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The Kathryn W. and Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University seeks to foster comprehensive understanding and multidisciplinary study of Russia and the countries of Eurasia. Founded in 1948 as the Russian Research Center, the Davis Center sponsors a master's program, seminars and conferences, targeted research, fellowships, undergraduate and graduate student support, and an outreach program. The center's more than 300 affiliates come from Harvard Univer ...
 
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Do you have a curious mind? Do you sometimes daydream about having a PhD in literature, science, or history? Go inside the minds of PhDs at Harvard University with the Veritalk podcast. Veritalk is produced at Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. In each three-episode miniseries of Veritalk, you’ll hear how PhD students from different fields are trying to answer really big questions about the world.
 
Equipping you to successfully pursue the college of your dreams.I believe that the world needs every student to reach their full potential. College admittance shouldn't hold you back. I'm an educator and Harvard grad who has been in your shoes. I designed this podcast to accompany the Ivy League Challenge (my online course) to support my listeners. I've met with graduates, admissions officers, and professors to identify the criteria used to select candidates. I've crafted a road map for succ ...
 
Harvard University's SoundCloud channel shares audio content about life and learning that takes place here on campus and around the world. Harvard is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, Harvard has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candid ...
 
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Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

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Get ready to breakdown the most egregious perpetrator of jargon warfare in all of science: the title of an academic paper. Each episode, we will sit down with a researcher from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and talk about a recent paper, with the one and only goal of understanding the title.
 
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Harvard Graduate School of Education

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In the complex world of education, the Harvard EdCast keeps the focus simple: what makes a difference for learners, educators, parents, and our communities. The EdCast is a weekly podcast about the ideas that shape education, from early learning through college and career. We talk to teachers, researchers, policymakers, and leaders of schools and systems in the US and around the world — looking for positive approaches to the challenges and inequities in education. Through authentic conversat ...
 
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The Houghton75 podcast presents different voices and perspectives on Houghton Library in its seventy-fifth year. Throughout 2017, Harvard’s principal repository of rare books and manuscripts is celebrating its world-class collections of primary sources, and support of research and teaching over the last 75 years. The series kicks off with Harvard faculty members sharing their thoughts on the collection item they chose for the exhibition HIST 75H: A Masterclass on Houghton Library. The chosen ...
 
Peek inside the Berkman Center's Video Fishbowl: Conversations with leading cyber-scholars, entrepreneurs, activists, and policymakers as they explore the bleeding edge of the internet and technology, democracy, law, and society. (Also available as audio) From the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University
 
Led by Ricardo Hausmann, the Growth Lab at Harvard's Center for International Development works to understand the dynamics of growth and to translate those insights into more effective policymaking in developing countries. The Growth Lab places increased economic diversity and complexity at the center of the development story and uncovers how countries move into industries that offer increased productivity.
 
The CYBER5 is hosted by Landon Winkelvoss, Co-Founder at Nisos, and features cybersecurity and investigations industry leaders' thoughts and answers to five questions on one topic on actionable intelligence to enterprise revolving around third-party risk management, adversary research and attribution, digital executive protection, merger and acquisition diligence, brand protection, disinformation, and cyber threat intelligence.
 
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Markus Lloyd & Antwuan Malone

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A colorful Gospel-centered conversation on Race and Culture. Powered by his biblical reconciliation organization Threaded, Markus and his friend Antwuan provide a space where you can peek into multiethnic, passionate, authentic and potentially challenging conversations around race in Christianity and culture.
 
Introverts are adventurous. Introverts are funny. Introverts can be social…when we want to be! Join the conversation around one of the most misunderstood personality types to learn what makes us tick and why we are incredible to partner with at work, home and play. Check out HushLoudly: Introverts Redefined.
 
Continuous innovation is a key factor in successful businesses. Companies that thrive are ones that can reinvent themselves. In this show, Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, the 104th Chair of the American Institute of CPAs, and Tansy Brook, the Senior Director of ERP Innovation at Oracle, speak with forward-looking business leaders on how you can adapt, lead change, and promote a culture of innovation in your organization.
 
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Davin Sweeney

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As a college admissions counselor, I think “The Crush” sums up the way most people feel about the college admissions process and the college experience itself. High school students fall into a deep infatuation with a potential future alma mater, maybe even many, and work themselves into ulcerous, sleepless fits trying to find a way to get noticed and give them a chance. And then there’s the other kind of crush....the physical weight of it all. The pressure of expectations for yourself, your ...
 
