Signifyin' Marlon Riggs: Screening and Panel Discussion of Marlon Riggs's "Black Is Black Ain't"
Filmed Friday, October 21, 2011, in Timken Lecture Hall on the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts. Queer Conversations on Culture and the Arts (QCCA) presents a screening of the late Marlon Riggs' final film, Black Is Black Ain't (1995), followed by a panel discussion with producers, editors, mentors, artists, and friends involved with Marlon Riggs, including Jeanne Finley, Blackberri, Pat Turner, Nicole Atkinson Roach, and others!. The panel, moderated by filmmaker and CCA
Reanimating Sierra Leone's cultural heritage (UCL)
Dr Paul Basu (UCL Anthropology) has been working with institutions across Britain and Sierra Leone to gather objects and stories of Sierra Leone's cultural heritage in both a website (http://www.sierraleoneheritage.org) and a new exhibition at UCL. The West African country, still recovering from a Civil War that ended in 2002, has a rich cultural heritage of textiles, masks and more but with little resources to preserve them. Providing an opportunity to re-evaluate Sierra Leone's cultural herita
Upper Beginner #1 - Good Japanese Kids Go Home at Five
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! When your friends tell you in Japanese that it’s getting late, you check your watch. You had been having so much fun that you hadn’t been paying attention to the time. It is late, and you don’t want your Japanese host family to worry. They told you about a recent rash [...]
ISS Update - Jan. 10, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 10, 2012.
09.01.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Die USA haben eine ungewöhnlich deutliche Warnung an die iranische Führung gerichtet. Der Iran überschreite eine "rote Linie", wenn er Atomwaffen entwickeln oder wichtige Schifffahrtswege wie die Straße von Hormus blockieren sollte, sagte Verteidigungsminister Leon Panetta. Die iranische Führung hatte zuvor bekan
Panther Chameleon Climbing Up and Down Branches
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a brightly colored Panther Chameleon climbing up and down logs and branches in a tropical environment. Students will enjoy seeing how this amazing reptile maneuvers with its legs and tail. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
Romney wins New Hampshire
Jan. 10 - U.S. networks project that Mitt Romney won the New Hamshire primary. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Luna (with Karis) 2
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MERLOT ELIXR: Sharing Faculty Stories of Exemplary Teaching
The MERLOT ELIXR project is intended to develop and test new collaborations amongst faculty development centers and online resource repositories. The goal is to create innovative models for the development, sharing and use of discipline-oriented resources which illustrate exemplary teaching practices and which also support faculty with exemplary learning objects to help implement those practices with their students.In September 2006, the Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education, a pr
Integration of the Arts in the Curriculum
In this three minute video the host provides an overview about art integration in 8 aspects. The definition of arts integration is teaching the arts in conjunction with other subjects. It is, in effect, an advertisement for a DVD that is being sold. However, the contest presented is well worth watching in terms of integrating the arts in different ways.
Is This the Theory of Everything?
This model by Garrett Lisi reveals the link between gravity and the other fundamental forces of nature. The intricate pattern is shown in this animated selection accomapnied by narration. ( 2:24)
Basics of the Coordinate Plane
This selection provides an introduction to the basics of the coordinate plane. An interactive board is used to show the x and y axis, quadrants, and an ordered pair. A tip is also provided to help students learn the number of each quadrant. ( 1:46)
Trouble for NYSE, D. Boerse deal
Jan 10 - European anti-competitive regulators are prepared to block the $9 billion merger of Germany's Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Photography@Google: Moose Peterson, "Captured"
Moose stops by the Googleplex to discuss his latest work, his passion for aviation, and his recent conservation trips. Moose's work has direct impact on our world. Captured: Behind the Lens of a Legendary Wildlife Photographer is more than just a photography book-it's a chronicle of more than 30 years'worth of unbelievable moments that only nature can reveal. And Moose Peterson is more than just a wildlife photographer-he's a storyteller in both prose and pictures. If you're looking for the ul
What are Multiple Intelligences?
What are Multiple Intelligences? what is intelligence? 7 original multiple intelligences by Dr. Howard Gardner and this five minute video features a lecture about the seven main types and how they are identified and ways to use this knowledge to help them learn. Gardner has identified more, but these are a good starting point.
Panther Chameleon--An Overview
This very short video gives excellent real life footage of a Panther Chameleon. This chameleon has one of the most spectacular color variations of all chameleons. Students will enjoy the close up views of this amazing reptile. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Difference Quotients - Problem 2 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how to calculate and simplify a difference quotient. (3:05)
Namaqua Chameleon Walking Through Desert Habitat
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Namaqua Chameleons walking through the desert. Students will enjoy the close up shots of these amazing lizards in their natural habitat. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Luxury race heats up at Detroit show
Jan 10 - Dinner reservations? No problem with some of the new luxury cars unveiled at the Detroit auto show. Deborah Gembara reports from the Detroit auto show.