Stocks sliding on Italy fears
Nov. 9 - It is shaping up to be a nasty day on Wall Street with investors not convinced a planned change of leadership in Italy is enough to stop the European debt crisis from spreading. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Buildings collapse in deadly Turkey earthquake
Nov. 9 - Scores of people are trapped beneath rubble of hotels and other buildings after a deadly earthquake hit Turkey's eastern Van province, state television reports. The earthquake has destroyed at least seven buildings, including two hotels in Van city, and around 11 other structures in other parts of the region, the TRT Haber news channel reports. A TRT reporter says up to 70 people may have been staying at one of the hotels, without giving further details. Rescue workers are searching th
Strijdbewijs Tweede Wereldoorlog Een verzameling van nuttige informatie m.b.t. de Tweede Wereldoorlog. De website startte ooit met 'Tour Langs de Landingsstranden van Normandië' en 'Het Ardennen Offensief'. De inhoud werd verder aangevuld …
Een verzameling van nuttige informatie m.b.t. de Tweede Wereldoorlog. De website startte ooit met 'Tour Langs de Landingsstranden van Normandië' en 'Het Ardennen Offensief'. De inhoud werd verder aangevuld …
White Fawn's Devotion
This is a very early silent film (1910) and possibly the first film produced by a Native American - writer and director James Young Deer. (11min)
Academic Writing Symposium, Chapter 12
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Elephants clear Thai flood debris
Nov. 10 - Hundreds of residents, and some elephants, start the clean-up of Ayutthaya in central Thailand, while Bangkok braces itself for flooding in the central business district. Nick Rowlands reports.
Understanding mindless criminality and poverty impacts of civil violence: Jaideep Gupte, IDS
Understanding mindless criminality and poverty impacts of civil violence. Sussex Development Lecture 3 November 2011 by Jaideep Gupte, IDS
Panel 1: Progress in the World of Science
Discussion of progress made in last 30 years. Moderator: Dr. Kenneth Mayer; Panelists: Dr. Roger Pomerantz, Dr. James Curran, Ms. Lynda Dee, Mr. Jesse Milan, Jr., Dr. Sharon Hillier
Conversation on Leadership with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Sheryl WuDunn
Crystal Hoyt, associate professor of leadership at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies, sits down with Sheryl WuDunn, co-author of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, for a discussion on the issues facing women across the globe. Nov. 9, 2011
The return of ROTC
Among the top Harvard stories of 2011 was the return of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) to campus after an absence of 40 years. In March, the University signed an agreement with the Navy. By September, offices had opened in Hilles Hall for the Navy ROTC's Old Ironsides Battalion.
Office of International Studies Dublin, Ireland (Trinity) Program
Notre Dame's program in Ireland is located in the city of Dublin, a capital city of 1,000,000 people located on the Irish Sea on the east coast of Ireland. Physically a small city — all the major museums and sites are within walking distance — it has a rich cultural life manifested especially in its established and experimental theater and traditional Irish and classical music. Dublin also boasts several excellent museums including the National Museum, with Celtic objects from the 8th and 9t
Who are India's Oligarchs?
Nov. 11 - Kiran Bedi, an anti-corruption activist, talks to Chrystia Freeland about economic oligarchs in India. Bedi gives her opinion on whether these oligarchs are good for the country, or whether this corrupt system just makes the rich richer.
Fireside Chats: President Roosevelt - New Deal (1933 - 38)
These clips deal with the New Deal. They include six of Franklin D. Roosevelt's Fireside Chats on the economic policy for fighting the Great Depression. Note: When the first Fireside Chat finishes, click the PLAY arrow on the screen to advance to the next video. (24min)
Collaboration for the Cross Cultural study of Contemporary Careers
Professor Michael Dickmann and Dr Emma Parry jointly direct the quantitative research phase of an important study exploring global careers. The '5C' project, the collaboration for the study of cross-cultural contemporary careers of researchers from 6 continents, looks at perceived career transitions and career success in more than 30 countries. It is probably the world's largest academic collaboration in the careers arena and envisages to draw up a world map of career influencing factors, career
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Political Science Department. The department provides undergraduates and graduate students an education in four broad areas of political science: American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, and Political Theory.
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Department of Mathematics. The mathematics curriculum offers programs tailored for students interested in careers in life sciences, business administration, engineering and social science.
SOC101 Session 10 Fall 2011
SOC101 Individual and Society Session Ten 11/14/11 Sergio Soto
Peter Kiernan: Perspectives on Philanthropy
Peter Kiernan, Chairman of the Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees, CEO of Kiernan Ventures and past Chairman of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation speaks to guests at the Fourth Annual Philanthropy Day Luncheon sponsored by the Center for Nonprofit Excellence in Charlottesville, VA. Recorded November 14, 2011.
Entrepreneurship as a Mindset: Greg McKenna (4 of 8)
The Health Sciences Entrepreneurs celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week at Northeastern University with a panel discussion between four top health sciences entrepreneurs who will discuss their diverse paths to CEO, founder, and entrepreneur.
Teach In - 11/13/2011 - #6 Wrap Up
Teach In Sunday: Reclaiming Our Economy Sunday November 13, 2011 Blackman Auditorium, Northeastern University