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4 Lessons from a K-12 Robotic Competition

The buzzing of Lego NXTs servos. Dozens of nervously excited kids hovering around the robot arena with their robot creation moving Lego models, flipping intricate switches, and sometimes just ramming…

Communication and Me

I have never considered communication to be my strong suit. In fact, it’s been quite the opposite. I grew up as an only child in rural/backwoods North Carolina. I didn’t…

Stereotype Threat

An interview with Claude Steele, a researcher well known for his work on stereotype threat. Question What does this notion of stereotype threat make you think about in your own…

Raspberry Pi Google Cloud Print Server

This comprehensive guide gives you the steps and the resources required to turn your Raspberry Pi into an always on, low power Google Cloud printing server. Why? Having a Raspberry…

Reflection: On Being Wrong

Kathryn Schultz’ TED talk, “On Being Wrong” has been very popular on TED.com, totaling nearly 3,000,000 views. On a site about “ideas worth spreading” this gem seems to have been…

Reflection: The Voices Inside You

“Has there ever been a time when “the voices in your head” have kicked in and worked against you, even when you know you’re more than capable/able?” I’ve proven to…

Entrepreneurship for the Public Good – Week 8

The Entrepreneurship for the Public Good (EPG) Program at Berea College creates a multi-year, learning experience for undergraduate students to practice and implement Entrepreneurial Leadership in rural communities of Central…

Entrepreneurship for the Public Good – Week 7

The Entrepreneurship for the Public Good (EPG) Program at Berea College creates a multi-year, learning experience for undergraduate students to practice and implement Entrepreneurial Leadership in rural communities of Central…

Entrepreneurship for the Public Good – Week 5

The Entrepreneurship for the Public Good (EPG) Program at Berea College creates a multi-year, learning experience for undergraduate students to practice and implement Entrepreneurial Leadership in rural communities of Central…

Entrepreneurship for the Public Good – Week 6

The Entrepreneurship for the Public Good (EPG) Program at Berea College creates a multi-year, learning experience for undergraduate students to practice and implement Entrepreneurial Leadership in rural communities of Central…