Apple looks to make a dent with iPhone 4S
Oct. 14 - Apple Inc's new iPhone went on sale in stores across the globe prompting thousands to queue around city blocks to snap up the final gadget unveiled during Steve Jobs' life. Matt Cowan reports.
Plain Folks - Examples of Persuasion
A video containing multiple examples of the persuasive technique "plain folks" from politics, commercial advertising, and other areas of interest. Questions and information are briefly presented after each example. (12:00)
San Francisco's 1989 Earthquake from the CHP's point of view
This 22 minute video shows how the California Highway Patrol went into action after this quake hit and their actions. This is a good video to show students who are not aware of what the police do and how this type of tragic event can cause the video is exceptional in its images. A must watch for all students either studying geology as well as those doing community studies. Exceptional, but may be too intense for some students. A great video to start students thinking about their plans for
"Lamentation of the Old Pensioner" by W B Yeats (poetry reading)
Although I shelter from the rain Under a broken tree My chair was nearest to the fire In every company That talked of love or politics, Ere Time transfigured me. Though lads are making pikes again For some conspiracy, And crazy rascals rage their fill At human tyranny, My contemplations are of Time That has transfigured me. There's not a woman turns her face Upon a broken tree, And yet the beauties that I loved Are in my memory; I spit into the face of Time That has transfigured me.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Normal: Head Shape and Sutures
The head should be closely inspected as part of the neurological examination. There can be molding of the head, which is an expected finding in a newborn. Palpate the sutures and outline the anterior and posterior fontanelles. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
MIT Commencement 2011 Part 1
Procession and Undergrad
WWRC Life Skills
The Road to the Capitol Election Simulation Game
This is not a video, but an interactive game designed to help students understand the United States election process better. Comes with a parent/teacher guide.
Concordia Open House 2011: Portfolio Day Video
Concordia University's Office of Student Recruitment would like to invite you to our Open House on Saturday October 22, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Here is a sneak peek, courtesy of Brian and Matthew, of an aspect of Concordia that you can learn more about on this day. Visit openhouse.concordia.ca to learn more! twitter.com/CUFutureStudent facebook.com/CUFutureStudents
Connecting and sharing with near field communication What's cooler than connecting two machines together by tapping them? Leveraging the power of Near Field Communication (NFC) and the new "tap & go" gesture built into Windows 8, you can build powerful new social apps that enable entirely new scenarios your customers have only dreamed of.
What's cooler than connecting two machines together by tapping them? Leveraging the power of Near Field Communication (NFC) and the new "tap & go" gesture built into Windows 8, you can build powerful new social apps that enable entirely new scenarios your customers have only dreamed of.Author(s):
Citizenship, Immigration, and the European Social Project: Rights and Obligations of Individuality [
Speaker(s): Dr Yasemin Soysal | This lecture addresses the recently intensified European debates and policies on immigrant integration in the context of the broad changes in conceptions and institutions of citizenship. Yasemin Soysal is senior lecturer at the Department of Sociology, University of Essex.
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Windows Server 8 This session will introduce the next release of Windows Server, code-named Windows Server “8”. We will talk about the engineering investments we have done in this release along with their benefits. We will also point out opportunities for developers and hardware partners to expand on the new capabilities in the product. This session will include lots of demos illustrating how Windows Server 8 lets our customers and partners move beyond virtualization and embrace a truly cloud optimized OS
This session will introduce the next release of Windows Server, code-named Windows Server “8”. We will talk about the engineering investments we have done in this release along with their benefits. We will also point out opportunities for developers and hardware partners to expand on the new capabilities in the product. This session will include lots of demos illustrating how Windows Server 8 lets our customers and partners move beyond virtualization and embrace a truly cloud optimized OS
Military Blunders: Stalin's Purges (3:41)
This Military Blunders video clip is about the Great Purge.
The leader of Communist Russia, Joseph Stalin, was paranoid of
opposition. It was this paranoia that led to the Great Purge. He sent
many people to labor camps in Siberia. Some images may be too intense for students.
Wealth Strategies: SEC has right tools for HFT, ETFs: Reed
Oct. 19 - U.S. Senator Jack Reed, a Rhode Island Democrat, discusses the challenges ETFs pose to the SEC after the agency announced a sweeping investigation into their use and possible abuse.
Chuck and Mike discuss the Fairtax
Chuck Norris and Mike Huckabee talk about the fairtax and how it will help all Americans.
Good example of celebrity endorsement. During the conversation, Chuck Norris recalls his discourse with a Saudi Prince visiting America. What type of persuasion is he using with that reference? (01:13)
Shawshank Redemption Escape
Andy escapes from Shawshank. Inspirational scene. I do not own the rights to this movie. Notice how his escape is marked by plunging into water while its raining. What other narratives have cleansing rituals that symbolize transformation? Could this be an example of intertextual referencing?