Health Talk: Schizophrenia
It would be scary if in the middle of the day at work, someone started talking to himself and imagining he was being burned alive. But there are people who cannot help this, as they might suffer from a mental disorder called schizophrenia.SciTech | September 29, 2008
Japan makes smallest camera
Japan’s Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. will launch the smallest single-lens reflex (SLR) camera in the world. The new camera is targeted at female buyers who prefer to use light-weight cameras.SciTech | September 15, 2008
Italian food for good friends
Spaghetti Warehouse is the perfect destination to sate a craving for Italian food, as well as a need for some fun and adventure. The food is an assured upgrade from campus food, and the trip to 26 Penn Ave. (just board the 54C going downtown) is pretty quick.Pillbox | September 8, 2008
How Things Work: Cryptography
VOEFS UIF USJBOHMF or UNDER THE TRIANGLE; the phrases mean the same!
Cryptography, or the practice of hiding information through codes, has helped in keeping information hidden from enemies since the times of Julius Caesar.SciTech | August 25, 2008
Associate department head of biological sciences receives Julius Ashkin Award for Excellence in Teaching
The prestigious Julius Ashkin Award for Excellence in Teaching was awarded to Amy Burkert last week. Burkert is the associate department head for undergraduate affairs in the biological sciences department and director of the Health Professions Program.
The award encourages and recognizes dedication and effectiveness in teaching undergraduate students at the Mellon College of Science (MCS).SciTech | April 28, 2008