Slunk

No, this article isn’t about the past participle of the word “slink.” Partly because there’s not much to say about it, partly because I have something else that’s interesting to write about, but mostly because we go to a tech school and almost nobody really cares about grammar. So, what exactly is slunk? It’s a…

Home runs hit to end world hunger

This past Wednesday afternoon, the Stevens chapter of FeelGood hosted a Wiffle Ball home run derby event on Palmer Lawn. As the Hoboken breeze blew through Palmer Lawn, bats were swinging and Wiffle Balls were flying deep – some managed to hit their home runs right into the treetops that stand in front of America’s…

Ray Ozzie’s reinvention of voice communication is Talko: A startup’s plan to revive the phone call by killing it

If there’s any one component of the modern smartphone that hasn’t yet caught up with the “smart” designation of the rest of the experience, it’s certainly the phone itself. While users transition from SMS to instant messaging, from pre-downloading to streaming videos and music, and from websites to dedicated apps, the dialer app remains the…

Chemical Ice Cream

ACS bonds with food

By Drew Malzahn This past Tuesday, the student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) met in the atrium of Babbio for their Bonding with Food event, an annual celebration of the delicious ways that chemistry helps us every day. Bonding with Food is an annual open-house style activity held by ACS with the goal…