devices.
SOLIDWORKS Teacher Blog
2 years ago