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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1984
Discusses issues related to science and Christianity, focusing on the American Science Affiliation (a group of scientists "affiliated" with the Christian faith) which aims to resolve conflicts between science and Christianity and to humanize science and society. Comments by several scientists on the issues are included. (JN)
Descriptors: Christianity, College Science, Creationism, Higher Education
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O'Sullivan, Dermot A.; Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1990
Analyzes the recent changes and future of chemical science in East Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, and Hungary. Summarizes the American government's responses to the changes. (YP)
Descriptors: Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Foreign Countries, International Educational Exchange
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1989
Discusses the first years of Erich Bloch's command of the National Science Foundation (NSF). Describes his past associations with science and technology and his ability to lead in these areas. Indicates that he has committed the NSF to a technological course and has changed the character of the foundation. (MVL)
Descriptors: Engineering Education, Engineers, Federal Government, Government Role
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1980
Presents a biographical sketch and lists qualifications of John B. Slaughter, a successful Black electrical engineer, recently appointed the new director of the National Science Foundation. (CS)
Descriptors: Biographies, Blacks, Engineering Education, Federal Government
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1982
Summarizes viewpoints on the science policy, including those (1) of Harvey Brooks in "Science and Technology Policy for the 1980's"; (2) in the National Science Foundations'"Five Year Outlook"; and (3) of Christopher Wright, Director of Science Policy Program at Carnegie Institute of Washington. (SK)
Descriptors: College Science, Higher Education, Industry, Policy
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1981
Discusses the present state of governmental support for basic scientific research and for technological advancement. Explores various sources of advice for the coordination and integration at the federal level in technological-social-economic-political interactions. (CS)
Descriptors: Engineering, Government Role, Industry, Policy Formation
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1980
Traces the recent history of humanities-based science since the publication of C. P. Snow's "Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution." Discusses the establishment of science, technology, and society programs in universities. Presents viewpoints of leading scientists and humanists, including Ilya Prigogine, Carl Rubino, T. S. Kuhn, and…
Descriptors: Humanism, Humanities, Science Education, Scientific Attitudes
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Lepkowski, Wil – Chemical and Engineering News, 1978
Presents a profile of George Pimentel, the deputy director of the National Science Foundation (NSF). (SL)
Descriptors: Federal Government, Government Employees, Professional Personnel, Research Directors