I’m an electrical engineer who enjoys listening to and sharing stories of ordinarily extraordinary women that work in STEM fields. The women featured on these episodes work in different STEM fields, are at different phases in their careers, and bring their unique perspectives and stories. I am endlessly fascinated by what these women do, how they have navigated their careers, balanced families, and why they made the career choices they did. Most STEM fields are dominated by men which makes f ...
 
Steve Hsu is a Professor of Theoretical Physics and Computational Mathematics, Science, and Engineering at Michigan State University. Join him for wide-ranging conversations with leading writers, scientists, technologists, academics, entrepreneurs, investors, and more.
 
The Asian Review of Books is the only dedicated pan-Asian book review publication. Widely quoted, referenced, republished by leading publications in Asian and beyond and with an archive of more than two thousand book reviews, the ARB also features long-format essays by leading Asian writers and thinkers, excerpts from newly-published books and reviews of arts and culture. Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/asian-review
 
'Commemorating Partition and Civil Wars in Ireland, 2020-2023' is a project run by Dr Marie Coleman and Dr Dominic Bryan at Queen's University Belfast. The project, which is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, examines approaches to the upcoming centenary of the partition of Ireland and is one of a number of funded research projects being undertaken at Queen's University Belfast linked to the commemoration of the Irish 'decade of centenaries'. Speakers at 'Commemorating Parti ...
 
Whether it's health, job advice, social advice, or just plain old inspiration, life is a never-ending self-improvement quest... Each episode will energize you in one way or another. We go inside the minds of some of the most brilliant and successful people in order to mine the gems they've made throughout their lifetimes.
 
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Wen, Aiyu, Luojun

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Niche is a podcast hosted by three women ecologists. This is where we discuss climate change, ecology, academia, our own observation of this beautiful planet and our shared human experience. As Chinese living in North America, this is also our journey searching for a niche of in-betweenness in a polarizing world.
 
Hear from Harvard graduates, Olympiad medalists, charity founders, science fair winners, college admission experts and more. We get their practical tips and advice so you can do the same. This podcast is powered by Crimson Education - visit crimsoneducation.org to learn how to apply to the world’s top universities and create your own extraordinary extracurriculars.
 
America feels divided. From the most salient questions about our national identity and place in the world, to fundamental concerns about technology, religion, the economy, and public policy, Intelligence Squared U.S. is here to help. A respite from polarized discussions, we bring together the smartest minds to debate and dissect issues in depth, restoring civility and bringing intelligence to the public square in the process.
 
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42 Wolfsburg

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42x is the podcast of 42 Wolfsburg. 42 Wolfsburg is a full-time programming education where you start from absolute scratch and graduate as a highly qualified junior developer in one year or as a highly qualified software engineer in three years! In this cast, members of our 42 team discuss topics such as educational innovation, new mobility, or software development of the future with experts from academia and practice.
 
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Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. A new ranking of business schools is out, and University of Chicago is tied with Harvard for the number two spot. The rankings for best MBA programs are part of Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2022-23 Best B-Schools report. U of C’s Booth School of Business jumped two spots…
 
Dr. Danny Yamashiro - Chaplain at Harvard University - is our guest at Courageous Leadership with Virginia Prodan Podcast Dr. Danny Yamashiro is a chaplain at Harvard University, talk show host, author, non-profit leader, speaker, and researcher (on American presidents). At 18, he survived falling 400 feet from a cliff in Hawaii that resulted in br…
 
Sustainability has been a hot topic for decades. Until recently, it hasn’t really been considered the responsibility of CIO and CFOs. But through digital transformation and access to the accelerating amount of data within organizations, IT and Finance are positioned to become powerful players in the quest to save our world. In this episode, Tansy B…
 
Business Analysis and Valuation Course Professor Andrew Sandoe, Harvard University April 7, 2020 (00:00:00) - Introduction (00:04:35) - Purchase of Stonetrust Insurance (00:8:24) - Insurance Business Model (00:11:00) - Sale of Stonetrust Insurance (00:22:42) - Valuing an Insurance company (00:25:07) - Being a harsh grader (00:30:35) - Circle of Com…
 
