Premed Students Participate in Beach Sweep -- College of Charleston
Event Description: Dozens of College of Charleston premed students will participate in the Beach Sweep/River Sweep on September 15, 2012. Students in the Chemistry and Biology for Premed Students First Year Experience Learning Community will get to know the Charleston region while serving the community in a way that relates to their academic interests. The students will meet on campus and walk together to Waterfront Park in downtown Charleston where they will clean the marsh areas. The cleanup
Avery Research Center Hosts Black Power Conference
Event Description: The College of Charleston's Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture will host a public history symposium and community event entitled "The Fire Every Time: Reframing Black Power across the Twentieth Century and Beyond" on September 21 and 22, 2012. The conference considers such topics as policing, incarceration, higher education, Black arts and cultural institutions, politics and policy, the military, self-defense, grass-roots organizing, images and i
UMass Amherst and Baystate Medical Center Tackle Breast Cancer
Clinical experts, oncologists, and surgeons from Baystate Medical Center interface with UMass Amherst biologists, geneticists, and polymer scientists to tackle big questions in breast cancer through the Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute. The institute is advancing several promising research efforts, including a breast disease patient registry.
MUSC East Cooper TV
New MUSC East Cooper is now open.
Personal Finance iCourse Preview
A study of personal finance topics from the consumer and societal perspectives. Topics include the preparation and interpretation of personal financial statements and budgets, the time value of money, personal saving, financial market and investment fundamentals, the effective use of consumer credit, personal bankruptcy, insurance principles, automotive and housing decisions, principles of personal taxation, and retirement planning. This course will provide students with the concepts and cri
Harper Lee - Mini Bio
In 1961, Harper Lee became the only author to win the Pulitzer Prize for her first and only novel, "To Kill a Mockingbird." n 1961, Harper Lee became the only author to win the Pulitzer Prize for her first and only novel, "To Kill a Mockingbird." Her experiences growing up as an outsider in Monroeville, Alabama with her childhood friend, Truman Capote, provided the basis for the classic novel. (03:05)
Lesson 02 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 2 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few more useful words in Romanian which you'll use every day. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
Una Storia da Nobel
By: clps01000c Scienziati in Corto
Meten tot op een millimeter en herleidingen Een werkblaadje voor het onderdeel meten en metend rekenen:
Een werkblaadje voor het onderdeel meten en metend rekenen:
Images of Sardinia
Images of Sardinia.
Campus Network Security Perspectives
Campus Network Security Perspectives
Can robots be made creative enough to invent their own language?
Luc Steels delivers the 2012 Simonyi lecture and asks can machines be creative enough to invent their own language? Professor Steels talks about some of his recent breakthrough experiments which have seen robots programmed to play language games and come up with novel concepts, words and meanings. He discusses how this triggers a process of cultural evolution that leads to more complex forms of language and deliberate on what this tells us about the nature of our own intelligence and the future
CTPI: Public Square - Public Broadcasting: Past, Present... No Future?
The Centre for Theology and Public Issues presents a panel discussion on the demise of a non-commercial free-to-air broadcasting service in NZ, what it means for an informed citizenry in a democracy, and what the future might hold. With guest panellists: David Beatson (former producer, TVNZ); Lorraine Isaacs (former chair, NZ On Air); Paul Norris (Head, NZ Broadcasting School, CPIT); Colin Peacock (Radio NZ National, formerly with the BBC World Service) and Dr Erika Pearson (Lecturer, Media, Fil
The Cuban Missile Crisis: regional perspectives 50 years on [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Antoni Kapcia, Professor Hal Klepak, Dr Carlos Alzugaray Treto | October 2012 marks the 50th anniversary of the Cuban missile crisis. This panel will re-evaluate the impact of the crisis on relations both within the Americas and between the superpowers. Antoni Kapcia is professor in Latin American history, University of Nottingham. Hal Klepak is professor of history and warfare studies at the Royal Military College of Canada. Carlos Alzugaray Treto is professor at the Cent
The FAVOR project - University of Southampton final report
The FAVOR project - University of Southampton final report.
The FAVOR project - Aston University final report
The FAVOR project - Aston University final report.
This is an inspirational video for teachers and parents. It could be shown to teachers at a faculty meeting, etc. to give encouragement. (05:13)
"This is part of my final project for Foundations, Issues, and Trends. The underlying point of this video is behavior and the discouraging factors dealing with our present-day behavioral situation."
ISS Update - Oct. 18, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Oct. 18, 2012.
U.S. Morning Call: Morgan Stanley beats revenue forecast
Oct 18 - Morgan Stanley posted a third-quarter loss per share of $0.55, but beat revenue estimates with a net $7.6 billion.