In the Boardroom: 'Shareholder spring' shockwave
May 4 - Shareholders at Aviva, Barclays, UBS, Citigroup, AstraZeneca and Shell vote down pay deals, while Apple and Foxconn investors protest against working conditions. Board member and Reuters columnist, Lucy Marcus, explains how AGMs are shaking up boardrooms.
What's the Big Idea? Earth Science
This fun Web article is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn about Earth science. Our Earth Is Always Changing looks at the fast changes produced by volcanoes and earthquakes and the much slower results of continental drift and mountain formation. A Peek Inside Our Planet explains and compares the Earth's four layers. Earth's Layers Work Together explores the role that each layer plays in the greenhouse effect, which makes li
Reactions to Elon's Station at Mill Point
Elon faculty and staff toured three of the university's newest facilities on the first day of Planning Week 2012. Watch their reactions after visiting The Station at Mill Point, a residential neighborhood for juniors and seniors on South Williamson Avenue.
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Catholic Mass - 8/26/2012 (Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time)
Duke Catholic Center Fr. Michael Martin, OFM Conv., celebrant http://catholic.duke.edu Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, 9pm Homily begins @ 20:02 Scripture: First Reading: Joshua 24:1-2a,15-17,18b Psalm 34: Taste and See (814) Second Reading: Ephesians 5:21-32 Gospel: John 6:60-69 Hymns (from the the Gather hymnal, ©1994): Processional Hymn: Gather Us In (744) Offertory Hymn: Come to the Water (502) Communion Hymn: I Am the Bread of Life (828) Meditation: Without Seeing You (844) Reces
Effective Searching, Part 3 - Khan Academy
This time, Sal and his friend try to find out if there is recycling pick-up in Mumbai. (08:42)
Gangster Al Capone Exploits Prohibition
This Prohibition of alcohol History Channel video covers the turmoil caused by the 18th Amendment, which prohibited the sale of alcohol. We get a look at how Al Capone and the Mona Lisa club profited selling bootleg beer. (2:41)
Samenstelling of afleiding? : Zet een kruisje in de juiste kolom Oefening op de begrippen samenstelling, afleiding en grondwoord. De leerlingen zetten een kruisje in de juiste kolom.
Oefening op de begrippen samenstelling, afleiding en grondwoord. De leerlingen zetten een kruisje in de juiste kolom.
Membranes, the Nernst Potential, and the Action Potential
By: icamvid Robijn Bruinsma gives a series of lectures at the Boulder Condensed Matter Physics summer school 2012 about membranes.
Lecture by Toyo Ito / Toyo Ito and Associates, Architects
Recorded in Timken Lecture Hall April 13, 2009 on the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts as part of the spring 2009 Architecture Lecture Series. Toyo Ito creates extreme conceptual architecture, in which he seeks to melt and intertwine the physical and virtual worlds. His key concerns revolve around the equilibrium between private/individual and public/metropolitan, addressing the contemporary notions of the simulated city, the urban nomad, and borderlessness. His smaller ho
U.S. Day Ahead: Draghi must deliver on bond purchases
Sep 5 - There could be a serious backlash in the markets if the ECB's Mario Draghi falls short of announcing new policies to help contain the euro zone's ongoing debt crisis.
Market Pulse: Ben's helicopter to lift gold to $2,000/oz
Sept. 14 - Gold is headed for $2,000/oz, maybe before the end of the year, says BofA Merrill Lynch's Michael Widmer. And a record high in euro terms is imminent too.
Editing early Eliot
The 1995 Isaiah Berlin Lecture given at Wolfson College on May 18th by CB Ricks, Professor of English at Boston University.
The Mighty Oceans
From NASA. Earth is the water planet. Although forty percent of Earth's population lives within or near coastal regions, the ocean impacts people everywhere. Most of Earth's water is stored in the ocean -- a driving force for weather and climate. The Earth's surface is warmed unevenly by the sun. (05:22)
Upper Beginner #18 - Be Careful Which Train You Get On in Japan
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! As a woman living in Japan, you are relieved that the Japanese train you take offers women-only cars. At rush hour in Japan, the train is crowded, and so many strong and different smells overwhelm you! Perhaps Japanese women take better care of themselves, or perhaps they bring less pungent Japanese [...]
How to End the Fed, and How Not To It would be very easy to end the Federal Reserve System. Congress would write the following bill. The president would sign it. The Federal Reserve Act of 1913 and all subsequent amendments to that act are hereby revoked. The gold that belongs to the United States government, and which is kept on deposit with the Federal Reserve System,
It would be very easy to end the Federal Reserve System. Congress would write the following bill. The president would sign it.
The Federal Reserve Act of 1913 and all subsequent amendments to that act are hereby revoked.
The gold that belongs to the United States government, and which is kept on deposit with the Federal Reserve System,
Elon University Remembers 9/11 During College Coffee
Elon University faculty, staff and students paused to remember the 9/11 anniversary on Sept. 11, 2012, at the weekly College Coffee gathering.
President Barack Obama at St. Petersburg College Seminole Campus
As a state college, St. Petersburg College does not support or oppose any particular candidate and maintains an open door policy to all candidates. More than 11,000 jam Seminole Campus to hear President Obama September 8, 2012 by newsspc President Obama at SPC's Seminole Campus Saturday, Sept. 8 The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity did not disappoint. President Barack Obama's visit to the Seminole Campus of St. Petersburg College drew more than 11,000 enthusiastic supporters on Saturday, under
They are no longer with us: USAWC remembers 9/11
Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett joined Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo and the United States Army War College community to begin Sept. 11, 2012 with this somber reminder and a ceremony dedicated to the college alumni, police, firemen, emergency responders, civilians and the members of the US Armed Forces who perished on September 11, 2001 and those who have sacrificed their lives in the past decade defending the nation.