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    • Inequality and Human Trafficking 

      Burnet, Jennie; Khant, Monica Modi; Okech, David; Richardson, Deborah J.; Spires, Bob (2019-04-26)
      This panel examines causes, consequences, and solutions to address global human trafficking, including labor and sex trafficking. The presentations will trace the global human trafficking networks that connect Metro Atlanta ...
    • Violence and the Media 

      Favara, Jeremiah; Mehran, Weeda; Miller, Ben; Veilleux-LePage, Yannick (2019-04-26)
      This panel explores the relationship between violence and the media, addressing issues of news coverage of violence, violence as entertainment, and the influence of the Internet and social media on this relationship.  
    • Development Economics Consortium 

      Brummund, Peter; Dhongde, Shatakshee; Del Valle, Alejandro; Filipski, Mateusz; Liu, Xuepeng; Magnan, Nicholas; Moyano, Paloma; O'Connell, Stephen; Roy, Abhra; Taylor, Laura; Viceisza, Angelino; Zimmermann, Laura (2019-04-26)
      This session will highlight frontiers of research in the area of development economics. The session will include research presentations on a wide range of topics, covering both micro and macro perspectives of development. ...
    • Translating Sustainability in the Middle East and North Africa 

      Bier, Laura; Cherribi, Sam; Elmagraby, Norah; Melika, Ayda (2019-04-26)
    • New Trends in Foreign Language Pedagogy 

      Awad, Awad; Douglin, Adèle; Green, Viola; Joo, Hyoun-A; Lee, Hakyoon; Mangold, Matthew; Uelzmann, Jan; Wang, Wei (2019-04-26)
      This panel of to-the-point six-minute presentations focuses on innovative approaches to foreign language learning, including content-based instruction and emphases on intercultural communication and global competence.
    • WSC Podcast Episode 9: Informal Learning with Christopher Cerasoli 

      Tatel, Corey; Cerasoli, Christopher (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-05-17)
      Host, Corey Tatel, speaks with Dr. Chris Cerasoli about informal learning at work and its importance in the modern day work context. Dr. Cerasoli is currently a Senior Talent Analytics Consultant at UnitedHealth Group and ...
    • The Impact of Technology on Workforce Skill Learning 

      Beier, Margaret E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019)
      In this piece, Dr. Beier outlines a range of modern technologies and their role in workplace skill learning. Ranging from web-based instruction and Massive Open Online Courses, to augmented reality and chatbots, Dr. Beier ...
    • On Learning Electronic Media Production as an Experienced Musician 

      King, Lewis G. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-04-29)
      Electronic music production (EMP) is an increasingly popular avenue for music expression, yet learning this skill has a high barrier to entry. The paper presents research methods investigating the idea that existing musical ...
    • Roundtable on New Directions in Global Education and Discussion of the Global Research Opportunities Workshop (GROW) 

      Balas, Alexandru; Graml, Gundolf; Lemieux, Tony; Togunde, Dimeji; Stenport, Anna Westerstahl (2019-04-26)
    • Remarks on the Inaugural Atlanta Global Studies Symposium 

      Peterson, George P. "Bud"; Ibarra, Vanessa (2019-04-26)
    • Building Global and International Studies Programs: Challenges and Opportunties 

      Balas, Alexandru; Hastings, Laura A.; Jordan, Esther; Murdie, Amanda (2019-04-26)
      Global and international studies programs are increasingly popular at colleges and universities. What are the logistical challenges and intellectual opportunities of building these interdisciplinary programs? Scholars from ...
    • Attacking and Protecting Public Data with Differential Privacy 

      Garfinkel, Simson L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-04-26)
      Publishing exact statistical data creates mathematical risks and vulnerabilities that have only recently been appreciated. In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau collected information on more than 308 million residents and published ...
    • A constant-factor approximation algorithm for asymmetric TSP [Lecture 3] 

      Svensson, Ola (2019-04-25)
      The traveling salesman problem is one of the most fundamental optimization problems. Given cities and pairwise distances, it is the problem of finding a tour of minimum distance that visits each city once. In spite of ...
    • Different approaches for asymmetric TSP [Lecture 2] 

      Svensson, Ola (2019-04-24)
      The traveling salesman problem is one of the most fundamental optimization problems. Given cities and pairwise distances, it is the problem of finding a tour of minimum distance that visits each city once. In spite of ...
    • Deception, ExoNets, SmushWare, and Organic Data: New Frontiers In Neuro-Rehabilitation 

      Patton, James L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-04-24)
      Making use of visual display technology and human-robotic interfaces, many researchers have illustrated various opportunities to distort visual and physical realities. We have had success with interventions such as error ...
    • The Future of Computer-Aided Engineering 

      Diestelhorst, Ryan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-04-23)
      New advancements in cloud computing and machine learning have created an opportunity for a revolutionary advancement in how hardware engineering is performed. In this talk, Ryan Diestelhorst will discuss his experiences ...
    • Advancing Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Through RCEs 

      Hirsch, Jennifer; Smith, Kim (2019-04-26)
      Through multi-sector collaboration and innovative problem-solving, United Nations University has invited regions around the world to form collaborations called Regional Centres of Expertise on Education for Sustainable ...
    • Sustainable Cities Studio Final Report (2018) 

      Chasteen, Fletcher; Finkelstein, Will; Garcia, Michelle; Kronowski, Danielle; Nakajima, Christi; Ventura, Ariella; Weinberg, Emma; Weinberg, Yonaton; Yang, Taotao (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018)
      This interdisciplinary studio aims to demonstrate that any major can contribute to sustainable community development. We partnered with Central Atlanta Progress to advance two goals of the 2017 Downtown Atlanta Master Plan: ...
    • The Periodic Table: A Treasure Trove of Passion, Adventure, Betrayal, and Obsession 

      Kean, Sam (2019-04-18)
      Why did Gandhi hate iodine? Why did the Japanese kill Godzilla with missiles made of cadmium? How did radium nearly ruin Marie Curie’s reputation? And why did tellurium lead to the most bizarre gold rush in history? The ...