Giving Back: Finding the Best Way to Make a Difference
The world’s most intractable problems might be cracked if more of our “brightest minds” could be tempted to work on them, asserts Bill Gates. Too many graduates of top universities like MIT find it infinitely more satisfying to deal in derivatives, he says, or lucrative areas of medical science like “baldness dr
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Russia is Back: Jenifer Hart Memorial Lecture
Professor MacFarlane gives a talk about modern Russia; from the fall of the Berlin Wall to today; including the rise of Vladimir Putin, the conflict between Chechnya, alleged human rights violations and Russia's relationship with the rest of the world
Author(s): Neil MacFarlane

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Russia is Back: Jenifer Hart Memorial Lecture
Professor MacFarlane gives a talk about modern Russia; from the fall of the Berlin Wall to today; including the rise of Vladimir Putin, the conflict between Chechnya, alleged human rights violations and Russia's relationship with the rest of the world
Author(s): Neil MacFarlane

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007 Back to Two-Slit Interference, Generalization to Three Dimensions and the Virial Theorem
Seventh lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009
Author(s): James Binney

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007 Back to Two-Slit Interference, Generalization to Three Dimensions and the Virial Theorem
Seventh Lecture of the Quantum Mechanics course given in Michaelmas Term 2009.
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During World War II, housing construction came to a virtual standstill. The return of millions of servicemen to civilian life in 1945 set off a national housing crisis, followed by a construction boom. Although other New Deal and wartime housing programs emphasized rental apartments in close proximity ...
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"The Process of Coming Back into the World": An American Indian Movement (A.I.M.) Activist Advocates
In 1968, young urban-based American Indians in Minnesota formed the American Indian Movement (AIM) to fight mistreatment by police and to improve prospects for jobs, education, and housing. In 1972, AIM initiated "The Trail of Broken Treaties," and a subsequent march to Washington to present the Nixon ...
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Sport and the EU : looking back, thinking ahead
Organised by Sport and the EU, to be held at University of Stirling Stirling United Kingdom from 2009-06-22 to 2009-06-23
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Bright poor children 'slip back'
This BBC news item reports on a study conducted by the Sutton Trust, which is based on research findings from the ‘Millennium Cohort’ born in 2000-01. It has found that UK social mobility has not improved since 1970.
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Getting back on track - pupils who make slow progress in English, mathematics and science in Key Sta
In 2006, 46 schools were selected by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) for a small scale survey focusing on pupils who are at risk of not converting a level 4 in English, mathematics or science at Key Stage 2 into a level 5 at the end of Key Stage 3. Each school was visited for one day by a DCSF schools standards adviser. The resulting report outlines ways to identify these pupils and includes practical suggestions on how to improve their performance.
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Back to School MMC Update 2008
This episode discusses the Fall 2008 semester hours, upcoming workshops, new computers, two new classrooms, and the most recent videos and audio CDs.
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1956: Back to the Future… and Beyond!
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1965: Now That We Have All This Wisdom: How Can We Give It Back?
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1974: Playing the Back Nine: What Counts Now…?
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The Road Back: From Economic Meltdown to Renewal (Video)
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The Road Back: From Economic Meltdown to Renewal (Audio)
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Class of 1982 Breakout Discussion: Two Paths to Charity: Giving Back and Just Plain Giving
clergy, non-profit, philanthropy, volunteer, politics, religion, ordination, family, stewardship, balance, advice, public policy, priest, Episcopal, high school teacher, seminary, lawyer, law school, ambassador, low-income, students, career change, school
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Class of 1987 Panel Discussion: From Snail Mail To E-Mail To Text-Messaging: What Is the Next Stop?
E-mail, technology, communications, conservation science, research, internet, municipal bonds, transactions, projects, human touch, prospectus, oil and energy industry, efficiency, telecommunications, landscape architect, historian, Kaiser Permanente, ele
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Back to Life: The Rebirth of the Monterey Coast - An Environmental Success Story for a Change
evolution, ecosystem, biology, water, ocean, resource, cold, france, la peruse, whale, otter, pelt, sea urchin, kelp, ecology, hovden, cannery, Norwegian, Hopkins, Julia platt, pacific grove, sardine, industry, bird, seal, protect, marine, history, forest
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