Mind Matters: Cognitive Science Gives Students a Taste of Computer Science, Linguistics, Philosophy, and Psychology–And the Chance to Build Lego Robots

Yes, the robots are made of Lego—but they’re more than mere toys. Every spring, students enrolled in the course Issues in Cognitive Science II, work with Lego Mindstorms EV3 robots, miniature rovers whose sensors allow them to discern light and colour, and judge shapes and distances; the students get the bots to follow tracks, avoid obstacles, and even play soccer (or at least tend goal).

Ontario party leaders set to face each other in first election debate -- UC Prof. Nelson Wiseman weighs in

'The leaders of Ontario’s three main political parties will square off on the same stage for the first time on Monday, just days before the official start of the province’s spring election campaign.'

UC Professor Nelson Wiseman weighs in.

Read Globe and Mail article.