Determined women disguised themselves as men to fight in the Revolutionary War. Historian Joyce Henry brings us the story of Anna Maria Lane.
Underwater archaeologist John Broadwater and his team dove down to a sunken fleet of ships from the Battle of Yorktown.
Cornwallis' Sunken Fleet
A British flotilla from the Battle of Yorktown lies mired in a murky tomb beneath the tides of the York River. Underwater archaeologist John Broadwater dives down to Cornwallis' sunken fleet and shares his finds.
Hercules of the American Revolution
A man of remarkable strength and size was George Washington's one-man army. Author and sixth-generation descendant Travis Bowman shares the tale of Peter Fransisco.
Crowding the streets in Yemen
Sept. 27 - Massive protests in Yemen against President Ali Abdullah Saleh as the defense minister survives an attack. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
COMP14000 Week 9, Lecture 1
COMP14000 Week 9, Lecture 1
Kallen Esperian Teaches Masterclasses for Vocal Students
Kallen Esperian, Artist in Residence at the University of Mississippi, is holding multiple masterclasses for vocal students. The classes are open to the public. Video by Erin Parsons.
The Architect: Radical Education Reform for the 21st Century featuring Jeb Bush
Jeb Bush, Florida's former governor and founder of the Foundation for Excellence in Education, addressed the dramatically changing landscape of K--12 education, and discussed how the Notre Dame community can play a vital role in providing vision and leadership in crafting a vibrant education sector for all children as part of the 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum. The 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum, "Reimagining School: To Nurture the Soul of a Nation," is a yearlong discussion to explore the profound and cha
Wealth Summit: RBC sees Asia assets doubling in five years
Oct. 4 - RBC Global Head of Wealth Management George Lewis says the company is working to strengthen its presence in Asia through organic growth, after appearing at the Reuters Global Wealth Management Summit.
ALC: 2011 Alumni Leadership Conference
Talk given by President Susan Hockfield. September 16-17, 2011
A historical overview of the cemetery and its predecessors, and of selected memorials within
Math Education Professor Dor Abrahamson
Eutopia.org's Director of Video Programming, Zachary Fink, interviews UC Berkeley professor Dor Abrahamson about how to increase students' understanding of math in this 4:42 math. Might be good for a professional development. It explains the importance of relating learning to the students.
Plant vs Animal Cells
Nokia cuts 3,500 more jobs
The world's largest cellphone vendor by volume Nokia is cutting 3,500 jobs in its second major restructuring in six months as it struggles with falling sales and profits.
Rioters protest census in Mauritania
Sept. 29 - Demonstrators threw rocks and set fire to a car in Mauritania to protest a government census they say discriminates against blacks. Deborah Gembara reports.
Europe's relief as Merkel dodges bullet
Sept. 29 - Angela Merkel won her hardest challenge yet as German Chancellor by pushing through changes to the euro zone's rescue fund in a vote in parliament, but the markets are still waiting for a comprehensive response to the debt crisis. Joanna Partridge reports
New York student brings new energy to bike design
Sept. 30 - A 22-year old college graduate in New York has adapted hybrid car technology to a bicycle, using a fly-wheel to store energy generated by the brakes for use when the riding gets tough. Maxwell von Stein's flywheel bicycle redistributes energy to help the rider increase speed with maximum efficiency. Sharon Reich reports.
Amateur video purportedly shows shell-damaged homes in Homs
Sept. 30 - Amateur video footage uploaded on a social media website purports to show tanks entering Homs and damage to houses after an attack by Syrian army tanks. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Top 5 Ways for Teachers to Earn Extra Income No one gets into teaching for the money. It’s the holiday’s right? Or maybe you actually have a passion for what you do? Either way times can get tough for anyone in any profession and whilst teaching offer
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