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University should aim to reduce, not restrict, smoking

University should aim to reduce, not restrict, smoking

March 13, 2014

As March hums along, the University now enters its second full month of the spring semester. We are a few months into the new, campus-wide smoking ban that took effect on Jan. 1 of this year, in which the University seems to be confident in upholding its policy. However, I have been keen to observe...

UI professor designing technology to bridge music and computer gap

UI professor designing technology to bridge music and computer gap

By Saher Khan

November 6, 2013

Although music theory education has traditionally been confined to textbooks, University music professor Heinrich Taube is creating a technological, interactive tool to advance students’ studies outside of the classroom.  Harmonia, Taube’s computer program, was recently released as the first commercial app...