Monthly Archives: April 2016

The Implantable ID Chip

Melissa Nunnally/ April 28, 2016/ Global Connection/ 0 comments

GLOBAL CONNECTION – WHERE WE SOLVE THE WORLD’S PROBLEMS IN THREE MINUTES OR LESS!   By the year 2017, some believe that everyone will have an implanted identification chip. Several businesses are already using these ID chips for their employees! There are plenty of ways these chips would make life more convenient, but there are also risks. For instance, what

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Robotic Coworkers

Melissa Nunnally/ April 21, 2016/ Global Connection/ 0 comments

GLOBAL CONNECTION – WHERE WE SOLVE THE WORLD’S PROBLEMS IN THREE MINUTES OR LESS!    We all love the Star Wars droids, but would you actually feel comfortable having a robot as a coworker? On this episode of Global Connection, we chat about this issue! Robots with human-like traits may become a reality sooner than you might expect. In 2014, Google

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Transporting the deadly ebola virus

Melissa Nunnally/ April 14, 2016/ Global Connection/ 0 comments

Experts say the 2014 Ebola outbreak was the deadliest in history. According to the World Health Organization, more than 10,000 people died and 25,000 people were infected. It seemed the entire world was concerned about this outbreak. On this week’s episode, we discussed whether it was good decision to bring America aid workers who had contracted Ebola back to the

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The Fate of an Olympic Stadium

Melissa Nunnally/ April 11, 2016/ Global Connection/ 0 comments

Moderator, Melissa Nunnally, poses the following question: Over the course of the modern Olympics, some stadiums have been reused, but several stadiums have been completely abandoned. What happens to Olympic stadiums after the games? What can be done with the so-called White Elephants of the Sports World? Check out a few articles that we discovered… Olympic Stadiums: Where Are They

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