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Countdown to VOICES, presenter profile #8: Sara Slagle

This post is the 8th in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Sara Slagle has taught math … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES, presenter profile #7: Dennis Pearl

This post is the 7th in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Dennis Pearl is a Professor … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES, presenter profile #6: Eva Amsen

This post is the 6th in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Eva Amsen is a writer … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES, presenter profile #5 (Robby Ratan)

This post is the 5th in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Rabindra “Robby” Ratan, an Assistant … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES, presenter profile #4 (Gary Grossman)

This post is the 4th in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Gary Grossman would like to … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES: presenter profile #3 (Judy Twedt)

This post is the 3rd in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Judy Twedt is a graduate … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES: presenter profile #2 (Rick Heineman)

This post is the 2nd in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their work at VOICES, a first-of-its-kind online conference on using music to teach STEM, on Sept. 27-28, 2017. Rick Heineman is an assistant … Continue reading

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Countdown to VOICES: presenter profile #1 (Kristin Chavis)

A first-of-its-kind online conference, VOICES will explore the use of music to teach STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) on Sept. 27-28. This post is the first in a series of brief profiles of people who will be presenting their … Continue reading

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Submit your science song parodies to the Washington Post!

In addition to its reporting on the White House and other serious matters, the Washington Post runs something called the Style Invitational. The 1235th edition of this contest, running through July 24, asks readers to address the topic of science … Continue reading

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“Which STEM musicals are real?” contest results

We recently held a little contest: identify the real musical(s) among five listed (“Bring Down Da Noise, Bring Up Da Signal”; “Fermat’s Last Tango”; “Hedwig And The Angry Centimeter”; “Les Phys”; and “Stats”). The winner of the contest is Mary … Continue reading

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