The Numeral Four
Breakingviews: China's reluctant spenders
July 12 - China's export machine is slowing down, so where are the consumers who were supposed to ride to the rescue of the world's second-largest economy?
Art a GoGo Podcast #7
Welcome to Art a GoGo podcast #7! On today's podcast, we talk about how to plan your visit to a musuem, discuss art in the news, Sister Randy makes a visit, and we close the show with some podsafe music by Brother Love. We also announce the winner of our "Create Your Own Masterpiece" contest! Please visit our blog at www.artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links that we discuss during the show. Thanks for listening! Kathleen & Doug
Affirmative Action Question MIT graduate student Melissa Edoh asks a question.
MIT graduate student Melissa Edoh asks a question.
Great Art & Craft Ideas for your Students I probably don't get as artistic as I should with my kids from time to time but the fact is tha
I probably don't get as artistic as I should with my kids from time to time but the fact is tha
We discuss design with Wayne Hemingway, look for love at the Laing Art Gallery, get into the kitchen with a Peruvian Geordie and hear from British Museum curator Ralph Jackson about the Emperor Hadrian’s return to the North East after a 2000 year absence.
Balancing Economy, Equity, and Ecology Through Design - William McDonough (Architect and Author)
How do we love all of the children of all species for all time? The unlikely answer comes from architect, materials designer, VC, and eco-efficiency expert William McDonough, who sees the challenge of cycling biological and technical "nutrients" as industry's ultimate goal.
A Common Word: Panel Three: The Role of International NGOs in a Pluralistic World
In the third Panel of day 2 of a Common Word, panelists talk about the role of faith in informing the work and missions of international NGO's. How are traditional theological foundations for love of neighbor interpreted and applied in response to neighbors in today?s global community? In what ways has this understanding informed Muslim-Christian relations in the work of major international NGOs?
Challenges and opportunities in a changing world
Dr Kohn is a pharmacologist, entrepreneur and a musician. In his lecture he drew on his experience throughout his distinguished career, combining his love of music and his life as a baritone of professional standing with that of a medical scientist.
William E. English in His Apartment at the English Hotel
William E. English lived in apartment 104 in the hotel. He is shown here seated on the couch. The apartment is decorated in the elaborate style of the time period. Through the open door you can see out into the hallway. ,Appears in Destination Indiana 7
21F.022J International Women's Voices (MIT)
International Women’s Voices has several objectives. It introduces students to a variety of works by contemporary women writers from Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Latin America and North America. The emphasis is on non-western writers. The readings are chosen to encourage students to think about how each author’s work reflects a distinct cultural heritage and to what extent, if any, we can identify a female voice that transcends national cultures. In lectures and readings distribute
eHandbook: Administrators Guide
eHandbook: Administrators Guide
A Common Word: Panel Four: Where Do We Go from Here?
A summary and wrap-up discussion of the previous four panels, the moderators invite participants to reflect on the issues explored and the future of inter-faith dialogue between Muslims and Christians. How are traditional theological foundations for love of neighbor interpreted and applied in response to neighbors in today?s global community? In what ways has this understanding informed Muslim-Christian relations in the work of major international NGOs?
Journeyman cook Jim Gay explains that Americans' love of chocolate dates back to the beginning.Author(s):
Why the Spanish Inquisition was good for Photography - Jonathan Worth, New Photographics
"History is never antiquated, because humanity is always fundamentally the same." ~Walter Rauschenbusch ...it seems hard to believe to us today that the thought of a personal relationship with God (or as Plato described it, being without a Greek word for religion, Love,Knowledge and Truth), through direct prayer, was as alien for them as, lets say for instance, it would be today for us to ask a person depicted within a photograph, for their own version of (news) events... These podcasts are no
Built to Love: Creating Products that Captivate Customers
Some companies seem to possess an uncanny ability to introduce products and services that can generate a firestorm of excitement into the marketplace and captivate customers -- resulting in unparalleled success, profits, and a growing and loyal customer base. Is it just luck? Not according to Carnegie Mellon University professors Peter Boatwright, associate professor of marketing, and Jonathan Cagan, professor of mechanical engineering. Their latest book, "Built to Love: Creating Products that C
Video reveals how sailfish snatch prey
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25453 The Atlantic sailfish's hunting strategy involves using its sword-like bill to slash its sardine prey so fast the "blade" becomes invisible to the eye
Advanced Audio Blog #29 - El Carnaval (Mexico)
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Welcome to another edition of the Advanced Audio Blog, coming from Mexico City today. Here, Gayne tells us all about the famous celebration of “el carnaval”. This is a great lesson to learn about Mexican customs and listen to an authentic Mexican accent. The Advanced Audio Blog Series at SpanishPod101.com provides [...]
Dante's Inferno, Purgatory and Paradise - Yale University
This course by Giuseppe Mazzotta is an introduction to Dante and his cultural milieu through a critical reading of the Divine Comedy and selected minor works (Vita nuova, Convivio, De vulgari eloquentia, Epistle to Cangrande). An analysis of Dante's autobiography, the Vita nuova, establishes the poetic and political circumstances of the Comedy's composition. Readings of Inferno, Purgatory and Paradise seek to situate Dante's work within the intellectual and social context of the late Middle Ages