This is an introduction to the Underground Railroad and Michigan's role in its success.
Inside Rethink 2011: Topspin CEO Ian Rogers on Social Media
Berkleemusic talks with Topspin CEO Ian Rogers behind the scenes at the Rethink Music conference in Boston. Ian shares some thoughts on engaging with fans on Facebook and Twitter, and the key difference between artist-to-fan (direct) marketing and fan-to-fan (viral) marketing.
Interview with Ramiro Garces, VP, Human Resource with Kimberly-Clark. Mr. Garces speaks passionately about the ties between Krannert School of Management and Purdue University, and private sector companies like Kimberly-Clark.
2011 Purdue evGrandPrix
The evGrandPrix is an outgrowth of the Indiana Advanced Electric Vehicle Training and Education Consortium (I-AEVtec), which is developing degree and training programs for the electric-vehicle industry. Some of the karts are built as part of class work developed through I-AEVtec.
2200 mpg solar car needs no gas
Purdue student engineers have designed a street-legal solar-powered commuter car that needs no gas. It can be plugged in to charge, but the solar panels generate so much electricity the car has enough juice to power an air conditioner and additional accessories. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/general/2011/110422M-PesynaSolar.html
Purdue TAP Green Enterprise Development Video
As part of a mission to serve the citizens and organizations of Indiana, Purdue¹s Technical Assistance Program created Green Enterprise Development, or Green ED, providing green skills that get real bottom line results. Green ED helps organizations manage its triple bottom line, addressing financial, human, and societal interests.
Compliment Guy pays final compliment at Purdue Commencement
Purdue Compliment Guy Cameron Brown will make his last appearance as a Purdue student on the Elliott Hall of Music stage during Purdue's last Spring 2011 commencement ceremony at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday (May 15). http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/students/2011/110512BrownCommence.html
Obama bolsters Purdue-led electric vehicle advances
Purdue University successfully staged the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's first electric vehicle grand prix on the same weekend President Obama comes to Indianapolis to praise electric vehicle advances in Indiana. Purdue's fledgling ev engineers are taking their new expertise off of the track and onto the street.
Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger addresses new Purdue graduates
Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger was a guest speaker and honorary degree recipient during Purdue University's spring 2011 graduation ceremonies conducted in Elliott Hall of Music on the West Lafayette campus http://www.purdue.edu/commencement
Fireworks Highlight SMU Founders' Day Celebration
Watch the fireworks show that highlighted SMU's inaugural Founders' Day Celebration on April 15, marking the 100th anniversary of SMU's founding in 1911. Read more at http://www.smu.edu/100
SMU Founders Day Weekend
Alumni from around the globe gathered at Dallas Hall for fireworks and a giant birthday card as SMU celebrates the 100th anniversary of its founding Friday on the University's Main Quadrangle. The event was the first of several scheduled for SMU's Founder's Day Weekend, April 15-17. The april 15 event, complete with proclamations and resolutions, also officially launched the University's multi-year Second Century Celebration, commemorating the centennial of the University's founding in 1911 a
New York Stock Exchange Rings Closing Bell at SMU Cox
The New York Stock Exchange came to SMU to discuss the global economy and ring the closing bell.
Moody Foundation gift to drive major Moody Coliseum renovation
A $20 million gift from the Moody Foundation will help provide an extensive expansion and renovation of Moody Coliseum, a campus and Dallas landmark that is home to the pageantry of SMU Commencement as well as numerous speaking, athletics and community events such as concerts and high school graduations. "Moody Coliseum has long been a signature space to the University and the city," says R. Gerald Turner, SMU president. "With this generous gift from the Moody Foundation, the coliseum will be r
Opening Ceremonies for SMU's Centennial Celebration
Alumni from around the globe, as well as SMU students, faculty and staff, gathered at Dallas Hall on April 15, 2011, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the University's founding in 1911.
SPC Living Well - Episode 2: SPC Wellness Works
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege The second episode of SPC's Living Well TV show will air live on Wednesday, May 4 at noon. The episode entitled "SPC Wellness Works," will focus on the vast amount of wellness opportunities for employees and students on the SPC sites. The show will also feature a special interview with SPC President Bill Law on his views of wellness and his participation in the running of the 115th Boston Marathon. SPC employees can view this live broadcast from a
Marketing Campaign 2011 - 2012
About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making it the first community college in Florida to offer four-year degrees. On Dec. 11, 2001,
Andrew - 60 Second Impressions, Sutton Trust Summer Schools
The Sutton Trust Summer Schools are subject-specific residential courses for Year 12 students from UK state-maintained schools, which aim to provide an insight into life as a first-year undergraduate studying at the University of Cambridge. Music, Classics, Computer Science and Physics... these are just a few of the subjects which prospective students can sample at the Sutton Trust Summer Schools in Cambridge. In this 1 minute film, Andrew, a student on the English Summer School, explains what
Commencement in Under 60 Seconds!
A birds-eye view of commencement at the University of Rochester, in under 60 seconds.
TEDx McMaster U - Dr. Michael Egan
"Looking Backward to Look Forward: History for a Sustainable Future"