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Circuits & Code! Saturday, 7 Dec 2019

Circuits & Code is here again!!!

Circuits & Code is the all-ages, end-of-semester, free student project showcase at M5, the UMass Amherst Makerspace for Solid-State Electronics and Computing Machinery.

Students will be demonstrating projects they created this semester. Bring yourself, your friends, and your family to interact with all manner of tech projects.

Circuits & Code will take place on Saturday, 7 December 2019 at M5 from 1 to 4 p.m.

M5 is a 5,000 sq. ft. makerspace located in the lower level of Marcus Hall, 100 Natural Resources Road, Amherst: 

There are multiple parking lots behind Marcus Hall that are available on the weekend. The lots that comprise Lot 65 are nearest M5.
Google maps:

We hope to see you at Circuits & Code! Tell your friends. Bring your friends.


Baird Soules and your friendly M5 friends who help humans make machines, friendly machines

Baird Soules
Sr. Lecturer
Director of Experiential Learning
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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event graphic by Otto Benson ’21

Circuits and Code is coming

If you are a participant in the ECE297DP class, or if you are an individual contributor planning to have an exhibit at Circuits and Code next Saturday (29Apr), here is a PowerPoint template to use as you create a poster for your exhibit. The printed size will 8 1/2 x 14″ (legal paper size).

We need to get these to Professor Soules by Thursday noon so he can get them printed and have them for you on Saturday.

Saturday promises to be a very fun day!