Sustainability. It can seem like an overwhelming prospect in light of recent environmental disasters like the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Fukushima Daishi nuclear meltdown, and the ongoing polar ice melt. However, the Villanova Center for Energy and Environmental Education (VCE3) in Villanova University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is looking to provide concrete ways to make a difference. The “Faith and Environment Panel: Empowering the Care of Creation,” will examine how faith and sustainability can work together to create a better future. read more
Villanova University’s virtual reality CAVE facility, which uses immersive video for telepresence applications, as well as computer-generated graphics for 3D visualization, officially opens on October 2. The CAVE (CAVE Automatic Virtual Environment), housed in Falvey Memorial Library, was funded by a $1.67 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant. Its central campus location will allow the facility to be a university-wide resource, research tool and interactive classroom accessible to all Villanova students and faculty. read more
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