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School of Architecture & Planning

Built Environment Applied Research (BEAR) Lab

The Built Environment Applied Research (B.E.A.R) Lab, formerly the Fabrication Lab, is located in CBEIS 020. The Fall 2018 hours of operation are:

Mon - Thu: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Fri - Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hours are subject to change

Training for equipment will be through studio and communication skill courses. Additional training will be available as needed. For more information, please contact Brian Stansbury, BEAR LAB Coordinator, at and Colleen Sagers, BEAR Lab Manager at or 443-885-4796.

The Lab
The BEAR LAB is located in CBEIS 020. Users will need to attend a Safety and Orientation workshop before being permitted to work in the shop. The shop is staffed by trained personnel and is only available while a staff member is present.

Laser Lab
The Laser Cutter in the BEAR LAB is self service. You will need to be authorized, sign the use agreement and pass the test to operate the laser. You can make a reservation at the desk in the BEAR LAB to use the laser cutter.

Supply Center
The School of Architecture and Planning provides supplies for its students in the BEAR Lab (CBEIS 020).