This is Ligonier's friendly neighborhood blog and an attempt to recapture our lively opinionated debates in a free speech zone.

Please join our conversations. Contributors welcome.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

3D printing coming to LVSD

The Ligonier Valley school board approved two technology-related measures at its meeting on Monday night.
The board voted unanimously to purchase a uPrint SE 3D printer from Allegheny Educational Systems Inc. at a cost of $16,344.50.
High school Principal Tim Kantor said the device will allow students in teacher Thomas Bridge's architectural drafting and computer-aided design drafting classes to design and print 3D objects. The printer makes objects using spools of a plastic-like material, he said.

Read more: 
Follow us: @triblive on Twitter | triblive on Facebook