E-Portfolio Toolkit - Booklet
This E-Portfolio Toolkit is based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University. We use an E-Portfolio to assess our students on their period abroad because we think it encourages them to fully engage with culture(s) and language of the target country and to reflect on the resulting cultural and linguistic development. As part of our project, we have also developed a set of learning activities and materials,
Adobe Lightroom 3: Camera to Email FAST!
It's SO easy to shoot a batch of images, import them into Lightroom, prepare them, and export them ready to email to others. We'll get an overview of the process in this jump-start.
Checklist - Work Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Research methodologies for evaluating enterprise education: a tale of a study.
This paper reports on the experience of the researchers in designing and applying a research approach for evaluating a project using a longitudinal design
Ukrainian protesters refuse to leave until demands are met
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Euro Maidan protesters say they will not leave Kiev's Independence Square until their demands are met. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters
Marmots in the back country of Colorado
Marmots are in the same family as squirrels, prairie dogs, and chipmunks but are the largest rodent of the group. Marmots are mistaken for prairie dogs because they have similar colored fur, small tails, and a rounded head.
Movement of Blood cells (view at the cellular level)
The circulatory system of humans is closed, meaning that blood is enclosed by blood vessels. This image is that of an open system, meaning the blood moves freely throughout the body. In both systems, blood is pumped to the tissues of the body and then nutrients diffuse into the cells of those tissues.
Daphnia (zoomed on floating blood cells)
These pin drops are the clearly defined blood cells of the Daphnia. We are only able to see the cells with use of a microscope. Keep in mind that the cells are not confined in any blood vessel (called an open circulatory system) and freely float throughout the body.
SEDS-II: Before and After Deployment
An animation of the sub-satellite dynamics of Small Expendable Deployer System Mission II
North Atlantic Ocean Current Velocity
Three-dimensional General Circulation Models divide the ocean into a rectangular grid with layered vertical columns. This North Atlantic model uses a 1-6-degree grid with 37 layers. It captured 30 years of velocity, sea-surface temperature, and salinity. The model realistically separates the Gulf Stream from the Florida coast. A feature as small as the Gulf Stream had not appeared in lower-resolution models.
HoloGlobe: Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly on a Globe
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.
Great Lakes SeaWiFS False Color Stills
SeaWiFS false color (chlorophyll-phytoplankton levels) ocean and true color land of the Great Lakes for 36 dates from September 15, 1997 to August 2, 1998
Urban Growth: Washington, District of Columbia
Starting with a view of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, the D.C. border and the Beltway fade in. The view then pushes in, indicating urban growth with red dots. Data sets for 1973, 1980, 1985, 1990, and 1996 are presented chronologically.
2011 URI Black Scholar Awards Ceremony
The 14th Annual Black Scholar Awards Program recognized outstanding Black graduating seniors who have excelled in areas such as leadership, community service, arts, sciences, and research. The 2011 Onyx Senior Honor Society was inducted during the program. Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, Class of 1999, gave the keynote speech. He is a sports commentator for the NPR program, The Takeway and author of Green Deen.
Green tips for students at the University of Memphis.
Ten things you can do in your dorm room or on campus to help save energy and resources from the University of Memphis.
Maurice Hamovitch Interview
In this video, the late Maurice Hamovitch, professor emeritus and former dean of the USC School of Social Work, discusses his career and life in the field of social work, including the 43 years he spent at USC. Hamovitch was a distinguished sociologist who was personally responsible for many significant contributions to both social work and medical literature. Hamovitch was interviewed by Paul E. Hadley on April 19, 1995, as part of the USC Emeriti Center's H. Dale Hilton Living History Proje
Sunday Service - 5/8/2011 - Bruce Puckett
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Bruce Puckett delivers a sermon entitled "Wrong Question, Right Answer." Bulletin: http://bit.ly/k8keUl
Preview Highlights from 2011 Graduate Commencement -- College of Charleston
The complete 2011 Graduate Commencement is posted on YouTube at this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUbEch2MmnU College of Charleston Class of 2011 Profile: http://www.cofc.edu/about/graduation-class-profiles/index.php
Elon University School of Education
A quick look into the School of Education at Elon University, narrated by Dean David Cooper.
Professor Kevin Otos explains his SURF project
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