Take an econometrics course

Environmental Economics

We just added an additional quantitative course to our majors. When students start complaining I'll point them here: The knock that liberal-arts graduates can have a tough time landing a first job is borne out by the data. Yet a new analysis of help-wanted postings for entry-level jobs suggests that those graduates can improve their job prospects markedly by acquiring a small level of proficiency in one of eight specific skill sets, such as social media or data analysis.

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Nina Teaching SF Writing Course at George Brown College FALL 2015

The Alien Next Door

I'm back at George Brown College, teaching my 12-week long writing course on how to write science fiction. The 12-week course starts SEPTEMBER 22 (TUESDAY) and runs until DECEMBER 8th. You can register for the course here: [link] georgebrown.ca/owa_prod/

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Nina Teaching SF Writing Course at George Brown College Spring 2015

The Alien Next Door

I''m back at George Brown College, teaching my 12-week long writing course on how to write science fiction. The course starts April and runs until June-end. You can register for the course here: [link] georgebrown.ca/owa_prod/

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Why Buying that Tempting Online Course isn’t going to Help us Live our Dreams.

Elephant Journal

meaningful work online business courses soulpreneur turn your passion into profit yogipreneurI know. They look so promising. The smiling, successful people behind them seem to know us so well. Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Work Featured Today b-school do what you love entrepreneur help others live your dream.

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Grow lettuce like astronauts at American Hydroponics course

Green Prophet

Next month in September from the 20 to 22 hydroponics supply store American Hydroponics ( click here for details ) is offering a two-day course to show how it’s done. Testimonial on the American Hydroponics course here: Click here to view the embedded video.

Sustainable, Online Green Courses for 2014

Green Prophet

I introduced Green Prophet readers to environmental e-learning and Laurie updated us with details on Mitx, Coursera and Udacity environmentalism courses in Februrary 2013. A new term has just begun with a wide selection courses related to environmentalism.

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Birding, Cool? But Of Course!

10,000 Birds

Just ask Felonious Jive, as Seagull Steve did in a wide-ranging interview on Bourbon, Bastards and Birds. If you are sensitive to curse words you shouldn’t click through and you should really get tougher. Just who is Felonious Jive? The coolest birder in the west, that’s who! Asides

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Boomers vs. Millennials: Will We stay the Course or Change It?

Elephant Journal

I suspect Millennials are getting fed up with baby boomers pushing their weight around. First came Brexit and now the impending U.S. Presidential election where neither candidate is millennial backed. But Trump? A millennial’s worst nightmare and, unfortunately, one that may come true.

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WATCH: Golf Course Workers Rescue Cactus-Covered Coyote


Read More The post WATCH: Golf Course Workers Rescue Cactus-Covered Coyote appeared first on Ecorazzi. While the mother coyote looked on, rescuers used pliers in multiple sizes to remove seven large clumps of cactus and 20-30 smaller ones.

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Coursera’s Free and Green Harvard, Princeton and Stanford University Courses

Green Prophet

Check out some of the excellent university courses offered free and on-line. This self-described ‘social entrepreneurship company” partners with top universities to offer free online courses, giving anyone anywhere access to world-class education. Got internet access?

Japan Is Building Solar Energy Plants On Abandoned Golf Courses


Faced with too many abandoned golf courses, Japan has now turned to transforming them into solar energy plants. Back in the 1980s, golf courses were huge in Japan. So huge that Read More The post Japan Is Building Solar Energy Plants On Abandoned Golf Courses appeared first on Ecorazzi.

GREAT CHRISTMAS IDEA: Gift an online gardening course – instantly

Green (Living) Review

A Christmas gift of a gardening course with some of the world’s best gardeners is just a click away as MyGardenSchool launches a unique online gift certificate A Christmas gift of a gardening course with some of the world’s best gardeners is just a click away MyGardenSchool, the world’s first online gardening school, has today launched gift certificates for each of its 23 online gardening courses, just in time for Christmas.

Yoga on a Horse, Of Course!

Elephant Journal

My horsemanship and training methods are based on a deep love for and ever-increasing knowledge of the horse as a sentient being. Arts & Culture Health & Wellness Yoga aware awareness calm Horse yoga horseback yoga horses mindful present

Crushes—a Crash Course.

Elephant Journal

I was the one who started the crush, without their knowledge and then blamed them when they didn’t magically know and reciprocate. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) crush heartache love relationships self love

We won't rest until every public official takes a benefit-cost analysis course

Environmental Economics

10 Buddhist Quotes on the Dissatisfied Human Mind.

Elephant Journal

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Red meat and heart failure? Of course.


Of course, a solid foundation in ethical veganism should always be a priority, and it always helps to drop some knowledge about how incredibly unhealthy animal products are to start that conversation!

Nina Munteanu Teaching Science Fiction Writing at George Brown College Toronto

The Alien Next Door

This fall I will be teaching a course on how to write science fiction at George Brown College in Toronto. The 12 week course that starts on Wednesday September 18th (6:15 to 9:15 pm) through to December 4th 2013 will focus on writing science fiction toward publication.

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How Do You Stop Greenwashing? Train Better Activists, Of Course

Green Prophet

We speak to the Lebanese eco-campaigner Wael Hmaidan about corporate funding of green organisations in the Middle East and finding solutions. In a previous post, I posed some questions about green groups in the Middle East receiving funding from not-so-green corporations.

