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My Fascination with Feedback Loops

On Monday, February 20th, I will be giving a short 8 minute presentation on Feedback Loops for Boston Indies’s February Lightning Talks. The presentation will be titled  243 more words

Design Theory

Interview with an M&E-to-programming convert

After three years of managing the M&E system for an INGO’s interventions in Guatemala, Alice was both promoted and and transferred to the programming department at the INGO’s headquarters in New York City.   1,747 more words


Research Day 2017

Yesterday was the School’s third Research Day, a successful and enjoyable event involving contribution from all divisions. Hopefully the event is now self-sustaining.

Short summaries of a few of the talks follow. 622 more words


Feedback Loops in Predictive Models

Predictive models are full of perilous traps for the uninitiated. With the ease of use of some modeling tools like JMP or SAS, you can literally point and click your way into a predictive model. 622 more words


Arctic ice melt could trigger uncontrollable climate change at global level

Arctic scientists have warned that the increasingly rapid melting of the ice cap risks triggering 19 “tipping points” in the region that could have catastrophic consequences around the globe. 744 more words

COP 20

On a scale of zero to 10, would you recommend this nonprofit? Good question!

I’m just back from a vacation in Tulum, Mexico. I found great places to eat using Trip Advisor (try El Tabano, above), and wrote several reviews once I got home. 1,293 more words