Relevant Algebra Instruction
This video provides tips to encourage active thinking in algebra instruction and for connecting math to real-life situations. The segment contains video clips from New York's School of the Future along with commentary from one of the school's algebra teachers.
KRCL Radio Interview (March 8, 2011)
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Sporadic gunfire in Libya
Gunfire rings out in Benghazi as UN chief Ban Ki-Moon urges an end to violence.
Contabilidad General y Analítica (2011)
La Contabilidad como sistema de información alcanza su máxima expresión en el análisis de estados contables o análisis económico financiero. Este instrumento facilita el tratamiento de la información contable elaborada por las organizaciones y proporciona los datos e indicadores necesarios para diagnosticar y enjuiciar la gestión realizada por las mismas, y adoptar así con mayores garantías, especialmente en el corto plazo, aquellas decisiones que les ayuden a alcanzar sus objetivos. L
OECD at 50, Better Policies for Better Lives: Growth, Skills and Jobs
Now in its 50th year, the OECD has established itself as the leading international economic organisation for socio-economic analysis, best practice policy based on peer review, benchmarking and internationally comparable indicators and statistics. Its achievements have made a major contribution to both economic development within its membership and global economic issues. Bringing together business, think–tanks, academia, government and the media, the seminar will address the economic challeng
How to Make a Panopto Recording Offline
How to Make a Panopto Recording Offline - Adam Warren Keywords:Panopto
Diversity on the World Stage
Moderator Bishwapriya Sanyal opens the panel with some reflections on history. He identifies periods when nations acknowledge similarities among different peoples, and equality and democracy seem on the rise, and times when only tribal divisions appear to matter and the clash of civilizations seems inevitable. Conscious of this wax
Inside Tahrir Square
Greek journalist Iason Athanasiadis is no stranger to uprisings in oppressed nations, having covered Iran’s Green revolution (and been jailed for his work). So it was not even a close call for him to ditch the margaritas during a brief respite in San Antonio, as news in Cairo “acquired an extraordinary force.” He offers a rem
Michelle Tuveson, Executive Director of the Centre for Risk Studies based at Cambridge Judge Business School, explains why there will have to be changes in risk modelling going forward. The next generation of catastrophe models, she says, will need to be holistic with a greater level of sophistication in areas of assessing threats systematically by reviewing the science and evidence base for threats.
Factors that influence health: An introduction
What factors influence our health? A lot of attention is focused on people's behaviour - their decisions to smoke, drink, over-eat and so on - with strong messages about the changes needed to become healthier. But people's behaviour is influenced by circumstances and events, friends and family, education, job prospects, income, housing and environment. In this unit we look at how these factors, these wider social determinants, work together to influence our health for good or ill.
Dr. Chris Streck- Physician Profile.
Meet Pediatric Surgeon, Dr. Chris Streck. He talks about his areas of special interest including cancer surgery, complex congenital problems and common issues such as hernia surgery. He discusses why it's important to offer care and support to both children and their families, and why the MUSC's Children's Hospital is so special.
Thoracic Oncology: UMGCC Nurse Practitioner
Patients with thoracic cancers (esophagus, lung and chest cavity) are treated in the Thoracic Oncology Program at the University of Maryland Greenabaum Cancer Center. Specialists from all disiplines -- including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, genetic counselors and others -- meet as a team to review each patient's case and formulate the best possible treatment plan. In this video, nurse practitioner Michelle Turner, C.R.N.P., explains what you can expec
Penile Implant Program: Infection Control
Dr. Andrew Kramer discusses the Penile Implant Program at The University of Maryland Medical Center and the steps it takes in preventing infections during penile implant surgery. Related Links: Division of Urology http://www.umm.edu/urology/ Penile Implant Surgery: Q&A with Dr. Andrew Kramer http://www.umm.edu/urology/ed/implant_ed.htm Video: Dr. Kramer discusses the Latest ED Treatments http://www.umm.edu/media/video/mht_erectile_dysfunction_kramer_1.htm
William Kerley talks about Britten's Rape of Lucretia and Albert Herring
http://calperformances.org Castleton Festival Opera resident director William Kerley talks about Benjamin Britten's "Rape of Lucretia" and "Albert Herring". Cal Performances presents the West Coast debut of conductor Lorin Maazel's opera company in these two fully-staged chamber operas March 24-27, 2011, at Zellerbach Hall.
ELEC2141 Digital Circuit Design - Lecture 5
ELEC2141 Week 2 Lecture 2: Combinational Logic Circuits 1
The Criteria for Translation
The Criteria for Translation: The Case of the Arabic Bestseller presented March 15, 2011 by Dr. Roger Allen, professor of Arabic and Sascha Jane Patterson Harvie Professor of Social Thought and Comparative Ethics at the University of Pennsylvania.This lecture was made possible by the U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant for "Enhancing Internationalization in the Humanities: Focus on the Middle East."
DMC TV: Welding scholarship
Del Mar College Foundation, Inc. representatives met with a Ray High School student and her family on March 8 to formalize a scholarship agreement, which was provided by an anonymous donor.
Spanier responds to budget proposal
Penn State President Graham Spanier testifies before Pennsylvania Senate Appropriations Committee (3-16-11), and responds to reporters' questions afterward.
Emerging Economies and Global Growth
Emerging economies are outpacing the west, even during a worldwide economic downturn. An accelerating shift towards developing countries means mature economies must look to emerging economies.
Chemical Engineering Centennial Seminars - February 17, 2011
Surya K. Mallapragada, Department Chair and Stanley Chair in Interdisciplinary Engineering at Iowa State University, discussed Bioinspired Materials during the Centennial Seminar on Feb. 17, 2011. https://engineering.purdue.edu/ChE/AboutUs/Centennial/seminars.html