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The data behind Hollywood's sexism | Stacy Smith

Where are all the women and girls in film? Social scientist Stacy Smith analyzes how the media underrepresents and portrays women — and the potentially destructive effects those portrayals have on viewers. 31 altre parole


The Marshmallow Challenge

A long time back when the world was younger and I was in Business school, I did the Marshmellow challenge. The marshmallow challenge is one wherein you are given a bunch of sticks, thread, cello tape and you must build a structure the top of which must hold a marshmallow. 56 altre parole

Random Thoughts

Dig Deep or Just Go with It?

Spouting simple answers has always come natural to me. I am on a remedial path now.

Journalist and self-described, “Industrious Optimist,” Lara Setrakian used this cartoon illustration in her TedTalk about improving the “adult education” that comes from news reporting, away from fear and simplicity toward the wholeness (or integrity) of complex truths. 84 altre parole


ICYMI: Ted Talk Rachel Botsman - We've stopped trusting institutions and started trusting strangers

In Case You Missed It:

On February 7, 2017, the Atlantic Cape Community College campuses screened Rachel Botsman’s Ted Talk “We’ve stopped trusting institutions and started trusting strangers.” 137 altre parole

Community College

A few ways to fix an ailing government | Charity Wayua

Charity Wayua put her skills as a cancer researcher to use on an unlikely patient: the government of her native Kenya. She shares how she helped her government drastically improve its process for opening up new businesses, a crucial part of economic health and growth, leading to new investments and a World Bank recognition as a top reformer. 7 altre parole