Ep 135 – A Visit to the Universe of Fr. Robert Spitzer, SJ

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-fujzt-115d2b8 Paul and Bill were privileged to talk with Father Robert Spitzer, SJ, the founding director of the Magis Center in Orange County, California. Father Spitzer’s biography includes service as the president of Gonzaga University and the authorship of numerous books about various aspects of theology, philosophy, spirituality, apologetics, happiness and the meaning of life, … Continue reading Ep 135 – A Visit to the Universe of Fr. Robert Spitzer, SJ

Ep 134 – Bill on Journalism and Truth with Franciscan Dave

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3u58a-113b3c1 David Seitz, OFS, is a long-time professed member of the Secular Franciscan Order who holds an M.A. in theology from Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit. He has written a book, available on line, called Come Let Us Worship: Reflections on the Words and Prayers of the Mass. He produces podcasts, videos, blogs, and speaks … Continue reading Ep 134 – Bill on Journalism and Truth with Franciscan Dave

Cybersecurity Bonus Episode with Matthew Cloud

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-cip3k-1118bf8 Here's our pre-conversation with Matthew Cloud prior to the full interview. In this segment we talk a little bit about the Ubuntu distro, the ubuntu philosophy of computer science, and 4th and 5th generation tools for generating working code to solve computer science problems in the context of Matthew's role connected to a grant … Continue reading Cybersecurity Bonus Episode with Matthew Cloud

Episode 133 – Cybersecurity Education as a Vocation with Matthew Cloud

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-47acn-10f977d Paul and Bill discussed computer education and cyber-security with Matthew Cloud, professor of the practice in the computer science program at Holy Cross College in Notre Dame, IN. Cloud has extensive experience in education, not only through classroom teaching at schools including Indiana’s Ivy Tech network of community colleges, but also through project management, … Continue reading Episode 133 – Cybersecurity Education as a Vocation with Matthew Cloud

Ep 132 – The Long Road to Mathematical Physics

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-wcjkd-10db5d2 A solo episode from Paul today inspired by the content of Wyoming Catholic College’s Deductive Reasoning in Science course (SCI 301). Greek arithmetic and the Pythagoreans The crisis of incommensurables (irrational numbers) The triumph of geometry over arithmetic Emphasis on axiomatic systems and proofs: Euclid Archimedes: physics within the Euclidean paradigm Aristotle and the … Continue reading Ep 132 – The Long Road to Mathematical Physics