Gangplank Announces Downtown Pop-Up at ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Gangplank and ASU's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Through August 17, the collaborative workspace and Arizona State University will partner to create a public, creative hotspot in downtown Phoenix -- specifically in room 256 at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Chandler-based incubation space has hosted a number of community events -- brown bag lunches with car builders, mentorship programs, fitness events, public art celebrations -- since it was founded in 2008 and has remained a source of local geekery and creative inspiration for all types in Phoenix.
Founders write that Gangplank's mission is "[to encourage] the free exchange of ideas that will lead to innovative solutions that change the world" while "providing a safe environment for failure."
Their Downtown space will host an open house this Friday, June 8, from noon to 2 p.m. in room 256. Drop by for an opportunity to check out the space and to sign up for summer workshops, and check out the Gangplank website for more information.
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