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Teachers Learn to Use 3D Printers

Who would have ever thought the Department of Defense would have a workshop to teach the nuts and bolts of 3D printing to a group of teachers?

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December 18, 2014 2:46 PM | Comments

Why even those above the federal poverty line struggle in New York City, the Department of Defense hopes 3D printing will inspire future engineers, Minerva Tantoco discusses .nyc, the former Manhattan DA and his wife Journalist Lucinda Franks on their new book and the former chairman and CEO of Aris Isotoner Inc.’s glove giveaway.

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December 15, 2014 11:16 AM | Comments

Why even those above the federal poverty line struggle in New York City, the Department of Defense hopes 3D printing will inspire future engineers, Minerva Tantoco discusses .nyc, the former Manhattan DA and his wife Journalist Lucinda Franks on their new book and the former chairman and CEO of Aris Isotoner Inc.’s glove giveaway.

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Jenna Flanagan  |  November 13, 2014 12:17 PM | 1 Comment
Toy and tech companies are placing an emphasis on making coding fun and exciting for kids.VIDEO
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November 6, 2014 11:05 AM | Comments

Disease detective Dr. Abdul El-Sayed on Ebola, The New York Times reports on privacy and data, Chalkbeat Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Green and a Vietnam veteran who brings inner-city kids closer to nature.

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November 6, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
Universal pre-K, Common Core standards and teacher evaluation are some of the issues affecting the city's education system which are covered daily by Chalkbeat, a nonprofit, online education news organization.VIDEO
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November 6, 2014 11:01 AM | Comments
The wilderness is more than just fresh air and an outdoor education for the students, it's also been a solution to this former soldier's return to civilian life.VIDEO
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November 3, 2014 12:29 PM | Comments

Disease detective Dr. Abdul El-Sayed on Ebola, The New York Times reports on privacy and data, Chalkbeat Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Green and a Vietnam veteran who brings inner-city kids closer to nature.

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October 23, 2014 11:18 AM | Comments

MetroFocus visits The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts’ exhibit celebrating Sesame Street’s 45th anniversary.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  October 16, 2014 2:22 PM | Comments
MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman talked to Dr. Ruth in advance of the first Richard D. Heffner Open Mind Lecture in Communications and Human Values at Rutgers University, which she will deliver on October 22.VIDEO
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