Forward. Faster. | The Podcast

Welcome to our limited series podcast featuring Dean JB Holston interviewing thought-leaders on hot topics in STEM education and the future of work.

Episode 1: Girls Scouts, the Obama administration, and computer science in public school. What do these three things have in common? The answer is the amazing Ruthe Farmer. Learn about how this communications specialist became an evangelist for bringing computer science to all. In this episode Dean JB Holston and Ruthe Farmer discuss her work, her passions, and how to bring Computer Science to public school classrooms.



Episode 2: Are robots really going to take away jobs? Elizabeth Reynolds, Executive Director of MIT's Industrial Performance Center stops by the studio on the way back home from Brazil for a chat with Dean Holston. Dr. Reynolds's discusses her collaborative interdisciplinary work around the relationship between technology and work today, the future of work, and the digital divide.


Forward Faster is recorded at the Lamont School of Music Studios, University of Denver, original music and engineering by Holt Stairs.