Posts Tagged ‘Yale’

Yale Musical College Recruiting Video

Monday, March 1st, 2010

An introduction to undergraduate life at Yale College. The project was an independent collaboration between Yale undergraduates and recent alumni working in the admissions office. Found at YouTube from YaleCampus via Julio Ojeda-Zapata.

Lecture: J. D. Salinger, Franny & Zooey

Saturday, January 30th, 2010

In this lecture on J. D. Salinger’s Franny and Zooey, Professor Hungerford presents her argument about religion in the novel as an example to students of how to construct a sound literary critical paper using evidence from the text. Found at YouTube from YaleCourses.

Intro To Political Philosophy – Socratic Citizenship: Plato’s Apology

Monday, June 15th, 2009

The lecture begins with an explanation of why Plato’s Apology is the best introductory text to the study of political philosophy. The focus remains on the Apology as a symbol for the violation of free expression, with Socrates justifying his way of life as a philosopher and defending the utility of philosophy for political life.

Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses Web site. Found at YouTube from yalecourses.