Ways to get involved in the College of Communications
Students talk about the ways to get engaged in activities and involved with clubs or organizations in the College of Communications at Penn State.
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HPV Vaccine is Working
A new study shows that the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in women receiving the HPV vaccine Gardasil has significantly decreased. There is also a decrease amongst women who have not had the vaccine, because of their protection through herd immunity.
This short talk focuses on writing a good conclusion to an essay. (01:16)
Galileo Earth Views (WMS)
The Galileo spacecraft was launched from the Space Shuttle Atlantis on October 18, 1989 on a six-year trip to Jupiter. On the way, the trajectory of the spacecraft took it past Venus once and Earth twice. Galileo took the Earth images in this animation just after the first flyby of the Earth, on December 11 and 12, 1990. This six-hour sequence of images taken two minutes apart clearly shows how the Earth looks from space and how fast (or slow) the cloud features change when looked at from a dist
Scratch@MIT 2012 Keynote "Scratch Goes to School" Recorded on 7/28/12
Recorded on 7/28/12
Europe Day Ahead: euro zone crisis expected to hurt earnings
July 25 - Q2 earnings are expected to reflect the deepening euro zone crisis; big names reporting include Shell, Lloyds, Santander, BASF and Siemens
John Hewson in conversation with Bruce Chapman and Daniel Connell
Former leader of the Liberal Party and ANU Honorary Professorial Fellow Dr John Hewson in conversation with ANU Crawford School of Public Policy Director of Policy Impact Professor Bruce Chapman and Research Fellow, Dr Daniel Connell. This video was recorded for The Conversation's 'In Conversation' series: http://theconversation.edu.au/john-hewson-tax-reform-doesnt-just-mean-lowering-taxes-8289
Teenage Pregnancy in the United States 1950-1990 : Analysis Using Census Data and Contingency Table
This social science lab exercise uses Census data to examine teenage pregnancy in the United States over time and by socio-demographic variables. Students will learn how to access and interpre data as well as begin to think sociologically about teen pregnancy patterns and risk factors.
Assimilation of N2O in the Upper Atmosphere Using a Kalman Filter: N2O Mixing Ratio
This series of animations shows assimilation of N2O in the upper atmosphere using observations from the Cryogenic Limb Etalon Spectrometer (CLAES) on the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS). Winds were provided by the Goddard EOS Data Assimilation System (GEOS-DAS). Flow is at the 850K isentropic level. N2O mixing ratio is expressed in parts per billion volume (ppbv).
Wheel of Fortune: Reviewing Vocabulary Words
Based on the Wheel of Fortune game, students review word wall words in a fun and engaging way. In this video, a teachers shows the game that she has created and explains its use. ( 1:03)
Campaña antitabaco - anuncio en español
Este video es una campaña antitabaco en España. También, el video trae dos preguntas para contestar. (.50)
Styling Your First HTML5 Web Page with CSS3 - 03 | HTML5 & CSS3 Fundamentals: Development for Absol Now that you've built a semantically well-structured and marked-up HTML5 web page, you'll apply a CSS3 style sheet to give the new page a simple but attractive appearance.
Download the source code for Styling Your First HTML5 Web Page with CSS3
Now that you've built a semantically well-structured and marked-up HTML5 web page, you'll apply a CSS3 style sheet to give the new page a simple but attractive appearance.
"One Country! One Language! One Flag!" The Invention of an American Tradition
Most people assume that the pledge of allegiance is as old as the Republic. In fact, it was invented in 1892 by Francis Bellamy, director of youth activities for the magazine Youth's Companion. Bellamy drew up the "pledge to the flag" (as it was then called) and publicized it as part of the activities surrounding the 400th anniversary of Columbus's arrival in America. On Columbus Day in 1892, ten million children recited Bellamy's pledge and it soon became a daily ritual in American schoolrooms.
Best Practices in Online Teaching - Getting Started - Prepare Your Students for Learning Online
This module provides suggestions and strategies to help prepare students for learning in an online environment. This module is part of the Best Practices in Online Teaching Course created by Penn State University World Campus as a guide for faculty who are new to teaching in an online environment.
Sneak Peek: Residence Dining Hall
SFU Food Services on Burnaby campus has been updated to provide better quality food, healthier options, and more diverse offerings. Residence Dining Hall is undergoing major renovations that include providing a kitchen area for students to cook their own meals, a more welcoming place to hang out, plus the first university to offer 24/7 dining.
Dr Ken Henry: The nation's biggest public policy challenges and opportunities
Dr Ken Henry is one of the country's best-known public servants and a renowned economist. In his new role as Executive Chair of the ANU Institute of Public Policy at the Crawford School, he hopes to bring fresh thinking to the nation's biggest challenges and opportunities. This video accompanies a feature in the Spring 2012 edition of ANU Reporter, the quarterly magazine of The Australian National University. To read the article go to: http://news.anu.edu.au/?p=16401 To view an online version
This is the first chapter of the book for seniors starting their senior project. This chapter gives them some overview of TI, how to use TI to their benefit, some useful URLs and the basic rules […]
NASA | Earth's Water Cycle
Water is the fundamental ingredient for life on Earth. Looking at our Earth from space, with its vast and deep ocean, it appears as though there is an abundance of water for our use. However, only a small portion of Earth's water is accessible for our needs. How much fresh water exists and where it is stored affects us all. This animation uses Earth science data from a variety of sensors on NASA Earth observing satellites as well as cartoons to describe Earth's water cycle and the continuous mov