For the past several Sundays, the Science Center has been filled with students learning how to create, format, and type in the LaTeX typesetting system. The Science Center’s newest workshop is centered on LaTeX, a typesetting system that creates high-quality, technical documents. (Distributed March 29, 2014)
We are very excited to announce the next Science Underground event!
On April 3rd, Jay Dickson, Science Data Analyst in Geological Sciences at Brown University, will be presenting about acquiring time-lapse photography of the McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica. The McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are the closest analog to the surface of Mars on Earth.
We will kick-off the event with an introduction by James Head, Professor of Geological Sciences at Brown University.
Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) seeks to increase the number of women studying in the areas of science, technology, and mathematics (STEM). In hopes of encouraging female pursuit of degrees in these fields WiSE provides women with the opportunity to provide each other with advice, support, and encouragement with its mentoring program!