Office Hours: Gary King and Stuart Shieber on Open Access and Dissertations
Harvard Professors Gary King and Stuart Shieber provide advice to graduate students about open access, dissertations, and journal publishing, and answer the questions: * What is open access? * How can it help your career as a scholar? * Should dissertations be made open access? * If your dissertation is publicly available, won’t someone steal your ideas? * Can you negotiate with publishers to make your articles open access? To read open Harvard scholarship, visit http://dash.harvard.edu. To
This topic will assist you in developing online communication and Internet learning skills. It is based on the principles of networked learning where individuals establish an online identity and formulate relationships with other people and information to communicate and develop knowledge.
Inside Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice: An Annotated Edition
An inside look at the design and concept behind Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice: An Annotated Edition, new for Fall 2010 from Harvard University Press. For more on the book: http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049161
Massive collision sculpted Andromeda
French astronomers have used a computer model to show that the Andromeda Galaxy may have gotten its current shape due to a huge collision with a smaller galaxy. Details here: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2010/11/23/andromeda-born-out-of-a-massive-collision/ Original press release (In French): http://www.grandpublic.obspm.fr/Il-y-a-six-milliards-d-annees Credit: GEPI, Observatoire de Paris / NAOC
Kamenets-Podolsk: Mass Murder of the Jews
Holocaust survivor Bina Teneblat, born in Kamenets-Podolsk in 1928, testifies about the mass murder of the Jews in Kamenets-Podolsk. Tenenblat recounts her personal experiences during the roundup and shooting, and tells how she managed to survive the massacre. For more details, click here: http://www1.yadvashem.org/untoldstories/database/index.asp?cid=278
Leadership and Management- resource example
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
Student-authored multimedia tutorials that cover a variety of study skills topics (e.g., time management, essay writing, note-taking, textbook reading)
Coop Employer, Elias Torres of HubSpot, discusses coop
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
Plan and manage conferences
This learning object covers the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to organise a conference. Learners complete project tasks for a simulated business (ValleyView Publishing) or a real workplace.
Recruit and select staff
This learning object covers the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to develop recruitment policies and to recruit and select staff. Learners complete project tasks for a simulated business (ValleyView Publishing) or a real workplace. Since the overarching project goal at ValleyView Publishing is to set up a new branch office, the task of recruiting, selecting and inducting new staff is critical.
The Numeral Four
The Career-Family Conundrum.
The talk concerns the challenges facing highly-educated young men and women who wish to have families while pursuing careers such as those in business, medicine, law, and academia. The long history of the career and family quest among college graduate women is explored, and relationships between demands in the labor market for workplace flexibility and the response by occupations, firms, and institutions are addressed.
Feb 6: Pricing Considerations for Cloud Solutions | Building a Next-Generation Software Business This module answers some of the most frequent questions about pricing, including the most common pricing models, a quick and easy formula for converting on-premises pricing to a subscription model, and whether a freemium model is right for your solution. Do you have questions about pricing your cloud solution? Join Harald live in the comments section for Q&A on Thursday, February 6 from 10am-11am, Pacific time (UTC -8:00)
This module answers some of the most frequent questions about pricing, including the most common pricing models, a quick and easy formula for converting on-premises pricing to a subscription model, and whether a freemium model is right for your solution.
Do you have questions about pricing your cloud solution? Join Harald live in the comments section for Q&A on Thursday, February 6 from 10am-11am, Pacific time (UTC -8:00)Author(s):
Seattle readers know him best as the author of the frank but funny weekly column, Savage Love, in The Stranger. He's also the author of several books about relationships and parenting. Openly gay, Dan Savage has never been afraid of confronting homophobia, and challenging conservative forces, both social and political. Now, Savage and his partner have started a new project, reaching out to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender teenagers to help them overcome bullying that often leads to violenc
AIDS in Sub-Sahara Africa: A Detailed Examination of Botswana, Swaziland, South Africa and Uganda
This module is intended to introduce students to one of the greatest social problems to face this planet, the global epidemic of HIV/AIDS and to increase their computer and research skills within sociology.
How to Combat the Effects of Poverty on Education
Teachers today have to meet more expectations than just lessons, standards and objectives. For many children, even educational basics such as reading a book, owning a pencil or counting is out of reach. It can greatly benefit any teacher to know a little bit about the effects of poverty on the learning environment and how they can help give students the necessary skills needed for employment and advancement in society.