Director of Virtual Worlds for Rutgers University
Rutgers University - Division of Continuing Studies
Rick Anderson is the Co-Director of the Makerspace, the Director of Virtual Worlds for Rutgers University, and a trustee at the Fair Use Building and Research Labs (FUBAR). As the Co-Director of the Makerspace, Rick assists students with projects that involve Arduino, Raspberry Pis', or Programming. He also works closely with the DoCS department in order to set up programs and workshops with various middle schools and high schools in the New Brunswick area. FUBAR is a community Makerspace for the residents of New Brunswick. There Rick provides workshops for soldering, electronics, and 3D Printing for the New Jersey Community. As Director of Virtual Worlds, he has created World Manager for LMS compatible game technology and web-accessible learning scenarios.