Why Do Leaves Change Colors?
Avari and Bradley explain why leaves change colors. Music by Guitarreando. (01:57)
"Introduction to Design Inquiry, Fall 2001"
" Introduction to Design Inquiry explores the nature and exercise of design intelligence. It aims to open avenues for further research and, along them, to open vistas on the teaching of design and on more mindful professional design practices. We see design as processes located in individuals and groups, shaped by the formation and experience of each individual and by the characteristics of the groups that play a role in the design process. People construct the worlds they inhabit out of what th
U.S. median wage lowest since 1999
David Cay Johnston breaks the news that wages plummeted last year - and explains why Washington needs to act on jobs now.
Les coûts de l’expertise de Justice Reims 2014 : Table ronde "Prospectives et ... 7ème Colloque de la Compagnie des Experts de Reims : Les coûts de l’expertise de Justice Table ronde : « Prospectives et synthèse » avec : Jean-François JACOB, expert en bâtiment CA d’Aix en Provence, Conseiller du Président du CNCEJ
Maître Jean-Michel HOCQUARD, avocat au barreau de Paris
Jean-Olivier VIOUT, Procureur général honoraire CA ...
7ème Colloque de la Compagnie des Experts de Reims : Les coûts de l’expertise de Justice
Table ronde : « Prospectives et synthèse » avec :
Jean-François JACOB, expert en bâtiment CA d’Aix en Provence, Conseiller du Président du CNCEJ
Military Blunders: Stalin's Purges (3:41)
This Military Blunders video clip is about the Great Purge.
The leader of Communist Russia, Joseph Stalin, was paranoid of
opposition. It was this paranoia that led to the Great Purge. He sent
many people to labor camps in Siberia. Some images may be too intense for students.
The remarkable story of Alexander Crummell
The remarkable story of Alexander Crummell -- the son of a slave -- who was one of the first black students to study at Cambridge.
Japanese art takes techno form
Oct. 20 - From hand-clapping machines to a 3D strap-in virtual ride for all five senses, Japan's Digital Content Expo shows off the latest in creative technology. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Sound Wave Interference
Two speakers, mounted on the table and facing each other, are driven by a function generator. A microphone is introduced between the speakers and the sound waves are displayed on an oscilloscope. This demonstrates the effect of interference and the resulting phase shift on sound waves over a fixed distance. Three different frequencies are demonstrated; 880Hz (A5), 440Hz (A4) and 523.3Hz (C4).
DigitalVU: Using technology to engage students beyond the classroom walls
Watch video of an Oct. 20 presentation “Using technology to engage students beyond the classroom walls” with Corbette Doyle and Stephanie Milne. This session provides a hands-on look at Twitter as a tool to encourage students to think critically about course content — before, during and after class ends. To increase faculty comfort with thekeep reading »
YouTube generation looks for a job
Oct. 21 -In the UK, employers and recruitment agencies are experimenting with video as a way of expediting the search for potential employees. Matt Cowan reports.
Les campus universitaires québécois - Emission 30
Les campus universitaires québécois
Un bac vert (UQAR)
Découvrez le nouveau baccalauréat en chimie de l'environnement et des bioressources offert par l’Université du Québec à Rimouski depuis l’automne 2010 qui propose une formation multidisciplinaire unique au Québec.
Un prof, un livre : Maria Nengeh Mensah, professeure à l’Université du Québec à Montréal, présente son livre collectif Mais oui c'est un trav
Les campus universitaires québécois
Obama: "Now, the nation we need to build is our own"
Oct. 22 - Obama touts foreign policy successes in Iraq and Libya as he vows to refocus on the economy. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Biology - Respiration
During this video the insructor stands in front of a PowerPoint display that highlights her points. Because of the chemical notations, this video is more suitable for high school students. (03:30)
Northeastern Opens Campus in Charlotte, N.C.
Advancing a model of higher education that moves "beyond the traditional boundaries of place," Northeastern University President Joseph E. Aoun announced today that the university will launch a system of regional campuses in selected American cities. The first regional campus opens its doors today in Charlotte, N.C.
OER and Health Education: the Potential of Openly Licensed Digital Content This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
This paper explores the potential of Open Educational Resources (OER) to expand access to health education. This document was featured in the July 2011 Newsletter for the Medical Education Partnership Ini
"Bosnia Tune" by Joseph Brodsky (poetry reading)
"All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing" - a quotation usually attributed to Edmund Burke who did say something very similar. Similar words are also used in the Russian film adaptation of "War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy. There are several versions of this poem. About 30,000 people went missing in Bosnia during the 1992-95 war - this poem was written in 1992. Brodsky was an American of the Russian-Jewish origin. He won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1987.
The Flip Video: Classroom Assistive Technology
This four minute video provides an example of how a flip video camera can be used in the classroom to provide another layer of learning to lessons. it is easy to follow and shows good examples.
IMPACT Speaker: Dennis Lockhart
Dennis Lockhart, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, addresses students, faculty, staff and community members on the topic of "Observations on the Work of and Working at the Fed." In the talk, Lockhart provides a basic introduction to the work of the Fed, discusses his own career path that led him to his current position, and shares "a day in the life", detailing his meetings, actions, and responsibilities on the job.