Sustainable Tax Policy
Friends of the Earth Brazil CEO Roberto Smeraldi speaks Jan. 7, 2011, to Thunderbird School of Global Management students in Sao Paulo.
The Grand Strategy of Detente
'Nixon goes to China' shattered the façade of Communist unity and dug the United States out of the hole it found itself in at the end of the 1960s. Critics have seen Nixon and Kissinger's policy as morally compromised, but was it actually the key to America's victory in the Cold War? Niall Ferguson is Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Affairs at LSE IDEAS for 2010-11.
Leadership and Management- resource example
Ian Woodruff and Rod McCrohan presentation on The 1:1:1 Delivery model as trialled in the Leadership and Management program BUSM 3120. Date:15.12.2010
JFK50 The International Message of Hope — Gordon Brown
Gordon Brown, former UK Prime Minister, speaks about JFK's message of public service and hope and how that message reached around the globe.
JFK50 The Peace Corps Experience — Emily Janoch
HKS student and former Peace Corps volunteer Emily Janoch speaks to the effects of the Peace Corps.
JFK50 The Excitement of the Space Program — David T. Ellwood
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JFK50 President of Liberia on JFK Legacy — Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia, talks about what JFK's life and death meant to her and how his legacy persists.
JFK50 Inspiring Leaders to Serve — Jeb Bush
Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, speaks on JFK's ability to turn ideas into action and inspire people to give of themselves.
JFK50 His Legacy Resonates Today — Hannah Peaker
Kennedy Scholar at HKS Hannah Peaker on the story of JFK passed down the generations and comparisons today.
JFK50 An American President Who Captured the Imagination of India — Fareed Zakaria
Journalist Fareed Zakaria recalls how the excitement of JFK reached India.
JFK50 A Young President with Powerful Words — Michèle Pierre-Louis
Former Prime minister of Haiti Michèle Pierre-Louis talks about the excitement when JFK was elected and how his rhetoric moved and inspired people around the world.
JFK50 A Man of Words and Action — Asim Khwaja
HKS professor Asim Khwaja speaks to JFK's power to act on his words.
JFK50 A Connection to Immigrants — Joe Curtatone
Mayor Somerville, MA, Joe Curtatone speaks about when his mother, an Italian immigrant, met JFK and of the effect JFK had on immigrants.
JFK50 A Catholic President and the Church — James Carroll
Author James Carroll discusses JFK's modern approach to Catholicism and its role in his presidency.
JFK50 Members of the Military at HKS Reflect on JFK Legacy
Lt. Col. Jerry Carter, Capt. Aaron Scheinberg, Former Capt. Sayce Falk and Lt. Cmdr. Jo Cousins discuss the legacy of JFK in regards to military service.
Inside Nature with Dr Henry Gee
Nature Senior Editor Henry Gee spoke at the Grant Museum of Zoology on 26 October, 2010. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/1011/10110101
Teaching & Learning at UCL
Professor Michael Worton, Vice-Provost (Academic and International), highlights a few key points of UCL's new Manifesto for Learning and Teaching. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/1101/11011901 Manifesto for Learning and Teaching at UCL: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/teaching-learning/staff/policy/UCL_ILTS_Manifesto.pdf Institutional Learning and Teaching Strategy 2010-15: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/teaching-learning/staff/policy/UCL_ILTS_2010-15.pdf
Appliance Ownership and Working Women
Even in the decade before the term "women's lib" was a common phrase, the number of married women entering the workforce increased dramatically -- thanks largely to washers, dryers and freezers, according to research from the University of Notre Dame. But "liberating" women from housework and propelling them into the workforce may not be the whole story, according to Steven Lugauer, a Notre Dame economist whose research was published recently in Labour Economics. Learn More: http://newsinfo.nd.e
Des soins dentaires pour tous
Environ 30 % de la population ne bénéficie pas de couverture de soins dentaires. La Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université McGill travaille de près avec des organismes communautaires afin de rejoindre ces gens avec sa clinique dentaire mobile.
Dental care for all
In collaboration with community organizations, McGill Dentistry students gain front-line experience by offering dental services to the disadvantaged. The McGill Mobile Dental Clinic reaches out to those who otherwise would not receive dental care.