Science & Technology

The Tech Club
1:19 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Darlene Solomon

Albany, NY – Medical researchers need tools to conduct measurement and experiments. At Agilent Technologies, Darlene Solomon leads a team of scientists that build those tools. Solomon speaks about her work at Agilent and what it takes to solve challenging problems in science and technology.

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The Tech Club
1:18 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Sue Husari

Albany, NY – Sue Husari uses science to put out fires. Husari started putting out fires as a part time job in college, work that turned into a lifelong career. In this story Husari talks about her work and the importance of science and technology in fighting fire.

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The Tech Club
1:17 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Shoshana Loeb

Albany, NY – Shoshana Loeb has always been fascinated by the world around her. With advanced degrees in math and physics, Loeb's works contributed to the fields of medicine, telecommunications and many other industries. But Loeb was always curious about the business world, so she started Elity Systems, a business that helps other businesses be more 'customer friendly' with the help of computer technology. Loeb speaks about starting Elity systems, and about the pleasure she gets from learning new things.

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The Tech Club
1:15 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Tahira Reid

Albany, NY – As a schoolgirl in the Bronx, Tahira Reid dreamed up a machine that would allow her to play double-dutch jump rope all by herself. More than a decade later Reid and her classmates at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute made that dream come true. In this story Reid talks about the process of inventing, and how her childhood dream became a reality. http://designscience.umich.edu/tahira.html

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The Tech Club
1:14 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Laurie Trotta

Albany, NY – As a fish hatchery manager at a state university, Laurie Trotta is responsible for raising fish, and for teaching her students to raise them. That work is called aquiculture. In this story, Trotta discusses the study of aqua culture and why it's important.

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The Tech Club
1:14 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Sue Nava

Albany, NY – Seismologist Sue Nava studies earthquakes from her post at The University of Utah. In this story, Nava talks about the study of earthquakes, and what happens when the earth moves.

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The Tech Club
1:13 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Claire Fraser

Albany, NY – Genomics is at the cutting edge of medical research today, and Claire Fraser is helping to lead the way. Fraser and her husband left good jobs at the National Institute of Health to create the Institute for Gnomic Research. In this story, Fraser talks about her career decisions and what she hopes to accomplish in gnomic research. For more information, please visit: http://medschool.umaryland.edu/FACULTYRESEARCHPROFILE/viewprofile.aspx?id=20004

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The Tech Club
1:07 pm
Fri April 3, 2009

The Tech Club: Marcella Cabrera

Albany, NY – Ever wonder who designs the computer games you play? Graphic Artist Marcella Cabrera manages a team of designers who help create the games you play. Cabrera talks about her work as a graphic designer and how art and science combine to create computer games.

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The Tech Club
1:28 pm
Thu April 2, 2009

The Tech Club: Holly Gettings

Albany, NY – As technical director of the Calvin Theater in Northampton Massachusetts, it's Holly Gettings job to make sure the show goes on. In this story she speaks about the fun, diverse, and scientific job of a technical director.

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The Tech Club
1:28 pm
Thu April 2, 2009

The Tech Club: Irene Greif

Albany, NY – Irene Greif is an expert in how people work with computers. As director of research at Lotus, Greif and her team study how people use their computers. They then use this information to help develop new products which allow consumers to use their computers more effectively. In this story, Greif speaks about this research process. Women In Technology International (WITI): http://www.witi.com/center/witimuseum/halloffame/2000/igreif.php

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