Wintry weather could chill economy
Bad weather is creating a stormy environment for a lot of different American businesses this winter.
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
How to Write in Response to Reading
When writing in response to reading, talk about the book first and have the students write down questions for discussion. Build critical thinking skills through writing in response to reading with advice from a school teacher. (1:10)
Pocoyo - El Gran Tobogan - The Big Scary Slide
This simple, cartoon animated children's show will help hone your Spanish skills as you listen to native speech from both adults and children in Spanish. (7:05)
Defining Context Clues from 'Twilight'
Study using Stephenie Meyer's Twilight: Brian Leaf shows you the key to improving your vocabulary skills with Defining Twilight - Vocabulary Workbook for Unlocking the SAT, ACT, GED, and SSAT (Wiley). This book is recommended for high school students (3:29).
How to Teach Handwriting
Handwriting requires fine motor skills, and should be taught to kids between the ages of three and a half and five. Prepare children for handwriting with other fine motor skills by following tips from a writing instructor and former classroom teacher in this free video on writing lessons and teaching strategies. (3:03)
Die Nadel im Heuhaufen
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Platonism in Mathematics and Physics
Prof. Dr. E. Brian Davies (King's College, London)
Comment des lieux peuvent-ils être poétiques ? Débat
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Europe toughens bank tests
European finance ministers agree to more stringent stress tests on banks, but no decision on changes on rescue fund.
China trims 2011 lending 10 pct-rpt
China cuts the bank lending target for 2011 by 10 percent, the official Securities Journal reported.
Orthopaedic Injuries in Times of War and Disaster
It is in times of war and natural disaster where the many ground breaking advancements in Orthopaedic Surgery have first emerged and are put to a true test due to the severity of injuries and limitations of applying available technologies with finite resources in remote areas. Treatment of injuries to servicemen and women from the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts and the recent experience of disaster relief in Haiti have provided major challenges to the Orthopaedic specialty. Dr. Cliff Jones, Clin
Leadership and Management- Academic Development Group as a resource
Ian Woodruff and Rod McCrohan presentation on The 1:1:1 Delivery model as trialled in the Leadership and Management program BUSM 3120. Date:15.12.2010
From Field to Table -- WSU, SBDC help Local Company Take on Growing Hummus Market
Watching locally-grown chickpeas get shipped to the Midwest and East coast and come back to the grocery shelf as hummus provided Washington State University graduate Heath Barnes (Agriculture '00) the inspiration to explore the idea of producing hummus in Washington state. With that idea in mind, Barnes and business partner Tish Ghigleri developed several hummus recipes that were well-received by family and friends, but with limited resources and no manufacturing experience, they were uncertai
WSU Chefs Trade Forks and Spoons for Chainsaws and Chisels
PULLMAN, Wash. -- The sound of chainsaws and other construction tools took over the Glenn Terrell Mall at Washington State University Tuesday, but it's not for a construction project. Chefs from WSU Dining Services used the afternoon to transform massive ice blocks into unique creations, ranging from a swan, to a rendition of the Super Bowl trophy. The chefs had a few hours and several blocks each to get creative with. Dining Services launched the Ice Sculpting event in 2010 as part of a Winter
JFK50 A Catholic President and the Church — James Carroll
Author James Carroll discusses JFK's modern approach to Catholicism and its role in his presidency.
Align the underframe of a vehicle
In this task the learner is required to place chains and pulling arms around a damaged vehicle at appropriate places and apply pressure to the points to align the underframe to the correct measurements. The learner is to position pulling arms and attach the chains at appropriate places around the vehicle. A pump is ot be selcted and pressure applied to the pulling arms. The learner will need to change pumps to align the underframe completely. Each of measuremtn point is m
Set up oxy-acetylene equipment for cutting
In this task the learner is required to set up the oxy-acetylene equipment for cutting a piece of steel 12mm thick. The learner will need to select the correct cutting tip and set the gas pressures to the correct values. A “Cutting Settings Chart” is used to set up the equipment correctly. The size of the tip and the gas pressures that are selected are recorded on a report form.