PSYC 485-01, Senior Seminar, Fall 2004
This course is designed to give students the opportunity to apply and enhance the skills that are at the core of being a psychology major. Students will be exposed to theoretical, empirical, and applied research, especially as it relates to conducting research in community settings.
Another Day in London - Docklands Explorer
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Body Composition and Coronary Heart Disease - An Obesity or Lean Paradox?
Dr. Carl (Chip) Lavie, Professor of Medicine in the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases at the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, Ochsner Clinical School and the University of Queensland School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana, discusses his article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on the effects of body composition and coronary heart disease mortality. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3to6x5q.
Patients' Perpsective on Full Disclosure Regarding Postoperative Vission Loss
Dr. Jeffrey Pasternak, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Chair of the Neuroanesthesia Division at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on informed consent and postopertive vision loss associated with spinal surgery. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3u7bhql
Primary Care Physicians' Roles in Improving Adolescent Asthma Control
Dr. Barbara Yawn, Family Physician and Director of Research at the Olmsted Medical Center in Rochester, MN, discusses her article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on ways physicians can enhance patient education for asthma control by not missing opportunities. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3m7bodd
MMR Vaccine and Autism: Vaccine Nihilism and Postmodern Science
Dr. Gregory Poland, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Mayo Vaccine Research Group at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on concerns with the misrepresentation by the media regarding a relationship between vaccinations and autism. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3lrscw2
Exercise as a Preventive or Disease-Modifying Treatment of Dementia
Dr. Eric J. Ahlskog, from the Department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the September 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on the effect of exercise in dementia and the aging brain. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3cb65dy
American Anarchism [Talk delivered at the Ludwig von Mises Institute, November 20, 2000.] I want to take a very basic look at one of the traditions that underlies modern libertarianism — namely, 19th-century individualist anarchism in America. Before doing so, however, I want to define w
[Talk delivered at the Ludwig von Mises Institute, November 20, 2000.]
I want to take a very basic look at one of the traditions that underlies modern libertarianism — namely, 19th-century individualist anarchism in America.
Before doing so, however, I want to define w
Why I Chose ISU-Amanda
This was produced by a current student, Amanda Schappert, for the Admissions 'Why I Chose ISU" Video Contest. It was one of five finalists. Keywords: Student Life
How to Say 'Teacher' in Chinese.com
This short video shows how to write and say teacher in Chinese. There are also a number of other simple Chinese words on the bottom on the opening page that might provide additional help for the teacher of Chinese or student.
Fighting the Effects of Natural Disasters
http://fightingfor.nd.edu - Predicting the future. When it comes to severe weather, it can mean the difference between life and death, as witnessed with Hurricane Katrina. While neither human nor machine can forecast the future with 100% accuracy, research at Notre Dame is leading to better forecasting models that can better protect humankind from the forces of nature. Joannes Westerink, professor of Civil Engineering and Geological Sciences and co-developer of the Advanced Circulation Model (A
Open Classroom - 09/07/2011 #2 Dukakis
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This week: 21st Century Challenges to the Conception of Government with Robert Kuttner as Guest Speaker
Career Services Kick-Off
Career Services Kick-Off Wednesday, September 14th (2011) 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Student Union Memorial Center, Room 411 University of Arizona, Tucson AZ http://www.career.arizona.edu/
The Owl and the Pussycat with Music
An animation following the owl and the pussycat as they embark on there voyage of love and magic in a beautiful pea green boat. The computer animation is set to soothing music. Words from the poem appear on the screen but are not narrated. The video would be great to use with students as they are learning to recognize key words that are included in the poem. (02:40)
Adding Fractions: Mixed Numbers
This teacher-created video demonstrates adding mixed numbers. The teacher works a problem on a white board as he explains it step-by-step. The problem shown results in an improper fraction which the teacher shows how to rewrite. ( :47)
DifferenceMakers: Amit Varma
Varma and his team designed a system made up of heating panels to simulate the effects of fire on steel structures. The panels have electrical coils, like giant toaster ovens, and are placed close to the surface of the specimens. As the system simulates the effects of fire, test structures are subjected to forces with hydraulic equipment to mimic the loads experienced in buildings. http://www.purdue.edu/differencemakers/varma.html
Filling the streets in Syria
Sept. 16 - Protesters fill the streets of Damascus and Homs amid reports that Syrian forces are attacking anti-Assad demonstrators. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
History and the Movies: An Historian Writes a Screenplay
The process of compressing history into drama often generates sharp tensions between the historian and the dramatist. As James Reston Jr. will testify, the historian usually feels a sinking disappointment as the dramatist explains what it will take to capture and hold the attention of an audience. When Reston was asked to write a screenplay based on his own 2005 book, "Dogs of God: Columbus, the Inquisition, and the Defeat of the Moors," he leapt at the chance to resolve and to control the histo
Use JabRef And Word To Write Your Papers
Robert G. Whiddon, Ph.D.
This paper describes the use of JabRef and Microsoft Word to write scientific papers. JabRef manages the bibliography and communicates with Word to assist with the citations.