Profile

Cover photo
Loren Terveen
Works at University of Minnesota
494 followers|121,730 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

Loren Terveen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Interesting article on higher education in France: " at France’s open-enrollment public universities, the dropout and failure rate after the first year is close to 50 percent". Makes me think about dropout rate for MOOcs, entry barriers and their effect on commitment, etc. Thought-provoking contrast to US system.
In this series, an American in Paris pits the French welfare state against the U.S. market economy in five key categories: childbirth and health care, preschool, higher education, immigration, and shopping. Read all the entries in the series here. Are you a planner or a dreamer? Professionally speaking, which would you...
3
2
Ed Chi's profile photoDan Fay's profile photo
Add a comment...

Loren Terveen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Nice blog post from Steven Chang previewing our fothcoming CSCW paper featuring an analysis of Pinterest data: http://grouplens.org/social-curation-in-pinterest-specialization-homophily-and-gender/
As the third-largest English-language social network behind Facebook and Twitter, Pinterest has surpassed Reddit, Digg, and others to become the world’s most popular social curation site. Despite t...
4
2
Ed Chi's profile photoWilliam Rock's profile photo
Add a comment...

Loren Terveen

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
i am in chines class and I just love to sing this song! it boats my imagination!   
7
1
林政祥's profile photoLdy1213's profile photoxosd angle's profile photoLoren Terveen's profile photo
5 comments
 
+Loren Terveen HE is from taiwan
Add a comment...

Loren Terveen changed his profile photo.

Shared publicly  - 
 
Loren Terveen changed his profile photo.
1
Add a comment...
In his circles
357 people
Have him in circles
494 people
Scott Hudson's profile photo
Katerina Sevchenko's profile photo
Alice Harman's profile photo
Jim Miller's profile photo
a.rashid karadiya's profile photo
Ee-Peng Lim's profile photo
Leysia Palen's profile photo
Andrew Besmer's profile photo
bestsolarledfloodlights.com's profile photo

Loren Terveen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Interesting article about Yahoo's continued effort to expand their research. I don't know Marissa Mayer at all, but it's really cool that she thinks this is the way for Yahoo to succeed. Also cool that the article prominently features Ron Brachman, my old boss and friend.
4
4
Jens Grivolla's profile photoEd Chi's profile photo
Add a comment...

Loren Terveen

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
i am learning this song for class , and i love it! 
2
Jun Tao's profile photo
Jun Tao
 
so do I.
Add a comment...

Loren Terveen

Shared publicly  - 
 
Awesome article about what Havey Mudd College has done to vastly increase the number of women majoring in Computer Science.

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/a-campus-champion-for-women-in-computer-science-09222011.html
5
Lynn Cherny's profile photoLoren Terveen's profile photo
2 comments
 
I totally agree with you... there are multiple causes, and we should know the weight of each one. Personally, I'd bet that "programming is a tool for another problem" is the most significant factor.
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
357 people
Have him in circles
494 people
Scott Hudson's profile photo
Katerina Sevchenko's profile photo
Alice Harman's profile photo
Jim Miller's profile photo
a.rashid karadiya's profile photo
Ee-Peng Lim's profile photo
Leysia Palen's profile photo
Andrew Besmer's profile photo
bestsolarledfloodlights.com's profile photo
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Work
Employment
  • University of Minnesota
    Professor, present
Links