Please contact Jacqueline Thompson to set up an introduction to the lab.

CARTA students and faculty members are welcome to stop by MBUS to develop new projects involving any of our equipment in the Special Projects Lab—part of the HP/EDUCAUSE Building the Campus of the Future research project involving the CARTA Innovation Lab and several other Research 1 universities.

3D printers

5th Generation MakerBot (48)

Z18 MakerBot  (6)

 2D Printers

2 Cannon Océ Colorwave 500 Plotters/Scanners

HP LaserJet CP6015- prints 8 1/2″ x 11″ and 11″ x 17″

Full Spectrum Laser Cutter (Document Size 26″ w X 12″ h) (engravings)

Computers (32)

2 HP desktops with Adobe Suite, Microsoft office suite and Rhino

30 HP laptops with Adobe Suite, Microsoft office suite and Rhino


To read more about John Stuart’s  proof of concept FIU MBUS-Proof of Concept for the Future of Higher Ed in America

College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
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