Elon Law Preceptor Program
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Tent Theatre 2011
Get ready for three high-energy, feel-good shows at the 49th annual Tent Theatre at Missouri State University! The season explodes with "Shout! The Mod Musical," a flashback to the swingin' Sixties, when girl groups topped the pop charts. Next, you'll die laughing as actors set a trap for the dreaded Stage Door Slasher in "The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940." Then, timeless romance and colorful history collide on the plains in Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical classic, "Oklahoma!" You'll wan
Spring 2011 Commencement: COAL, COE, CHPA and Global Studies graduates
Graduates in the College of Arts and Letters, College of Education, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, and Global Studies majors collect their diplomas during the Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony.
A Celebration of Leadership & Vision honoring Richard L. Sharp H'99
On April 13, 2011, Richard Sharp was recognized by the University of Richmond for his leadership, philanthropic work and contributions to the business community. Queally Hall has dedicated the lobby in honor of Mr. Sharp. Additionally, the Richard L. Sharp Viewpoints Lecture Series (a partnership with the Richmond Scholars) has been established.
Amy Nicholas '11
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A rare Choctaw spelling book and Choctaw catechism are stored in the University of Mississippi's Archives and Special Collections.
Staging Water Rites
D. Soyini Madison, Professor of Performance Studies at Northwestern University, argues water is a human right and examines "acts of activism" by water democracy advocates in Ghana, West Africa and their struggle to protect public water systems from corporate privatization. Woven throughout the presentation are excerpts from a staged performance in 2006 at UNC Chapel Hill, entitled "Water Rites" that dramatized the politics and poetics of water. Through digital imagery, comic satire, dramatic m
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.
Grant - 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. Archaeology & Anthropology, Medicine, Modern & Medieval Languages 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, Grant, a student on the Law Su
Diversity Conference 2011
The 2011 Diversity Conference "Why Diversity" began with Maggie Brooks, Monroe County Executive, presenting a proclamation supporting the YWCA's "Stand Against Racism" campaign. President Joel Seligman and Provost Ralph Kuncl gave opening remarks which were followed by a keynote address by Daryl G. Smith, Professor of Education and Psychology at The Claremont Graduate University.
Northeastern Class of 2011: Years To Remember
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TEDx McMaster U - Erica Barnes
Chamber Orchestra - Lullaby - Musical Moods 2011
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The Apples of Our Eyes
Daniel J Kevles, the Stanley Woodward Professor of History at Yale University, teaches and writes about issues in science and society past and present. He has received various honors, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Page One Award, the Watson Davis Prize, and the History of Science Society's George Sarton Medal for career achievement. In his talk, Dan explains how innovation in fruits turned from a pastime of gentlemanly amateurs into a commercial business by the middle of the nineteenth c
Undergraduate Research: Sam House and Sean Connell
Sam and Sean were presentation winner at the annual Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence event at Oregon State University.
Undergraduate Research: Margaret-Rose Leung
Margaret-Rose was a presentation winner at the annual Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence event at Oregon State University.
AHRCentre Annual Public Lecture: United States Ambassador Jeffrey Bleich (EXCERPT)
United States Ambassador Jeffrey Bleich addresses the topic: The United States and Australia's Commitment to Human Rights in the Asia-Pacific.
Spartan Sagas: Gail Tavill, Good for business and for the planet.
In Gail Tavill's line of work, the phrase "less is more" is a way of life. As vice president of sustainable development at ConAgra Foods, she's tasked with ensuring the company does more for the planet by burdening it less. At ConAgra, Tavill directs the integration of sustainable technologies to create environmentally friendly packaging and products—from using postconsumer materials in frozen food trays and manufacturing ketchup bottles that are easier to recycle to promoting the sustainabl
MSU convocation speaker and honorary degree recipient Steve Wozniak, Spring 2011
Apple Computer Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak spoke at Michigan State University's Undergraduate Convocation on Friday, May 6 at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center. Wozniak gave the keynote address and received an honorary doctorate of engineering. Here, he talks with University Relations about his advice for graduates.
MSU commencement speaker and honorary degree recipient Roger Ferguson Jr., Spring 2011
Roger Ferguson Jr., president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, a leading financial services organization, spoke at the Advanced Degree Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 6, and also received an honorary doctorate of business. Here, he talks with University Relations about his advice for graduates.