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Neil Lutsky, Carleton College
Neil Lutsky helped develop Carleton College's FIPSE-funded Quirk (Quantitative Inquiry, Reasoning, and Knowledge) initiative, an across the curriculum approach to promoting quantitative reasoning in written arguments. Lutsky was the first director of Carleton's Quirk program and has consulted and spoken widely on Quirk and QR in undergraduate education. Lutsky is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Psychology at Carleton and is the 2011 recipient of the American Psychological Foundation's Charles Brewer Distinguished Teaching of Psychology Award. He is an Associate Editor of the NNN's journal Numeracy.