The global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will is pleased to announce the promotion of Aimee Eckmann to Principal in the firm’s PreK-12 Education practice. Eckmann (FAIA, ALEP, LEED AP BD+C) holds specific expertise in educational facilities planning and design and… Read More
Matthew Reidsma’s 3rd book, “Masked by Trust: Bias in Library Discovery,” was published this month by Library Juice Press. It examines how even algorithms touted as objective and neutral by libraries are often plagued with biased and inaccurate results.
Tobias Baer recently published his third book “Understand, Manage, and Prevent Algorithmic Bias” (apress/Springer Nature) draws on his background in both psychology and data science and addresses management, policy, and data science aspects of algorithmic bias. He discusses causes of… Read More
Ben Callif has published his first book, “Organumics: An Epigenetic Re-Framing of Consciousness, Life, and Evolution.” Part science, part speculative philosophy, it proposes a new taxonomic/conceptual unit (the organum) for the life and information sciences as a way of shifting… Read More
After a nationwide search, Dr. Ellen J. Censky has been named President and CEO of the Milwaukee Public Museum. Censky, who has served as interim President and CEO since September of 2018, was selected through an extensive search process that… Read More
Erika Pliner received the 2019 Pre-doctoral Young Scientist award from the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB) in recognition of the scientific achievements in her work determining individual, environmental, and biomechanical factors that contribute to ladder fall risk. She takes a… Read More
Published author J.A. Gasperetti returns to the literary limelight with the release of his second novel, “The Seal’s Lair,” (published by AuthorHouse). The historical fiction book follows an attempt to stop vile individuals from executing a malevolent action plan.
Steve Raasch, AIA, LEED-AP, EDAC and current president of Zimmerman Architectural Studios, has been nominated as the firm’s new Chief Executive Officer.
Makiia Lucier earned significant critical acclaim for her recent book “Isle of Blood and Stone.” In the book, old wounds are reopened when a mysterious map surfaces, sending a royal cartographer on a dangerous quest. It was named a “Best… Read More
Rebecca Patterson was recently selcted for the 2019 High Ground Veteran Advocacy Fellowship. She served six years in the US Navy (2005-2011) and deployed to the Persian Gulf in support of the War on Terrorism. Now she’s working to ensure… Read More