Tag: education

As COVID Dampens Art-History Job Prospects, Yale University Decides Not to Accept New Graduate Students to the Department in 2021

In a sign of the struggles facing institutions of higher education and students alike, Yale University has announced that it will be accepting no new graduate students to its department of art history for fall 2021. “In order to ensure that the…
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Meow Wolf’s Santa Fe Workers Want to Unionize, But the Company Says Its Immersive Art Wonderland ‘Works Best Without a Union’

Employees at Meow Wolf, the Santa Fe entertainment company that creates immersive art-type installation spaces, have formed a union. The Meow Wolf Workers Collective, as the group is called, announced plans to align with the Communications Workers of America, which represents telecommunications,…
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Covid case could mean entire year group out of school

A single confirmed case of coronavirus in a school in England, could mean sending home an entire year group, according to new government guidance. It says a confirmed case could mean all the pupils in the same “bubble” having to…
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Queensland CANCELS SCHOOLIES as Annastacia Palaszczuk brings in a raft of new coronavirus measures – Daily Mail

Schoolies is CANCELLED for the first time ever as Queensland brings in a raft of extreme new coronavirus measures – despite the state recording just THREE new cases Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has cancelled Schoolies for the first time ever Queensland recorded…
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The Student Debt Crisis

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What are the consequences of misleading statistics? | Lilit Tarverdyan | TEDxAUA

Do you believe every statistics that’s being reported? In this talk, Lilit explores how fake statistics deceive us and lead to misleading conclusions. She suggests ways we can use to resist falling under the influence of false information and avoiding…
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Русский язык. Живой или мертвый? | Вика Сказка | TEDxSolnechnyOstrov

Замечали, что многие люди неправильно произносят слова и при этом живут совершенно спокойно, отмахиваясь по привычке: “А какая разница?” Вам же каждое такое слово режет слух, как гвоздём по металлу… Поздравляем, вы не одиноки! Вика Сказка — блогер и борец…
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When everyone topped math : SIMPLEST strategies to counter math-phobia. | Satyam Mishra | TEDxMAIT

The ‘fear of math’ literally affects millions of students across the world, to an extent that the fear is even considered ‘normal’ at times and sometimes blamed on the subject. Sharing the SIMPLEST of ideas that have worked for kids…
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Cómo triunfar del fracaso | DJ King Arthur | TEDxYouth@Santurce

La vida de Arthur es una de auto-descubrimiento llena de éxitos, aprendiendo del fracaso y lleno de altibajos. Él crea su propio camino siguiendo su creatividad e intuición y nunca acepta un no como respuesta. En pocas palabras, desde ser…
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Somos un “Iceberg” | Franklin Gómez | TEDxYouth@Santurce

Franklin Gómez es un “Iceberg”. De echo, él argumenta que todos somos un “iceberg” porque nuestro potencial esta ahí, pero no se ve a plena vista. En esta charla, el comparte su experiencia cuando niño, de cómo llegar a pensar…
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Puerto Rico me hincha el corazón | Jesús Omar “Boricuazo” Rivera Dávila | TEDxYouth@Santurce

Se presenta y comparte la evidencia que hemos buscado, encontrado, corroborado, confirmado y recopilado que demuestre la grandeza de Puerto Rico y de los puertorriqueños en todos los temas positivos de interés humano a nivel mundial; para dejar claro fuera…
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Una fuerza de la naturaleza | Tania Rosario-Méndez | TEDxYouth@Santurce

¿Donde radica la capacidad de ser, de hacer, de estar? En conversaciones con diversas mujeres, Tania encontró algunas claves útiles para descifrar misterios de la vida: las relaciones humanas, la producción de conocimiento, la reconstrucción de una memoria colectiva, la…
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La luz de a’lante es la que alumbra: la marcha del sol | Arturo Massol-Deyá | TEDxYouth@Santurce

Se presentará la visión y construcción de un futuro de autosuficiencia energética responsable con el Planeta con fuentes limpias y renovables mientras se rompe el modelo de la dependencia de combustibles fósiles que provocan cambio climático. La voluntad para alcanzar…
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Addicted to growth – GDP as a hallmark of the Anthropocene | Richard Waters | TEDxDurhamUniversity

Richard Waters has been involved in environmental campaigning for many years. He has written articles, led projects and delivered talks on a variety of environmental consequences of growth and sheds light on humanity’s intractable addiction to growth at all costs.…
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Enough with Economic Growth: an alternative to GDP | Alice Lassman | TEDxDurhamUniversity

Alice Lassman is a second year Durham University student studying Geography, Laidlaw Scholar in Economics and Indigo prize winner. Her talk, centered around why economic indicators need to change, based itself on how society needs to work towards collaborative nations’…
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Even our Least Needs Our Best | Caleb Ndaka | TEDxParklands

“Have we lost sight of what we really need as a nation in the wake of the digital era?” Underserved​ communities need more. Caleb shares his experience with children in rural Kenya “Caleb Ndaka is a co-founder and programs lead…
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Buddhism and mindfulness | Olaf Kievit | TEDxSotoSchool

A talk about the origins of Mindfulness in Buddhism, and the development and use of secular Mindfulness in everyday life. Olaf Kievit has a PhD in Chemistry, teaches Chemistry, Physics, and Mindfulness, and has over 15 years of meditation experience.…
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White Priviledge, a silent epidemic | Jamie Perkins | TEDxSotoSchool

A grey area in today’s society that needs to be more widely spoken about. Something that has not been talked about from his perspective, therefore, wants to be a voice that is worth listening to on white privilege Jamie Perkins…
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Being the owner of your own thoughts | Jaime Antón | TEDxSotoSchool

How can you be in control and manage effectively your negative thoughts and feelings? The speaker has a deep interest in the given topic as he is aware of the significance and importance of giving guidance on how to manage…
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