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CS-39 New Motto?

After noticing this excerpt from the ’77 Polaris as I was perusing yearbooks on the AOG website, I immediately thought of a new slogan for CS-39 Campus Radicals – if we’d only had a few months of prescience. 39 Campus Radicals: We train Group AOCs 1977 Yearbook 1976 Yearbook 1975 Yearbook

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’76 – By the numbers

Unless otherwise stated, the calculations on this page are based on the data shown on the Key Data page for each class maintained by the AOG. See charts below. ’76 by the numbers We were the 18th class to graduate from the Air Force Academy. Through the Class of 2020, 44 classes have graduated since …

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C. Rose Brain Series 3, #1: Aggression

To begin the third Charlie Rose Brain Series with Dr. Eric Kandel based on the theme of Brain Science and Society, they address the subject of aggression. Their expert panel includes: David Anderson of the California Institute of Technology, Richard Tremblay of University of Montreal, Johanna Ray Vollhardt of Clark University, Emil Coccaro of University …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #16: Blindness

In the sixteenth and last full episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel talk about problems associated with sight that result in blindness. Their panel included Sanford Greenberg, Chairman of the Board of Governors of Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute ; Jean Bennett; Steven Schwartz of the Jules …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2: Neuroscience Update

In this special segment of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series with Dr. Eric Kandel, journalist James Gorman of the New York Times discusses the Human Connectome Project of Washington University to develop a “wiring diagram” of a living human brain. This 21-minute segment aired on January 6, 2014.

C. Rose Brain Series 2, #15: Hearing

In the fifteenfth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel discuss hearing with David Corey of Harvard University , Frank Lin of Johns Hopkins University, Ruth Bentler of the University of Iowa and Dr. Ingeborg Hochmair. This episode aired October 10, 2013. In the following excerpt, Dr. David …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #14: The BRAIN Initiative

In this special episode of the second season of the Brain Series, Charlie Rose and Eric Kandel host an esteemed panel of neuroscientists to discusss President Obama’s BRAIN Initiative. Joining Charlie and Eric are Thomas Insel of the National Institute of Mental Health, Story Landis of the National Institute of Health, Cornelia Bargmann of Rockefeller …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #13: Public Policy Implications

In the thirteenth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel discuss the Public Policy Implications of the New Science of Mind with Alan Alda, Daniel Kahneman, Michael Shadlen, and Waler Mischel.. This episode aired March 7, 2012. The following three excerpts include: Eric Kandel on the New Science …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #12: Post Traumatic Stress

In the twelfth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel discuss post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with Retired Lieutenant Colonel John O’Brien; Murray Stein from the University of California, San Diego; Lisa Shin, from Tufts University; Kerry Ressler from Emory University and JoAnn Difede from Weill Cornell Medical …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #11: Pain

In the eleventh episode of the 2nd season of the Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel hosted a panel to discuss the neurological manifestations of pain. The panel included: David Julius, University of California, San Francisco; Allan Basbaum, University of California, San Francisco; Robert Dworkin, University of Rochester Medical Center; David Borsook …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #10: Motor Neuron Disorders

In the tenth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel discuss the two major motor neuron disorders, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) and Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA). They welcomed scientists and physicians Dr. Richard Finkel of Nemours Children’s Hospital and Neil Shneider of Columbia University, …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #9: Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

The ninth episode of the second Charlie Rose Brain Series concerns the neurological and physiological dimensions of multiple sclerosis (MS). Charlie and co-host Eric Kandel welcomed panelists Alfred Sandrock of Biogen Idec, Amit Bar-Or of McGill University, Andrea Kilpatrick, Founder and President of Cool Kids Learn and Stephen L. Hauser of the University of California, …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #8: Parkinson’s and Huntington’s Diseases

In the eighth episode of the second series of the Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel discuss the neurological diseases related to movement, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s Diseases. They welcomed panelists Stanley Fahn of Columbia University, Allen Goorin of Harvard University, Anne B. Young of Harvard University, Stanley B. Prusiner of University …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #7: Depression

For the seventh episode in the second series of the Charlie Rose Brain Series, Charlie and co-host Dr. Eric Kandel welcomed panelists Peter Whybrow of UCLA, author Andrew Solomon, Frederick Goodwin of George Washington University and Helen Mayberg of Emory University. This episode aired May 29, 2012. These two clips provide some highlights. The first …

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C. Rose Brain Series 2, #6: Autism

The sixth episode of the second phase of the Charlie Rose Brain Series aired May 11, 2012, and addressed the topic of autism. Charlie and co-host Eric Kandel welcomed as panelists: Gerald Fischbach of The Simons Foundation, Uta Frith of University College London, Matthew State of Yale University, and Alison Singer of the Autism Science …

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