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Lorena Barba interviewed at O'Reilly JupyterCon 2017

At the inaugural JupyterCon, August 2017 in NYC, Paco Nathan interviewed Lorena Barba about her adoption of Jupyter for teaching and learning.

Highlights How I got started using Jupyter for teaching: I met Fernando Perez at a workshop, where he gave a talk about IPython notebooks, and immediately I knew I wanted to use this in my classes. I have used them in my classes ever since. First, in my Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD Python) at Boston... Continue »

A collaboration to issue badges in #numericalmooc


Announcing a collaboration with Prof. Daniel T. Hickey (Indiana University Center for Research on Learning and Technology) to award badges in our independent MOOC, "Practical Numerical Methods with Python." When I was writing the short, internal proposal for creating what is now GW's first massive open online course (MOOC), I had a handful of clear... Continue »