Timelapse of Harvard Housing Day 2015
To welcome freshmen to their Houses, upperclassmen joined them in Harvard Yard to celebrate and demonstrate House spirit.
Read more on the Harvard Gazette (http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2015/03/day-of-destiny/) and check out the Storify at https://storify.com/harvard/harvard-college-housing-day-2015.
After studying this course, you should be able to:
recognise and discuss selected library texts from the Renaissance to the present
approach literary texts in terms of genre, gender and the canon
engage in close analysis of narrative and poetic language and apply technical analytical terms
engage in comparative work, draw general conclusions and use textual evidence to argue a case
understand and use academic convention
Terrence Hayes reads "Four Premonitions" | The Migration Series Poetry Suite
Presented in conjunction with MoMA's exhibition "One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North," the Poetry Suite includes readings of new poems written in response to Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series from 10 highly esteemed contemporary poets, who were selected by poet and essayist Elizabeth Alexander.
Terrance Hayes is Professor of English at Carnegie Mellon University. He was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2014 and is the winner of the Nation
Afgezonderd tewerkgestelde werknemers - Preventiefiche nr. 1042
Alleen werken brengt heel wat beperkingen met zich mee. Bij een ongeval kan een noodlijdende werknemer immers moeilijker gered worden en door het isolement is de impact van een ongeval ook groter. Deze dimensies worden al te vaak onderschat in termen …
Religion and conflict in Northern Ireland
Duncan Morrow shares his experiences of working in the community, including as Chief Executive Officer of the Northern Ireland Community Relations Council, which funds and develops inter-community relations practice and policy in Northern Ireland.
Recreating earthquakes in a laboratory
Professor Andrew Plummer, Director of the Centre for Power Transmission and Motion Control, discusses recreating earthquakes in a laboratory to test how buildings perform under extreme conditions.
Our future: understanding the big picture
Dr James Martin, founder of the James Martin 21st Century School at the University of Oxford, explain why decision-makers need to look at the global big picture to avoid world catastrophe.
2.4.1 The theological persepective
If we are thinking about individual perspectives on religion, there are three very common and useful terms we can employ: theism, atheism and agnosticism. In everyday parlance, ‘theism’ denotes a belief in God (or, more broadly, a belief in divine or spiritual realities); ‘atheism’ denotes a conviction that there is no God (or divine or spiritual realities); and ‘agnosticism’ indicates a lack of certainty or knowledge (gnosis) one way or the other. Very broadly spea
3.5 The notion of a final solution
Motivating much of Berlin's essay on the two concepts of liberty is a pair of related beliefs. First he believes that the notion of a so-called ‘final solution’, the belief that ultimately all human differences of goal can be reconciled, has led to terrible consequences, often to atrocities. Secondly, he believes that there is not, in principle, any way of resolving the widely different goals that human beings have. There can, then, be no simple panacea to cure all the problems that
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