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Hear directly from men and women who have been awarded Nobel prizes.

    Voices of the Pacific with Nobel Laureate Elisabeth Holland - 2018 Keeling Lecture

    Voices of the Pacific with Nobel Laureate Elisabeth Holland - 2018 Keeling Lecture

    The 2018 David Keeling Memorial Lecture hosts Dr. Elisabeth Holland, Professor of Climate Change and Director of the Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development at the University of the South Pacific. Dr. Holland is an internationally recognized scientist and 2007 Nobel Laureate for her work on climate change issues. Among other topics, Dr. Holland speaks on the importance of listening to the Voices of the Pacific when considering climate change and its impacts - a direct reflection of her work weaving together science, policy and traditional knowledge towards a sustainable, resilient future for Pacific communities. Series: "Jeffrey B. Graham Perspectives on Ocean Science Lecture Series" [Science] [Show ID: 33489]

    • 47 min
    Work Toward a Happy World - Dalai Lama at UC San Diego Commencement

    Work Toward a Happy World - Dalai Lama at UC San Diego Commencement

    The 14th Dalai Lama, a 1989 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and the spiritual leader of Tibet, delivered the keynote address at UC San Diego’s 2017 commencement ceremony. His talk centered on the power of compassion and finding happiness in life. He urged the graduates to use their knowledge to better the world in peaceful ways.
    [Humanities] [Education] [Show ID: 32815]

    • 4 min
    The Value of Education Ethics and Compassion for the Well-Being of Self and Others - Dalai Lama

    The Value of Education Ethics and Compassion for the Well-Being of Self and Others - Dalai Lama

    His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, becoming the first Nobel laureate to be recognized for his concern for global environmental problems. This keynote address from the UC San Diego’s 2017 commencement ceremony centers on the power of compassion and finding happiness in life. He urges the graduates to use their knowledge to better the world in peaceful ways.
    Series: "Dalai Lama" [Humanities] [Education] [Show ID: 32607]

    • 20 min
    An Evening with the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman

    An Evening with the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Tawakkol Karman

    2011 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman is the first Yemeni, the first Arab woman and the second Muslim woman to win a Nobel Prize. A human rights activist, journalist and politician, she was dubbed the “Mother of the Revolution” for her key role in the Arab Spring, during which she was imprisoned numerous times. An advocate for education, social equality and responsible investment as means to counteract poverty and oppression, Karman offers hopeful solutions to uphold the democratic spirit across the globe. Series: "Ethics, Religion and Public Life: Walter H. Capps Center Series" [Public Affairs] [Show ID: 32452]

    • 55 min
    Embracing the Beauty of Diversity in Our World - His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

    Embracing the Beauty of Diversity in Our World - His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

    His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, becoming the first Nobel laureate to be recognized for his concern for global environmental problems. He addressed an audience at UC San Diego focusing on love and kindness among humanity. He urged compassion and sharing each other's problems as one human family to overcome the distance and violence in the world. Series: "Dalai Lama" [Public Affairs] [Humanities] [Show ID: 32364]

    • 1 hr 6 min
    UC San Diego Commencement 2017 with The Dalai Lama

    UC San Diego Commencement 2017 with The Dalai Lama

    The 14th Dalai Lama, a 1989 Nobel Peace Prize laureate and the spiritual leader of Tibet, delivered the keynote address at UC San Diego’s 2017 commencement ceremony. His talk centered on the power of compassion and finding happiness in life. He urged the graduates to use their knowledge to better the world in peaceful ways.
    Series: "Dalai Lama" [Humanities] [Education] [Show ID: 31993]

    • 1 hr 22 min

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