Things that Sam finds interesting and whatnot....mostly whatnot

Another Wisconsin Movie!

By Samantha Strong | Jun 25, 2020

Lots of movies and tv shows are set or filmed in Wisconsin, like That 70’s Show, Starman, Bridesmaids, Major League,…

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La Crosse Juneteenth Celebration!

By Samantha Strong | Jun 18, 2020

On June 20, Enduring Families Project will be working with B.L.A.C.K. and presenting the history of early African-American residents of…

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22 years since the Dick Tracy tech became real!

By Samantha Strong | Jun 10, 2020

The world’s first smartwatch was launched on this day in 1998! You could even get apps! They sure look different…

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Drive ins of all sorts!

By Samantha Strong | Jun 8, 2020

The last couple of months have been stressful and maybe we have more worry lines, but we also worry about…

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I need to be a better listener, maybe you do, too?

By Samantha Strong | Jun 4, 2020

Good listening is much more than being silent while the other person talks. An article in the Harvard Business Review…

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What will the Future look like?

By Samantha Strong | Jun 1, 2020

In an exclusive an USA Today poll , 1 in 5 teachers say they are unlikely to go back to…

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Perhaps Costume Designers do have an eye for the future.

By Samantha Strong | May 28, 2020

When the SpaceX uniforms first showed up, I thought of Tron, but I was wrong. It’s really Star Trek.

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To Swat a Fly; and other Virtual Realities

By Samantha Strong | May 22, 2020

A five-year effort to develop a virtual reality world for flies has helped us figure out why it is so…

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A Temperature Kiosk, instead of a Bouncer.

By Samantha Strong | May 21, 2020

So how do you open your business safely? The tech companies partnered to create Janus, a contact-less kiosk that is…

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