Category: 125 Seconds

  • 125 Seconds with Craig Tsuchida

    by Whitworth University - June 18, 2015

    Game theory helps biologists understand how animals and humans choose to behave. Associate Professor of Biology Craig Tsuchida applies game theory to the question of whether a belief in God is a good bet.

  • 125 Seconds with Kathryn Picanco

    by Whitworth University - June 11, 2015

    Teachers may not need to know everything, but they do need to know about their students. Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Gifted Education & Professional Development Kathryn Picanco explains why.

  • 125 Seconds with Larry Burnley

    by Whitworth University - June 3, 2015

    How do we move the voices that are on the margins of our curriculum to the center? Which voices matter? Compelling words from Assistant Vice President for Diversity & Intercultural Relations and Assistant Professor of History Larry Burnley.

  • 125 Seconds with Jann Leppien

    by Whitworth University - May 28, 2015

    There is no one-size-fits-all approach to education, and through gifted-and-talented education techniques, those with learning disabilities can develop their talents and thrive. Associate Professor of Education and Margo Long Chair Jann Leppien explains how Whitworth prepares teachers and parents to identify and develop students’ strengths.

  • 125 Seconds with Toby Schwarz

    by Whitworth University - May 21, 2015

    Talent is nothing without motivation. Professor of Kinesiology & Athletics and Coach Toby Schwarz discusses what leads to success in athletics and in life.

  • 125 Seconds with Vange Ocasio

    by Whitworth University - May 13, 2015

    What are the most important investments to make in order to achieve real economic growth? Assistant Professor of Economics and Business Vange Ocasio discusses the Solow Growth Model as a basis for consideration.

  • 125 Seconds with Anthony Clark

    by Whitworth University - May 8, 2015

    Associate Professor of History Anthony E. Clark explains why studying China is one of the best ways to expand our understanding of cultural history and the role of Christianity.

  • 125 Seconds with Kerry Breno

    by Whitworth University - May 1, 2015

    Think there’s nothing new to learn about something as ordinary as water? Associate Professor of Chemistry Kerry Breno explains the endless ways to look at it through chemistry.

  • 125 Seconds with Jack Burns

    by Whitworth University - April 22, 2015

    What makes good leadership? Hint: it’s not just about the leader. Jack Burns, professor of leadership studies, explains the process.

  • 125 seconds with Jonathan Moo

    by Whitworth University - April 15, 2015

    Assistant Professor of Theology Jonathan Moo explains how moral concern for the earth is a sign of our relationship with God, who has shown the value of earth through the work of Jesus.

  • 125 Seconds with Mike Ediger

    by Whitworth University - April 9, 2015

    Associate Professor of Health Science Mike Ediger discusses the complexities of what contributes to good health.

  • 125 Seconds with Carol Simon

    by Whitworth University - April 2, 2015

    Whitworth Provost and Executive Vice President Caroline Simon considers one of the most important questions a human being can ask.