Race and Politics in Modern Brazil
Professor Keith St. Clair, GRCC
Pre-algebra 1.2h - Adding on a Calculator
Some brief comments on using a calculator. From the Pre-algebra course by Derek Owens. (01:03)
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
UrbanBuzz - Building Sustainable Communities
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures are open and free to the public and take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Darwin Lecture Theatre, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. They will resume in Autumn 2008. In the meantime, a number are available below.
Josh Rapp (Harvard Forest) - 2012 Harvard Forest Ecology Symposium
Trees make seeds: Does reproductive ecology matter for forest carbon dynamics? March 20, 2012
La gravedad (The History Channel) - parte 4 de 5
La gravedad es la fuerza más poderosa y precisa del Universo, que todo lo domina y atraviesa. La fuerza de la gravedad nos mantiene unidos, sostiene a las estrellas en el cielo y aplasta la luz. La gravedad también mantiene a los planetas unidos y hace que orbiten alrededor de sus soles. Sin la gravedad, las estrellas, los cometas, las lunas, las nebulosas e, incluso, la propia Tierra, no existirían.
Serie documental emitida por History Channel.
Los misterios de la Luna (The History Channel) - parte 3 de 3
Durante miles de años, la humanidad ha encontrado consuelo con su presencia. Ha sido un faro para los viajeros nocturnos, un reloj para los agricultores y una guía para los marineros en el mar. Para algunas culturas, ha sido incluso un dios. Es el único cuerpo cósmico que ha sido visitado por seres humanos. A distancia, la luminosidad de la Luna nos ha fascinado desde el principio de los tiempos. Además, un examen más cercano a este faro en la oscuridad
Nebulosas (The History Channel) - parte 3 de 5
Las nebulosas son misteriosas nubes de gas que no están clasificadas como estrellas, planetas, lunas o asteroides. Los astrónomos usan las técnicas más sofisticadas para poder observarlas, ya que son prácticamente invisibles a simple vista. Poco menos que asombrosas, las nebulosas emiten, reflejan u oscurecen la luz de la galaxia mediante increíbles espirales de color. Las nebulosas marcan las regiones donde la nada del espacio se fusiona primero, donde
VIGÉE-LEBRUN: Marie-Antoinette and her Children - ArtSleuth - S01 E04
Marie-Antoinette loves her children, but why isn't that enough to save her? More on http://www.artsleuth.net Photographic credits Vue du Salon du Louvre en 1785 (74-003158), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Droits réservés Marie-Antoinette, reine de France en grand habit de cour, 1775 -Gautier d'Agoty Jean-Baptiste-André (1740-1786) © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Gérard Blot Marie-Antoinette, 1788 - Wertmuller Adolf Ulrik (1751-1811), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles
Brain Parts & Functions
This cartoon teaches younger students about the parts of the brain and their different functions using simple illustrations and explanations. Key vocabulary words include: cerebellum, cereberum, and medulla. (02:09)
Architecting SharePoint for the Cloud | Azure IaaS for IT Pros Online Event Now that SharePoint is a supported workload on Azure IaaS, the next step is determining the design considerations and limitations that you need to be aware of before deploying your next SharePoint solution. This session has you covered. Learn from the team who has created the detailed spec on how to deploy SharePoint in Azure IaaS and also see how MSIT is doing it for our internal customers.
Now that SharePoint is a supported workload on Azure IaaS, the next step is determining the design considerations and limitations that you need to be aware of before deploying your next SharePoint solution. This session has you covered. Learn from the team who has created the detailed spec on how to deploy SharePoint in Azure IaaS and also see how MSIT is doing it for our internal customers.Author(s):
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
MFin Class of 2014 Photo Montage
The Class of 2014 photo montage, shown at the MFin Convocation Ceremony on June 5, 2014. Created by the MFin Class of 2014 photo committee, made up of Joy Chua (chair), Orlando Luisillo, Buliao Shu, and Daniel Vela Baron.
Muhammad Yunus on social businesses and Adidas
Muhammad Yunus talks about the importance of social businesses during his visit to Elon University on April 3, 2012 for A Convocation for Honors.
A Comparison of General Medical Consults and Clinical Ethics Consults: What Can We Learn from Each O
By: WentzMR Dr. Wayne Shelton, Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Alden March Bioethical Institute in Albany, NY, discusses his article coauthored with Dr. Cynthia Geppert, appearing in the April 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which describes the differences between, and the complementary perspectives of, medical and ethical consultations. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00206-6/fulltext
Carved Symbolism in Grave Markers
Grave markers are simply sculptures with meaning - about the deceased and the grieving parties. This video shows views of Hollywood Cemetery (located in Virginia) and explains the symbols' meanings. Some symbols included are flowers, wreaths, hands, torches, obelisks, etc. Video has a complete transcript on website. Run time 4:12.
Virtual Hip Replacement Surgery (Interactive Game)
This Interactive video gives the students a virtual walk through of what goes on when replacing a hip. In between the scenes, the surgeon will need the students help with the surgery, by asking them engaging questions. The students will take on the role of the Surgeon throughout a hip replacement surgery!
ESL Rap Song - Do You Like It?
This is a good song to use while teaching common vocabulary words. "I like ___________" is repeated several times with various words. Pictures are provided for each example. Some of the words include: mom, dad, dog, cat, banannas, oranges, zoo, sharks, snakes, grape juice, grape fruit, music, baseball, cooking, soccer, ice cream, sun, rain, butterflies, bees, birds, and fish. (05:21)