– Traditional college-going students go to college to find themselves. Because I was a first-generation student, I didn’t have that mentality. Teachers College gave me the opportunity to learn more about myself, and to learn more about who I want to be. It has been a very reflective journey. I experience a lack of mentorship
Hey guys! So today we will be talking about admission interviews to universities and before we dive in I would like to start with a little story of mine. You know when I was applying for my master’s degree in the business school I had not only to pass IELTS GMAT and finance and management
[Background Music ] Welcome to Ask GAO Live.>>Good afternoon, and welcome to Ask GAO Live, the Government Accountability Office’s live-streaming video program. Thank you so much for taking the time to tune in and join us today. My name is Sarah Kaczmarek, I’m in our Office of Public Affairs. I’m joined today by a new
Translator: Kristaps Kadiķis Reviewer: Ilze Garda (Piano music) Okay, enough of that. Hi, it’s a pleasure to be here. I’m going to talk about investment decision. I’m going to talk about the choice. What is the single most important investment decision in your life? Audience: (Unclear) Daniels Pavļuts: Maybe. My answer – education. An investment
More than 8 million of you watched these two brothers get accepted into their dream colleges. Take a look at this. Wait, wait, wait. Back up. Yeah, you up there. Or not. Their story is even more incredible. From Opelousas, Louisiana, please welcome Alex and Aryton Little. OK, who’s Alex? Who’s Aryton? Alex. I’m Aryton.
So I’ve got something that I’m slightly embarrassed to admit to. At the age of 17, as a creationist, I decided to go to university to study evolution so that I could destroy it. (Laughter) I failed. I failed so spectacularly that I’m now an evolutionary biologist. (Applause) So I’m a paleoanthropologist, I’m a National
– You’ve said that the meaning of life is to win. If you look five years into the future, what does winning look like? – So… There’s a lot of, I can go into like technical depth to what I mean by that, to win. It may not mean, I was criticized for that in
Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Denise RQ You probably don’t realize that right now, you’re actually looking at something quite rare. Because I am a millennial computer scientist book author standing on a TEDx stage, and yet, I’ve never had a social media account. How this happened was actually somewhat random. Social media first
Hi I am Dr Mike Evans and Ill start todays visual lecture with a question. Did you know 1/3 of world’s children never reach their full potential? Ill talk about the science behind this, but before I do I just want you to imagine for a moment – what if we could unlock this potential?
BARACK OBAMA: The U.S has the most durable economy in the world. HILLARY CLINTON: I don’t think President Obama gets the credit he deserves for digging us out of the ditch that the republicans dropped us into. DONALD TRUMP: We have other countries basically sucking away our money, sucking away our jobs. BERNIE SANDERS: Anyone