Corporate Governance - What do shareholders really value?
Can corporations' relentless focus on maximising shareholder wealth actually harm investors? UNSW's Centre for Law, Markets and Regulation presents Prof Lynn Stout, the Paul Hastings Distinguished Professor of Corporate and Securities Law at UCLA, in the second seminar of the series "In Who or What Do We Trust?" Lynn Stout has been described as "the closest thing to a rockstar in corporate governance". Professor Stout advocates the end of shareholder primacy where public corporations belong to
The Building of Fulton Beer
Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota MBA graduate Ryan Petz helped turn Fulton Beer from a home brewing hobby with his friends into a burgeoning business replete with a new brewery. For more information on the Carlson School of Management visit www.CarlsonSchool.umn.edu
1 Introducing the concept of freedom What are the limits of individual freedom in a civilised society? Should we tolerate unlimited freedom of speech, no matter how offensive the views expressed? Can the state ever be justified in interfering with what consenting adults choose to do in private? When, if ever, is coercion acceptable? Are all laws obstacles to freedom, or are they the very condition of achieving it? Should we sometimes force people to be free, or is that a contradiction in terms? These are serious questions. They'
What are the limits of individual freedom in a civilised society? Should we tolerate unlimited freedom of speech, no matter how offensive the views expressed? Can the state ever be justified in interfering with what consenting adults choose to do in private? When, if ever, is coercion acceptable? Are all laws obstacles to freedom, or are they the very condition of achieving it? Should we sometimes force people to be free, or is that a contradiction in terms? These are serious questions. They'
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In the form of a news show, a student describes a combustion reaction as an exothermic chemical reaction as this video begins. He then describes the reaction of hydrogen and oxygen which is often used in engines of rockets. The video concludes with a science teacher demonstrating a combustion reaction using a balloon filled with hydrogen. ( 1:55)
A Way to Remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry
This video instructor offers his way to remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry in seven minutes. He uses a small whiteboard. (07:19)
Week 6 Pt. 1
Wrap up of Applications in Islam. Transition to the background of conflict present in Christianity.
This video uses clay models to demonstrate effects of continental drift. Mountains forming at convergent faults, sea floor created at divergent faults, island chains forming at hot spots, and formation of volcanoes at subduction zones are shown. This selection provides visual of these concepts for students. (01:10)
The Lady Vanishes—Again and Again
Marjorie Rosen, author of Popcorn Venus: Women, Movies, & the American Dream, discusses the disappearance of women as stars and subject matter from the silver screen. Using examples from popular cinema, Ms. Rosen explores what this change signified when it first occurred in the late 1960s and early 1970s, what it means now, and what, if anything, can be done about it. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on October 16, 2010. Video courtesy Elizabeth A. Sackl
49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec ... Titre : 49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale. Intervenant : Dr Julien PIERRAT, Généraliste, Golbey Résumé : Salle C0716
Impact sur les pratiques et ressenti des médecins généralistes.
Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale.
Impact sur les pratiques et ressenti des médecins généralistes.
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Titre : 49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale.
Intervenant : Dr Julien PIERRAT, Généraliste, Golbey
Résumé : Salle C0716
Immigration and the American Civil War (6:16)
A panel of leading historians discuss immigration during the American Civil War and its impact on the country and war. Lots of interesting and frequently overlooked insights that would help students better understand the war and where some of the soldiers came from as well as an acceptance of immigrants.
Learn about Alzheimer Symptoms
Forgetfulness, irritability, and old age do not necessarily mean Alzheimer. Sometimes, it could be an condition such as an underactive thyroid, chest infection, or urinary tract infection. Those conditions can lead to personality changes as well. This three minute interview deals with this condition. For older students.
Worm pulled out of woman's brain. --------------- Please note: This video is NOT to promote any religion, culture, eating habits, or lifestyle. This is only ...
Unit Analysis final? 12/29/11
A Practical Laboratory for Optics Experiments
Describing Japanese screens and scrolls through words
The first part of a unit on talking and writing about, as well as creating, Japanese screen and scroll paintings. The purpose of this unit plan is to introduce descriptive aspects of art criticism, while teaching appreciation for the art and culture of Japan. Students use observation and descriptive writing to discover richly detailed Japanese screen and scroll paintings so that another student can illustrate it in the next lesson.
This activity is a fun, interactive lesson that integrates children's literature with math. (A great way to integrate author studies!) This activity allows students to be involved in all 4 learning styles (visual, auditory, tactile and kinesthetic). I spread this lesson out over two days.
Cause and effect writing: What it looks like and who reads it
Students examine the causes and effects presented in a brochure called "Ozone: The Good and the Bad." They also examine the language of the brochure with regard to audience appropriateness. Students then write their own brochures examine their classmates' brochures for cause and effect and for audience appropriateness.
"How Do Pumpkins Grow?" book
This is an integrated science and language arts lesson plan. Students will create individual books that illustrate how pumpkins grow.