Olin.build facilitates and promotes community software projects at the Olin
College of Engineering.
You can read the club charter here.
Interested? Join us at olin-build.slack.com
olin.build subdomain for your group/project? Fill out this form and we’ll be in touch.
Actively-maintained community-facing projects. These are intended for use by non-programmers.
The community calendar for Olin.
The digital signage of tomorrow, today!
A searchable directory of Olin related sites and services.
A short link service for the Olin community.
Actively-maintained infrastructure projects. These projects are intended for use by programmers, to build their own programs.
Amorphous Blob of Events (ABE) is an API for accessing community events. ABE is the data store behind the Olin Community Calendar.
If you’re ready to publish your app to the community, you may want an
olin.build subdomain. This communicates that your project is an Olin community project, but isn’t an official institutional project. Talk to us.
Use ABE to test whether a web site visitor is inside the Olin intranet.
Ask an off-campus web site visitor to sign in using their Olin email address.
Read more here.
Talk to us for advice on getting your project off the ground, prepping it for
community use, or to find a connection with someone who can.
Hall of Fame
Things that are no longer great, but once were. Look at these for inspiration, or if you're looking for something to adopt.
An experiment in using events from ABE to drive the presentation of a conference-style schedule.
(WIP) Generate files for vinyl-cut signs that conform to the Olin Library style.