Darwin Now Awards
Janice Ansine is a recipient of a Darwin Now Award. She is currently working on a variety of projects in Jamaica, looking at contemporary responses to Darwin and Into the historic role of Jamaica in providing material for his research.
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President Loftin's 2012 Holiday Greeting
Seasons greetings from Aggieland! Texas A&M wishes you a happy holiday season as we reflect on the milestones reached by the Aggie family in 2012.
UW|360: Professional Actors Training Program
Experience a day in the life of a drama student in the UW's Professional Actor Training Program. Watch the full episode online at uwtv.org/uw360.
Replacing existing silicon chips with cheap lightweight plastic electronic technology could transform our world. Imagine electronically updated food labels, computers embedded in our armchairs, even contact lenses linking us directly to the Internet to bring us into the age of plastic electronics. Dr Andrew Flewitt and Dr Robert Phaal both from the Department of Engineering and Scott White serial entrepreneur and CEO of Pragmatic Printing talk about the creative partnership forged between diffe
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
Making the case to network
http://concordia.ca/now Concordia's John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition (JMUCC) is celebrating its fifth anniversary this February. Twenty-four universities from around the world will compete by solving corporate cases from Canada's biggest companies. Yet at JMUCC, business is more than just numbers and dollar signs; it's about connections forged between students and business mentors. Are you a business buff? Get involved with the competition as a judge or volunteer. Visit www.jmucc.ca f
Reuters Breakingviews: Breakingviews: Not so boring UBS
Dec. 19 - UBS displayed extraordinary complacency that it was safe and boring, but receiving the second-biggest fine ever for rate rigging shows just how wrong the Swiss bank was.