Mother’s decision pays off in UW-Madison’s American Culture and English Program

Mother’s decision pays off in UW-Madison’s American Culture and English Program

My name is Lichin Lin. I’m from Taiwan. My son is attending the American Culture and English course at UW-Madison. This is the first time my son to be here in American school. It is very important for him. It’s a very new experience for him to be here, to experience American style academic life. […]

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Irving Finkel | The Ark Before Noah: A Great Adventure

Irving Finkel | The Ark Before Noah: A Great Adventure

Well, thank you, Gil. It’s customary for people in this miserable position to say how glad I am to be here. And in my case, it’s literally true, because I haven’t been here since 1979, and I’m extremely glad to be here. It’s wonderful to discover that this thing, which has lived in my mind […]

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Gender and Sexuality: Applications in Society | UBCx on edX.org

Gender and Sexuality: Applications in Society | UBCx on edX.org

JANICE STEWART: How do we talk about gender and sexuality in a way that fosters respect and understanding and that gives us better tools to improve major systems of knowledge that affect us all, like health? Terms like gender identity are flooding the media. But with this increased visibility of diversity in gender and sexuality […]

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The Tale Of Two Robes | Julie Hogan | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Look at me. Study me. When you see me on this stage, who do you think I am? Why do you think that? And what does this say about you? I’m guessing that several ideas may have entered your consciousness when you gazed upon me. Let me […]

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SM Entertainment opens K-Pop multi-cultural complex SM타운 한복판에 복합문화공간 탄생

SM Entertainment opens K-Pop multi-cultural complex   SM타운 한복판에 복합문화공간 탄생

Are you a fan of K-Pop? If you are, you may be interested in visiting the place in this next report One of Korea′s largest talent agencies,… SM Entertainment, has just opened a multi-cultural complex, where you can get the ultimate “K-Pop experience.” You can even watch a hologram of your favorite artist singing and […]

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From the Last Supper to advertising: Giovanni Morale at TEDxMilano

From the Last Supper to advertising: Giovanni Morale at TEDxMilano

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Robert Deliman Let’s begin, we’ll start with the Last Supper, not too far from here. The refectory of Santa Maria delle Grazie, obviously, we won’t go into The Da Vinci Code nor the actual Last Supper but rather the imagery, that is, what the image is. I’ll illustrate the point by […]

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Fidget Spinner Trick Shots | Dude Perfect

Fidget Spinner Trick Shots | Dude Perfect

*Whir of bearings * Oh, she’s humming! She’s ready to let loose. This is the Spin Bender Shot. LETS GOOOO! Dude Perfect What’s up guys we’re Dude Perfect welcome to fidget spinner trick shots! Here we go! This is the Spinning Ninja Star sticker! Lets Go! Whooo! The Long Blue Weird One vs. The Dollar […]

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Cage football and the search for Russian football culture

Cage football and the search for Russian football culture

Why is it that Russia are so bad at football? Is something wrong with soccer itself or is it wrong with the system, which gets people into soccer? The good thing about this World Cup is that a lot of foreign people will come to Russia and they will come and see it isn’t bears […]

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Politics through the Eyes of the Artist in China from 1949-2017 – Hong Chun Zhang

Politics through the Eyes of the Artist in China from 1949-2017 – Hong Chun Zhang

First, I’d like to start with a remark in 1942, when Mao Zedong declared that “Art and literature should serve the people, that is, be readily comprehensible and morally salutory.” Later, when he was in power, he made artists part of the great propaganda machine for Chinese socialism and his own ideology. This is the […]

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