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June 14, 2011

Reunion 2011: Amy Herman ’88 Reveals the Power of Keen Perception

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By Geoff Gehman ’80 Two dozen spectators in a Kirby Hall lecture room are watching a video of two basketballs passed by a half dozen people. After the video ends they’re asked to count the number of passes. Their answers range wildly, from 11 to 26. Then they’re asked if they noticed the person in [...]

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June 14, 2011

Reunion 2011: John Pierce ’81 Describes Role of 3-D Modeling and New Yankee Stadium

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By Geoff Gehman ’80 John Pierce ’81 was the only 2011 Reunion College speaker who wore a New York Yankees hat. The cap was a prop during his Skillman Library presentation on how his employer, Turner Construction Company, used 3-D modeling to manage the building of the new Yankee Stadium, the $2.3 billion successor to [...]