Category: Education

Katz Selects Arjang Assad

The University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business has turned to an existing dean to succeed its current leader John Delaney. The university today (April 8) named Arjang A. Assad, who for the past seven years had

Peter Norvig: The 100,000-student classroom

Lipstick in schools funny

Lipstick in schools According to a news report, a certain private school in Washington was recently faced with a unique problem. A number of 12-year-old girls were beginning to use lipstick and would put it on in the bathroom. That

Nietzsche in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern

Spinoza in 90 Minutes

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ستاره فرمانفرمایان، مادر مددکاری اجتماعی ایران، درگذشت

ستّاره فرمانفرمایان، پایه گذار “مدرسه عالی مددکاری اجتماعی تهران” و معروف به مادر مددکاری اجتماعی ایران، در آمریکا درگذشت. خانم فرمانفرمایان در سال ۱۲۹۹ شمسی در شیراز به دنیا آمد. پدرش شاهزاده عبدالحسین میرزا فرمانفرما از شخصیت های بانفوذ قاجار

Harvard and MIT launch edX to offer free online classes

The first official set of edX courses will be announced this summer, and will begin in the fall. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Always wanted to take a Harvard class? Soon you’ll be able to do so from the comfort of