A River of Poetry
The evening's seven poets, all associated with various faculties at Concordia University, have collectively selected the poetry for performance. The program for the most part evokes cosmopolitan Montreal as a place, as well as humanity's fraught relation to technology. It includes the reading of full poems and extracts in several languages, accompanied by projections and voice recordings. With the collaboration of acclaimed choreographer and Associate Professor of Contemporary Dance Michael Mont
Undergraduate Research & Collaborative Scholarship Program | University of St. Thomas
The Undergraduate Research and Collaborative Scholarship Program provides funding to support the kinds of student/faculty partnerships that make the St. Thomas undergraduate experience uniquely fulfilling. Students can receive support for collaborative study during the academic year (Collaborative Inquiry Grants) or during the summer (Young Scholars Grants and Community-Based Research Grants), and can also receive funding to live on campus while conducting summer research (Summer Housing Grants
ART100 Fall 2010 Session 13
ART100 Looking at Art Session Thirteen 12/07/10 Bernard Baker
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UNITV 2010 Episode 5
UNITV 2010 Episode 5
Lecture: Mona Eltahawy: Female Suicide Bombers in Iraq
Award-winning journalist and columnist Mona Eltahawy presents a lecture on the phenomenon of female suicide bombers in Iraq and its implications within feminist discourse in the Islamic World.
Religion, Democracy in the Foreign Policy of Obama: New Trends in the Data on Religion and Democracy
The day-long event consisted of four panels, each of which examined the question of religion and democracy in U.S. foreign policy from a different perspective. The panels addressed the role of religious actors in U.S. democracy programs and policies; the 'twin tolerations' and democratic stability in highly religious societies; emerging trends in the data concerning the relationships between religion and democracy; and the relationship between Islam and democracy in key Muslim countries.
Peace or Justice in Africa: Does the ICC Help or Hinder? (with Villa-Vicencio and Moghaddam)
Charles Villa-Vicencio discusses his recent book, 'Walk with Us and Listen: Peace and Reconciliation in Africa.' Dr. Villa-Vicencio addressed the need for more complementarity between the ICC and African mechanisms for justice and peace-building.
Engaging Religious Communities Abroad: (with the Chicago Council on Global Affairs)
n February 23, 2010, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs Task Force on Religion and the Making of U.S. Foreign Policy released its final report, which focuses on strategies for better incorporating an understanding of religion into the U.S. foreign policymaking framework. The Task Force is comprised of high level and influential policymakers, academics, constitutional lawyers and religious leaders.
The Ethics of Pregnancy and Childbirth: An interview with Maggie Little
Dr. Maggie Little discusses ethical dilemmas surrounding pregnancy, childbirth, women's bodies, and the emerging market for eggs.
Part 1: Introduction to Code Kwondo/A Close Look at Unity for Windows 8 and Windows Phone | Dojo: Un In part 1 of this developer dojo, Sensei Jonathan Rozenblit introduces Code Kwondo, the Developer Movement program launching November 2013. Code Sensei Mickey MacDonald then takes you on a close look at Unity and how you can bring in your Unity assets into Visual Studio 2013 to create Windows 8 and Windows Phone versions of your games/apps. UNITY
In part 1 of this developer dojo, Sensei Jonathan Rozenblit introduces Code Kwondo, the Developer Movement program launching November 2013. Code Sensei Mickey MacDonald then takes you on a close look at Unity and how you can bring in your Unity assets into Visual Studio 2013 to create Windows 8 and Windows Phone versions of your games/apps.
Model village in China aims higher
China's Huaxi village wants to lose model village tag and be a city, makes big bet on tourism and services sector growth.
Tourism Series, Lesson 1: Essential Portuguese Vocabulary Bulldog skincare looks good for xmas The space shuttle's successor? Wall St. haunted by deficit worry Discussing the euro zone crisis The net value of Russia's Mail.ru Euros top Estonia's xmas list Europe welcomes German imports surge
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A British firm called Bulldog which makes natural skincare products for men is proving a hit with consumers as the growing demand for male grooming products means many more of us will be buying them for christmas this year.
Privately owned SpaceX launches its Falcon 9 rocket into orbit -- in a test flight that NASA hopes will eventually lead to cargo runs to the International Space Station. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Summary of business headlines: U.S. borrowing costs surge on Washington deficit fears; Youku.com, E-Commerce China Dangdang keep chinese IPOs in demand; Monthly sales at McDonald's disappoint.
The euro zone 16 nation bloc is in its second phase of crisis say both analysts and players who are looking for solutions to protect the euro
Shares in Russia's Mail.ru have jumped more than 50 percent from their initial listing price on the London stock exchange, which was already at the top end of its range.
As Estonia prepares to enter the euro zone on January 1, some wonder what the effects will be on prices in the new year.
Germany's trade surplus narrowed slightly in October on an unexpected fall in exports while demand for foreign goods was robust giving hope to the rest of Europe.
Bulldog skincare looks good for xmas
The space shuttle's successor?
Wall St. haunted by deficit worry
Discussing the euro zone crisis
The net value of Russia's Mail.ru
Euros top Estonia's xmas list
Europe welcomes German imports surge