Vol. 18 Iss. 41

Volume 18 Issue 41 - 10/15/2010

Green Light – A Million Chances: A New Online Model

Ever felt as though the weight of the world rested on your shoulders? It happens oftener than we’d like. The closed-in world created in part by our obsession with online media frequently makes us feel as though we’re operating in a vacuum. One area in which this is particularly discouraging is the environmental movement. It’s… Read more »

AUSU Update – Convocation 2010; AUSU Executive Election

Convocation 2010 AUSU wishes to congratulate this year’s graduates, whether attending Convocation in person or by distance. We wish you the best of luck in your future pursuits. You are an inspiration to all AU students! AUSU Executive Election AUSU has recently held its internal election for the Executive. We wish to congratulate Barbara Rielly… Read more »

From Where I Sit – Radio Days and Nights

For the past several days and until the rain stopped our harvest efforts, I was operating our John Deere 7720 combine. It is hydrostatic, which allows me to control my forward and backward movement without having to step on a clutch pedal and change gears. This is a blessing when operating the machine for 10… Read more »

Maghreb Voices – Binobin: Mektoub

Binobin: Mektoub November 2010 Musicians: Adlane DeFouad, Badr DeFouad, Val Valentine, Adam Borek, Yves Teslar, Didier Marty, Christophe Dutray, Gilles Pausanias, JP Melindji. Guest musicians: Manu Dibango, Thierry “Titi” Robin. Where Middle East Meets West and Dances to the Tune of Many Different Drums ?. . . Binobin . . . have at last found… Read more »

Did You Know? – iTunes U

Think iTunes is just a music store? Think again. The online content giant now also offers iTunes U, a fantastic resource that contains a wealth of free learning materials. Over 300 universities, including big-name schools like Oxford, Cambridge, and Yale, have created publicly accessible course materials in a wide variety of media. Video lectures, audiobooks,… Read more »

Click of the Wrist – Switched At Birth

As Halloween approaches, theatres fill with horror films and sinister events transpire on TV series. Currently appearing on a popular hit show is an instance of babies switched at birth, a creepy plot device That’s popped up in literature, television, and film for many years. But although It’s uncommon in the real world, it has… Read more »