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John Rickert

John Rickert

Just how high does a fly ball fly? The architects designing the Seattle Mariners’ Safeco Field in the 1990s needed to know, because it seemed possible that the new baseball stadium’s retractable roof might interfere with the game below if a fly ball would hit the ceiling.

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Diane Evans

Diane Evans

Spotlight on Professor Diane Evans, specializing in teaching statistics. Evans likes to run her class like a conversation.

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Jim Hanson

Jim Hanson

Award-winning civil engineering educator Jim Hanson, PhD, believes teaching is more about giving students the ability to ask the right questions than providing future engineers with just skills to address tomorrow’s challenging problems.

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