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Perry Samson

Perry Samson
Professor, University of Michigan

Website | @pjsamson

Perry J. Samson—is Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences and in the Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Michigan. Perry is the recipient of the College of Engineering Excellence in Teaching Award, 2009 Teaching Innovation Award and the 2010 Distinguished Professor of the Year in the State of Michigan. Professor Samson is an entrepreneur as co-founder of LectureTools ( and the Weather Underground (


Data in Action
Ballroom CD
Perry Samson (University of Michigan)
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What if students could be provided helpful feedback in real-time based on the notes they are typing in class? This talk presents a prototype that has been in use in multiple courses at the University of Michigan to both challenge students' understanding based on the words they type in class and offer further resources for further study. Read more.