Tag: international

Nadia Mireles: Why is it important to share content? – Open Education Consortium

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A few years ago… a professor taught a Climate Change course, reaching about one hundred students per semester. One day he thought “If I could upload this course online, then not only would my 100 students have access…

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A brief guide to the UK general election | FT

A brief guide to the UK general election | FT

It’s one of the most unpredictable and volatile general elections in decades. And it’s not just Brexit at stake. Whoever gets the keys to Downing Street has a radically different vision for the country’s economy, public services, and…

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Your guide to tactical voting in the UK election | Crunched

Your guide to tactical voting in the UK election | Crunched

Was that any good? So, we’ve got a general election and everyone is scrambling around looking at tactical voting. I find it very confusing. Personally, not convinced that it works. Right, and I can see where you’re coming…

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Curbing death by overwork in Japan | FT

Curbing death by overwork in Japan | FT

Japan’s reputation for hard work is well deserved. The OECD says Japan’s sleep deficit is among the worst in the world. And, according to labour groups, overtime routinely takes Japanese workers above the potentially deadly 100 hours a…

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EU envoy implicates Trump in Ukraine coercion | FT

EU envoy implicates Trump in Ukraine coercion | FT

I will begin by swearing you in. Was there a quid pro quo? As I testified previously, with regard to the requested White House call and the White House meeting, the answer is yes. On Wednesday, Gordon Sondland…

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Duke Fuqua Community Connections – INDUS (South Asian Business Club)

Duke Fuqua Community Connections – INDUS (South Asian Business Club)

– Hi everyone, first of all thanks to everyone for joining us today. We are all a part of the INDUS cabinet here at Fuqua, and today we’re here to talk everything Fuqua and how INDUS is involved…

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Why Hong Kong protests and violence are escalating | FT

Why Hong Kong protests and violence are escalating | FT

We’ve really seen an escalation in violence between both the protesters and the police over the past few days. At around 8am this morning a police officer shot a protester at close range in the stomach. The protester…

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Duke Fuqua Community Connections – Business In Africa Club

Duke Fuqua Community Connections – Business In Africa Club

– Hi everyone, thank you so much for joining us today. We’re super excited to be speaking to prospective African students, and students in Africa. We are the Business in Africa Club, and home to many African students…

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How Brexit’s Leave and Remain alliances are shaping the election | FT

How Brexit’s Leave and Remain alliances are shaping the election | FT

OK, Election 2019. Plots, Pacts and Possibilities. Robert, we’ve got this great electoral fight coming on December the 12th. But already there are suspicions of what I suppose you might call a bit of ‘match fixing’ up front…

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NYU SSLD Fellowship 2014-2015 Overview

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I was up all night my brain was racing thinking about what I would do if I was in the classroom Can’t live in a world where I see injustice and not do anything about it I am…

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