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Jason Borenstein - Intelligent Design in the Classroom?

Controversy continues to circulate about evolution, raising the issue of whether public schools are the appropriate forum for teaching about the subject matter. In recent years, critics have…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 2 views 0  

Chris Dorn - Innocent Targets: When Terrorism Comes to School

The terrorist attack that killed more than 300 schoolchildren, teachers and parents in Russia shocked the conscience of the world in 2004. Clearly, there are lessons to be learned from this and other…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 3 views 0  

Thad Starner - Face to Face Discussion with Wearable Computers

Dr. Starner is one of the pioneers of wearable computing and will talk about how computers can be designed and used to be aware of what users are doing, and also to assist them in doing it. His work…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 8 Months ago 0 views 0  

Peter J. Ludovice - Thinking Outside the Black Box: Getting People Excited about Science and Engineering

A number of societal factors are contributing to society's decreasing interest in science and technology, despite its ubiquitous presence in modern society. These factors include everything from…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Years ago 3 views 0