Can expertise assist preschoolers kind bonds? Laptop science researchers suppose so.

Juan Pablo Hourcade first printed The 3Cs Method to Toddler Applied sciences (Create, Join, and Join) in 2017.

In the present day, he and an interdisciplinary group of UI college students and school implement this method in a program referred to as Carnival Storywhich helps adults assist youngsters in imaginative play periods. Iowa talks Host Charity Nebbe talks with Hourcade and senior analysis scholar Flannery Currin about this venture.

The announcement of Iowa Wesleyan College’s closure this spring additionally shattered the lives of its college students, workers, and the Mount Nice neighborhood. It additionally impacts Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestrabecause the campus is the house of their workplace and coaching area and one in every of their predominant efficiency hubs.

Regardless of this uncertainty, the group is making ready for an unforgettable finale to its 72nd season this weekend.


  • Juan Pablo HurcadeProfessor of Laptop Science, College of Iowa
  • Flannery KorinePhD scholar, College of Iowa
  • Robert McConnellConductor and Music Director, Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra
  • Jeffrey PhillipsGovt Director and Principal Second Violin, Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra