Pat Pattison on The Inspiration Behind Creative Writing: Poetry
Find out more about this course at: http://bit.ly/w9CaCM Creative Writing: Poetry is a course for writers—songwriters, poets, and anyone who wants to write more effectively. The course—authored by Pat Pattison, who developed the curriculum for the only songwriting major in the country at Berklee—will give you specific tools to help you craft and control your writing. The course uses musical vocabulary to examine the elements and functions of poetry, exploring how to make things move and
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Diversity Lecture Series- Naomi Wolf
Promo for the 17th annual Diversity Lecture Series, where author Naomi Wolf will present.
The Moon Coin Book Trailer
The Future of Cancer Biomarkers: What's in the Pipeline? - Samir Hanash, MD, PhD
Substantial progress has been made in our understanding of the molecular basis of cancer, yet few diagnostics have been developed to date. Opportunities and challenges in developing blood based molecular diagnostics are reviewed from a lung cancer perspective by Dr. Samir Hanash, of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The contribution of DNA, RNA, proteins, metabolites and circulating tumor cells to lung cancer diagnostics are presented. Samir Hanash MD, PhD, program head, Molecular Dia
Jim Rogers: Next global recession will be worse than 2008
Sept. 21 - Legendary global investor Jim Rogers tells Reuters Insider the global economy is on the verge of another recession and this one will be even more painful than the last.
Advanced Audio Blog S3 #12 - La ciudad de Cuzco-Machu Picchu:The city of Cuzco-Machu Picchu
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Your friends insist on taking you hiking while you’re visiting Peru, but you’re not so sure this is a good plan. After all, you are terribly afraid of heights! Your friends tell in Spanish you that they plan to start small and take it easy—it’s not like you’re climbing Mt. Everest. [...]
"Part 2: Peer review, benefits and recommendations": An interview with Dr Daniel Schlagwein
In this video Dr Daniel Schlagwein discusses the benefits of peer review for his students and makes recommendations for those considering implementing peer review in their teaching. From the interview Series "Moving Feedback Forward" by Learning and Teaching at the University of New South Wales
Duke University Founders' Day Convocation
President Richard H. Brodhead, the ninth president of the University and fourteenth president of the institution, presides over his eighth Founders' Day Convocation in Duke Chapel.
West Campus: NAACP-LULAC Health Fair
The Corpus Christi chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People partnered with the League of United Latin American Citizens Council No. 1 and Del Mar College to host the third annual City Wide Health Fair, which was held Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 on the College's West Campus.
Making History: Highlights of Dietrich Gift Celebration
On September 7, 2011, businessman, scholar, philanthropist and longtime Carnegie Mellon University trustee William S. Dietrich II (1938 - 2011) announced a plan to provide a record-breaking gift of a $265 million fund to support CMU. Carnegie Mellon celebrated the news with a day of special events, including an announcement by the Fence (custom painted for the occasion), a tribute luncheon, a celebration at the newly re-named Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences and a concert by G
Key Account Management in an Arab Context
Fawaz Baddar is looking at whether it is really possible for the Western practice of key account management to be transferred directly into an Arab context. Findings indicate that the practice needs adaptation in order to be effective as there are major cultural differences with regards to trust and around how business is conducted. This work is of relevance to those organisations operating, or looking to operate in Arab markets and their recruitment of sales people.
Towards great conversations at Sainsbury's
Andrew Mann, Director of Loyalty and Insight talks about how Sainsbury's keep their customers engaged by ensuring that communications are relevant and well-timed via the Nectar card scheme, which enables them to understand the customer as well as provide the customer with loyalty rewards - part of the Cranfield Customer Management Forum Guest Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/9UuSf9
DCMME 2011 Fall Operations Conference Scott McConnell
Scott McConnell, Senior Vice President of Operating Leader Americas at Genpact
DCMME 2011 Fall Operations Conference Mark Burton
Mark Burton, Strategic Sourcing Manager, John Deere
DCMME 2011 Fall Operations Conference Patricia Polastri
Patricia Polastri, PhD Management of Technology, Indiana State University
DCMME 2011 Fall Operations Conference James Louis Brown
James Louis Brown, President, Bremen Castings Inc.
Thunderbird Back To School 2011
Thunderbird's fall classes have just started. Here is what the first week on campus looked like. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Open Classroom - 09/21/2011 #3 Q&A
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This week: Markets, Government, and Economic Justice with Steve Nathanson as Guest Speaker
Symphony Band China Tour 2011
The U-M Symphony Band toured China in May 2011.