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Life of the MindNews DigestWinter 2017

Life of the Mind

Winter 2017: 3D printing the past; Engineering Club reaches for the sky; Professors talk Zika; New research on measuring greenhouse gases; Letting the good be the enemy; Syllabus; Socrates returns to life (momentarily)
AlumniPeopleSpring 2015


When Stephanie Wortel ’06 asked a group of middle schoolers to draw a scientist, they mostly depicted old white men with kooky hair and lab coats. Wortel certainly didn’t see herself, or more importantly the children, represented in the drawings.
Autumn 2014Photo Gallery

Frequencies are fascinating fun

Frequencies are fascinating fun. Professor Beth Parks helps Peter Juviler ’15 and Jodi Forward ’15 tee up an oscilloscope to measure the frequencies of musical notes rung on tuning forks for Physics 112 lab. (Photo by Andrew Daddio)