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Terry Herdman, Associate Vice President for Research Computing, Retires After 48 Years

Terry Herdman, Associate Vice President for Research Computing, Retires After 48 Years

Terry Herdman, associate vice president for research computing, director of the Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Mathematics, and professor of mathematics, retired from Virginia Tech effective September 9, 2022. During his 48-year tenure, Herdman has made significant contributions to the research of the university. mission, helping to expand Virginia Tech’s research computing capabilities, secure millions of …

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Virtual reality sounds cool, but can it actually help schools teach math?  (Opinion)

Virtual reality sounds cool, but can it actually help schools teach math? (Opinion)

Virtual reality sounds cool but is it practically useful in schools? reality prisms think the answer is definitely “yes”. Prisms, launched in 2019, strives to integrate virtual reality into algebra for partners including the New York City Department of Education and KIPP charter schools. I recently spoke with Anurupa Ganguly, the founder and CEO of …

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