"Kingship, courts and capitals: Sultanate Delhi in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries"
A talk by Sunil Kumar, Medieval History, University of Delhi; Editor, Indian Social and Economic History review. From the South Asia Seminar.
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.
Andean Hillstar Hummingbird Torpor in High Altitude Habitat
This short video gives excellent real life footage of an Andean Hillstar Hummingbird Torpor in a high altitude habitat. Torpor is a type of temporary hibernation. Students will enjoy the sights and sounds of this amazing bird in its natural habitat. The Andean Hillstar (Oreotrochilus estella) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in grassland, scrub and woodland in the Altiplano of southern Peru, Bolivia, norther
Match My Clock
This is a song about matching the clocks to the correct hour and learning how to read a clock. (02:51)
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)
OE Expo - Session 1: ENERGY MANAGEMENT
Duke University Admissions Chat: Spirit
Three Duke students host a web chat on the topic of athletics and spirit at Duke with prospective students.
Examples of Great Reference Tracks - Music Production
Learn more about Dan's Critical Listening course at: http://bit.ly/ymt7zw Dan Thompson is an independent writer/producer and recording engineer, his credits include work on records, feature films, and television series and movies, including ER, The Sopranos, Swimfan, The Sweetest Thing, Melrose Place, Malibu Shores, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Touched By An Angel, Soul Food and NCIS, to name just a few. Dan has authored articles on music technology for EQ and Electronic Musician, has been a pres
2nd Annual Business Plan and Elevator Pitch Competition v.2
Our 2nd Annual Business Plan and Elevator Pitch Competition is open to all current full or part-time SPC students enrolled in a degree or certificate program. With prizes totaling up to $10,000.00, students with a great business idea should attend an InfoByte information session on one of our campuses to learn more about eligibility, how to enter, resources to help you create a business plan and/or elevator pitch, criteria, prizes and more! About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg
Kinect Demo at Quest: Studying Body Language
Randy Belcher and Dan Cutler of SUNY Oswego's human-computer interaction program will show how to use a Kinect controller to study body language and emotion at Oswego's Quest celebration of creativity and scholarly activity on April 18. For more information, visit www.oswego.edu/quest.
Alessandro Minelli: Darwin in the 21st Century: Nature, Humanity, and God
Alessandro Minelli:Mathematical, Physical, and Natural Sciences faculty member at the University of Padua.
Biography of Harry S. Truman
By 1944, Harry S. Truman was chosen as Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s new vice presidential candidate. However, Truman only served a short time as VP because FDR died not long after his reelection. Though Truman had the presidency forced upon him, he led his country through trying times that included the end of WWII and the expansion of communism. In this video, from WatchMojo.com, learn more about the life and accomplishments of Harry S. Truman. (5:51)
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Stella Franco Israel
Stella Franco was born in Rhodes in 1926, the eldest of seven children. Until 1943, the country was far removed from the war, but in 1944 Rhodes began being bombed heavily. During Passover a bomb struck the family's home, killing Stella's mother and five siblings. Overcome by grief, Stella's father moved the remnants of his family to a nearby Greek village, where they stayed for three months. In July the Germans entered the village and assembled the 2,000 Jews into a building. The day after Stel
Money and Prices Colonial America and the American Revolution
The second in a series of eight lectures. [55:21]
Professor Thomas Woods gives this speech on Colonial America and the American Revolution for the 2001 History of Liberty seminar.
Colonial America and the American Revolution