UMass Amherst -- Progress
At the Commonwealth's flagship campus, we stand for progress.
Profile of Kenneth Feinberg '67, a 2013 UMass Amherst Salute to Service Honoree
Kenneth Feinberg '67 was one of three alumni honored for professional and community service during the UMass Amherst Salute to Service on November 20, 2013. Video produced by Laura Molta '95 of Molta Media.
Declamation Day 2013
UMass Amherst undergraduates compete to have their voices heard at the annual Declamation Day. With a range of interests from theater to literature, law to politics, these students demonstrate their oratorical skills, presentation style, and persuasive powers.
William McKibbin, M.D. Physician Profile
Dr. McKibbin graduated with High Honors and a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Chattanooga and then completed a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at Duke University. Dr. McKibbin joined the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Medical University of South Caro
M. Lance Tavana, M.D. Physician Profile
Dr. M. Lance Tavana was born in 1978 in Erie, Pennsylvania. He left home at an early age to attend Deerfield Academy Preparatory School in western Massachusetts during his high school years. He then moved west and attended Stanford University, where he earned a B.S. in Biology in 2000. Medical school brought him back east to Philadelphia, where he obtained his medical degree at Temple University in 2004. Residency sent him south to Tampa at the University of South Florida. After completing his i
Kristoff R. Reid, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Kristoff R. Reid, M.D. Dr. Reid was awarded his M.D. by Washington University in St.Louis. He completed his Residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and a Fellowship at Duke University. Dr Reid graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point and served our country in United States Army. His specialties are Orthopaedic traumatology and General orthopaedics.
Lucky is a Schnoodle. He was born in October 2009, and has been volunteering with MUSC since February 2013. He is a Registered Therapy Dog through the Delta Society, has completed puppy, obedience, and agility training. His favorite tricks are rolling over left and right, and walking on his back legs. He loves to run on the beach and tries hard to catch the frisbee and ball with his paw. You can see Lucky looking cool cruising the halls of the hospital in his hand-me-down baby stroller borrowed
One Minute Romanian - flyer
From the makers of the award-winning online language course Coffee Break Spanish comes a new range of titles aimed at busy people who want to acquire the absolute basics of a language. One Minute Languages from the Radio Lingua Network will introduce learners to a new language from scratch. The course is made up of ten lessons and covers topics including basic greetings, introducing yourself, and dealing with language problems. You’ll also learn numbers and other useful words and phrases whi
Nelson Mandela Convocation at Morehouse College
During his 1990 visit to Atlanta, Nelson Mandela spoke at Morehouse College's Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel.
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Golden Flashes Football Preview
Kent State University head football coach Paul Haynes talks about preparing his team for the upcoming season! For more information on tickets, visit www.kentstatesports.com or call our ticket office at (330) 672- 2244. Music by Broke for Free (High School Snaps), from the album Slam Funk.
ICJE - Accountability Courts and Collaborative Justice - Module One
Judge W. Allen Wigington's presentation on Georgia's Accountability Courts for the Institute of Continuing Judicial Education's online course, Accountability Courts & Collaborative Justice
Justice Rising: moving intersectionally in the age of post-everything [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Kimberlé W. Crenshaw | Kimberlé W. Crenshaw is currently professor of law at UCLA and Columbia. She has written in the areas of civil rights, black feminist legal theory, and race, racism and the law. Her work has appeared in the Harvard Law Review, the National Black Law Journal, the Stanford Law Review, and the Southern California Law Review. A founding coordinator of the Critical Race Theory workshop; coeditor of Critical Race Theory: Key Documents That Shaped the Mov
"The DMC Upside:" North Bay Pep Rally
This segment of the "DMC Upside" television program was featured in the October 2013 edition, which airs on cable channel 19 in Corpus Christi. The "DMC Upside" is produced by DMC TV.
Watch the Center of the Milky Way Pass Overhead
There is no voice-over--just an amazing, brief video that gave this uploader chills. This is an all night time-lapse video of sky over a Texas Star Party in Fort Davis taken with 15mm fish-eye lens. Stars, constellations, meteors, and satellites can be seen passing overhead for most of the evening. The video ends with the bright galactic core of the Milky Way rising above the horizon and overhead.
A transformation - my DBA story: Hugo Marynissen
Dr Emma Parry, Director, International Executive Doctorate (DBA) and Reader in Human Resource Management chairs this enlightening webcast, featuring Hugo Marynissen, DBA Researcher 2009-2013 and panel advisor David Denyer, Professor of Organizational Change. With a research topic entitled 'The relationship between risk communication and risk perception', Hugo explains how the Cranfield DBA programme has enabled a transformation from his own perspective, and David contributes from a faculty suppo
Pitching to Investors
Dr Stephanie Hussels, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship interviews two current year two EMBA students about their learning during the EBPYC competition. The students give very good advice to future students wishing to take part in the competition in the future.
My MSc Experience
Aswin Dorairaj, a past student for the full-time MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management course describes their experience of studying on the programme
Deighton Abrams Spotlight
Fine Arts Senior, Deighton Abrams, discovers a talent for ceramics at Armstrong Atlantic State University.
Tabletop volcano crackles with lightning
Geologists have built a model volcano that crackles with lightning as it erupts, hinting at a new way of judging the risk to aircraft following an eruption. Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn24792