The Honorable James A. Wynn, Jr. delivers a message to the graduates
The Honorable James A. Wynn, Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, gives the Commencement Address during the Elon University School of Law Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 20, 2012.
Academics at Google Working Together Apart with Gary and Judy Olson
In the new era of cloud computing and the emergence of group-friendly platforms like Google docs, Gary and Judy Olson of UC Irvine are trying to understand exactly how it's changing the nature of collaboration. UC Irvine has been exploring the use of Google Docs for collaboration in a variety of venues and at several different levels of analyses. One project is examining the roll-out of Google Apps as infrastructure on several university campuses. Another element of the study has been to inter
Bio368: Supplemental Reading
This is a selection of topics covered from the OpenStax Anatomy and Physiology text to supplement a senior level anatomy course that uses Gilroy's Anatomy: An Essential Textbook as the primary text.
King of the Corporate Jungle
Ten finalists from UNSW's Media Portfolio course compete in a battle of pitches to industry professionals. Who will be king of the corporate jungle? One for David Attenborough fans. You'll see why... More info on UNSW's Media Portfolio course: http://www.handbook.unsw.edu.au/undergraduate/courses/2013/MDIA3003.html
The University of Memphis University College - Greg
Magazine editor Greg Akers completed his degree in one semester through the University College with just two online classes. For more information about the University College at the University of Memphis, visit http://www.memphis.edu/univcoll
Lecture 3 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Lecture 3 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Breakingviews: Detroit's hell and hope on one street corner
Detroit is hosting the glitzy North American International Auto Show while trying to fend off a massive municipal bankruptcy. One Motor City street corner epitomizes the good, the bad and the ugly.
John Locke and European Philosophy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Etienne Balibar | Etienne Balibar is Anniversary Chair in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University and emeritus professor of moral and political philosophy at the University of Paris 10 Nanterre.
White House monitoring arrest of German accused of spying for US
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest says the administration is aware of the arrest of a German citizen purportedly working with U.S. intelligence. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, n
Overcoming claims of racism in the UKs psychiatric services
Professor Swaran Singh talks about research which shows that claims of racism in psychiatric services cannot be supported by evidence. He discusses a new study aimed at tackling some of the social factors that make people from an ethnic minority background more likely to suffer psychosis.
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
This seven minute video uses animation to teach students the parts of the digestive system and what they do. The video moves rapidly and so a handout would be an asset to help students follow the video.
Kinect Common Bridge v2 Beta now available With the coming release of the Kinect for Windows v2 device, which you can pre-order now, we should start seeing more of our favorite frameworks, utilities and tools being updated. We've highlighted Kinect Common Bridge a couple times before, Kids, Kinect, Cinder and some C++ too... Meet the Kinect Common Bridge, Author(s):
With the coming release of the Kinect for Windows v2 device, which you can pre-order now, we should start seeing more of our favorite frameworks, utilities and tools being updated.
We've highlighted Kinect Common Bridge a couple times before, Kids, Kinect, Cinder and some C++ too... Meet the Kinect Common Bridge, Author(s):
ELEC2141 Digital Circuit Design - Lecture 10
ELEC2141 Week 4 Lecture 1: Combinational Logic Design
Survey on opinions from national bioethics committees or similar bodies, public debate and national
The European Commission, DG Research (Directorate E: Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food) devised a survey during the Spring 2001 in order to compile opinion-based data from national bioethics committees and current national legislation in relation to human embryonic stem cell research. The data would be used to structure an informative debate on stem cells across Europe. The survey has been updated regularly in accordance with the continual monitoring of the societal dialogue, the ethical consi
Java402-Processing Image Pixels using Java, Creating a Spotlight
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Prof. Baldwin shows you how to control the brightness of pixels in an image. As an example, he shows you how to create a spotlight that lights up the center of an image leaving the outer edges dark.
The Arts in Every Classroom: Creating a Multi-Arts Performance Piece
Learner Team members and students examine the elements of the classic journey as identified by Joseph Campbell. They then create a multi-arts performance piece that represents a journey story. They apply what they have learned in previous lessons in order to rehearse, critique, revise, and perform their work.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
Why Does Earth have Different Seasons?
This video discuss why we have the different seasons. It discusses the axis and shows are it links the two poles. Also discusses the tilt of the Earth and how it affects the seasons of the year and the length of day and night. It shows the tilt of the Earth on the autumn and spring equinox and summer and winter solstice. Video is a good explanation of the seasons, why we have the seasons, and the tilt of the Earth. Good vid
Didactic Design: light and optics for preschool level
Since 2003, we have been developing a pedagogic proposal and didactic material for teaching Light and Optics to kindergarden children that enhances the construction of the first scientific thinking schemes. The design (industrial and graphic) applied to this project has generated an educational product composed of 44 objects. These materials allow teaching concepts such as: combination of colors, light indispensable to see, formation of shadows and images are not objects. These have been develop