It’s late April 2019, so I KNOW that the most pressing question in your mind about what’s going on in the Marvel Universe is: “Could Toby McGuire’s Spider Man from the 2004 movie Spider-Man 2 REALLY have stopped that train?!” Watch this Nerdist video to find out.
Introducing the ASEE student chapter from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez! These students have formed a robust and excited group with many outreach activities at varying levels and foci in engineering.
The MIT Ethics Reading Group is led by three Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science graduate students–Irene Chen, Leilani Gilpin, and Harini Suresh–who are worried about the future of AI and how it will be used. “AI is so cool,” said Chen to MIT News. “It’s so powerful. But sometimes it scares me.” Read more here.
The night before a big exam, it’s tempting to stay up all night and hit the books to get an extra edge. After all, you’re young and you can sleep when you’re dead, right? This is important! Baylor University, however, gave students an incentive to sleep before their tests: extra points on a final exam if they get a solid 8-hours’ rest. Guess who scored better–even without the extra credit? Read about it here.