Earlier this month, U.S. President Joe Biden signed the CHIPS and Science Act, a bill purportedly meant to revive U.S. dominance in research and development. “We used to rank number one in the world in research and development; now we rank number nine,” Biden said at the signing ceremony. “China was number eight decades ago; now they are number two…
 
Segment 1: John Bever, Financial Advisor, Phase 3 Advisory Services, joins guest hosts Steve & Johnnie to talk about the significant market drop, why the rapid rise in interest rates is causing the uncertainty, and when we might see a turnaround. Segment 2: Sarah Freishtat, Chicago Tribune Reporter covering transportation, joins Steve & Johnnie to …
 
If you’re a grad student facing the ugly reality of finding a tenure-track job, you could easily be forgiven for thinking about a career change. However, if you’ve spent the last several years working on a PhD, or if you’re a faculty member whose career has basically consisted of higher ed, switching isn’t so easy. PhD holders are mostly trained to…
 
Distinguished Speaker Series Applied Fundamental Analysis & Worldly Value investing Professor Arvind Navaratnam (00:00:00) - Introduction (00:02:08) - Thou shall not skim off the top (00:04:06) - Thou shall not have an investing team (00:05:15) - Thou shall accept that thou shall be wrong at least 1/3 of the time (00:07:02) - Thou shall look for hi…
 
Ramesh Damani (Chairman of Avenue Supermarts) and Mohnish Pabrai’s Q&A session with Millennium Mams.’ Millennium Mams' is a Kolkata-based non-profit organization dedicated to empowering women through financial literacy. (00:00:00) - Introduction (00:09:32) - Economic recovery post-Pandemic (00:15:30) - My Heroes in Life (00:23:28) - Learnings from …
 
Amazon has come a long way since online book sales. In fact, when it comes to revenue, Jeff Bezos’ creation is the world’s biggest internet-based company. But what makes the "everything store" so ubiquitous? In large part, it’s the small and medium-sized businesses that use the platform to sell their goods. This year, more than 1.9 million of these…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. A new report says Illinois gambling revenue has hit a new high. The report from the Illinois Commission on Government Forecasting & Accountability says state gambling revenue hit nearly $1.9 billion as of June 30. That’s an increase of nearly 39% over 2021 and nearly…
 
Segment 1: Faron Daugs, CFP, Founder and CEO, Harrison Wallace Financial Group, joins Steve & Johnnie to discuss what the Fed raising interest rates again means for you and your wallet. Segment 2: Joan E. Solsman, Senior Reporter, CNET, chats with Steve & Johnnie about a variety of tech stories including more political spam coming to your Gmail inb…
 
Think economics is the "dismal science" with abstract formulas that have no impact on life as it is actually lived? Think again. In The Economists' Hour: False Prophets, Free Markets, and the Fracture of Society (Little Brown, 2019), Binyamin Appelbaum--former correspondent and now an editorial board member of the New York Times--brings to life how…
 
Was Weimar doomed from the outset? In November 1918: The German Revolution (Oxford University Press, 2020), Robert Gerwarth argues that this is the wrong question to ask. Forget 1929 and 1933, the collapse of Imperial Germany began as a velvet revolution where optimism was as common as pessimism. A masterful synthesis told through diaries and memor…
 
Professor Anuroop Duggal’s Value Investing Class Columbia Business School Columbia University (00:00:00) - Introduction (00:03:37) - Laws of investing (00:06:16) - Following Warren Buffett (00:07:26) - Finding long term compounders (00:8:55) - Early-stage businesses (00:13:45) - 10 bagger business ideas (00:17:21) - Copart: From Junk to Gold (00:27…
 
In episode 82 of The Cyber5, we are joined by guest moderator and senior intelligence analyst for Nisos, Valerie Gallimore, and CEO of BGH Security, Tennisha Martin. In this episode, we discuss the challenges and opportunities of promoting and enabling diversity and inclusion in cyber security. Key Takeaways: Showing Impact for Diversity and Inclus…
 
Rob Henderson grew up in foster homes in California, joined the Air Force at 17, attended Yale on the G.I. Bill, and is currently a Gates Fellow at Cambridge University (UK). He is an acute observer of American society and has coined the term Luxury Beliefs to describe ideas and opinions that confer status on the rich at very little cost, while tak…
 
