Five UCLA faculty are among 29 UC-wide who have been selected to help pave the way to a digital future for the university through the Online Pilot Project, administered by the UC Office of the President in partnership with the Academic Senate. The university hopes to begin offering as many as 25 online courses by January, 2012.
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James Gimzewski, UCLA Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and a member of the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI), was today elected a 2009 Fellow to the prestigious Royal Society, based on his scientific excellence.
“It’s a great honor,” said Gimzewski, who grew up in Glasgow, Scotland, and is a U.K. citizen. “The Royal Society was established in the mid-1600s.”
Sci|Art Nanolab 2010 has joint a media parntership with the digital platform Digicult in order to communicate its upcoming activities to a broader european audience.
DIGICULT is an online/offline Italian cultural and editorial platform, created with the aim to spread digital art and culture worldwide. DIGICULT focuses on the impact of new technologies and modern sciences on art, design, culture and contemporary society.