Tag Archives: Education

When Science Becomes Personal: The Behind The Scenes of Climatology

“WHEN THE END OF HUMAN CIVILIZATION IS YOUR DAY JOB” This is the first thing the reader is drawn to as they scroll through the article by John H. Richardson, a journalist for Esquire. It is just as bold and attention drawing as displayed above while also being placed under a picture of the Petermann Glacier […]

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The Next Generation Science Standards: The Effort to Unite a Polarized Nation through Science

In the last few minutes of class, Ronni Marron’s tenth-grade Earth Science class is quiet. Only the sounds of shuffling papers, the faint scribble of pencils, and the clicking of computers– signaling the students’ progress through an ice core lab fill the room. The classroom however, wasn’t always so quiet. At the top of the […]

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Bridging the political divide

Knight Team 5 Mary Weber Shaylyn Austin Beatrice Thaman Sam McMullen 14 November 2017 Project Title Providing exposure to political opinions through an informative and concise platform Describe your Project People want to hear about issues that are important to them. They also want to hear about these issues from people like them. That’s where […]

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Fight Knight: Eye Once Science

Fight Knight Project Group Sarah Gallagher, Shayan Golafshani, Flick Cain, Kallisse Dent, Taha Bashir   Project Title: 10 words  Eye Once Science (or Science At a Glance)  Requested Amount  5,000 dollars Expected Amount of time to Complete Project  1-2 months with a dedicated team Describe your Project: 500 words Our idea is a google chrome […]

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Knight New Project: Sex Talks– The online comprehensive sex education program

Project Title: Sex Talks: The online comprehensive sex education program Team 5: Katie Barbour, Chad Kelsey, Michael Kaufman-Schofield Requested Amount:  $10,000 for developing a site (web developer), production of these videos, and networking with medical professionals Expected Amount of time to Complete Project: Preliminary program in 6 months Describe your Project: The idea for the […]

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