Creating Science Fiction with Nina Munteanu at George Brown College

The Alien Next Door

I am again teaching my workshop-style course on how to write science fiction this fall at the St. Called "Creating Science Fiction" the 12-week course runs Wednesday nights from 6:15 to 9:15 starting September 17 through to December 3. What other courses would you like us to offer?

Five Divine Lessons from my Divorce.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Family Non New-Agey Spirituality A course in Miracles Divorce forgiveness learning to move on marriage separation spiritual lessons victim story Wayne Dyer you are not alone When I knew my marriage was ending, one of the hardest things to overcome was accepting that my.

2016 21

A Series of Sacred Books that will Forever Alter the Course of your Life.

Elephant Journal

Our Will is the feminine aspect in all of us and expresses as emotion, intuition, receptivity and desire. To whatever degree we have been denying our Will, we have had conditional love for ourselves, and so, also, for others. We do not then, have our full Heart presence.

Donald Trump Plans To Build Golf Course on Endangered Birds’ Habitat


Yes, of course he can and he is, because he is now resorting to bullying. It seems that the 65-year-old has proposed a $2 billion golf course development in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on a spot that also happens to be home to David Milne and his wife, where they have lived for the past 20 years.

2 Easy Steps to Inner Peace, Now.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Meditation Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) A course in Miracles breathe choose peace dirgha inner peace meditation mindfulness peace pranayamaI didn't always believe that I had the power to do this—to bring myself back from a state of anxiety, annoyance or inner chaos.

Essential Information about May’s “Void of Course Moon” Dates.

Elephant Journal

When Void of Course occurs, it can feel like everything has paused as the moon takes a cosmic break and moves on from the last aspect to a pl. Love Non New-Agey Spirituality Z ADMIN Love Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Alex Myles Astronomy moon void of course zodiac

Correcting course in Appalachia

10,000 Birds

We all know that songbirds migrate at night to avoid predators and take advantage of the calmer atmospheric conditions, but it’s still very easy for a bird that weighs little more than a third of an ounce to get blown off course.

Nina Munteanu Teaching How To Write Science Fiction at George Brown College

The Alien Next Door

Starting April 16th and every Wednesday after that until July 2nd, I will be teaching the course "Creating Science Fiction" at George Brown College in Toronto. Registration is open now for the course.

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Green wine? Of course…

Green Traveler Guides

Of course… 2 March 11 · 1 comment | Green Wine Summit | H arboring any lingering doubt that “green” is joining “red” and “white” as a wine category?

SafeMed Offers Course on Ballast Water and Invasive Species

Green Prophet

Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, the Palestinian Authority, Tunisia and Turkey were among the representatives at the SafeMed course on the environmental risk of ballast water last month. SafeMed’s course is a step in the right direction.

Environmental Health Courses Not In Best Medical Schools: New Study

Green Prophet

Out of the 25 universities surveyed – 10 in United States, 10 in Europe and five in Israel, only the clinical medicine program at Bar-Ilan University in Israel required a course related to environmental health. Air pollution is one of many environmental factors that impact public health.

Freakonomics » Taking a Course From Gary Becker

Environmental Economics

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 05/2005 « The only thing I ask is that you please not treat me like a celebrity | Main | Benefits and costs of EPAs mercury rule » March 16, 2011 Freakonomics » Taking a Course From Gary Becker Steven D.

An Earth Day Meditation to Heal and Empower.

Elephant Journal

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Shark Falls Out of Sky, Hits Golf Course, is Saved


A two-foot leopard shark is lucky to be alive after falling from the sky, hitting a golf course, and taken back to the ocean by staff. Read More The post Shark Falls Out of Sky, Hits Golf Course, is Saved appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals News Top News

He Cheated, I lost Everything—Now I’m Better than Ever.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Inspiring (Wow) Love Non New-Agey Spirituality cheating course in miracles Divorce gabby bernstein law of attraction rebirth self loveJobless and homeless at age 50, I knew I had some serious decisions to make. I could try to pick up where I had left off seven years earlier, or I could create a whole new life—one I had always wanted.

Weird animal news: shark falls on golf course


” at a Southern California golf course when a 2-foot-long shark dropped out of the sky and flopped around on the 12th tee. All My Relations Humor Spiritual Ecopsychology Charles Fort golf course humor nature news sharkAnd in today’s weird news… an osprey protest? SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (AP) AP) – Nobody yelled “Fore!”

Forget Golf Courses: Subdivisions Draw Residents With Farms

Green (Living) Review

When you picture a housing development in the suburbs, you might imagine golf courses, swimming pools, rows of identical houses. "Golf courses cost millions to build and maintain, and we''re kind of overbuilt on golf courses already," he says.

How Are You Telling Your Story? Part 1: Viewpoint

The Alien Next Door

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How One Question Altered my Course.

Elephant Journal

Sometimes we stay in the same lane of our journey because it seems easiest. Perhaps we've been told this is the fast lane or that this route will lead us quickly to our desired destination. No one told us.

Dare to Try This at Home? How the Staring Challenge Changed Me.

Elephant Journal

Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Love & Relationships For Children meditation exercise mindful parenting staring staring meditation yoga courseI sat cross legged in front of a lovely woman named Lori. She had a kind face and big brown eyes that I would call home for the next five minutes.

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How to be Happy Without Feeling Better.

Elephant Journal

Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks addiction consciousness course in miracles ego happiness illness joy psychotherapy recovery self spirituality This illogical happiness existed by itself, independent of what my body and normal sense of self were going through.

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