|Sent on:||Tuesday, July 23, 2013 10:18 PM|
Julia Galef, president of CFAR (http://rationality.org/) has agreed to Skype into a classroom at UMKC. The Center for Applied Rationality aims to use cognitive scientists' "recent scientific understanding of cognitive biases, or systematic thinking errors [as] an exciting opportunity for humanity to become smarter and more effective.".
Here is a link to the FAQ page: http://rationality.org/faq/.