Photo Slideshow: Thousands of Patches, Millions of Stitches
UA alumnus Paul Nosa is raising $7,500 via Kickstarter to travel across the nation to share his work: Sewing art powered by solar energy and a bicycle electric generator. Nosa's aim is to encourage people to tap more deeply into their creative and to also rely more heavily on alternative energy sources.
Mark S. George, M.D. Physician Profile
Meet Mark S. George, M.D., he is the Director of the Brain Stimulation Laboratory at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. George was awarded his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina and completed his Residency at MUSC as well. He completed his Fellowship at the National Hospital for Neurological Diseases in London and the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland. He is Board Certified in Neurology and Psychiatry.
Watch the transit of Venus at UT's McMaster Hall
5:45 PM in McMaster Hall Room 2002 6/5/2012
The Guzman Monthly, June 2014, v1 i6
In this publication I will collect and list some recent articles on higher education issues, online learning best practices, deliver some app suggestions and links to interesting videos on the web published in the past month. Planned release schedule is between the last week of the past month and first full
Transitions : figures in space
In this video Dr Edward Sellman talks about his portrait of the late Alan Sillitoe. As well as being an expert in special needs in Education, Dr Edward Sellman is also a recognised artist and in this video he takes you round his latest exhibition and reveals all about meeting and painting the famous author. 2009 Suitable for Undergraduate Study and Community Education Dr Edward Sellman, Lecturer, School of Education Dr Edward Sellman is a member of the Centre for Research in Schools and Co
SMU Centennial Symposium: Reflections on a University in a Great City
Henry S. Bienen, President Emeritus of Northwestern University, spoke on "Reflections on a University in a Great City" as the opening keynote address to "The University and the City: Higher Education and the Common Good." The relationship between cities and universities was the theme of SMU's Centennial Academic Symposium, held November 10-11, 2011.
What Do You Do On Friday Night? (c.1926)
An amateur advertisement for the Varsity Dance Club in Cambridge, made for screening in local cinemas. Its tone parodies the recruitment film, urging ladies to join the gentlemen of the varsity for what promises to be a swinging night out.
Why Women Won the Nobel Prize - Institute of Politics
With the recent awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to three women leaders, policymakers are beginning to acknowledge that women are essential to peace and security. Six women leaders from Israel, Palestine, Sudan, South Sudan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan--describe how they mobilize for an end to violent conflict. Hear firsthand how women are waging peace within their communities and across conflict lines all over the globe, as well as how decision-makers can draw on underutilized resources and skil
Guide to the Records of the Allegheny County Bicentennial Commission, 1974-1976
This collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, event planning, guides, and proposals for celebrations of the United States' 1976 bicentennial celebrations coordinated by the Allegheny County Bicentennial Commission, 1974-1976.
Thermite Reaction in Chemistry
Lesson ObjectiveStudents participate in a lab to see the Thermite reaction. Questions to ConsiderHow did the teacher modify the experiment to make it safe and manageable for the students?How would you extend the learning after the experiment?How does the teacher push deeper to differentiate and assess learning?
Gedichtendag 2012 Ieder jaar op de laatste donderdag van januari staat de poëzie een dag lang in het zonnetje. Op deze site vind je het jaarthema, een gedichtendagbundel, de gedichtendagprijzen, een rubriekje pers, een activiteitenoverzicht en …
Ieder jaar op de laatste donderdag van januari staat de poëzie een dag lang in het zonnetje. Op deze site vind je het jaarthema, een gedichtendagbundel, de gedichtendagprijzen, een rubriekje pers, een activiteitenoverzicht en …
Why I chose the Goodman Institute's MBA with complete CFA® Integration - Michael Ayres
http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/giim Michael Ayres graduated from the Goodman Institute of Investment Management (GIIM)'s MBA with complete CFA® Integration program at Concordia University's John Molson School of Business. Mr Ayres talks about how the GIIM MBA best prepares students who wish to pursue a career in the Finance industry. For more information about the GIIM MBA with complete CFA® Integration program please visit http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/giim
Historia a debate
'Historia a debate' (History up for debate) is an international network of academic historians created to discuss the theory of history; historiography; and methodology. Although it is of an international nature, the group was created in Spain and the website is available in Spanish only. This should not deter those who don't speak Spanish as the group organises international conferences, and contributions are accepted in Spanish, English, and French. At the time of cataloguing, it was possible
FDR: A Voice of Hope
This four minute video explains who the actions of the man elected in 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt, was a reassuring presence for many Americans through the trials of the Great Depression. It presents his manner, ideas, and accomplishments that brought the New Deal to life. Excellent overview and shows how this was possible by the Republican Party working with the Democratic Party.
Polar Bears - Feeling the Heat with Jeff Corwin
This three-minute video episode shows Jeff Corwin explaining the polar bear and detrimental effects that global warming is having in the Arctic as the sea ice they need to survive slowly melts away. A good video for science or endangered species lessons.
Haunted History of Halloween
Halloween was originally called Samhain and marked the end of the harvest season for Celtic farmers. This slow loading video explains the history of the day.
Economics - Fixed, Variable, and Marginal Cost
During this twelve-minute video Sal Khan discusses average fixed, variable, and marginal cost.
Excellent video in which Sojourner Truth (an actress obviously) tells about her personal experience. This is great for Black History Month or Famous Women Month. Her "Ain't I a Woman" speech is fantastic.