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Pro Vice Chancellor Brigid Heywood discusses the foundations on which The Open University research is based with a focus on an interdisciplinary approach and the importance of collaboration with other higher education colleagues in the UK and internationally. Brigid also looks at the School of Excellence's collaboration with NASA and The Open University's global connections.
 
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In October 1868 Charles Dickens farewell tour began but had to be cut short on account of his failing health. Free learning from The Open University: History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=4387 #Audience #CharlesDickens #Health #FarewellTour…
 
We look at how in 1867 Charles Dickens embarked on an exhausting 19 week tour of America as one of the world's first 'celebrity authors'. Free learning from The Open University: History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=4387The Open University
 
How Dickens began his professional career reading for his own profit initiating a new and brilliant phase in his career. Free learning from The Open University: History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=4387The Open University
 
Dickens first love wasn't writing, it was acting. In this programme we look at Dickens love of acting and the theatre Free learning from The Open University: History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=4387The Open University
 
How Dickens started his reading career with A Christmas Carol - a reading he did for charity - in Birmingham Town Hall. Free learning from The Open University: History of reading: An introduction to reading in the past http://openlearn.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=4387The Open University
 
On the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Cape Matapan, 89 year old codebreaker Mavis Batey talks to Bletchley Park trustee and author of 'Station X', Michael Smith, about her time at Bletchley Park during World War 2. http://www.bletchleypark.org.uk/The Open University
 
Can a human being kick a football into orbit? Gemma Bessant asks this and other less barmy football-related questions to John Zarnecki, Professor of Space Science at The Open University, member of the UK Space Agency leadership Council, and football fanatic. Professor Zarnecki is so keen on the game that he saw all but one of England’s “euphoric” 1…
 
Prime Ministers have tremendous power and since Margaret Thatcher politics has become all about strong leaders. Over the past 100 years, only two British Prime Ministers have left Number 10 entirely voluntarily; the electorate has booted most of them out. So why do PM’s so rarely leave the job or office on their own terms?…
 
Politicians have to appeal to many different interests and a good performance – one that looks good, sounds good and is convincing can be crucial to convey that appeal. Oscar winning Actor Glenda Jackson believes all the world is a stage for today’s political leaders. So do politicians have any choice but to be performers on a stage?…
 
The 2010 degree ceremony programme kicked off in Brighton earlier this month and saw Martin Bean inaugurated as Vice-Chancellor of The Open University. Speaking at the ceremony at The Dome in Brighton, Chancellor of the OU Lord David Puttnam inaugurated Martin Bean as Vice-Chancellor of the OU, and invited marshals to robe him in the official gown …
 
Pro Vice Chancellor Brigid Heywood discusses the foundations on which The Open University research is based and how this research is fundamental for the vision of the future.The Open University
 
Open University academics Dr Joe Smith and Dr Stephen Peake discuss the question: "Would holding meetings on Climate Change in say, The Maldives or Bangladesh, rather than trendy, chic watering holes in the Northern hemisphere bring about a greater sense of urgency and action by the World Leaders?"The Open University
 
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