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10 hrs ago | Hack a day

Stewart Platform Ball Bearing Balancer

For their Mechanical Engineering senior design project at San Jose State University, [Tyler Kroymann] and [Robert Dee] designed and built a racing motion simulator .


Related Topix: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Science

21 hrs ago | Plastics News

Prosthetic arm concept wins in student thermoforming competition

Pressure forming company Freetech Plastics Inc. has returned with its annual Student Thermoformed Part Competition, intended to expand the exposure of the thermoforming process and the parts it can produce.


Related Topix: Arts, Industrial Design (Product Design), University of Wisconsin Stout

Wed Aug 20, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Cupertino shorts: Senior center needs help with new program

Cupertino business owner Jane Carter was recognized Aug. 2 in New York City by the board of Dance Teacher Magazine as the recipient of the 2014 Dance Teacher Award in the private studio and conservatory category.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA, Sunnyvale, CA, Science / Technology

The Campbell Reporter

Sunnyvale Middle School welcomes Nabil Shahin as new principal

Nabil Shahin is the new principal of Sunnyvale Middle School. The Sunnyvale native got his start at Cherry Chase Elementary School before heading to the former Sunnyvale Junior High School, which is now Sunnyvale Middle.


Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Santa Clara County, CA, Sunnyvale, CA, Massachusetts College of Art, Education Etc.

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Deseret News

Measuring the impact of a MOOC course can be complicated

Massive Open Online Courses make education cheaper and more accessible, but some say they have potential to undermine the current profit model.


Related Topix: Carnegie Mellon University

Sat Aug 16, 2014

News Observer

Hillsborough man finds clues in old pathways

Portrait of Tom Magnuson, 70, of Hillsborough, NC Thursday, August 14, 2014 standing in the roadbed of old Highway 10, also known as the Great Central Coast Road near Hillsborough, NC.


Related Topix: Hillsborough, NC, US Military, US Marine Corps

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

Santa Clara County suffers jobs slump

A job slump has emerged in Santa Clara County, which has now lost jobs for three straight months and is becoming a factor in a slowdown in the pace of job gains in the Bay Area, a state government report released Friday shows.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Darien News-Review

Finding fellowship at the

Lisa Nowlain will spend the next two years working at the Darien Library as the Harold W. McGraw Jr. Fellow.


Related Topix: Libraries, Darien, CT

Wed Aug 13, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Good news for San Jose owls

Too often the news is bad when it comes to owls, but the Western burrowing owl seems to be thriving on the bufferlands of the San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility.



3D IC Expands in New Dimensions at Si2

The Silicon Integration Initiative , a leading global semiconductor standards consortium, announced today that Herb Reiter is joining the team of professionals in the role of Director, 3D IC Programs.


Related Topix: World News, Austria

Tue Aug 12, 2014

NBC Bay Area

SJSU Researcher Featured on Discovery Channel

File photo of a great white shark. A new shark species was recently uncovered by a San Jose State University researcher.


Business Journal

Student apartment tower to start construction near SJ city hall

Symphony Development has closed on a downtown San Jose development site where it will build the city's first off-campus, private apartment community designed from the ground up to appeal to San Jose State University students.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Daily Democrat

CSU campuses charging huge fees for some classes

Laura Montes, center, attends a writing workshop taught by Monica Peck at San Jose State University in San Jose in July.


Related Topix: Long Beach, CA, Cal State Long Beach

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Coke FRIDAY

It's a highlight of my year---plopping down in a Victorian wingback chair with a frosty beverage and basking in the brilliant badness of the winning entries in the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest---"a whimsical literary competition that challenges entrants to compose the opening sentence to the worst of all possible novels."


Related Topix: Ohio, Prison, US News, Liberal Political News

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Berryessa Sun

Piedmont Middle School welcomes new principal with new school year

Piedmont Middle School will start the 2014-15 school year with a principal who is no stranger to parents and students.


Related Topix: San Jose, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Education Etc., Piedmont, CA

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Trails & Vistas World Concert celebrates peace with music from around the world

September is art month in North Lake Tahoe and there is no better place to see creativity reign than during Trails and Vistas World Concert , an event produced in partnership with the Truckee Tahoe Peace Project.


Columbia Basin College board seat filled, then emptied same day

Gov. Jay Inslee filled the months-long vacancy on Columbia Basin College's board on Monday.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jay Inslee, Texas

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Online education push continues at CSUs

One year has passed since Julie Spitzer, professor of mathematics education at San Jose State University, taught her last online course to thousands of students across the country through a partnership between SJSU and Udacity.


Related Topix: Sacramento, CA

Knco radio

Batwa Challenge is coming up

Rita Stevens joined KNCO as morning news anchor in 1999. She comes to KNCO following a 20 year career in journalism in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Related Topix: Nevada County, CA

CBS Local

San Jose Sees An Upsurge In Health Services Jobs Over The Past Year

California finally has moved past its employment peak from 2007 and now is at a record level.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Santa Clara University, Stanford University