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Akademik Berbudaya Cemerlang

1. Kewujudan institusi Universiti terletak kepada iltizam warga madani sesebuah negara meraikan budaya akademik – pencarian, penjanaan dan penyampaian ilmu pada tahap tinggi. Budaya akademik terserlah apabila wujud komuniti ilmuwan (sarjana) yang terus menerus menyelidik dan meneroka ufuk ilmu. 635 more words

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Salaries and mission

Frank Bruni has an opinion piece in the New York Times applauding Gregory Fenves, president of the University of Texas at Austin, for rejecting a million dollar salary offer as too much.   374 more words


If I won the lottery

What they say is true: you can’t win the lottery if you don’t buy a ticket. I bought a lottery ticket once to use as a visual device for a lesson at church; we were talking about coveting and about contentment. 1,486 more words

Review: "Dumbing Us Down" by John Taylor Gatto

This book will change your life. Plain and simple. It’s actually not a book at all. It’s a collection of essays and each essay is just a speech the author gave at one point or another. 479 more words


Robot Employment Act

As I mentioned  in the previous post, I’ve been working on increasing the amount of online content in my introductory biostatistics course; this is part my plan to convert the course into a hybrid course, one which is at least 50% online. 11 more words


UT President Bill Powers: "Remind yourself that it's all worth it"

On June 2nd, Bill Powers will end his tenure as president of the University of Texas.

During his nine years as the leader of the university, Powers helped the school to reform the undergraduate experience; elevate graduation rates, increase student body diversity, expand online education, create the Dell Medical School, grow its research programs and successfully reach a fundraising goal of over $3 billion, the largest in Texas history. 1,107 more words


Kingston University best choice if you want to start your own business

Do you want to start your own business after graduating?

Kingston University might be your best option?

According to HESA Survey Kingston University has produced more start-up companies than any other UK university five years running. 131 more words

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