A young sake bar owner, Yusuke Shimoki, arrives on the doorstep of Hannah Kirshner’s Brooklyn apartment “with a suitcase full of Ishikawa sake,” in Hannah’s words. That visit sparked a years-long connection between Hannah and the rural Japanese community of Yamanaka, a home for artisans and artists, hunters and farmers, and other ordinary Japanese …
 
Welcome to The Academic Life! In this episode you’ll hear about: The hard work of balancing academics and sports when you attend college on an athletic scholarship. Kyle’s original dream for his life after college, and where he is now. Why you need someone to have your back, and who that person has been in Kyle’s life for the last five years. How p…
 
Welcome to The Academic Life! In this episode you’ll hear about: The hard work of balancing academics and sports when you attend college on an athletic scholarship. Kyle’s original dream for his life after college, and where he is now. Why you need someone to have your back, and who that person has been in Kyle’s life for the last five years. How p…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. The City of Chicago is about to announce a new round of incentives to encourage developers to create at least 1,000 new residential units in the Loop. Crain’s says the proposal will be announced next week by Mayor Lightfoot. The new initiative will use tax-increment …
 
Nationally syndicated financial columnist and author Terry Savage joins John to talk about what we can expect from the Fed announcement later today, how the markets might react, the likelihood we see a sharp, economic slowdown, and why it’s a good time to buy U.S. Treasury Bills. And as always, Terry answers all of your financial questions. Update,…
 
The Meddlers: Sovereignty, Empire, and the Birth of Global Economic Governance (Harvard University Press, 2022) presents a pioneering history that traces the origins of global economic governance—and the political conflicts it generates—to the aftermath of World War I. International economic institutions like the International Monetary Fund and Wor…
 
German ambitions to transform Southwest Africa in the early part of the twentieth century were futile and resulted in the widespread death and suffering of indigenous populations. For years colonists wrestled ocean waters, desert landscapes, and widespread aridity as they tried to reach inland in their effort to turn outwardly barren lands into a p…
 
Segment 1: Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, joins John to discuss the impact that crime in Chicago is having on business. Segment 2: Philippe Weiss, President, Seyfarth at Work, talks to John about what companies need to look out for if they are going to be hiring temporary employees. Segment 3: Dennis Rodkin, residential real estate…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. A 15-story apartment building is in the works for a site near the Lincoln Yards development on Chicago’s north side. Crain’s reports developer Sterling Bay wants to construct a 359-unit building adjacent to Lincoln Yards. It would be at 2031 N. Kingsbury on the easte…
 
At the turn of the twentieth century, depictions of the colonized world were prevalent throughout the German metropole. Tobacco advertisements catered to the erotic gaze of imperial enthusiasts with images of Ovaherero girls, and youth magazines allowed children to escape into "exotic domains" where their imaginations could wander freely. While rac…
 
Capitalism in Chaos: How the Business Elites of Europe Prospered in the Era of the Great War (Cornell UP, 2022) explores an often-overlooked consequence and paradox of the First World War—the prosperity of business elites and bankers in service of the war effort during the destruction of capital and wealth by belligerent armies. This study of busin…
 
Segment 1: Ilyce Glink, owner of Think Glink Media and Best Money Moves, joins John to talk about the Federal Reserve likely raising rates in an effort to cool down the high cost of living, if the Fed is playing catch-up right now, Americans carrying a near-record level of credit card debt, and mortgage rates hitting 6% last week for the first time…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. A natural gas plant in Will County has won a court order that will allow it to keep operating despite a new law limiting emissions from fossil fuel plants. J-Power USA’s Elwood Energy is one of Illinois’ largest natural gas power plants. The order bars the Illinois E…
 
Why do some scholars sacrifice truth and logic to political ideology and peer acceptance? With courage and intellectual integrity, queer scholar-activist Corinne Blackmer stages a pointed critique of scholars whose anti-Israel bias pervades their activism as well as their academic work. In contrast to the posturing that characterizes her colleagues…
 
Try This: Research Methods for Writers (CSU Open Press, 2022) explores interdisciplinary research methods employed in research in writing studies but rarely drawn upon in undergraduate courses. This shifts writing instruction from a model of knowledge delivery and solitary research to a pedagogy of knowledge-making and an acknowledgment of research…
 
Have you ever been in such a hurry to get something done, that in your need for speed you make mistakes that cost you time, and the task ends up taking longer than if you hadn't sped up? Often moving quickly slows you down, because if that urgent desire to achieve comes at the expense of critical fundamentals, then you'll develop the wrong habits, …
 
