The WYRKSHOP Story

We know a thing or two about makerspaces.

The year was 1886.

Phineas T. Makerspace, an enterprising young engineer and adjunct professor at the University of Wyoming, had a dream. Wyoming, still a young territory at the time, was ...

 

 

 

...only kidding. Let's fast-forward 126 years.

Engineering, Education, & Research Building (EERB)

Room #127 & #122
1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Hours

10:00 am– 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday
 

Admission: 

  • Free!

  • Open to all members of the community

Our Ideals

Our mission

The Innovation Wyrkshop will seek to provide an experiential active learning environment across our makerspaces to foster community innovation, creativity, curiosity, and entrepreneurship through state-of-the-art technology and interdisciplinary collaboration.

Our inclusivity

The Innovation Wyrkshop always has and always will support equity, inclusion, diversity, respect, and equality for everyone. It's our duty to provide a safe, welcoming atmosphere where makers from all technical levels, abilities, and backgrounds can bring their unique experiences and perspectives to the innovative design process. At all levels and across all of our policies and decisions, we seek to create a creative center that champions maker values and fosters mutual respect. 

Our promise

Our team of passionate, curious, smart makers will aspire to deliver engaging, exciting workshops, special events, and makerspace content to you. Our makerspaces will always be welcoming, open, free, and accessible to all those who wish to use them.

Our accessibility

It's essential that the Innovation Wyrkshop be a leader in responding to communities with disabilities for a very simple reason: we believe in the power of making, and we believe in the important impact that every maker who visit our makerspaces has. And to be a leader means addressing the needs of everybody who visits our makerspaces. If you have questions or feedback about the accessibility of any of our content, please let us know.

College of Engineering & Applied Science Innovation Wyrkshop
(307) 766-6460  |  wyrkshop.org  |  tkerr1@uwyo.edu
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