Do Lectures: Can Poetry Change a Person?
They can be small Do’s or big Do’s or just extraordinary Do’s. But when you listen to the story of, this
is a powerful talk from Chris Henrikson founder of Street Poets Inc. An
organisation that is committed to building a community that brings
together different racial, ethnic and socio-economic segments of the
city of Los Angeles around the transformational power of the creative
process. Chris Henrikson, Founder of Street Poets Inc.
Jonathan Porritt keynote at the LSI
Jonathon Porritt CBE, delivers a keynote address at the launch event of the Leeds sustainability Institute in April 2012. For more details please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/research/leeds-sustainability-institute.htm
Successful Change Management 10 Steps
Whilst managing change is a challenge that all organisations face at one time or another, it is never more important than in economically difficult times. A reduction in profits, a drop in employee morale, and the need for cutbacks and redundancies are common backcloths to today's managerial decisions. Keeping afloat requires a proactive and realistic approach. Here are 10 points to consider to help meet change in tough times with greater confidence.
15.S22b Alex Angela Giuliana
15.S22 SSIM: Practical Leadership
Chancellor Sharp Delivers Texas A&M Commencement Speech
John Sharp, Chancellor, Texas A&M University System, addresses the class of 2012 at Texas A&M.
4.301 Introduction to the Visual Arts (MIT)
This class will introduce students to a variety of contemporary art practices and ideas. The class will begin with a brief overview of 'visual language' by looking at a variety of artworks and discussing basic concepts revolving around artistic practice. The rest of the class will focus on notions of the real/unreal as explored with various mediums and practices. The class will work in video, sculpture and in public space.
Organic beef farm in Australia.
A farmer in Australia presents his organic beef farm. He discusses about the difficulties and advantages of organic animal farming.
Breakingviews: Dimonfreude is irresistible
May 11 - If JPMorgan is proven fallible, confidence in the system itself will be shaken, argues Breakingviews.
Scientists and researchers from the University of Washington recently took part in the world's largest-ever study of Alzheimer's Disease - involving 74,000 subjects in 15 countries. Thanks in part to the work done by the UW, that study made significant strides toward identifying a more effective treatment - and perhaps eventually a cure - for the disease. uwtv.org/uw360 01/23/2014
HUM310 Session 2 Summer 2012
The Power of Masks with Bill DeLuca
Eric Weber Recipient of 2012 Frist Faculty Award.
Video by Mary Stanton.
Pareto Principle (Student Film Trailer)
First screened in CSUN's 2012 Cinema and Television Arts Senior Film Showcase, the student film will appear in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival!
Roger Wicker Delivers UM 2012 Commencement Address
U.S. Senator from Mississippi, Roger Wicker, delivered the Ole Miss Commencement Address to graduates on May 12. 2012 in a ceremony in the Grove. Video by Mary Stanton
ESD.33 Systems Engineering (MIT)
Systems Engineering is an interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of successful systems. It focuses on defining customer needs and required functionality early in the development cycle, documenting requirements, then proceeding with design synthesis and system validation while considering the complete problem including operations, performance, test, manufacturing, cost, and schedule. This subject emphasizes the links of systems engineering to fundamentals of decision theor
Basics of Weight
Amber wants to help his mother with the preparation for the evening's party. His mother asks him to go to Bob's farm and get 1 kg of watermelon and groundnuts. (10:24) NOTE: The copyright logo is shown in the middle of video throughout the entire video. Also, the video switches between color and black and white often.
Breakingviews: JPMorgan hammers another nail in VaR coffin
May 14 - JPMorgan's $2 billion loss may have dealt a fatal blow to Value-at-Risk. Breakingviews' Robert Cole assesses whether the alternatives are any better.
A new "University Course" looks at food from professional and academic perspectives.
Picker of plums and cherries.
The video shows the function of a mechanical picker of plums and cherries in the field.
Nobel Laureate to UA Graduates: Chase Your Dreams
Brian Schmidt , UA alumnus and winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics, spoke before hundreds of master's and doctoral students during the May 11 commencement ceremony. His speech stressed the importance of chasing one's dreams and how an advanced degree can afford graduates the confidence and flexibility needed to succeed.