The story of Icarus is pretty well-known: boy goes out, gets caught up in what he’s doing, doesn’t listen to parent’s warning, and gets in hot water (well, hot wax and cold water, but let’s not be nit-picky), the typical teenage mishap. 1,691 more words
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Randy Pausch, a professor at the Carnegie Mellon University, coauthored this book with the journalist Jeffrey Zaslow.
He gave a lecture titled ‘The Last Lecture-Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams’, after he was diagnosed with a terminal medical condition, in September 2007. 396 more words
Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch gave a lecture on Time Management at the University of Virginia in November 2007. Randy Pausch — http://www.randypausch.com — is a virtual reality pioneer, human-computer interaction researcher, co-founder of Carnegie Mellon’s Entertainment Technology Center — … 41 more words