Introduction to Neural Engineering

Through my involvement with the CSNE at UW, I was able to teach a six-week course on neural engineering for high school students in summer 2016 and again in 2017. I've now turned that live course into an online version, which includes six hours of video lectures, instructions for three hands-on demos, homework assignments, and …

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Science of Frankenstein – Halloween at Pacific Science Center 2017

I was lucky enough last year to talk about the neuroscience of zombies at Pacific Science Center. And this year I had the delight that they let me come back to talk about the science of Frankenstein! I discussed the neuroscience of Frankenstein's creature, some of the scientific advancements he would have had to make …

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Proof – all the info, in one place!

Proof is a play about mathematicians. Who better to play mathematicians than mathematicians? (And scientists, engineers, medical professionals, science writers, and more!) Our cast of STEMM professionals will be performing Pulitzer and Tony winner Proof, about the struggles of math, education, and mental illness. After the show, you'll get to hear from the cast about what …

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Books, June 2017 and halfway through the year

I've been really heckin busy. Come see Proof in just 2 short months, everyone! Has Feminism Changed Science?, Londa Schiebinger So, has it? In short: some, but nowhere near enough. I've been extraordinarily lucky in my career that I've worked with institutions and individuals who were nothing but supportive of me. But this is far …

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Welcome to the cast of Proof!

I am thrilled to announce the cast of Proof: Catherine - Addie Kingsland, chemistry Claire - Chelsea San Clemente, software engineering Hal - Liam Lawe, science administration Robert - George Bukota, science writer U/S Catherine, Claire - Beth Mundy, inorganic chemistry U/S Hal - Daniel Doctor, neuroscience With stage manager Rae Eaton, analytical chemistry Rehearsals …

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