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[Watch] Donald Ferguson of Columbia University on Technology’s Impact on Students’ Careers


February 9, 2018 By Kalisa Ndamage


Virtual Panel With Donald Ferguson

Right now in Arizona, an Uber vehicle is dropping people off at their destinations. The weird thing is that nobody is hitting the gas or directing the steering wheel. Self-driving cars are just one example emblematic of the dramatic changes that are taking place in the world.

We spoke with current Columbia University faculty and former Dell CTO, Donald Ferguson.

Put down that calculator; he emphasized the importance of a basic mathematics understanding. But don’t throw away your favorite novel just yet. Donald also considered the humanities to be imperative in developing other important characteristics. His perspectives were vast, interesting at at times humorous.

Don’t just take my word for it.

Check it out below:


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