Iraqi forces abandon tanks in Kirkuk
June 13 - Iraqi soldiers abandoned tanks in Kirkuk as Islamist fighters made serious gains overnight. Deborah Gembara reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters
CLASS Telescope -- The Johns Hopkins University
How did it all begin? That is the fundamental question that Johns Hopkins astrophysicists Charles Bennett and Tobias Marriage hope to shed light on with the latest project, the Cosmology Large-Angular Scale Surveyor—CLASS, for short—a telescope being built in labs at the university's Bloomberg Center for Physics and Astronomy. Their efforts are detailed in the new Summer 2014 issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine. "When we look at the sun, we see light that has been traveling to us for eight m
Miguel Syjuco: I Was the President's Mistress!!—a Novel || Radcliffe Institute
Using a female protagonist's colorful rise to the top of a fictional society based on his home country of the Philippines, Miguel Syjuco examines different facets of power and how they comingle, conflict, and contradict. Learn more about the people and programs of the Radcliffe Institute at www.radcliffe.harvard.edu
Mei Zhen: Decoding the Motor System || Radcliffe Institute
How do animals generate distinct patterns of movement? Mei Zhen explores how each neuron—and its connection with other cells—contributes to each motor pattern through the reconstruction of a developing animal's nervous system. Learn more about the people and programs of the Radcliffe Institute at www.radcliffe.harvard.edu
ANUSA fee deregulation debate
On the 2nd of June 2014 the ANU Students' Association hosted a debate on fee deregulation at ANU. Speakers Professor Ian Young, Vice-Chancellor, Australian National University and Chair, Group of Eight Professor Stephen Parker, Vice-Chancellor, University of Canberra Senator the Hon Kate Lundy, Australian Labor Party Senator Zed Seselja, Liberal Party of Australia Professor Phil Lewis, Professor of Economics at the University of Canberra Professor Bruce Chapman, Director (Policy Impact) at the
Biology Concepts and Challenges
Concepts of Biology is intended for the introductory biology course for non-science majors taught at most two- and four-year colleges. The scope, sequence, and level of the program are designed […]
Mary Caple, 2014 Concordia Valedictorian
Mary Caple Valedictorian
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Fight director shines at Shakespeare Festival
Illinois State University theatre students train with Professor Paul Dennhardt, one of the best fight choreographers in the country. Every summer, Dennhardt stages swordplay at ISU's Illinois Shakespeare Festival. Get tickets for the 2014 festival: http://TheFestival.org
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The UC Berkeley Department of Psychology's Postbaccalaureate Certificate Program
The UC Berkeley Department of Psychology's Postbaccalaureate Certificate Program is a comprehensive retraining and immersion program for students interested in applying to graduate school in psychology. Postbaccalaureate students will be enrolled in regular UC Berkeley classes and conduct research under the supervision of our world-class faculty. For more information: http://psychology.berkeley.edu/content/post-baccalaureate Questions? Email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Obama not sending U.S. troops back into Iraq
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. President Barack Obama says he's not sending U.S. troops back into Iraq, following an insurgency by an extremist group. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, natio
'Life is not a dress rehearsal' - President Patrick Deane to grads
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Convocation an 'incredibly exciting' time for the University
President Patrick Deane says that being on stage with McMaster's grads shows him what's really at stake for each individual receiving a degree.
'When we act together, we can keep the wolf from the door'
Stuart McLean, host of CBC Radio's The Vinyl Café, tells McMaster graduates that Convocation marks the beginning of their full citizenship - and that citizens are "all in this together."
Clinical Landscape of HIV/TB Treatment in 2014- Richard Chaisson (Johns Hopkins University)
Day 1, Part 1: HU CFAR Annual Symposium The HU CFAR Annual Symposium was held at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard and featured international and local experts in the field of HIV/TB research.
Diane Hamilton, "Everything is Workable: A Zen Approach to Conflict Resolution"
Learn how to deal with conflicts more skillfully from state supreme court mediator and Zen master Diane Hamilton. Ignoring conflicts usually won't make them go away, but if you approach them consciously, you can navigate conflicts in ways that not only honors everyone involved but also makes them a source of deep insight as well. Diane will show you how to engage conflict with wisdom and compassion by: - Cultivating the mirror-like quality of attention as your base - Identifying three person
David Burkus | The Myths of Creativity
We tend to think of creativity in terms reminiscent of the ancient muses: divinely-inspired, unpredictable, and bestowed upon a lucky few. But when our jobs challenge us to be creative on demand, we must develop novel, useful ideas that will keep our organizations competitive. The Myths of Creativity demystifies the processes that drive innovation. Based on the latest research into how creative individuals and firms succeed, David Burkus highlights the mistaken ideas that hold us back and shows
Yukari Iwatani Kane | Haunted Empire: Apple After Steve Jobs
In a conversation with Richard Gingras, Senior Director of News & Social Products, former Wall Street Journal technology reporter Yukari Iwatani Kane delves deep inside Apple in the two years since Steve Jobs's death, revealing the tensions and challenges CEO Tim Cook and his team face as they try to sustain Jobs's vision and keep the company moving forward. Steve Jobs's death raised one of the most pressing questions in the tech and business worlds: Could Apple stay great without its iconic le