The World 10 Years After 9/11
SAIS Hosted Forum on the World 10 Years After 9/11 on September 13 On Tuesday, September 13, SAIS hosted a forum, "The World 10 Years After 9/11," featuring Jose Maria Aznar, distinguished fellow at the SAIS Center for Transatlantic Relations (CTR) and former president of the government of Spain; John McLaughlin, distinguished practitioner-in-residence at the SAIS Philip Merrill Center for Strategic Studies and former acting director of the CIA; Eliot Cohen, director of the SAIS Strategic Studie
Korach, S., & Agans, L. (October 2011). Transformative Pedagogy through Advanced Technologies: A Des
Susan Korach, Lyndsay Agans
The rapid pace of change in the 21st century requires educators to become generative in their thinking and their practices. An educational leadership preparation program that promotes generative […]
Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview: DirectX 11 Development Experience Boris Jabes and JP Duplessis explain the new DX11 development experience in Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview (with demo).
Boris Jabes and JP Duplessis explain the new DX11 development experience in Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview (with demo).
Windows 8 Running on ARM Roger Gulrajani from the Windows Hardware Ecosystem group shows us a Qualcomm Snapdragon reference device that uses an ARM processor. This is another example of the types of machines that will be running Windows 8.
Roger Gulrajani from the Windows Hardware Ecosystem group shows us a Qualcomm Snapdragon reference device that uses an ARM processor. This is another example of the types of machines that will be running Windows 8.
Energy Efficient Investment in a Troubled Economy
Moderator: Catherine Wolfram, UC Berkeley Panelists: Jeanne Clinton, California Public Utilities Commission Scott Henderson, Clinton Climate Initiative Tony Salazar, McCormack Baron Salazar
Journeys through Sociology: Habibul Khondker
Dr. Habibul Khondker (Zayed University, Abu Dhabi) discusses the advantages and challenges of being a "roving sociologist" and how this movement across national boundaries has shaped his approach to sociology. He also shares his thoughts on journalism as form of public sociology that aims to engage with broader audiences beyond academia.
Río Piedras Aqueduct
Panoramic view of the Río Piedras Aqueduct, site of a Conservation Trust of Puerto Rico project.
Biomedical Information Technology, Spring 2005
The objective of this subject is to teach the design of contemporary information systems for biological and medical data. These data are growing at a prodigious rate, and new information systems are required. This subject will cover examples from biology and medicine to illustrate complete life cycle information systems, beginning with data acquisition, following to data storage and finally to retrieval and analysis. Design of appropriate databases, client-server strategies, data interchange pro
Johns Hopkins Story Swap - You Didn't Vote for Me
Bill Wexler '81 and his wife, Lisa Wexler '81, laugh about the time he did not vote for her for secretary/treasurer of a campus club.
Leeds Met Uni Counselling Service - Short Promotional Video
Leeds Met Uni Counselling Service, Leeds, Leeds Metropolitan University, Counselling
The Historical Battle of Agincourt 1415
This 9:36 video is about this battle that took place after the Hundred Years Wars when the English King Henry battles the French army near the town of Agincourt. Though immensely outnumbered, King Henry's army manages to claim victory. Done with a narrator and animation. Good detail and should be of interest to students.
A Horse Connection
Five persons with special needs have their lives changed forever through a unique and engaging horse riding therapy program.“What is it we feel when we ride a horse?” This question opens ‘A Horse Connection,’ a documentary that explores the relationship between horses and persons with special needs. Nancy King, a specialist in Equine Assisted Therapy, introduces us to her riding therapy program, designed to assist special needs considerations. This includes au
Germs and Proper Hand-Washing
This student-created video shows how germs can be spread after one student does not wash his hands after a visit to the restroom. Then, proper hand-washing is demonstrated with the directions appearing in print on the screen. ( 1:46)
More pressure on "humiliated" Greece
Sept.19 - It's a crunch week for Greece, which needs to receive the latest installment of its EU/IMF bailout to avoid running out of money in October. But as the IMF says Athens needs to speed up its reforms, Greek citizens are worried about the future. Joanna Partridge reports
Ladies in red rule the red carpet
Sept. 19 - Television stars rock the red carpet at the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Alicia Powell reports.
Julien Macdonald unveils his "taste of the Orient"
Sept. 19 - British designer Julien Macdonald shows his Spring/Summer 2012 collection at London Fashion Week. Alicia Powell reports.
Breakingviews: Tyco breakup heeds creditor lessons from '07
Sept. 19 - When Tyco last broke into three in 2007, an ugly fight with creditors ensued, but Reuters Breakingviews columnists say this time the industrial group is setting a new example for conglomerate bondholders and paying lenders more heed.
Conjoined twins separated
Sept. 19 - British surgeons have separated twins joined at the head after an elaborate and risky set of operations that took place over four months. Deborah Gembara reports.
U.S. Day Ahead: Fed may offer new spin on "Operation Twist"
Sept. 19 - Along with delivering a new version of "Operation Twist," the Fed is likely to stay "ultra accommodative" until unemployment or inflation reach a certain level, says Reuters Correspondent Mark Felsenthal.