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Notre Dame’s Madden strives to turn culture shock into success

SOUTH BEND — Kurt Hinish in June tried to tell 24-year-old incoming transfer offensive guard Cain Madden how his world was about to change. Hinish’s other captain and Madden’s new Notre Dame teammate, defensive end Myron Tagoavailoa-Amosa, echoed those sentiments. Many times. Madden — a sixth-grade senior with All-America credentials at his old school, Marshall […]

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Kate and William went into ‘culture shock’ while visiting Derry

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been thrown into ‘culture shock’ in Derry as they test out an initiative to welcome international students. illiam and Kate were quizzed on the pronunciation of Irish names and learned some of the town’s colloquialisms that became world famous thanks to the hit TV show Derry Girls. The […]

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William and Kate try a ‘culture shock’ event and handle a tarantula while visiting college

J he Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been thrown into ‘culture shock’ in Londonderry as they test out an initiative to welcome international students. William and Kate were quizzed on the pronunciation of Irish names and learned some of the town’s colloquialisms that became world famous thanks to the hit TV series Derry Girls. […]

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Cultural music production, The Jive Culture Shock, returns for a second season

The massively popular and uniquely Capetonian musical production with Cape Minstrels & Malay Choirs, THE JIVE CULTURE SHOCK, returns for another season of dance and performance, online – in association with Jive and YMA Consulting. Performed and filmed at the Artscape Theater under strict Covid-19 protocols, THE JIVE CULTURE SHOCK musical production will stream online […]

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British Culture Secretary says Beninese bronzes stolen in Nigeria ‘properly reside’ in British Museum

In a recent interview with Keme Nzerem of Channel 4 NewsUK Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said the Benin bronzes “properly resided in the British Museum”. The UK Culture Secretary’s comments stand in stark contrast to those of Germany’s Culture Minister Monika Gruetters, regarding the stolen Benin Bronzes. Gruetters said the Benin bronzes were a key […]

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As season draws to a close, Rangers culture shock process comes to an end – The Athletic

There are four stages of culture shock, they will tell you if you move abroad or to an area of ​​your own country that is very different from yours. Regardless of the length of your visit, sabbatical, or move, these stages tend to split at least somewhat evenly into thirds over your time in a […]

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Gareth Ainsworth: from Crazy Gang to founding the Wycombe Cultural Club

Gareth Ainsworth grabs his guitar. The Wycombe manager’s instrument is a constant presence in his Adams Park office, so his appearance an hour after our interview is likely late. Jurgen Klopp may preach a ‘rock and roll football’ philosophy, but Ainsworth takes the term a bit more literally. The Wanderers boss’s passion for music is […]

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Brutalist tower demolished after new culture secretary orders it to be delisted

The 1950s Dorman Long Tower was given a last-minute reprieve last week, after it was added to England’s National Heritage List on the recommendation of Historic England. The listing decision came shortly after the planning permission for its demolition was approved. However, it was almost immediately canceled by the new Secretary of State. Historic England […]

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British Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries makes London Tech Week debut

New British Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries gave the opening speech at the London Tech Week conference on Monday with the promise of “stable digital regulation”. Dorries, whose full official title is Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, has said she will deliver on the UK government’s digital regulation ambitions set out in […]

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Thomas Tuchel advises Saul Niguez to deal with the culture shock of Premier League life

Thomas Tuchel has advised Saul Niguez to manage his culture shock in the Premier League and thrive at Chelsea. On-loan Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul was substituted at half-time on his difficult debut for the Blues as Chelsea edged Aston Villa 3-0 at Stamford Bridge. The 26-year-old failed to hit the game or find his rhythm, […]

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Derby County: Culture Secretary pledges action to stop football clubs going bankrupt as Wayne Rooney’s side face points deduction | Political news

Nadine Dorries, the new culture and sport secretary, has vowed to ‘take action’ to prevent more football clubs going bankrupt after Derby County became the latest to run into financial trouble. She was responding to comments from Sky Sports commentator Gary Neville, who called on her to appoint an independent regulator to ‘stop this’. On […]

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Sir Elton John calls for urgent meeting with new Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries over visa rules

Sir Elton John calls for urgent meeting with new Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries over post-Brexit visa rules which have hit musicians trying to tour the EU The rock singer is pushing for the relaxation of the rules that came into force in 2021 They do not guarantee visa-free travel for block musicians He argues it […]

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Historic tower faces demolition as new Culture Secretary withdraws list status

NOT New Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries removed the status as a listed industrial monument, allowing it to be demolished after campaigners believed it had been saved. Just a week after Historic England granted Teesside Dorman Long Tower Grade II status, it was withdrawn on appeal, meaning the 1955 concrete structure can be flattened. Tees Valley […]

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BBC’s Tim Davie on pursuing reform and engaging with new Culture Secretary – Deadline

BBC chief executive Tim Davie said the broadcaster needed “a really serious dialogue with the government” amid the replacement of Nadine Dorries by Oliver Dowden as Britain’s new culture secretary. Dorries has been a vocal critic of the BBC in the past. In 2018 she tweeted that the broadcaster was “a biased left-wing organization that […]

