Similes in Songs
These similes from songs are taken from several different videos. (01:25)
2012 Meigs Professor Dr. Jeffrey Berejikian.mov
Jeffrey Berejikian Berejikian is described by students and colleagues as a dynamic and demanding teacher with a knack for engaging students whether he is delivering a traditional lecture or using more unconventional teaching methods. For one course, he uses a computer-based simulation in which teams of students manage their own countries and make policy decisions. "This allowed us to have as close to a first-hand experience creating grand strategy as one can get without working from the Oval Off
Excerpt from So Many Plants... So Little Time
Excerpt from the Dr. Eugene Maurakis documentary 'So Many Plants... So Little Time: Disappearing Knowledge and the Fate of Future Generations.' Companion documentary to the 'Musical Seeds and Medicine Leaves' children's book and research project about the relationships among culture, people and plants in the U.S. Virgin Islands. © 2012 Dances with Chubs Productions, Maurakis Publishers. Used with permission.
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The Lundberg Farms: Farming and Math
From planting the seeds to harvesting, and everything in between, Bryce Lundberg takes students through the process of growing rice. To ensure he grows a successful crop, Bryce depends on his algebra skills to get the job done. Running time 3:50 minutes
The Genius of Mozart - The First Romantic (1/7)
A portion of Mozart's biography. (09:05)
The Union Siege of Vicksburg
The heavily fortified city of Vicksburg is the gateway to the Mississippi River. To force surrender, Ulysses S. Grant holds the rebel forces under siege for six weeks. Grant will defeat the Confederate forces and gain control of the Mississippi River. In this clip, learn more facts about the Union siege of Vicksburg. (2:37)
Aaron Striegel, associate professor of computer science and engineering, discusses a study the Notre Dame Wireless Institute is conducting to analyze students' phone habits by tracking how that usage affects their face-to-face communications.
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options Moderator: Mr. Nate Freier, U.S. Army War College Panelists: Dr. Steven Metz, U.S. Army War College; Dr. Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, CATO Institute; Dr. Bernard Finel, National War College
Generating a Certificate on Moodle
A tutorial on generating a certificate from the editing mode in Moodle. In my demonstration I will show how explain step-by-step how to format the certificat...
Atmospheric Oxygen (Interactive)
How important is oxygen? Find out in this interactive. Most organisms have evolved to live in an environment that has a very specific set of conditions. Those creatures that breathe air, for example, have come to rely on that air containing about 21 percent oxygen. If this percentage were to change suddenly, most organisms would have difficulty coping with the new conditions. In this feature, adapted from Interactive NOVA: "Earth," see how important not only the presence but the
Breakingviews: Apple keeps rolling
April 25 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists explain why investors can, for now, stop looking for reasons to sell Apple.
In Conversation: Danny Simmons and jessica Care moore
jessica Care moore, poet, publisher and founder of Black Women Rock!, and Danny Simmons, painter, author, and co-creator of Def Poetry Jam, host a Def Poetry Jam reunion. For one night in Brooklyn, fifteen legendary poets and writers share one hot mic. This evening of performance, dialogue, and book signings features Carl Hancock Rux, T'kalla, Ekere Tallie, Sharrif Simmons, Kevin Powell, Willie Perdomo, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Ras Baraka, Liza Jessie Peterson, Bonz Malone, Tai Allen, SirMumsil
Sackler Center First Awards
In commemoration of the fifth anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, the first center within an art museum to be devoted to the exhibition and study of feminist art, the Museum is honoring fifteen extraordinary women who are first in their fields. Presented by Elizabeth A. Sackler and Gloria Steinem Hosted by Soledad O'Brien and Laura Flanders. Award designed by Judy Chicago. Honoring Marin Alsop, Connie Chung, Johnnetta B. Cole, Wilhelmina Cole Holladay, Sandy Ler
Michael Moran: The Reckoning: Debt, Democracy, and the Future of American Power, Authors at Google
The age of American global dominance is ending. In recent years, risky economic and foreign policies have steadily eroded the power structure in place since the Cold War. And now, staggering under a huge burden of debt, the country must make some tough choices--or watch its creditors walk away. In The Reckoning, Michael Moran, a geostrategy analyst at Roubini Global Economics, the Council on Foreign Relations, and other leading institutions, explores how a variety of forces are converging to cha
Article :: How to Preview a Website for Mobile Screens in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
Learn how to preview a website for mobile screens, including how to locate the finished layout using the Files panel, which lets you browse files without leaving Dreamweaver. You’ll also try the Multiscreen Preview, which lets you see how your site looks at multiple sizes at once.
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Open Classroom 2/22/12 #1 Introduction by Chris Bosso
Food and American Society an Urban Perspective Topic for 4/25/12: Future of Food, Educating the next Generation Lectures: Didi Emmons - Founding Chef, Haley House Bakery Café and Founder, Take Back the Kitchen Russ Eckel - Chair, Green Peabody Dave Madan - Founder & Executive Director, TheMove Kim Szeto - Farm to School Coordinator, Boston Public Schools The Open Classroom Policy Series is a graduate-level public policy seminar that is open to the public. Each semester, the School of Public
26.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. In Pakistan hat der Oberste Gerichtshof Premierminister Yousuf Raza Gilani wegen Missachtung der Justiz verurteilt. Eine Gefängnisstrafe wurde aber nicht verhängt, wie das staatliche Fernsehen berichtete. Gilani musste sich seit Februar vor den Richtern verantworten. Ihm wurde vorgeworfen, neue Ermittlungen gegen Staatspräsident Asif Ali Zardari