Distinguished Alumni Awards 2012: John J. Harris
John J. Harris '72 (Political Science) has been chairman and chief executive officer of Nestlé Waters since 2007. He also holds the position of executive vice president of Nestlé S.A. His alma mater, Cal State Northridge, honors his achievements in business and his commitment to developing the leaders of tomorrow in this biography video, produced for CSUN's 2012 Distinguished Alumni Awards. directed and edited by Krishna Narayanamurti produced by Gray Mounger, Cheryl McMillan and Krishna Nar
Read Across America
ND Relay for Life - Fighting Irish Fighting Cancer
The University of Notre Dame community gears up for the ND Relay for Life on April 16-17, 2010 in the Notre Dame Stadium.
BW5 - Lead Me To The West
Class Speaker Emily Mahoney
Emily Mahoney speaks on behalf of the Global MBA On-Demand class April 27, 2012, at Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Shapes--Flat Surface & Curved Surface
In this animated video, visuals are used to describe the difference between flat surface and curved surface. Some of the examples used are book, ball, bottle, and crayon box. A question and answer section is given at the end to review flat and curved surface. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review characteristics of shapes in the classroom. (2:34)
Number Eating Alligator Song (Greater Than and Less Than)
This cute animated video sings about the number eating alligator. The alligator compares the two numbers and decides he wants to chomp the biggest number. This is a great resource to introduce the greater than and less than symbols to the elementary classroom. (1:00)
Greater Than or Less Than with Allie the Alligator
This cute video introduces students to greater than and less than. Allie the Alligator always likes to eat the biggest number. The symbols are introduced also. The open end goes to the biggest number. This is a great resource for the elementary classroom. (3:08)
Animal Families (Animal, Baby, Animal Group)
In this animated video, young learners will learn about the names of animals, their babies, and their group. Visuals that accompany each animal group are clear and colorful. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (1:42)
Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference - at James Madison - Jan. 7, 2012
Northeastern men's basketball head coach Bill Coen and players Jonathan Lee and Quincy Ford meet with the media following Northeastern's 68-56 win at James Madison on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the JMU Convocation Center in Harrisonburg, Va.
30.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Angesichts der Haftbedingungen für die ukrainische Ex-Regierungschefin Julia Timoschenko erhöhen deutsche Politiker weiter den Druck auf die Führung in Kiew. Als erstes Kabinettsmitglied sprach sich Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen gegen Politiker-Besuche bei der Fußball-Europameisterschaft in der Ukraine aus. Es müsse verhindert werden, das
Occupy the Airwaves Interview
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BBC HD - Madagascar - Episode 1 - Island of Marvels - 3/4
David Attenborough presents a look at the unique wild life on the island of Madagascar and this 15 minute video shows how some of the animals and plants developed on this 1000 mile long island. Excellent images.
BBC HD - Madagascar - Episode 1 - Island of Marvels - 4/4
David Attenborough presents a look at the unique wild life on the island of Madagascar in this last part of this series about the animal life and plants on this unique island. The 14 minute video highlights. Some mating scenes shown. It also shows how this island is being effected by mankind.
23 Helping Verbs (Song)
This catchy tune helps younger students learn their helping verbs. Each word is printed on the screen as it occurs in the song's lyrics. The song is repeated twice. (01:51)
Deadly Parasites (Interactive)
In this interactive, explore the various steps involved in the cycle of a deadly parasite: Sporozoites invade the victim's liver and become Merozoites; Merozoites burrow into red blood cells then form and divide into thousands; these Merozoites cause disease; the parasites then insure that they will survive and shared with animals and humans during a mosquito's next "blood meal".
Fishing for Safe Food (Interactive)
In this interactive game adapted from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, students on a fishing trip try to catch different types of fish. Once a player catches a fish, he or she decides to keep it or throw it back, based on safety information provided by the EPA. The game teaches students which fish have high or low levels of mercury, and how much is safe to eat.
Deep-Sea Bestiary (Interactive)
With names like umbrellamouth gulper, blackdevil anglerfish, ogrefish, football fish, and vampire squid from hell, you might expect to be surprised, even startled, by some of the creatures that inhabit that deepest parts of the ocean. You would be right to expect this. This interactive image gallery from the NOVA: "Into the Abyss" Web site describes the physical and behavioral traits of some of these bizarre and little-known sea creatures.
Explore Alaska's Volcanoes (Interactive)
In this interactive activity adapted from the University of Alaska, learn about four of Alaska's active volcanoes: Augustine, Cleveland, Okmok, and Veniaminof. Explore each volcano through photographs and investigate how different types of satellite images (synthetic aperture radar, thermal infrared, and color composite) are used to study volcanoes. In addition, learn why it is important to be able to predict the movement of volcanic ash, and observe how a computer model called Puff simulates th