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TikTok shares culture shock after moving from New York to Texas

Priscilla Aguire September 16, 2021Updated: September 16, 2021 12:58 p.m. We don’t drive friendly in Texas. Marco Bicci / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm There really is no place like Texas. As another Texas explainer hits the internet (this time from the Washington Post), a New Yorker’s experience in the Lone Star State has gone viral as she […]

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Music and entertainment world reacts to Nadine Dorries becoming culture secretary

The music and entertainment world has reacted to Nadine Dorries becoming the UK’s new Culture Secretary. READ MORE: ‘It’s going to be devastating’ – here’s how Brexit will screw up UK artists on tour As part of Boris Johnson’s significant cabinet reshuffle yesterday (September 15), Dorries took over as head of the Department for Culture, […]

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BBC Managing Director Tim Davie on Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries

BBC chief executive Tim Davie said the shocking government cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, which saw the ouster of another Culture Secretary, underlines the urgent need for a “really serious and mature dialogue “with the government to discuss the future of the creative industries. Davie, whose opening speech on Thursday morning opened the second and final […]

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Channel 4 privatization ‘necessary’ to compete with streaming services, culture secretary says | UK News

The culture secretary is expected to outline what he claims are the benefits of privatizing Channel 4, saying the “much needed investment” will help the broadcaster compete with streaming services like Netflix and Amazon. In a speech to the Royal Television Society Convention today, Oliver Dowden will acknowledge the channel is currently ‘in a stable […]

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Nadine Dorries appointed UK Culture Secretary

Nadine Dorries is the UK’s new Culture Secretary, following Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s reshuffle this afternoon. Oliver Dowden, who has held the post since 2019, has been named chairman of the Conservative Party. Dorries was elected MP for Mid Bedfordshire in 2005. In July 2019, Johnson appointed her Deputy Minister responsible for Mental Health, Suicide […]

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British Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden replaced in cabinet reshuffle

Just 45 minutes before Oliver Dowden addressed the British television industry at the Royal Television Society conference in Cambridge, the Culture Secretary was replaced in a shocking cabinet reshuffle that helped produce one of the most puzzling media moments in recent memory. Dowden has been replaced by Nadine Dorries (pictured), author and MP for Mid […]

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UK culture secretary spells out privatization hopes – Deadline

In his speech to the Royal Television Society convention on Wednesday, UK Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden will explain the Conservative government’s reasoning for wanting to privatize broadcaster Channel 4. Dowden will argue that new private investment would allow the channel to better follow SVODs such as Netflix and Amazon and point to Channel 4’s recent […]

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Privatization of Channel 4: the British secretary for culture details the advantages

UK Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden is expected to outline the financial benefits privatization could bring to UK public service broadcaster Channel 4. On Tuesday, in response to a consultation from the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on the privatization plan, Channel 4 warned that its public service remit would be compromised […]

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Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has issued an opinion on the recruitment of the new chairman of the Charity Commission

The British people are a proud nation of donors, with the majority of us saying they have donated to charity at some point in the last year. Whether it’s improving our local communities, funding medical research, or protecting animals and wildlife, we want to do our part to support others, near and far. Charities are […]

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29 things that shocked travelers abroad

Food · posted on Sep 12, 2021 “Every time I visit the United States, I’m surprised by the amount of stuff.” If you’ve ever traveled, you’ve probably experienced some sort of culture shock – an event or situation that made you feel very far from home. So Redditor u/TeamDodgy asked, “What’s the biggest culture shock […]

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Culture Secretary takes aim at ‘noisy woke brigade’ trying to change our history

September 10, 2021, 08:24 Oliver Dowden launches a blistering attack on the ‘noisy awakening brigade trying to change British history’. After a charity set up in honor of Sir Winston Churchill changed its name and removed all photos of him from its website, Nick Ferrari interviewed a government minister. Culture Secretary Olive Dowden said he […]

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Vaccine passports could be needed beyond nightclubs, culture secretary admits

It sparked speculation that Mr Johnson’s statement was an attempt to encourage young people to get vaccinated, given concerns about slow uptake among people aged 18 to 30. On Friday, the Culture Secretary told Sky News: ‘My overall approach to certification – and that of the Prime Minister and the rest of government – is […]

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Culture Secretary praises Alnwick attractions after ‘brilliant’ family holiday in Northumberland

The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport visited Alnwick Garden and Alnwick Castle during a family holiday in Northumberland earlier this month. He said: ‘I had a great family holiday in Northumberland this summer and visiting Alnwick Garden and Alnwick Castle was a real highlight. “The castle is an extraordinary piece of […]

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Woolworths supermarket shopper shares ‘culture shock’ in new TikTok

An American tourist has spoken of her ‘culture shock’ after noticing a very peculiar habit of some supermarket shoppers during a trip to her local Woolworths store. Sharing on TikTok, user Sophia said she was surprised at how many Australians were walking the aisles of the Woolies without shoes. See how many barefoot Woolies shoppers […]