Transition, transfix, translate, transpose, transatlantic, transgender, transubstantiate, trans-fats, trans-disciplinary… The prefix TRANS combines with a broad array of root words to describe aspects of our world that we perceive and understand to involve a crossing. In 2014-2015, SPACE invites members of the Dawson community and beyond from across the sciences and the arts to generate their own TRANS–– words and to explore the many kinds of crossings they evoke.
Announcing SPACE theme for 2014-2015: TRANS–
A criticism on society's perception of the mentally ill and the stigma that goes along with it.
Audio of a rant that collides with the traditional view that rap has no place in refined and cultured society, showing that rap can be used in a positive and uplifting manner and as a powerful tool.
Previous generations conformed to certain standards. Now those standards are about to conform to us.
Every thought of teaching English as a Second Language overseas? Hear from a Dawson grad who did!
For years, biologists and engineers alike have been trying to replicate and even enhance muscle for a range of applications. Well what if the solution to such a complex problem was simple, already existed and could be easily manufactured by anyone with at least one arm? It does.
Tiny particles called muons may be at the core of one of the most fascinating and cutting-edge innovations in the field of nuclear waste imaging.
my mother told me of survival and tragedy occurring on italian coasts from a small age. october 2013 was not the first.
A discussion of the anti-gay propaganda law enacted in Russia.
Existential questions of meaning and opportunity collide as one girl ventures into adulthood.
Inspiring the youth to love physics, Taylor Wilson is renowned across the global scientific community for being the youngest person to successfully build a nuclear fusion reactor when he was only 14 years old, and this with only the initial means of his parents’ garage.
In his book War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy depicts a set of moral choices which current and future physicians ought to contemplate.
An innovative way of dealing with final exam stress: petting. As in, kittens and puppies.