Monthly Archives: April 2013



Student ID cards are pretty ubiquitous. Unfortunately the student information system we use doesn’t currently allow us to generate them ourselves. So, I created our own custom system!

My hope is that we’ll be able to have a standard ID card across our schools. Ideally, the barcodes on the bottom will used for access to the libraries at the various campuses and for a cashless payment system.

We’re not far from these goals, and this is a pretty cool first step. If you’re interested in the code behind it, it’s available at my github account: