Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Thailand's buffaloes go head-to-head
Oct. 11 - Over 100 buffaloes compete in Thailand's 140th annual Buffalo racing competition. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Exploring Medial Triangles - Khan Academy
In this eleven-and-a-half-minute video clip, Sal Khan discusses the properties of a medial triangle. (11:39)
Fashion: The Inside Story: Oscar de la Renta
Interviewer: Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel Part of the Diamonstein-Spielvogel Video Archive in the Duke University Libraries: http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/dsva/
History's Turning Points - 1453 AD The Siege of Constantinople
In 1204 crusaders sacked the city, then renamed Constantinople. For the next thousand years, the Byzantine Kings hid safely behind the massive walls of Constantinople. Then in 1453, with the Turkish Ottoman Empire encircling the city, Sultan Mehmet brought the newest technology of the 15th century, the cannon, and finally brought down the walls of the world's most impregnable fortress. This 24 minute video reviews the details of this city and the battle. The main video starts at the two minute m
The Power of Theater
Diane Paulus Artistic Director, American Repertory Theater Professor of the Practice of Theater, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Police and students continue to clash in Santiago
Oct. 13 - Several protesting students were arrested in clashes with police after students threw rocks at authorities and police sprayed tear gas and water in Santiago. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
The Seven Seas - Episode #3 Mexico
The Seven Seas: Arts and Cultures of ECU is a student produced program for East Carolina University. The show examines cultures and arts from around the world. This week's show visits the country of Mexico. Our guests include Mr. Juvencio Rocha Peralta, a Mexican community organizer and Latino activist, and Dr. Jessica Christie, Professor in the School of Art and Design. Mr. Peralta will discuss the history and culture of Mexico and Dr. Christie will discuss the history and art of the Mayan ruin
People management in recession
According to Nigel Nicholson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, the biggest challenge for most managers throughout a recession is dealing with people. He explains how to manage people on three different levels: thoughts, emotion and action
PSALMI DAVIDIS 004 HEBRAICI - MONTANUS
Hebrew uses the Spanish and Portuguese pronunciation.
San Francisco's 1989 Earthquake from the CHP's point of view
This 22 minute video shows how the California Highway Patrol went into action after this quake hit and their actions. This is a good video to show students who are not aware of what the police do and how this type of tragic event can cause the video is exceptional in its images. A must watch for all students either studying geology as well as those doing community studies. Exceptional, but may be too intense for some students. A great video to start students thinking about their plans for
What performance indicators become prevalent in a recession?
Rob Goffee, Professor of Organisational Behaviour at London Business School discusses what the most common performance indicators are during a downturn, including the 'soft' indicators such as enjoying your job
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PG 8 - 13 COLLAR - VIA LATINA
recorded 2011. See first episode for details.
The Ant and the Grasshopper
This is a fable about an ant and a grasshopper. The moral teaches to prepare for the future.
The Manyara School with Professor Charlie
Join in on explore's first ever philanthropic journey, the effort to build a school for the Maasai Tribe in Tanzania. This video gives a quick glimpse of school life in Tanzania. (3:10)
Baby dolphins swim into Germans' hearts
Oct. 18 - Baby dolphins Diego, Doerte and Darwin make their first public appearance at Germany's Duisburg zoo. Tara Cleary reports.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Normal: Head Shape and Sutures
The head should be closely inspected as part of the neurological examination. There can be molding of the head, which is an expected finding in a newborn. Palpate the sutures and outline the anterior and posterior fontanelles. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.