Building on Old Main's Sustainable Foundation
Old Main was green before it was cool. As the restoration of the UA's first and oldest building continues, it's interesting to note that the building's exterior shows very little wear thanks to the sustainability-minded architect who drew up the plans for Old Main. Those features included shady porches that protected the core from more than a century of intense sun and drenching monsoons. They worked so well that the many of the original windows are in pristine condition. Architects are followin
This case study describes the use of pod casts to support and enhance student decision making in the development and running of a new simulated company using business simulation software
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The Saint 24
Fall 2013 Convocation Ceremony - Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science Faculty of Fine Arts Thursday, November 21, 2013 • 3:00 p.m. Faculté de génie et d'informatique Faculté des beaux-arts Jeudi 21 novembre 2013 • 15 h
Making hard choices
In the second of a four part series Don Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice speaks with Marcel Telles of InBev about 'closing the gap between strategy and execution'.
Why is marketing so important
Marco Bertini, Assistant Professor of Marketing, talks about Marketing and how the principle of 'knowing your customer' applies to all professions.
Can firms shape their environments to gain an architectural advantage?
Michael G Jacobides, Associate Professor of Strategic and International Management talks about how firms can shape their environments to gain an architectural advantage.
Expedition 40/41 Mission Overview
The International Space Station has been a working science laboratory and exploration outpost for more than 15 years, and fostered advances in science and technology in that time. But it's the possibilities for future discoveries that have the crew members excited about this mission.
From Subsidy to Strategic Investment: what can the EU's new, reformed regional policy do for growth
Speaker(s): Johannes Hahn | With reforms now in place, EU regional policy focuses more than ever on investment that will improve the quality of life of EU citizens. € 350 billion - the EU's second biggest spending priority - will above all support small and medium-sized enterprises, research and innovation, renewable energies and energy efficiency, education, and fight against unemployment and poverty. How can we ensure it is well spent? We will be asking to what extent the reforms challenge t
Pro-Russia militia attack Ukraine border post
June.2 - Shooting erupts between pro-Russian separatists and Ukrainian border guards at a border post on the outskirts of the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk. Rough Cut. (No Reporter Narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, nat
Legatum 2014 Conference - On the Ground Rajaonary
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Evaluation of 'Advanced Database Management' module
This paper focuses on a discussion on the approach taken in analysing evaluation design for a specific faculty module on enterprise education
Chantal Hébert, 2014 Concordia honorary doctorate
Chantal Hébert is a national affairs writer with the Toronto Star and a guest columnist for L' Actualité. She is a weekly participant on the political panel "At Issue" on the CBC's The National as well as Radio-Canada's Les coulisses du pouvoir. Ms. Hébert began her career in Toronto as a reporter for the regional newsroom of Radio-Canada in 1975 before moving on to Parliament Hill for Radio-Canada. She has served as parliamentary bureau chief for Le Devoir and La Presse. She is the author
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
Looking to the Future: Shallow Markets and the Technology Treadmill
Alain de Janvry, UC Berkeley
Ciències socials. Catalunya en la Guerra de Successió espanyola
Durada: 28 min. Vídeo. Departament d'Ensenyament (Generalitat de Catalunya).
Audiovisual centrat en la figura de l'historiador Francesc de Castellví per conèixer els diferents aspectes de la vida quotidiana i el context històric en qual se situa la Guerra de Successió a Catalunya. (Propostes didàctiques: Author(s):
Making sense in a volatile market: The AmBev case
In the first of a four part series Don Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice speaks with Marcel Telles of InBev about 'closing the gap between strategy and execution'.
Executive MBA and Sloan Fellowship programme podcast
Lyn Hoffman, Associate Dean of the Sloan and Executive MBA (EMBA) programmes, talks about the masters degree programmes that she overseas at the School and the impact they have on students' careers.
Challenges for charitable investors
Elroy Dimson, BGI Professor of Investment Management, talks about philanthropic and charitable investors, and the unique challenges they face in the current economic climate.