Self-Worth Theory: The Vital, Throbbing Center of Achievement Motivation
Professor Covington will share highlights of his teaching and research career by addressing the question: If we rearranged the educational experience of learners around positive motivational principles, that is, promoting the will to learn and a love of learning, what would school look like?
Elon University Campus Debate Moderator Dick Gordon's Opening Remarks
Dick Gordon host of The Story addresses the audience in his opening remarks.
Elon University Campus Debate - Economy Statement
Elon University students representing Democrats, Independents, Internationals, and Republicans state their views on the economy and the upcoming Presidential election.
Elon University Campus Debate - Healthcare Statement
Elon University students representing Democrats, Independents, Internationals, and Republicans state their views on healthcare and the upcoming Presidential election.
Elon University Campus Debate - Same-Sex Marriage
Elon University students representing Democrats, Independents, Internationals, and Republicans state their views on same-sex marriage and the upcoming Presidential election.
A Thousand Thanks
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John Currin's remarks at the Francis Center dedication
John G. Currin, president and CEO of the Alamance Regional Medical Center, offered remarks during the dedication of the Gerald L. Francis Center at Elon University on October 26, 2012.
Gerald Francis remarks at the Francis Center dedication
Executive Vice President Gerald L. Francis spoke during the dedication of the Gerald L. Francis Center on October 26, 2012, at Elon University. The Francis Center is the home of Elon's School of Health Sciences.
Leo Lambert dedicates the Francis Center
Elon President Leo M. Lambert spoke at the dedication of the Gerald L. Francis Center on October 26, 2012 at Elon University. The Gerald L. Francis Center is the home of Elon's School of Health Sciences.
Elizabeth Rogers introduces the Francis Center
Elizabeth A. Rogers, dean of the School of Health Sciences at Elon University, began the dedication of the Gerald L. Francis Center by welcoming guests and introducing the center.
Spotlight on the Arts Alma Mater
UGA Homecoming on Nov. 3, 2012 also marks the start of the Spotlight on the Arts festival, which continues through Nov. 11. More than 50 events will highlight the performing, visual and literary arts at the University of Georgia. For a schedule and more information, see arts.uga.edu.
Viking Bowl 2012
The first Viking Bowl at Del Mar College took place on Oct. 19, 2012 on the East Campus Grassy Knoll. Members of the College community cheered on their respective favorite team in the inaugural East Campus vs West Campus flag football contest, sure to become a new tradition at DMC.
Leadership and Political Marketing in the US Presidential Elections
Professors Donna Ladkin and Paul Baines discuss the leadership capabilities and marketing campaigns of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in the US presidential race.
Purdue Gangnam Style
Purdue Pete and lots of Boilermakers, including women's basketball coach Sharon Versyp, basketball players Anthony Johnson and Terone Johnson, drum major MinChan Koo and the Purdue cheerleaders show off their Gangnam Style moves.
BusinessCast 236 with Darden Professor Ed Hess
What's the latest rage in higher education? MOOCs, "Massive Open Online Courses" are gaining attention with the public and Coursera has partnered with serveral major universities including U.Va. to bring knowledge to the masses. At Darden, Professor Ed Hess will be piloting our first Coursera MOOC in January with "Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Private Businesses". Ed sits down with Abena to discuss this exciting new venture. In Darden headlines: "Stakeholder Theory Conference Hosted by Ols
Screaming in space
The Cambridge University Spaceflight Society are loading screams onto a smartphone that will be blasted into outer space later this year. The public are invited to submit their screams, which will be emitted while in orbit at the same time as the phone records - to test if it's possible to capture the sound of screaming in space. Members of the University's Office of External Affairs and Communications decided that they too wanted to get a scream played in space, so here it is... enjoy! If you
Householders Who Use Violence on Burglars
At the 2012 Conservative Party conference, new Justice Secretary Chris Grayling announced plans to amend the criminal law to ensure that even householders who react in a way that may seem disproportionate in the cold light of day will be protected from prosecution. This reopened a long-running discussion about the balance of legal rights between the home owner and those trespassing onto the property for criminal purposes. The law received the most scrutiny in the case of Tony Martin, the Norfo
Bernard Schwartz Distinguished Lecture Series
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Real Writing for Real People: Joanne Catania
"Being a Police Officer, Is it More Guts and Glory or Pen and Paper?" Joanne Catania
Leadership Summit for Student Leaders
Eric Mullen from GRCC reviews important information for student leaders. The Org Sync portion starts at approximately 25:30 into the whole presentation.