Thunderbird Regional Night: Feb 2012 Welcome
Thunderbird School of Global Management students Anirrban Mukherjii and Jessica Macias Bochatay perform Feb. 18, 2012, during Europe, Africa and Middle East Regional Night in Glendale, Arizona. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Q-Camp '12 took place on January 27 and 28 at the Westin Hotel. 120 business majors and minors attended the program in which 130 faculty, alumni, and corporate sponsors served as volunteers.
Breakingviews: No Winners in Barclays crackdown
Feb. 28 - The closure of two tax loopholes is a setback for Barclays' "good citizen" image; and the "buy China" autodrive isn't as unfair as it looks, says Reuters Breakingviews.
Cómo funciona una central nuclear (en español)
En una central nuclear se pueden distinguir tres edificios:
- Edificio de contención
- Sala de turbinas
- Torre de refrigeración
Al lado podemos encontrar el agua del mar, un río, o un lago.
Utiliza este video para descubrir la estructura interna y externa de una central nuclear. (1:30)
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Dog coughs up missing wedding ring 5 years later
Like any dog, Tucker loves to play fetch, and roll around in the grass. He also loves to eat. "He's known in the family to be the food burglar." Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews 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, national, and international news. For over 160 years,
OAA - Graham Muir, MA '82 (Criminology)
Graham Muir, MA '82 (Criminology) - 2011 SFU Outstanding Alumni Award for Public Service Assistant Commissioner, RCMP (retired) More information: http://www.sfu.ca/alumni/our-alumni/outstanding.html
Best Practice Weekly-Keys to Reading Motivation
In this Best Practices Weekly, the speaker, Elliott, reviews an article from The Reading Teacher on motivating kids to read. Some of the strategies and tips include the following: students need access to a wide range of reading material but with teacher guidance, ample opportunity for sustained reading--build reading endurance, opportunities for students to choose what they read, socially interaction with other students to discuss what they read, opportunities for students to be successful with
Chefs@Google: Josiah Citrin
Josiah Citrin of Melisse visited Google LA to demonstrate a recipe and discuss his cookbook "In Pursuit of Excellence." This talk took place on February 17, 2012 as part of the Chefs@Google series.
Three Japanese Swords
In 1603, the Tokugawa family came to power as the rulers of Japan. Three samurai swords worn during this time, also known as the Edo period, are discussed by Asian Arts appraiser Dessa Goddard in this video produced for Antiques Roadshow. The swords, that have been in the United States since 1898, include a daisho set: akatana and a wakizashi, two swords mounted together and worn by a mid-level samurai. In addition to the set there is a court sword, bearing symbols that
Youth Work Field Ed – Chapter 2
Crystal Cullen and Carolyn Hughes discuss their 35 day practicum working with young people and their families affected by the Black Saturday bushfires. Crystal and Carolyn are studying the Bachelor Social Science (Youth Work) degree. Students complete 35 day placements in youth sector settings during the three year degree. Crystal and Carolyn describes what their project ‘Burnt Out – Stories from the Ashes’, where they skilled young people to film, edit and publish stories from bush fire s
2008 Graduates of the Oxford University Ruskin School of Art discuss their final year projects.
Donkeys transport ballot boxes for Afghan elections
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe April 4 - As Afghans prepare for presidential vote, residents of the rugged Panjshir Valley volunteer their donkeys to deliver ballot boxes to one of the country's most inaccessible areas. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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 t
Comparing Regular and Irregular Areas
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad must compare two parcels of land during a land rush. One parcel is an irregular shape and belongs to Hacker. The other parcel is a regular rectangle and belongs to Judge Trudy. By dividing each parcel into squares and triangles, they prove that the two shapes have the same area. (2:30)
Digit in Pursuit
In this video segment from Cyberchase, Digit is held captive on Hacker’s ship, The Grim Wreaker. The CyberSquad tracks the Wreaker's movements, and they chart the distance it has traveled over a period of time on two line graphs. After they analyze the graphs, the CyberSquad realizes that the new speed at which Hacker is traveling means he has created portals throughout Cyberspace. (5mins)
Who Comes to the Feeder?
Young children can learn a great deal by observing the world around them. In this video from KET, students learn a few basic facts about the types of birds attracted to a simple backyard feeder. (2:30)
Professor Andrew Scott: a less rosy future for the BRICs
Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics, Deputy Dean at London Business School, shares his key take-aways from the panel "Emerging markets: are the BRICs braced for a slowdown?" at London Business School's Global Leadership Summit 2013.
Urinary Incontinence Patient's Life Improves After Botox Injections
In this video, Jennifer talks about her spastic bladder condition, a result of multiple sclerosis. After trying various bladder medications, her nurse practitioner referred her to Dr. Toby Chai who enrolled Jennifer in a Botox study, which consisted of receiving botox injections to control her urge urinary incontinence. Jennifer explains how this procedure improved her quality of life, and shares her thoughts about Dr. Chai and his staff. Related Links: The UM Women's Center for Continence and
Where Do I Find Affordable Homeschool Curriculum?
Where Do I Find Affordable Homeschool Curriculum? Part of the series: Homeschooling Tips. Find an affordable homeschool curriculum by using discarded textbooks from public schools, borrowing books from friends, and by doing research to create an adequate lesson plan. (01:50)
Happy Mother's Day from Buzz!
Georgia Tech's Yellow Jacket mascot, Buzz, commemorates Mother's Day with a video tribute to Kathy Spetz, aka Buzz Mama.