Investigating the signature for people and megafauna at South Walker Creek
Dr Michael Westaway from the Queensland Museum & Sciencentre presents a public lecture 'Investigating the signature for people and megafauna at South Walker Creek, Central Queensland'. This address was filmed at The Australian National University on Friday 31 August 2012. The extinction of the Australian megafauna in the public view occupies two alternate universes. One where Aboriginal people unwittingly unleash an ecological catastrophe within the span of several millennia after their arriv
MSU Moves Me: Rock, Walk N' Roll
The Rock, Walk-n-Roll: MSU Moves Me Mile took place Sept. 21 at the Rock on Farm Lane. This event is the kickoff for a series of MSU Moves Me activities scheduled during fall 2012 to help prepare faculty, staff and students for the 2013 MSU Moves Me All Campus Challenge. The goal of this fitness event is to engage the campus community, faculty, staff and students in regular exercise for the benefit of their health. There will be several events this fall to encourage fitness and provide a fun,
Economic Update: "Class Warfare"
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The '10s Chair: Jeff Hoffman Co-Chair: Julie Shah Panelists: Roedolph Opperman, Alex Stimpson, Jaime Mateus, Thaddeus Fulford-Jones, Victor Wang
Chair: Jeff Hoffman
Co-Chair: Julie Shah
Panelists: Roedolph Opperman, Alex Stimpson, Jaime Mateus, Thaddeus Fulford-Jones, Victor Wang
Timeline of History of England (1120-1235)
A timeline of the history of England from 1120-1235. There are few pictures and music is playing in the background as the screen flashes dates and events in England's history.
Policy Challenges for Growth in Africa and South Asia [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Omotunde E.G. Johnson, Dr Louis Kasekende, Dr Ijaz Nabi, Dr Abdul Hafiz Shaikh | The developed world has recently fallen behind in the numbers game, as African and Asian countries have experienced enviable growth. However, this debate will focus on the challenges that the two continents now face in maintaining this positive trend and the policies that are necessary to ensure that growth is sustainable. Omotunde E.G. Johnson is the IGC Sierra Leone country director. Dr Johnson has
MA Communication Design Handbook Vol 1 21012-13 PDF version
MA Communication Design Handbook Vol 1 21012-13 PDF version
A Charleston Affair -- Challenge Question 6
The Countdown to A Charleston Affair Weekend Contest is a seven week social media challenge - and this is the sixth challenge: Create or update a MyCofC account! In case you didn't know, MyCofC is the alumni online community which gives you access to an alumni directory, job bank, yellow page listings, chapter information and more! So go to http://alumni.cofc.edu now and click on MyCofC! Create or update your account, post on our Facebook page the time you created or updated your account, and
Spain's 2013 budget a lose-lose act for Rajoy
Sept. 26 - Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy's 2013 budget aims to save billions without the austerity biting the recession-ravaged country too much. A near-impossible task.
Titles are often underlined with large books, TV shows,
movies, games, works of art and album titles. Learn from a tutor about every instance in which titles need to be underlined in this clip.
Joan of Arc part 4
A United Streaming Video. This is the story of Joan of Arc, a national heroine of France and a Catholic saint. She led the French army to several important victories during the Hundred Years' War. Cartoon format. (4:48)
17.955 Civil Society, Social Capital, and the State in Comparative Perspective (MIT)
In recent years both scholars and policymakers have expressed a remarkable amount of interest in the concepts of social capital and civil society. A growing body of research suggests that the social networks, community norms, and associational activities signified by these concepts can have important effects on social welfare, political stability, economic development, and governmental performance. This discussion based course examines the roles played by these networks, norms, and organizations
Counter-terrorism Simulation Short
This is a preview of the larger counter-terrorism simulation video to come.
Graduate Skills is one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to the concept of graduate job skills and enterprise, looking at which career path you decides to follow. It’s not j
Food Safety - From Farm to Fork
Poor sound quality, but content is important.This unit provides fifth through seventh graders a better understanding of food safety through real-life examples and enjoyable activities. The teacher needs to order the free unit of study first.
New course published: Information Literacy 1
TU Delft OpenCourseWare published a new course Information Literacy 1, the second part will follow soon. url: http://ocw.tudelft.nl/courses/information-skills/information-literacy-1/course-home/ Why this instruction? For your study you have been given a number of assignments. What are you going to do first? How are you going to tackle it? What do you need to know? And where can [...]
CMU Energy Presentation: Making Buildings Green
Stephen Lee is one of the many faculty experts at Carnegie Mellon University contributing to the work of the Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation. Lee, professor and head of the School of Architecture, discusses what it takes to make a building green. The Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation at CMU leverages the expertise of more than 100 faculty from across the university to address several complex challenges: • How to use the energy we already have far more efficientl
Authors@Steven Johnson | "Future Perfect: The Case For Progress In A Networked Age"
"Future Perfect: The Case For Progress In A Networked Age" Combining the deft social analysis of Where Good Ideas Come From with the optimistic arguments of Everything Bad Is Good For You, New York Times bestselling author Steven Johnson's Future Perfect makes the case that a new model of political change is on the rise, transforming everything from local governments to classrooms, from protest movements to health care. Johnson paints a compelling portrait of this new political worldview -- inf