Brad Wells and Roomful of Teeth Win Grammy

Congratulations to Brad Wells and his vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth, who won a Grammy for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance. He and the group won the award at the 56th Grammy Awards Pre-Telecast Ceremony, where they also performed and were nominated in two other categories. Wells, the Lyell… Continue reading »

Gigapan: Big Tech Meets Tiny View

Gigapans are panoramic photos containing billions of pixels. Developed by scientists at Carnegie Mellon and NASA’s Ames Research Center for use in Mars Rover expeditions, Gigapan technology captures images with a robotic camera mounted on a tripod. As the mount slowly and automatically swivels, hundreds or even thousands of individual… Continue reading »

Winter Storm: College Closed Jan 3, 2014

Dear Staff and Faculty, Because of the weather that’s expected tonight and tomorrow, and since the dorms and dining halls aren’t open yet, the college will be officially closed Friday, January 3. Essential personnel should report as designated by your supervisor. Our thanks go to all whose work… Continue reading »