To complete the current event activity, perform research utilizing resources such as the Internet, magazine publications, newspapers, and journals on a current event that illustrates the implementation of a new IS technology. Professor Skinner, however, in his famous article ‘Science of Learning and art of Teaching’ published in 1945 pleaded for the application of the knowledge derived from behavioral psychology to classroom procedures and suggested automated teaching devices as means of doing so.
The Joint Science and Technology Institute for Middle School Students (JSTI-MS) is a one-week, fully-funded, residential science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) research program that provides middle school students the opportunity to solve and complete STEM challenges and projects.
Given genetic evolution’s cumbersome protocols, it’s no surprise technology has superseded it. Technology now does much of the same work and does it far faster, bolstering our physical skills, deepening our intellectual range, and allowing us to expand into new and more challenging environments.
Elodie Ghedin, a microbiologist at New York University, says, I don’t know why people aren’t more scared.” She and I discussed the example of AIDS, which has killed 35 million people worldwide, a death toll roughly equal to that of the 1918 pandemic.
As we near the end of a year with a wide variety of catastrophic climate events, this webcast will highlight the key events of 2016, identify the risks of how climate events impact insurance offerings and highlight new SOA research that focuses on using new methods and technology to plan for the future.