What Is Power? (One Minute Video Dictionary Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "power". Power is defined in several ways---a source or means of supplying energy, a great physical might, as an adjective, influence over others (powerful person), to produce an effect. This is a great resource when introducing power into the elementary classroom. (0:49)
ARTD 6051 Research WIP Project
ARTD 6051 Research WIP Project
OSIRIS REx: Tapping Asteroid RQ36
Dante Lauretta, Ph.D. and professor in the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Sciences Laboratory, started his career at the UA as a math major. As a young student, he was accepted into the NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research Program. Today, he is the principle investigator on the OSIRIS REx mission to return a sample of pristine, carbon-rich material from asteroid 1999 RQ36. Such material may just contain precursors to key biomolecules that could tell us how life on Earth began. Th
Visit Vienna, Austria
Situated on the Danube River, Vienna, Austria, is both cosmopolitan and mindful of a regal history. Gothic styled St. Stephen's Cathedral holds a central position in the downtown area, that maintained its Renaissance style. This 1:15 minute video reviews the highlights of this city.
What Is Energy? (101 Video Dictionary Series)
In this short video, students will learn about '"energy". Energy is defined as any source of usable power or strength needed for mental or physical activity. Several examples of how to get and use energy are given. This is a great resource when introducing this important vocabulary word into the elementary classroom. (1:10)
White Fawn's Devotion
This is a very early silent film (1910) and possibly the first film produced by a Native American - writer and director James Young Deer. (11min)
UR Study Abroad: Oxford (Chinese version)
Tianjiao Wang discusses her experiences abroad studying at St. Catherine's college, Oxford.
Lecture 22, November 10
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Lectures - Lecture 22, November 10 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Lectures > Lecture 22, November 10
Dale Clevenger (A'63): 2011 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Honoree
Dale Clevenger (A'63) is considered by international audiences and colleagues to be the reigning virtuoso of the french horn. The three-time Grammy Award winner, teacher, conductor, and Principal French Horn in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra received a Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award at the 2011 Carnegie Mellon Alumni Awards.
Who are India's Oligarchs?
Nov. 11 - Kiran Bedi, an anti-corruption activist, talks to Chrystia Freeland about economic oligarchs in India. Bedi gives her opinion on whether these oligarchs are good for the country, or whether this corrupt system just makes the rich richer.
News #144 - We’re So Thankful, We Had to Say it 26 Times
Thank you! Obrigado! どうもありがとうございます! Blagodaria! Thanksgiving may not be celebrated around the world but it’s always great to say “thank you.” Regardless of where you’re from, showing gratitude goes a long way. Here at Innovative Language, we’re thankful for being surrounded by passionate language learners like you. As a way of saying thank you, [...]
Indonesian Islamists protest Obama visit
Nov. 13 - Thousands of Indonesian Islamists protest ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's visit, to attend the East Asia Summit in Bali. Travis Brecher reports.
Robin Williams is cool with Penguins.
Nov. 13 - Robin Williams plays it clean when it comes to the family film, "Happy Feet Two."
Berlusconi's parting shots
Nov 13 - Outgoing Italian Priime Minister Berlosconi calls on the ECB to support the euro. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 1
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the maximum volume of an open-top box is determined when given the amount of material available to use for constructing the box. (7:00)
Reading and Interpretting Bar Graphs
The instructor demonstrates how to read and interpret bar graphs. The sound quality could be better. (02:38)
Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 2
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the dimensions of a cylindrical can that will minimize the amount of material needed for its construction are determined when given the volume that the can will hold. (7:10)
Elon men's soccer selection party
The Elon men's soccer team gathered with the Elon community at the Fat Frogg to watch the live announcement of their first ever NCAA Tournament selection.
Another financial meltdown looms
The chair of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, Phil Angelides, believes nothing has changed since the financial meltdown of 2008 and that the U.S. is potentially heading towards another economic disaster. David Cay Johnston, Reuters Columnist, tells us why Congress and the next president need to intervene quickly and stop listening to Wall Street.