Archive | November, 2011

Sorry excuse for justice

After more than six years pushing for legislation against bullying in Michigan, Kevin Epling thought he could rest easier knowing he helped make a change for troubled youth. Michigan is currently one of three states without a law prohibiting harassment in schools. That is, until Wednesday, Nov. 2, when the state Senate snuck in a […]

Scientist researches robotic prosthetics

Mind over matter may mean more to scientists at the University of Pittsburgh than most other idioms do. Andrew Schwartz is a neurophysiologist working to develop the necessary technology needed to build robotic prosthetics. On Nov. 7, he described his research and its ability to improve the lives of the paralyzed to Elon University students […]