Published on Mar 6, 2015Budget cuts and the financial crisis have taken their toll on the national conservatoire in Lisbon. Crumbling ceilings, problems with humidity and leaks have caused teachers to hold their classes in a new location - on the street.
Over the past few months I’ve been sharing a series of posts on the 7 Principles of the Future Employee and the Evolution of the Employee. This was followed by the 10 Principles of the Future Manager followed by the Evolution of the Manager. Today I want to introduce the 14 Principles of the Future …
“Nothing quite captures the essence of a city like its street food... and by "captures the essence," we mean captures our appetites. Behold, this mouthwatering street food guide from the folks at Wimdu that prepares us for traveling thro...”
"The cost of higher education is drowning students in debt, but college degrees are increasingly important in careers. Massive open online courses (MOOCs), offering free to low-cost online college classes, might have the solution for students. But how MOOCs might change traditional higher education and post-secondary credentials is less clear."
“With it being winter in South Africa at the moment, one pot cooking is suddenly sexy again. Gone are the fancy prawns and Salmon dishes, in come the oxtails and potjies (stews) and hearty soups. So...”
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Parents are being warned to stop using spray sunscreens on children following an FDA investigation into potential inhalation risks. Consumer Reports health editor Trisha Calvo explains on Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero.
There's good reason chia seeds have been on everyone's minds these days. These tiny seeds are high in protein, fiber, calcium, antioxidants, and omega-3s, but there is a right and wrong way to eat them, and one man recently learned the hard way."
In one patient case study, one man experienced intense dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing, after ingesting a tablespoon of dry chia seeds and chasing it with water. One of the reasons chia seeds are touted for weight loss is because they expand multiple times their size in water and help you feel full for longer. However, taking down a dry tablespoon and chasing it back with H2O is not going to lead to a comfortable experience, since they don't have time to reach your stomach to expand.
Since its first publication, 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' has held a powerful grip on the collective imagination. Author Amanda Craig explores how Carroll's surreal, subversive story changed the way we see children's books forever
All those who enjoy living the city, walking around, and don't really care about spending much time sitting down to have a meal, will be glad to know that street food has now become a trend in a lot of Italian towns. Many Italians remember with fondness early morning stops at food stalls after a night out clubbing, each peddler selling panini outside strategic places: hot sandwiches and fresh pizza slices consumed standing up or in the car, watching the sunrise with friends, and looking forward to a sunday spent in bed.Today, street food seems to be living a second youth: it has become, all of a sudden, en vogue. It is a time saver during the week, when work or school may take up much of the day; it often represents an alternative to conventional meals and can be a pleasant change from routine. It is also cheap, a great characteristic in these days of crisis. [...]
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“Each week, Yahoo Travel pits rival cities against each other to determine once and for all which destination is the best. This week, our challengers are two Scotland destinations: Glasgow and Edinburgh.”
“What people eat for breakfast in other countries offers an fascinating perspective into their culture and traditions. So let´s go on a gastronomy tour and see what “strange” things people around the globe can stomach early in the morning”
Join Diana as she walks you through the built-in accessibility features of the iPad and demonstrates the apps live for you to view and follow along. You will see the features of the apps, along with the gestures and how to use the apps. Learn realistic implementation methods to use immediately with students.
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