[CASCI Talk] How To Fix the World: Repair as Practice and Worldview

Dec. 4 11 am – 12 pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing Speaker: Steven Jackson, Associate Professor, Department of Information Science, Cornell University Steven Jackson (http://www.infosci.cornell.edu/sjackson/) is an Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department of Information Science at Cornell University. He works in the areas of science and technology policy, human-computer interaction, and …

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[CASCI Talk] Automatic Image Annotation Applied to Habitat Classification

Nov. 11 2 pm – 3 pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing Speaker: Mercedes Torres, PhD   As a post-­‐doctoral student at the University of Nottingham, she is focused on interdisciplinary research, specifically in the area of Fine-­‐Grained Visual Categorization, Image Processing and Analysis, and Machine Learning. She has designed and developed an image annotation framework …

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[CASCI Talk] “Reinventing Science Education through Virtual Worlds: Implications for Teacher Education”

Nov. 11 11 am – 12 pm 2116 Hornbake Bldg, South Wing Speaker: Diane Jass Ketelhut, Associate Professor, College of Education, University of Maryland College Park Abstract: The 21st century brings a change in what we value as expertise, but is the USA educational system responding to these new needs? Focusing on science education as …

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