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360 in 180 – Part 19: Falling for Athens – History and Challenges Christian Students Face in Greece

360 in 180 – Part 19: Falling for Athens – History and Challenges Christian Students Face in Greece

– During my travels to document how Christian students keep their faith at secular universities around the world, I went to Greece, which a local campus ministry leader told me is only 0.2% evangelical. 80-90% of Greece’s population identifies as Orthodox Christians, but local evangelicals told me that these stats might reflect cultural traditions more …

UConn Town Hall – March 18, 2020

UConn Town Hall – March 18, 2020

Good morning everyone and thank you to everyone from the UConn community near and far who are who are joining us for this second virtual town hall to answer questions on the University’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. As we did in the first, the goal is to share up to information as we have …

Webster University Thailand History & Facts

Webster University Thailand History & Facts

Webster University was founded on the principle of providing a higher education to those who might not be fortunate enough to obtain one. This tradition of providing higher education and inspiration has spread globally, starting from the U.S., to Europe, to Asia. Today, Webster University operates as a private non-profit, accredited University offering undergraduate and …

School Beat: American History Traveling Museum

The question I had to ask myself, why am I not taught anything positive about the African part of my names? Hi, my name is Delbert Richardson. I’m an ethno-museum-ologist, second generation storyteller of the unspoken truths. Well behind me is what I call the American History Travel Museum of the Unspoken Truths. The museum …

On the Same Page 2013: The Dawn of the Computer Age

On the Same Page 2013: The Dawn of the Computer Age

On the Same Page is a program that is for the whole campus… It’s completely different every year. The main selection criterion for the deans in choosing the subject is intellectual impact. So that makes it fun. This year’s book is called Turing’s Cathedral, a history of the early days of digital electronic computing. I …

Crash Course Big History #5: The Evolutionary Epic

Crash Course Big History #5: The Evolutionary Epic

Hi, I’m John Green. Welcome to Crash Course Big History. Today we’re going to be traversing the evolutionary epic– the great story of magnificent beasts, terrifying predators, quite a lot of extinctions, and countless varieties of evolutionary forms. It’s the ultimate epic– millions upon millions of species playing out a drama that has so far …

S. Korea to impose 3-step monitoring on all international students entering from China

S. Korea to impose 3-step monitoring on all international students entering from China

South Korea will soon start implementing a three-step monitoring system for all international students entering from China the Education Ministry announced to plan on Wednesday after a meeting with local universities it said it’ll apply to some 70,000 students but it’s not clear exactly when it’ll start in the first step all international students and …