Virginia Prodan - A Socialist dissident - has a message for America! America is at a critical crossroads. Our freedom is under attack. But we can stop Socialism spreading in America. Virginia Prodan is an International Human Rights Attorney who fought against Socialism in Romania; a Sought-after International Keynote Speaker, a Published Author at …
 
Segment 1: Nationally syndicated financial columnist and author Terry Savage joins John to talk about why it’s important to prepare for a possible recession, and what you should be doing to protect yourself. And as always, Terry answers all of your financial questions. Segment 2: Chloe Reaumond, Founder, Bestowal, tells John about her gift giving s…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. Robotic personal delivery vehicles could soon be delivering more restaurant meals and groceries on and near the University of Illinois campus in Chicago. A city council committee has given the green light for expansion of the robotic delivery pilot program. Also, a c…
 
For nearly three-quarters of a century, Queen Elizabeth II sat on high as Britain’s monarch. With her death, however, new momentum is building that questions the future of the British Crown. Several former British colonies, including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Jamaica, have debated severing ties, while Republican campaigners in Britain now…
 
Segment 1: Jason Turner, Chief Investment Strategist for Wintrust Wealth Management, joins John to talk about the good and bad news about retail sales rising slightly, the markets struggling to recover from inflation data being released earlier this week, and what we can expect from the markets when interest rates tick up again. Segment 2: Joan E. …
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. McDonald’s is expanding its downtown Chicago headquarters. The company has announced plans to move its innovation center from Romeoville in 2023 and bring up to 120 suburban employees to the West Loop. The center will focus on creating restaurant solutions and techno…
 
Welcome to The Academic Life! In this episode you’ll hear about: Why a humanities degree actually opens many career paths. The importance of curiosity. The contingency crisis in higher ed. How we can re-evaluate “academic success.” Advice for students and faculty. Our guest is: Dr. Katina Rogers, the author of Putting the Humanities PhD to Work: Th…
 
The hardest part of research isn't answering a question. It's knowing what to do before you know what your question is. Where Research Begins: Choosing a Research Project That Matters to You (and the World) (University of Chicago Press, 2022) tackles the two challenges every researcher faces with every new project: How do I find a compelling proble…
 
The hardest part of research isn't answering a question. It's knowing what to do before you know what your question is. Where Research Begins: Choosing a Research Project That Matters to You (and the World) (University of Chicago Press, 2022) tackles the two challenges every researcher faces with every new project: How do I find a compelling proble…
 
Welcome to The Academic Life! In this episode you’ll hear about: Why a humanities degree actually opens many career paths. The importance of curiosity. The contingency crisis in higher ed. How we can re-evaluate “academic success.” Advice for students and faculty. Our guest is: Dr. Katina Rogers, the author of Putting the Humanities PhD to Work: Th…
 
Segment 1: Michael Miller, Associate Professor of Economics at DePaul University, joins John to talk about why the market fell so much after yesterday’s inflation report, what the Fed raising rates again will mean for the economy, and if he believes inflation will begin to fall. Segment 2: Dale Buss, veteran financial journalist and founder and exe…
 
Steve Grzanich has the business news of the day with the Wintrust Business Minute. University of Chicago Medicine has announced plans to acquire a portion of AdventHealth to expand care and services in the western suburbs. The proposed affiliation would give the hospital a controlling interest in AdventHealth’s Great Lakes region, including hospita…
 
In episode 81 of The Cyber5, we are joined by the Head of Insider Threat at Uber and CEO of Vaillance Group, Shawnee Delaney. In this episode, we provide an overview of different functions within an insider threat program. We also discuss the support open source intelligence provides to such programs and how to change company culture to care about …
 
Kelly Shalkelford with First Liberty Institute - our quest at Courageous Leadership with Virginia Prodan Kelly J. Shackelford, Esq. is President and Chief Executive Officer of First Liberty Institute. Mr. Shackelford is a constitutional scholar who has argued before the United States Supreme Court, testified before the U.S. House and Senate and has…
 
In today’s episode of How To Be Wrong we welcome Dr. Steven Dick, retired Chief Historian at NASA and one of the leading historians of space exploration. Our conversation ranges from Steve’s experiences having his initial dissertation proposal rejected as not focusing on a “legitimate” topic (the history of thinking about extraterrestrials) to his …
 
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