• Bryan Stevenson delivers keynote for 2018 NYU Law JD Convocation
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    Bryan Stevenson delivers keynote for 2018 NYU Law JD Convocation

    [Announcer] We now welcome our keynote speaker, Professor Bryan Stevenson, clinical professor of law at NYU School of Law and founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative. [Bryan Stevenson] Thank you so much. What a great thrill for me to be here with you today. I’ve had the privilege from time to time to give a commencement address, but it’s a special day for me to provide a commitments, a commencement to the students that I’ve had the great privilege of being in the classroom with at the university I’ve been honored to work at for the last 20 years. It is a great honor for me to…

  • Law School Diploma and Hooding Ceremony, 530th Convocation
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    Law School Diploma and Hooding Ceremony, 530th Convocation

    [MUSIC PLAYING] THOMAS J. MILES: Good morning. Be seated. Members of the class of 2017, family, friends, welcome to the 19th annual hooding ceremony of the University of Chicago Law School. [APPLAUSE] Today’s a day for celebration. You, the class of 2017, have accomplished a great deal. Not long ago, you came to the law school, and had your first class. You may remember approaching that first class with a sense of excitement, curiosity, even maybe a little bit of anxiety. And in that first class, or shortly thereafter, you may have encountered a nephew, who had given up alcohol, tobacco, swearing cards, and billiards. You may have encountered a…

  • Education at St. Petersburg College
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    Education at St. Petersburg College

    It takes love and dedication to become a role model, but to turn it into a career, takes passion. With a bachelor of science in Education degree from St. Petersburg College, you’ll gain the skillset to teach any grade level, K-through-12, in a variety of settings. At half of the cost of state-universities, SPC offers a quality education that you can afford. Start your bachelor’s, and fuel your passion for teaching. Together, with SPC.

  • 2015 Criminal Justice Thesis Show
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    2015 Criminal Justice Thesis Show

    [music plays throughout] [many people speaking] [Joanna Amirault] This is the poster session for the Criminal Justice degree students. They’ve been working on, uh, thesis projects that they started in September. And today is, sort of, a culmination of all the work that they’ve been doing throughout the course of the year. [Aaron] My project is on the, uh, perils of, uh, texting and walking. So what me and my two other group members did was we conducted two, uh, separate methodologies. [Katie] We decided to do child sex tourism because there’s a lot of ethical issues surrounding it. And, you know, we know a lot about human trafficking, we…

  • Laurentian student advocates for preferred name policy
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    Laurentian student advocates for preferred name policy

    My name is Victoria Lacroix, I am studying computer science and I expect to graduate in October of 2018 As a result of me having started using the name Victoria pretty early on in my transition A bit earlier than I was expecting I hadn’t legally changed my name to Victoria at that point Yet everyone I know within my program and just on campus in general knew me exclusively by the name Victoria Which is a problem when you have class lists and D2L and everything else listing a different name But personally I came into contact with Pride @ Laurentian several years ago and organized a meeting with…

  • How to Earn A College Degree in High School
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    How to Earn A College Degree in High School

    I wanted to talk a little bit about Montgomery College in a very general way so I wanted you to know that Montgomery College is the largest educational institution in the entire state of Maryland we serve about 54,000 students every single year and what that means is that we serve more students than the University of Maryland we serve more students than any other four-year institution in the state Montgomery College is the only Community College that has a hospital and it’s in the country I’m sorry Montgomery College is the only Community College in the entire country that houses its own Hospital well it doesn’t actually belong to…

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    Professors on Teaching at Bucks County Community College

    A great teacher is someone who is kind, and compassionate and caring. Who truly loves not just the subject but the students, and loves being in the classroom environment. Loves being able to help people out, walk them through things. To present the information well, as well as staying on top of the technological advances. What I enjoy about teaching at Bucks County Community College is being inspired by the students, especially when they’re going through the learning process and when the lightbulb goes on when they get to actually explore and make that discovery and where the learning is moved from just learning to becoming knowledge. I love when…

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    Phoenix man earns degree after many careers

    RDABLE AND ASSESSABLE TO ALL ARIZONANS. HE ACKNOWLEDGES THE SCHOOLS HAVE SEEN SOME BIG BUDGET CUTS COME UP BUT THEY REMAIN THAT IS MARTIN RIOS. HE HAS PASSION AND HE IS DETERMINED. ABOVE ALL, HE HAS A SUCCESS STORY THAT WILL INSPIRE YOU. WANTED ONE MORE THING. HE WANTED A DEGREE .>>I WAS DETERMINED. I HAD A GOAL SET AND I WANTED TO DO IT .>>HIS INSPIRATIONA UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX AND AT 50 YEARS OLD HAS HIS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT. RIOS IS STILL INVIGORATED ALLIT.>>HE NEVER GAVE UP EVEN THOUGH IT TOOK HIM MORE THAN 20

  • Commencement 2016
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    Commencement 2016

    Our final selection of the day will be a Disney medley. So feel free to sing along if you know the songs. [BELL] [MUSIC – “A WHOLE NEW WORLD”] [MUSIC – “COLORS OF THE WIND”] [MUSIC – “UNDER THE SEA”] [MUSIC PLAYING] [MUSIC PLAYING] [MUSIC – “CAN YOU FEEL THE LOVE TONIGHT?”] [MUSIC – “PART OF YOUR WORLD”] [APPLAUSE] That concludes our prelude concert. OK, and I thank you for listening and being a wonderful audience. We’re going to get ready for the graduates and the Oli to happen very shortly. So Aldo Garcia will be sharing “Twilight” on guitar. [GUITAR STRINGS] [MUSIC – “TWILIGHT”] [APPLAUSE] Good afternoon, and welcome…