What does it mean to be a Person? Matters of Life and Death
Prof. John Wyatt : Course
Human Embryology and Bioethics
Prof. Gareth Jones : Course
Artificial Intelligence: from chess playing computers to artificial consciousness?
Prof. Lionel Tarassenko : Course
Reading Genesis 1 with Ancient Eyes
Prof. John Walton : Course
Environmental Apocalypse and Christian Hope
Dr Jonathan Moo : Course
How did Humans Evolve?
Dr Cara Wall-Scheffler : Course
The Evolution of Cooperation
Prof. Martin Nowak : Lecture
Does the Advance of Science Mean Secularisation? - Discussion
Prof. David Martin : Discussion
In Conversation with Mark Henaghan
The Faculty of Law is pleased to present Professor Mark Henaghan, Dean of the Faculty of Law at Otago in conversation with Professor Nicola Peart. Professor Henaghan speaks about his journey from University of Otago student to academic to the Faculty of Law’s longest serving Dean. He discusses family law, judicial appointments, leadership and ‘The Human Genome Project’. May 2013
English & Linguistics: Poetry with a Pulse - Rhian Gallagher
Rhian Gallagher is a poet whose writing has been widely anthologised. She won the New Zealand Post Book Award for Poetry in 2012 for her second collection of poems, Shift. 14 February 2013
A list of further readings.
SBS IS ALL IN
Join Dean Robert Feldman and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences November 2, 2013 at Gillette Stadium when the UMass Amherst Minutemen take on Northern Illinois.
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Tips on the team assignment.m4v
Harvesting the World's Mechanical Energy
Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Self-powered Systems and as New Energy Technology, featuring Z.L. Wang, Director, Center for Nanostructure Characterization, Georgia Tech School of Materials Science and Engineering. Full story: http://www.news.gatech.edu/features/harnessing-worlds-mechanical-energy For more information visit: http://www.mse.gatech.edu/
Why a Penn State Nursing Ph.D.? Funding Opportunities
Nikki Hill, a recent graduate of Penn State's Ph.D. program in Nursing, tells how funding from private and government sources allowed her to focus full-time on her studies.
11/06/2013-Myra Kraft Open Classroom - Policy for Healthy America - Pt 1 - Kuehnert
Northeastern University Presents Myra Kraft Open Classroom's Policy for Healthy America : 11/6/2013 - Featuring Speakers John Auerbach, Cheryl Bartlett, and Paul Kuehnert - To Be or Why Getting Healthy is Hard: Case of Obesity
ClemsonLIFE, a program supported by student tuition and donations, is a two year program incorporating functional academics, independent living, employment,and social/leisure skills in a public university setting with the goal of producing self-sufficient young adults. Lead instructor Sarah Daniel Conklin explains, students successfully completing the two year program will receive a certificate of postsecondary education. For select students, an optional third year is available to assist with j
Decolonizing Language Revitalization
September 25, 2013 - How has Eurocentric anthropology and linguistics affected the way we interpret our elders and ancestors who share their cultural knowledge with foreign researchers? Join us for a presentation with Khelsilem Rivers and April Charlo, indigenous peoples from community-based and cultural revitalization backgrounds, who will be discussing decolonization of language revitalization. Their presentation and open dialogue will address the context of rapid language loss and decline, a
The future of ANU and its role in Canberra
ANU was established in 1946 as a national university. With a mission focussed on research, its role and funding models were fundamentally different to the nation's existing universities. Despite this formula, rapidly creating Australia's most distinguished university as evidenced by, for example, national measures, world rankings, and numbers of Nobel Prizes, the 21st century finds ANU is fundamentally different from other universities both in terms of mission and funding model. In this Order o
Malaria, money and drugs - The 2013 ANU Last Lecture
Malaria, an infectious disease caused by a single-celled parasite, is a major health problem throughout the developing world. There is no vaccine and although we do have antimalarial drugs the parasite has become, or is becoming, resistant to all of these. Pharmaceutical companies have traditionally shown little interest in tropical diseases such as malaria as there is little financial incentive for them to do so. However, recent investment in this area by government agencies and, in partic