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photo of smiling woman holding a Samba school flag proudly dressed in samba dress

Coding Carnival

MuseumLab Program

January 18, 2020

Learn basic coding principles, experience a taste of Brazilian Carnival culture, and have fun at this all-ages event in MuseumLab's Tech Lab!

  • Create binary-encoded carnival masks
  • Make binary-encoded necklaces and bracelets
  • Program a Robot Carnival Parade to dance the samba
  • Learn basic principles of machine learning with an analog input-output box

Coding Carnival is sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh: Pitt Cyber, the English Department, the English Department's Digital Media Lab, and the English Department's Composition Program.

Please contact Annette Vee ( or Luciana Louro ( with questions.