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A robot and all that jazz

By Mariah Schaefer

November 1, 2015

Envision this: A jazz band plays on a stage in front of a live audience, and among the performers is a robot. The robot functions as another member of the group, being able to fully improvise jazz with the rest as they play naturally. Ben Grosser, an assistant professor in the School of Art and Design, is ...

Students should prioritize learning

Students should prioritize learning

By Yunjo Jeong

October 9, 2014

College is an exciting time for most of the students here at the University. In college, everything is different than in high school and middle school, from the scale of campus size to course workload and variety. Overall, college life is full of awesome, new opportunities.  The four years during w...