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"
TEDx McMaster U - Professor Hayden King
"Canoe Believe IT? Implications of an Indigenized Academy"
TEDx McMaster U - Dr. Patrick Deane
"Learning and Knowing: Getting in the Mood"
CAPTURING HISTORY- A Conversation with White House Photographers
Presidential Photographers Eric Draper (George W. Bush), David Hume Kennerly (Gerald R. Ford), Barbara Kinney (William J. Clinton), David Valdez (George H. W. Bush) discuss their experiences with David Gergen (Moderator) Director of Harvardís Center for Public Leadership.
Naomi Wymer - Musical Moods 2011
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Planet Taco: The Globalization of Mexican Cuisine
Jeffrey M Pilcher grew up in the Midwest and is now a professor of history at the University of Minnesota. He has been fascinated by Mexican cuisine since his first visit to New Mexico, when a mouthful of salsa sent steam boiling out his ears. His current research project, to eat Mexican food in as many countries as possible, provides the material for "Planet Taco." Mexican food has joined Chinese and Italian as one of the three most popular ethnic varieties in the United States, although many
Former student-athlete Yvenson Bernard, whose family is from Haiti, sprang into action after the 2010 earthquake. He was so dedicated to helping people in the earthquake's wake he created the organization I (Heart) Haiti. Check out what Yvenson has to say about Haiti, and why it's so important we still pay attention more than a year later. You can learn more about Yvenson's efforts to help Haiti at: facebook.com/ilovehaiti and sonjehaiti.org
Undergraduate Research: Natasha Luff
Natasha was a presentation winner at the annual Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence event at Oregon State University.