Preparing for Public Speaking
http://graduatestudies.concordia.ca/gradproskills GradProSkills is a new graduate and processional skills training program at Concordia University launched in August 2011. Rea Nolan, part-time faculty member, Department of Theatre, Concordia University, offers tips on how to prepare for public speaking experiences.
Connecting Through MIT
WiTricity CTO Morris Kesler discusses his company's MIT roots and the value of being connected to the larger MIT community.
Advanced Audio Blog S5 #2 - Top 10 Japanese Holidays: Obon/The Lantern Festival
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your friend tells you in Japanese that you have to go with him to run an errand today. You expect to stop by the grocery store or the bank, but instead, he takes you to a graveyard in his Japanese hometown. You explain that graveyards freak you out since you watched [...]
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Spiders Jump With Deadly Accuracy in Green Light
Researchers have discovered a unique visual attribute that jumping spiders use in attacking and catching prey. The arachnids use what is called image defocus-proven in part by videos that show spiders jumping with deadly accuracy in green light (and fumbling in red).
Biggest Physics Discovery of this Century
By: EinsteinGravitydotcom Magnetism is caused by the Bernoulli effect. The Bernoulli effect is to Pressure - as Gravity is to electrical-mass Pressure.
Writing and Experience: Crossing Borders, Fall 2010
In this era of globalization, many of us have multi- or bi-cultural, multilingual or bilingual backgrounds, and even if we don't have such a background, we need urgently to understand the experiences of people who do. You will very likely work outside the United States at some point in your future; you will almost certainly work with people who speak more than one language, whose ancestry or origins are in a country other than the U.S., who have crossed borders of nation, language, culture, clas
Israel: History, Politics, Culture, and Identity, Spring 2011
The course provides the students a basic understanding of modern Israeli history, politics, culture and identity through lectures, discussions and projects. Among the topics to be explored are: ideational, institutional and material foundations of the state of Israel; Israeli national identity, Israeli society, economy, and foreign and security policies.
Virtual Graffiti Three-Dimensional Paint Tools for Conceptual Modeling in Upfront
This chapter describes several limitations present in current 3-D programs used for conceptual design and then introduces a new threedimensional paint tool, as implemented in a beta version of Alias Upfront, that attempts to deal with some of those limitations.
Exercise & ADHD
Exercise & ADHD. Part of the series: Drug-Free ADHD Treatment Options. Exercise releases dopamine, which really helps the symptoms of ADHD. Learn how to exercise to control your disorder in this video clip from a medical professional. (1:15)
University of Memphis 2012 Employee Service Awards Twenty Five Year Category.
University of Memphis 2012 Employee Service Awards Twenty Five Year Category. Celebrating You! A Special Centennial Celebration October 24, 2012
Adjacent Right Triangle Problems
This video shows a drawing of two adjacent right triangles and stresses that using the shared side is key to solving problems involving adjacent right triangles. ( 3:19)
6.033: Computer Systems Engineering - Lecture 1 Recorded on 2/8/12
Recorded on 2/8/12
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The gun is part of America's creation story. Gunsmith George Suiter describes the technology of this potent tool.
Summer Institute Workshop 7/22/10
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds