Innovative Teaching for Tomorrow’s Careers: Insights from Applied Data Science with...

By: Talia Kolodny, Partner Community Manager To continue our series highlighting Coursera’s Outstanding Educator Awards, we’re thrilled to feature Dr. Christopher Brooks, winner of the Outstanding Educator Award for Innovation. Read on to discover the innovative teaching strategies that Dr. Brooks uses in the Applied Data Science with Python Specialization. #1 Teaching globally, learning locally…

Transforming Lives with Basic Digital Skills: Insights from Excel Essentials for...

By: Talia Kolodny, Partner Community Manager To continue our series highlighting Coursera’s Outstanding Educator Awards, we would like to share the unique teaching strategies used by Dr. Yvonne Breyer and her team of expert instructors, Nicky Bull and Prashan Karunaratne. Dr. Breyer teaches the Excel Essentials for Business Specialization and together with her team, is…

CTO Sharpens Data Science Skills on Coursera

Tamir lives in Tel-Aviv, Israel, and is a developer and CTO at a startup. He used Coursera to help build practical skills and stay in the know on all things data science. Read his story: I’m the CTO of a startup called Invertex. We develop software and hardware for helping people confidently shop online for…

Breaking: Arsene Wenger finally steps down

By Nwafor Sunday Arsene Wenger, the manager that has managed Arsenal football club for over 21 years has finally agreed to step down on Friday. In his words, “After careful consideration and following discussions with the club, I feel it is the right time for me to step down at the end of the season,â€�…

Commodity Exchange MD wants right policies to boost non- oil...

Mrs Zaheera Baba-Ari, the Managing Director, Nigeria Commodity Exchange (NCX), has solicited for “the right policy initiativesâ€� aimed at boosting the country’s non-oil export earnings. Baba-Ari made the call in Abuja during her interaction with Synergos Regional Director for East Africa, Mr Abera Tola and Dr Demese Chanyalew, the General Manager of DeMar Ethio-Africa PLC, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She…

Perfidy and possibility, in Ryan Coogler’s ”Black Panther”

By J.K. Obatala In the closing moments of “Black Panther,â€� when the primary conflict is being resolved, a contingent of defeated male warriors fall on their knees, before a female general. black panther Everything that transpired previously—the fight scenes, the car chase, the cultural camouflage, the dialogue—was preparing the audience, mentally, for this moment. Technically,…