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Mary Mooshian

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Behind the Scenes at edX

In the second part of our edX Insider series, we’re heading over to the engineering team to chat with a software engineer. We’re talking with Brittney, a Senior Software Engineer on our Business Engineering Team. A Colorado native, Brittney is a problem solver who is passionate about how edX uses technology for social good. Q: What do you think makes edX different? A: Our dedication...

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29 Sep 2017
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Reddit AMA with Professor Hoffman on September 20th

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be in outer space? Do you have questions about how rockets work or how astronauts live inside a spacecraft? Here’s your chance to find out. The Introduction to Aerospace Engineering: Astronautics and Human Spaceflight course by MIT makes the basics of spaceflight accessible to everyone. MIT Professor Jeffrey Hoffman, a former NASA astronaut who made five spaceflights...

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18 Sep 2017
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The Science of Parenting – Reddit AMA with Professor Barner September 7th

Everyone has an opinion on parenting. Move beyond the chatter and opinion surrounding parenting by looking directly at the science. In The Science of Parenting course by UC San Diego, you’re given the scientific findings and data that can help you make your own sensible, informed parenting decisions.   Do you have parenting questions you want to ask an expert? Do you want to learn more about The...

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01 Sep 2017
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A Healthier, Happier You – Wellness Course Round-Up

From the latest nutrition recommendations to newer, more effective workouts, wellness is a topic that we’re all talking about.  The conversation is evolving past simply eating an apple a day to include ways to practice mindfulness, self-care, and maintain a happy and healthy life.  We’ve picked some learner-favorite courses, all rooted in science and research, that will help you pursue your own path to wellness....

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23 Aug 2017
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Behind the Scenes at edX

We’re excited to launch edX Insider, a new series that features the incredible team members at edX. We’re chatting with Mike, our Head of Talent Acquisition. Mike is a Massachusetts native with a passion for education. He’s responsible for the strategy, planning, and execution of all hiring related activities here at edX. Q: What do you think makes edX different? A: EdX presents a innovative...

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11 Aug 2017