Bonas and Beyond

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This will be the podcast of the Bonas and Beyond program. We will be starting in September 2015 when a group of Haitian Students will come to St. Bonaventure for 2+ weeks. This podcast will begin with the 2015 Bonas and Beyond Program (2+ weeks) on the St. Bonaventure University Campus.

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https://media.zencast.fm/bonas-and-beyond
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This will be the podcast of the Bonas and Beyond program. We will be starting in September 2015 when a group of Haitian Students will come to St. Bonaventure for 2+ weeks. This podcast will begin with the 2015 Bonas and Beyond Program (2+ weeks) on the St. Bonaventure University Campus.
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2018-08-14 21:58
last episode published
2016-05-06 21:28
publication frequency
12.18 days
Contributors
jim mahar and others author  
Bonas School of Business and BonaResponds owner  
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Number of Episodes
24
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Education Higher Education Language Courses Government & Organizations Non-Profit

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Episodes

Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors
6.05.2016

A talk with Raoul Junior Lorfils

Raoul is a student and reporter from Haiti. I had the wonderful opportunity to speak with him on the Haiti political situation, the economy, life in the border region along the Dominican Republic, as well as what can be done to make life better in the ...
jim mahar and others author
24.03.2016

Don Swanz from his class on Property Rights and importance of legal and economic institutions

Don Swanz is a lawyer and a law professor at St. Bonaventure University. During the #BonasandBeyond program in October of 2015, he gave this lecture. (translation by Djemson Jeudy)He discuses the importance of property rights, trade agreements, the WTO...
jim mahar and others author
22.03.2016

Bryan McCannon's Poverty and Microfinance presentation

Bryan McCannon presented on poverty and micro loans at St. Bonaventure University. While his talk focused on Uganda, the themes play well in many poorer nations around the globe.I apologize for the poor quality of the recording. I recorded it on my pho...
jim mahar and others author
18.03.2016

Interview with Zachary Rodriguez

Zachary Rodriguez of Embrace it Africa and a MBA student at St. Bonaventure University talks about the importance of economics, about microloans, development and more in this interesting interview.===Embrace it Africa:http://www.embraceitafrica.org/===...
jim mahar and others author
17.03.2016

Week 2: Online Economics

Opportunity costs are at the heart of this lesson and most of economics. Opportunity costs are based on the idea that you cannot do two things at once. For instance, the cost of working is the leisure time foregone.Put in a more famous way--you cannot ...
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8.03.2016

Class audio for lesson 1 and 2

A very brief look at what is economics and capitalism. the notes to accompany this are at :https://docs.google.com/document/d/1I2DES9iV9Zixkz5s9j3S-aGr2u7Q4kWtQCwc92bXPyQ/pubandhttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1XeU6KLrypMq_Vg_rudW9AhDPT3hXFTHUpZcJF6A...
jim mahar and others author
8.03.2016

What technology will we be using in class?

We will be using 4 main types of technology for the course:Trello (http://trello.com) https://helpified.com/paths/using-trello-for-student-projectsGoogle Drive https://helpified.com/paths/introduction-to-google-drive-and-google-office-applicationHelpif...
jim mahar and others author
8.03.2016

Welcome to #BonasandBeyond's Economic Foundation class!

Here is an overview of the class.In the audio, I describe what the class will be like, the need to participate, how the class will not be about memorization, how we will learn about economics and the Mankiw's 10 Principles of Economics.
jim mahar and others author
8.03.2016

Who is Jim Mahar?

I teach finance at St. Bonaventure University and am the leader and founder of BonaResponds. I am also the co-founder/VicePresident of HaitiScholarships.orgHere is my SBU page: http://www.sbu.edu/about-sbu/people-of-sbu/faculty-profiles/mahar-james (ou...
jim mahar and others author
8.10.2015

Environmental Science-DON'T BURN PLASTIC-by Jerry Godbout

Burning plastics is a problem in Haiti. Chemistry professor Jerry Godbout lays out why you should not burn plastic(NOTE: I only recorded 45 min of the lecture because my HD was full)
jim mahar and others author
8.10.2015

Economics: Supply and Demand, elasticities, and govt intervention

Mid way through I ran out of storage space. But it was a lively discussion and I think a really good class. .
jim mahar and others author
3.10.2015

Part 2 of the Chapin Living Waters irrigation presentation

Here is the second part of Doug Carlson's irrigation kit presentation where he has the participants put together a kit, answers questions, and more(Part 1 is much more audio friendly!)http://www.chapinlivingwaters.org/
jim mahar and others author
3.10.2015

Irrigation Kit Presentation by Doug from Chapin Living Waters (part 1)

Part 1 (of A wonderful presentation on the use of small drip irrigation systems by Doug (and Nancy) Carlson of Chapin Living Waters.A home run! No, a grand slam home run.http://www.chapinlivingwaters.org/
jim mahar and others author
2.10.2015

Political Science class 2

The second political science class covered immigration in the US and the world. It also mentioned current US politics and difficulties in getting US citizenship.
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

Presentation at the Olean Public Library (Part 2)

The second part of the Bonas and Beyond presentation at the library.Haitian Culture, Haitian Food, Discussions of deforestation, charcoal, orphanages, garden programs, and the Q&A section.Sorry it is out of order, I messed up--Jim) but it is well w...
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

Environmental Science #1

SBU Chemistry Professor Jerry Godbout teaches on various sources of energy. Conclusion: burning stuff is bad and we will likely eventually run out, but no single solution to our energy needs.
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

The Political science class #1

BonasandBeyond students attend Mary Rose Kubal's political scince lecture on immigration in the Walsh Aud on Tuesday.
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

First class on Economics

Well this was fun! It worked perfectly. We spoke of the law of one price and transaction costs. And showed why the law should hold if no transaction costs existed, the law of one price should hold.Good class! Help in Peterson Board Room on SBU campus.
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

First class on cloud Computing, Google Docs, and Trello

Very good first class! We spoke of the need to be scalable, cloud computing, Google Drive/Docs, and Trello. They even asked for homework!
jim mahar and others author
1.10.2015

Bonas and Beyond present at the Olean Public Library

First of two parts of the Bonas and Beyond presentation at the Olean Public Library on history, geography, culture, food, and how we can help deal with the issues facing the people of Haiti.
jim mahar and others author
25.09.2015

University Welcome to our Haitian friends

A great talk by our Haitian friends and also by those from SBU
jim mahar and others author
25.09.2015

Kicking off the 2015 Bonas and Beyond Program

The first night welcome to the participants who are attending the 2015 Bonas and Beyond event. The participants introduce themselves. (we'd love you to introduce yourself by emailing us at BonaResponds@Gmail.com THANKS! .
jim mahar and others author
25.09.2015

introductions

the introductions of those at kickoff
jim mahar and others author
31.07.2015

Introduction to Bonas and Beyond

Bonas and Beyond is a new program that is designed to make the world better through education and cultural exchange. It will be open to people everywhere. It kicks off with offering a series of classes and cultural exchange programs for 20 Haitians tha...
jim mahar and others author