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Wege LectureGore: ‘It is time …
to act and save the planet’

The assumption that the Earth is so big, there is no way people can do any harm to it is wrong and one of the reasons global warming has fallen out of favor as a political issue, former Vice President Al Gore said Oct. 24 at the Power Center for the Performing Arts. More>

Design approved for new
Ross School building

The Board of Regents Oct. 21 approved the schematic design of a new building to house the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. More>

GeoPocket: A classroom tool for the GameBoy generation

Keeping students alert and engaged is a constant challenge for professors who teach large lecture courses. Not so in University classes Global Change I and Extreme Weather, where the GeoPocket project has students using wireless Pocket PCs (handheld computers) or their personal laptops to manipulate data, respond to professors' queries and explore maps, diagrams and photos, all while class is going on. More>

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