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October 18, 2003
Stevens' Technology Confidence Index debuts, with surprising data on technology, executives
Stevens Institute of Technology has just released the inaugural report from its executive research and analysis unit, the Global Technology Confidence Indicators (GTCI), which throws some surprising light on the alignment between technology development and the expectations of those whose businesses depend on it.

Both languages active in bilingual speakers
Even proficient bilingual speakers always have both languages on the tips of their tongues, according to Penn State researchers.

Virtual Engineering Center established at Stevens in partnership with EON Reality Inc.
Stevens Institute of Technology has announced a partnership between its Design & Manufacturing Institute (DMI) and EON Reality Inc.'s Homeland Defense Center (HDC) as part of an initiative to improve homeland security.

ESA astronaut flies Cervantes mission to ISS
The Cervantes mission, with European Space Agency astronaut Pedro Duque, and the ISS Expedition 8 crew lifted off today in Soyuz TMA-3 on flight 7S to the International Space Station. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to