Archive for December 18th, 2010

December 18th, 2010 - 12:52 pm § in Misc.

Video Venue: Allegro non Tropo

Spoof of Fantasia.  To the music of Bolero. added to Video Venue by Rhapsody History of life starting with a bottle of Coca Cola Allegro Non Troppo is a 1976 Italian animated film directed by Bruno Bozzetto. Featuring six pieces of classical music, the film is a parody of Disney‘s Fantasia, t[...]

December 18th, 2010 - 9:44 am § in Misc.

A letter to my students

Michael O’Hare, professor of public policy | 8/24/10 | from Berkeley Blog Welcome to Berkeley, probably still the best public university in the world. Meet your classmates, the best group of partners you can find anywhere. The percentages for grades on exams, papers, etc. in my courses always [...]

December 18th, 2010 - 12:01 am § in Schools & Colleges

From the UK to UC, Same Bad News

The  University of California Regents are voting on a plan for more out-of-state students, fully online classes and three-year undergraduate degrees. A Berkeley Prof Comments: From Berkeley Blog Rosemary Joyce, anthropology prof | 12/9/10 I am writing this blog post from London, where today, studen[...]