Harold Goodwin - Local Economic Development
Watch Professor Harold Goodwin introduce our Tourism for Local Economic Development & Poverty Alleviation module. In it, he discusses the advantages tourism can bring to developing areas, as well as the negative impact of failed initiatives. Leeds Met's Local Economic Development module will ensure that you are well informed about the opportunities and risks of tourism and about how to make a positive difference. For more information about this module see our MSc Responsible Tourism Management c
Sheree-Ann Adams - Part time PhD student from the Caribbean
Watch Sheree-Ann Adams, a part-time PhD student from the Grenada, the Caribbean in the International Centre for Events, Tourism and Hospitality at Leeds Metropolitan University talk about the PhD programme, why she chose our department and what she is studying.
Simon Woodward - Research Report
Watch Leeds Met's Senior Research Fellow Dr Simon Woodward introduce the Research Report module. In it he explains how we work with students to promote employability skills and industry links to ensure not only a theoretically robust report, but one that can make a difference to both your position in industry, and the ability of affecting positive change for a company or destination to take responsibility to be more sustainable. Interested? See our MSc Responsible Tourism Management course. htt
Xavier Font -- Full time and distance learning doctoral programme
Watch Leeds Met Reader Dr Xavier Font introduce our PhD programme for full time and part time distance learners at the International Centre for Events, Tourism and Hospitality at Leeds Metropolitan University. It currently has over 30 students from around the world. See our range of research awards http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/research/research-awards.htm
Marine Karl Marlantes left behind a Rhodes scholarship to volunteer for service in Vietnam. In this video clip, hear more about his story serving in the Vietnam War. (3:56)
Bob Clewell dropped out of college to join the Army, and arrive in Vietnam just weeks after the Gulf of Tonkin incident in 1964. During his third tour, he was trained as a helicopter pilot, providing air support for ground troops during the Lam Son 719 offensive. In this video clip, hear more about his experience. (3:35)
Air Force pilot Keith Connolly was among the first USAF units to be stationed within South Vietnam. During his second tour, he flew F-4 Phantoms targeting the Ho Chi Minh Trail and witnessed two of his men go missing after his plane had been hit. In this video clip, hear more about his experience. (4:31)
How To Make A Paper Snowflake
This is a how-to video for making paper snowflakes. It includes simple instructions that can be used by a teacher to prepare the activity or could be shown to students as additional instruction. (02:39)
05.03.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Nach Kritik an der Präsidentenwahl in Russland hat der scheidende Kremlchef Dmitri Medwedew der Opposition Entgegenkommen signalisiert. Der Präsident wies die Generalstaatsanwaltschaft an, bis zum 1. April die Verurteilung des inhaftierten Kremlgegners und Ex-Öl-Managers Michail Chodorkowski zu überprüfen. Die Freilassung des politischen Gefangenen
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Mid-day - Stuart Wynn
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Critical Thinking Essential
You cannot succeed without the ability to listen, apply reason and make an independent decision.
The Classroom Experience
Prof. Pew discusses what his class is like.
Management Student Enjoy Advantages
A complete, scientific education on the principles of business and management. Comprehensive. Rigorous. Proven. It's why employers flock to our campus.
Marketing with a broad-based management program gives the student a real advantage in the job market.
Numbers matter in marketing. Perhaps more than most people understand. Our students actually dissect and work with real numbers. Class work that has real-life application and results.
Prof. Pew's Class - As He Sees It
Here's what it is and what you can expect to get out of it.
SMU Celebrates the Peace Corps at 50
SMU faculty, students, alumni and returned Peace Corps volunteers came to the Hughes-Trigg Student Center Ballroom on January 31, 2012, for a celebratory luncheon to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Peace Corps.
Analyzing the Super Tuesday GOP races
SMU Political Science Professor Matthew Wilson says the outcome of the Super Tuesday races had little effect on the GOP race for the presidential nomination.
Online Certificate in Global Oil & Gas Management
Thunderbird Online's Certificate in Global Oil & Gas Management is designed to provide you with a well-rounded, global understanding of the ever-changing oil and gas industry. More information: http://online.thunderbird.edu/certificate-oil-gas-management/