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December 12, 2011

Technology Art Design

Lori Hepner,

Lori Hepner is a photographer and installation artist who holds an M.F.A. in Digital Media from Rhode Island School of Design and a B.F.A. in Fine Art Photography
from Rochester Institute of Technology. She has recently exhibited her work in solo exhibitions at Duke University and at the Pittsburgh...

Opening Your Ears to Data

December 06, 2011

Mark Ballora

Mark Ballora joined the Penn State faculty in 2000. He holds a joint appointment in the School of Music and the Department of Integrative Arts. Mark teaches courses in music technology, history of electroacoustic music and musical acoustics. He received degrees from the University of California at L...

Sir Loops A Lot

October 22, 2010

Jason O

Jason Olcese (Jason O) is a performer who is best described as "a healthy mix of Jason Mraz and Keller Williams." On stage, Jason uses live looping to incorporate guitar, bass, vocals, harmonies, percussion, piano, harmonica, ukulele, and trumpet all in one inspiring show. Through the well-timed int...

Music from the Crowd

October 21, 2010

Technology Art Creativity

Jordan "DJ Earworm" Roseman,

Most widely known for his annual 25-song mashup video "United State of Pop," DJ Earworm has been working as a San Francisco-based producer and performer since 2003. He first landed on the music scene after being hired by MTV as resident DJ during the 2005 MTV Music Video Awards in South Beach, Fla.,...

Be Nice. Make Friends.

October 21, 2010

Nathan Martin

Nathan Martin is CEO of Deeplocal Inc. Prior to founding Deeplocal in 2006, Martin was a researcher and artist-in-residence at Carnegie Mellon University, where he led an interdisciplinary team in the development of a collaborative online mapping toolkit. As a founding member of both an art group an...

Musical Performance

December 06, 2011

Pure Cane Sugar

Pure Cane Sugar's sultry voices, soulful harmonies, and powerful lyrics evoke exquisite vocals. Together, Kate Twoey, Molly Countermine and Natalie Berrena, are Pure Cane Sugar, "an assemblage of masterful melodies and haunting harmonies that inspire sweet dreams". With accompanying artists Daniel C...

Aliens vs. Robots

October 21, 2010

Tonee Ndungu

Tonee Ndungu is a media consultant with a specialty in New and Rich Media Tools and Applications. He is the founder of the Wazimba Youth Foundation, which is an African youth IT outreach organization that educates and emphasizes the use of Internet-based media tools and social networks among teens i...

Re-Inventing Reinvention

October 21, 2010

Tony Pittman

As a business professional, Pittman has spent his 14-year career focused on leadership, consulting, and supply chain management. He currently holds the title of Director, Business Relationship Management, in Hewlett Packard's Global Supply Chain Services organization located in Plano, Texas. Before ...

The Politics of Water

December 14, 2011

Rick Schuhmann

Rick Schuhmann has been a faculty member at Penn State University since 1998 and is currently the Walter L. Robb Director of Engineering Leadership Development in the College of Engineering. Dr. Schuhmann holds faculty positions in Engineering Design, Science-Technology-and-Society (STS), and is a m...

String Quartet

January 07, 2012



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