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Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story (Q&A Session)
Question and Answer session that followed the "Sala's Gift" presentation.
12/6/2006
12m:34s
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Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story
Dr. Kirschner’s career has been a rich mix of the academic and business world and of traditional and nontraditional media. She is the University Dean of the Macaulay Honors College of the City Univers ... (more)
12/6/2006
52m:04s
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The Art of Chemistry and the Chemistry of Art
Dr. Karimi earned his Ph.D. in organic chemistry at the Graduate Center of The City University of New York, preceded with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry earned from Long Island University. He is a s ... (more)
3/29/2006
59m:46s
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A Campaign for Educational Equity
Dr. Arthur Levine President, Teachers College, Columbia University Dr. Levine received his bachelor’s degree from Brandeis University and his Ph.D. from State University of New York at Buffalo. ... (more)
12/7/2005
39m:47s
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Globalization, Clash of Civilizations, and the Post 9/11 World
Dr. Caf Dowlah, Assistant Professor Social Sciences Department, QCC Dr. Dowlah, who recently joined Queensborough’s Social Sciences faculty, brings to his post an impressive, multicultural bac ... (more)
3/23/2005
01h: 06m:46s
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Leaves of Grass, Still Growing After 150 Years
Billy Collins is the author of five books of poetry. His poetry has appeared in anthologies, textbooks, and a variety of periodicals including Poetry, The American Poetry Review, The American Scholar, ... (more)
11/3/2004
56m:14s
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From Regis Philbin to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: The Problem of Meaning in Music
Dr. Kutnowski is a contemporary composer with firm roots in the tonal idiom. In his works, references to the musical past are often embedded within folk materials of his native country, Argentina. His ... (more)
3/24/2004
46m:54s
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Multinational Queens: People and Politics
Dr. Mollenkopf, who is also director of the Center for Urban Research at the CUNY Graduate Center and coordinator of the interdisciplinary concentration in public policy and urban studies, has authore ... (more)
10/22/2003
01h: 03m:10s
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Positively Fascinating History of Negative Numbers
Dr. Patricia R. Allaire, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, QCC Dr. Allaire is currently the Secretary of the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathem ... (more)
4/9/2003
57m:13s
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If I Had Stayed in Salonika" (Si io stava en Salanik): The Holocaust and its Precursors in Sephardic History and Literature
Dr. Mirrer has published widely on language, literature, medieval studies, and women’s studies. Her most recent book is Women, Jews, and Muslims in the Texts of Reconquest Castile, a “deconstruction” ... (more)
10/23/2002
34m:59s
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