Teaching as Art: Intro to Machine Learning with K-Means

This week taught my workshop for Teaching as Art. The workshop was intended as a gentle introduction to machine learning.

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ITPower: Hand Soldering a Precision Rectifier Circuit

ITPower is a student-led club at ITP focused on energy and power management.

During out last meeting, Yeseul Song led a workshop on building a rectifier circuit. The circuits will be used in a project to monitor energy usage on the ITP floor.

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Collective Play: Lo-fi Graph Building

This week I user-tested using nominal group technique to build graphs.

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Future Scenarios: Patterns in Research Materials

The past several weeks have been presentations from classmates about their chosen research areas. You can find them here: link

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Future Scenarios: Wage and Employment Trends

Suggestions from classmates Breakdown by function, title, industry, gender What jobs are the fastest growing, fastest shrinking? Get a ~50 year historical window. Make sure to normalize and adjust currency units over time and space. PPP or big mac index Look at influences of minimum wage changes. Renumeration trends over time Methodology All data comes from two different United States Bureau of Labor Statistics surveys:
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