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TEDxPioneerValley - Ginetta Candelario - Teaching and Learning (In)Justice
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Ginetta Candelario, Associate Professor of Sociology and Latin American & Latina/o at Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, describes her talk this way: "Over half a century ago, U.S. Sociologist C. Wright Mills coined the term "sociological imagination" to capture a core precept of Sociology: that the life of an individual is both the prod... Read more

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- -: TEDxPioneerValley - Ginetta Candelario - Teaching and Learning (In)Justice

February 24, 2012 (about 2 years ago)

Ginetta Candelario, Associate Professor of Sociology and Latin American & Latina/o at Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, describes her talk this way: "Over half a century ago, U.S. Sociologist C. Wright Mills coined the term "sociological imagination" to capture a core precept of Sociolog...

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- -: TEDxIrie -Professor Carolyn Cooper - A Speck of Greatness: Repositioning Brand Jamaica.

April 11, 2011 (about 3 years ago)

Professor Carolyn Cooper is a Jamaican author and literary scholar who has written extensively on cultural politics in Caribbean literature and popular culture - particularly reggae and dancehall music. She is the author of two books - Noises in the Blood: Orality, Gender and the 'Vulgar' Body of...

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- -: TEDxIrie - Kaiton Williams - The Impact of Technology on Jamaican Culture

April 12, 2011 (about 3 years ago)

Kaiton Williams is a Ph.D. student in Cornell's Information Science program and a senior engineer at Microsoft. He's also an occasional photographer, sporadic tweeter, forever failed blogger, and frequent flyer. He has been an instructor, a web designer, and a software developer for Goldman Sachs...

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- -: TEDxUWI-Omar Mohammed- Climate Change, Nexus of Innovation

May 19, 2011 (almost 3 years ago)

Omar describes how the Caribbean can use the challenge of Climate Change to further innovation.

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- -: TEDxUWI-Brandon O'Brien- Compassion as 21st Century Enlightenment

May 19, 2011 (almost 3 years ago)

Brandon O'Brien outlines how compassion can be used to border the differences between society and push towards a new unity.

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- -: Ellen Singing in the Rain

January 4, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

While Ellen, Portia and their family were on their holiday in the Caribbean, they weren't going to let a little rain dampen their attitude!

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- -: Ellen's Boat Song

January 4, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

While on vacation, Ellen and her family wrote a song about their boat -- and how it compared to some of the others nearby.

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- -: Ellen's Stupid Vacation

January 5, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

While enjoying her holiday vacation, Ellen ran out of ways to describe the beauty of the scenery -- so she chose another word.

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- -: What Happens to Cuba after Castro?

October 27, 2006 (over 7 years ago)

Complete program at: http://fora.tv/fora/showthread.php?t=413 Author and scholar on Latin American government Mark Falcoff discusses possible scenarios for the future of Cuba following the death of Fidel Castro. ----- Join the Transatlantic Institute to participate in a round table discussion ...

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- -: President Obama Meets with President Fernández

July 12, 2010 (almost 4 years ago)

President Obama and President Leonel Fernández of the Dominican Republic speak to the media after meeting in the Oval Office. July 12, 2010.

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