A Presidential Perspective - Discussing Student Retention Rates
In this edition of "A Presidential Perspective," UT President Lloyd Jacobs talks in depth with Matt Rubin, Student Government president, about ways to increase student retention.
Founder's Roundtable - Gender & Women's Studies, UC Berkeley
Gloria Bowles (link to: http://www.gloriabowles.net/) UCB Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, First Coordinator UCB Women's Studies Program In 1973, when she was a graduate student in Comparative Literature, Gloria Bowles worked to create a women's studies program at UCB and in that same year became its first coordinator, initiating the process of course development. She is the author of Theories of Women's Studies (1983) and Living Ideas: A Memoir of the Tumultuous Founding of Berkeley Women's St
The Year at Maple Hill Farm
This is the story The Year at Maple Hill Farm by Alice and Martin Provenson. The story describes the activities on the farm for each season and month. Text, narration, and images are all included in this video. The book is part of the suggested reading materials listed on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1. (18:00)
William Faulkner & the Ledgers of History
Two years ago, an important literary discovery was revealed -- the existence of a wealthy plantation owner's mid-1800s diary that had been read by William Faulkner and served as the great author's source for names, incidents and details in his prize-winning novels. Sally Wolff uncovered the connection between the diary and Faulkner when she was working on a book about the people who knew Faulkner. Speaker Biography: Sally Wolff is a Southern literature professor at Emory University and author o
11.16. Schumpeter’s Theory of Business Cycles Otis Learning ePortfolio: The Road to Aahs How baseball is a historian's dream Economist Shiller: Historic low interest rates can't last UBS overcomes rogue trading loss Auto sales slow IMPACT Speaker: Dennis Lockhart Carnegie Sports Weekly: S2 - Ep 01: Rugby League AVHRR Fire Data over Africa: April 1992 through December 1993 (1 month-second) Microsoft debuts new smartphones Definitions, Proofs and Examples 1 Sunday Service - 10/30/2011 - Sam Wells Kristen Rectenwald '09 on Religious Studies @ Elon Day of the Dead takes to the air Site Libre Savoirs: Intermediate Econometrics College of Charleston Soccer -- Cougar Soccer Goalkeeper Plays to Win for CofC
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Students come to Otis College of Art and Design from a variety of places. They are encouraged to document their journey through college by documenting their own ideas, perspective, and creative projects on their own Learning ePortfolios. Over time, the students gather and showcase their own development allowing them to reflect on their own progress.
Gen Ed at Bat part 1 Jill Lepore, David Woods Kemper '41 Professor of American History (History) Jay Harris October 18, 2011
Oct. 25 - Yale economist and co-founder of the Case/Shiller Housing Index Robert Shiller discusses the report and the health of the U.S. housing sector.
Oct.25 - Swiss bank UBS and Germany's Deutsche Bank post better-than-expected third quarter profit but warn of tough times ahead. Sonia Legg reports
Oct. 27 - Daimler reports weaker than expected third-quarter operating profit as the economic downturn hits sales of its luxury cars in Western Europe. Basmah Fahim reports.
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.
The Leeds Met Rugby League club has been National champions for the past 4 seasons. The 1st team were winners of the Super 8s last year and the 2nds were also 3rd in the BUCS Premier League. If you want to play Rugby League at a high standard, Leeds Met is the place to be. The Rugby League club is growing every year with 48 active members this year. We work hard on and off the pitch, developing a very social adn welcoming environment for all standards of players. We welcome beginners who want t
AVHRR 10-day fire averages from the Space Applications Institute, Joint Research Center of the European Commission
Nov 8 - Microsoft adds four new smartphones to the Windows Phone portfolio, focusing less on apps and more on experience, as it tries to build its small take of the global mobile phone industry. Jill Bennett reports.
Discussion of questions relating to: set inclusions and set equalities; sums of subsets of the real line; examples showing the difference between sum and union. Dr Feinstein's blog may be viewed at: http://explainingmaths.wordpress.com Dr Joel Feinstein is an Associate Professor in Pure Mathematics at the University of Nottingham.
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr. Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "Forming, Norming, Storming, Reforming. Opening excerpt from the sermon: (36:45) "Stop me if I'm telling your story. You learned from your church or your parents that God the Father made you, nurtured you, and cares for the smallest detail in your life; that Christ came to find you, and died for you, and that when you see the nail-marks in Christ's hands you see how much God loves you; that
Religious Studies @ Elon: Kristen Rectenwald '09
Nov. 2 - Guatemalans celebrates Day of the Dead with a giant kite festival, where kites are used to carry messages to departed loved ones. Tara Cleary reports.
Domaine: Sciences économiques et sociales
This course sets out to introduce students to the main econometrical methods used for that purpose (linear regression, instrumental variables, simultaneous equations, panel data, dichotomous variables and audits and evaluation methods). Concrete examples (estimates of production functions, wage equations, money demand and assessment of employment policies) feature prominently on the course. Economics is a discipline that, without being an experime
College of Charleston's Kees Heemskerk (Zaandam, Holland) admits goalkeepers are crazy, but that doesn't stop him. The sophomore was named to the national all-freshman team by CollegeSoccerNews.com in 2010. He has played every minute in goal for the Cougars and allowed only 20 goals on the season to maintain the sixth best average in College history.
Otis Learning ePortfolio: The Road to Aahs
How baseball is a historian's dream
Economist Shiller: Historic low interest rates can't last
UBS overcomes rogue trading loss
Auto sales slow
IMPACT Speaker: Dennis Lockhart
Carnegie Sports Weekly: S2 - Ep 01: Rugby League
AVHRR Fire Data over Africa: April 1992 through December 1993 (1 month-second)
Microsoft debuts new smartphones
Definitions, Proofs and Examples 1
Sunday Service - 10/30/2011 - Sam Wells
Kristen Rectenwald '09 on Religious Studies @ Elon
Day of the Dead takes to the air
Site Libre Savoirs: Intermediate Econometrics
College of Charleston Soccer -- Cougar Soccer Goalkeeper Plays to Win for CofC