The History of Education in Ethiopia with Special Emphasis on Higher Education
Dr. Aklilu Habte discusses the history of higher education in Ethiopia. Speaker Biography: Dr. Aklilu Habte is former president of the Haile Selassie 1st University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Paolo Ventura: Winter Stories
A conversation among Ventura; Denise Wolff and Renato Miracco. The book depicts scenes from the memory of an old circus performer as he looks back on his life. The event was co-sponsored by the Library's Prints and Photographs Division and Center for the Book, and the Embassy of Italy. Speaker Biography: Paolo Ventura is an internationally renowned artist and photographer. Born in Milan, Italy, in 1968, Ventura now spends his time in New York and his native country. He studied at the Accademia
"Port-au-Prince, 1960," a poem by Robin Becker, 2010-11 Penn State laureate
Robin Becker, the 2010-11 Penn State laureate and professor of English and women's studies at the University, is sharing several of her poems via video during the 2010-11 academic year, aiming to engage people "in the deep pleasures of poetry -- language crafted and shaped from words, the 'ordinary' material we all use every day," to explore how and why poems move us.
Heinz College: A Message from the Dean
Dean Ramayya Krishnan talks about the interdisciplinary degree programs and research at Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College.
ND Expert: Chinese Currency
Jeffrey Bergstrand, finance professor and international trade expert at the University of Notre Dame, gives an overview of China's manipulation of its currency. Bergstrand says the Yuan exchange rate system plays a significant role in the large trade imbalance between the U.S. and China. http://newsinfo.nd.edu/for-the-media/nd-experts/faculty/jeffrey-bergstrand/
ESD.934 Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector (MIT)
The course presents an in-depth interdisciplinary perspective of electric power systems, with regulation providing the link among the engineering, economic, legal and environmental viewpoints. Generation dispatch, demand response, optimal network flows, risk allocation, reliability of service, renewable energy sources, ancillary services, tariff design, distributed generation, rural electrification, environmental impacts and strategic sustainability issues will be among the topics addressed unde
6.851 Advanced Data Structures (MIT)
Data structures play a central role in modern computer science. You interact with data structures much more often than with algorithms (think of Google, your mail server, and even your network routers). In addition, data structures are essential building blocks in obtaining efficient algorithms. This course will cover major results and current directions of research in data structures.
Oil moves closer to $100
Summary of business headlines: Oil tops $91; Verizon officially announces iPhone sale; MySpace sends out pink slips; GM eyes global growth in rebirth; Wall Street rallies on upbeat earnings.
Ce qui change à partir de ce 1er janvier : Tekst en oefeningen Deze leesoefening is gebaseerd op een ingekorte informatieve tekst (bron: lesoir.be). Naast open vragen en goed/fout-vragen over tekstbegrip zijn er ook woordenschatoefeningen, waaronder een kruiswoordraadsel. Er is ook een invuloefening voor de …
Deze leesoefening is gebaseerd op een ingekorte informatieve tekst (bron: lesoir.be). Naast open vragen en goed/fout-vragen over tekstbegrip zijn er ook woordenschatoefeningen, waaronder een kruiswoordraadsel. Er is ook een invuloefening voor de …
Vanderbilt expert: Keep partisan politics out of Tucson tragedy
[Vanderbilt has a 24/7 video and audio studio with a dedicated fiber optic line and ISDN line. Use of the TV studio with Vanderbilt experts is free, except for reserving fiber time.] Blaming the Tea Party or heated political rhetoric in general for the Tucson mass shooting would be the wrong response to a terriblekeep reading »
8.02SC Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This freshman-level course is the second semester of introductory physics. The focus is on electricity and magnetism, including electric fields, magnetic fields, electromagnetic forces, conductors and dielectrics, electromagnetic waves, and the nature of light.
George DeMartino on economic ethics
2011 Global Civil Society Yearbook launch
The 2011 Yearbook provides a critical examination of the ways global civil society promotes and delivers social justice. How does the 'global' make a difference to traditional concepts of social justice? Pierre Calame is director of the Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer for the Progress of Humankind. Judy El-Bushra is Programme Manager of Africa Great Lakes Region and Researcher at International Alert. Hakan Seckinelgin is a lecturer in international social policy in the department of social poli
Lesson - Simile, Metaphor, Alliteration
This is a lesson on similes, metaphors, and alliteration. There is also an example of a simple project to go along with the lesson. The video quality is poor. Students would benefit by having a wordwall with these terms. An idea for a project is also offered.
Pierre Corneille, "Horace"; Vergleich "Le Cid" - "Horace"
(3. Vorlesung vom 28.04.1997)
Die Nadel im Heuhaufen
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