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Madison College instructors Andy Kurth, center, and Matthew Lazzara, right, worked at McMurdo Station in Antarctica. Kurth recently shared his experiences as part of the STEM Center Speaker Series.

Instructor shares experiences working at Antarctic station

Joe Craker, Sports Editor November 7, 2018
As a guest for the University of Wisconsin, the Madison College electronics instructor was invited on a two-month excursion early last year to conduct maintenance on UW-operated weather stations in Antarctica — affectionately referred to as “the Ice” by Kurth and colleagues. 
Filament Games staff members Ethan Cayko, left, and Brandon Pittser spoke at the fifth Stem Center Speaker Series presentation of the semester held on Halloween (hence Ethan’s Cat in the Hat costume) at the Truax Campus.

Filament Games looks for ways to turn learning into play

Katie Paape, Staff Writer November 7, 2018

When we think of what results from playing video games, education is usually not the first thing that comes to mind. But as technology continues to thrive, using games as a medium for learning is becoming...

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