Lt. Gen. Arvydas Pocius inducted into IF Hall of Fame
Lithuanian Lt. Gen. Arvydas Pocius, Chief of Defence of the Republic of Lithuania and U.S Army War College Class of 2004 graduate, became the 37th member of the USAWC International Fellows Hall of Fame during a ceremony Oct. 21 in Bliss Hall.
Berlusconi readies exit, stocks rise
Nov 8 - Wall Street rallied one percent after Italy's embattled Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said he would step down after a current austerity budget passes parliament. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Brain Teaser #14
Sunday Service - 10/30/2011 - Sam Wells
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr. Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "Forming, Norming, Storming, Reforming. Opening excerpt from the sermon: (36:45) "Stop me if I'm telling your story. You learned from your church or your parents that God the Father made you, nurtured you, and cares for the smallest detail in your life; that Christ came to find you, and died for you, and that when you see the nail-marks in Christ's hands you see how much God loves you; that
Multi-Dimensional Recruiting: Electronic Evidence Breaking Traditions
Paul Watkins, Ruth Ann Roberts
An electronic performance portfolio can lift a candidate off the resume page and on to a virtual stage. A principal can literally watch as the teacher candidate performs on the classroom stage. […]
DMC TV: Veterans Office Dedication Ceremony
On Oct. 21, 2011, Del Mar College celebrated the opening of its new Veterans Office in the Harvin Student Center on the East Campus of Del Mar College. The event coincided with the 2011 Veterans Summit hosted by U.S. Rep Blake Farenthold on the College's East Campus.
San Diego, 1940s
This 2:41 long video is a copy of an old film about this city.
Basically, a tourist travel piece, but provides some insights that might be of value to those who want to see this part of America in earlier days.
I Corinthians 13
From the movie A.D. Very beautiful clip, and a great movie.
Love is... as described by the apostle Paul in CH. 13 of his first letter to the Corinthians. Use with New Testament studies. (3:59)
Number Bonds are Pairs of Friends
This video clip demonstrates in a fun song the bonds between numbers 0 through 9 that add up to equal the number 10. (1:21)
Inside the News: Risk appetite lifted on Greek bailout hopes
Nov. 4 - Intense European pressure has forced Greece to seek political consensus on a new bailout plan instead of holding a referendum after EU leaders raised the prospect of a Greek exit from the euro.
Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory
The Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (SU) is a cooperative effort among 13 faculty from the Departments of Geography-Earth Science, Biology, and Teacher Education. The goal of the laboratory is to provide intensive undergraduate field training through collection and analysis of related hydrologic, geologic, biologic, and geographic data from a single watershed, establish a comprehensive statistical and spatial watershed database
Data analysis: as real world as it gets
In Data Analysis: As Real World As It Gets, we feature resources for teaching about data and statistics as supported by the NCTM Standards (NCTM, 2000). Data collection and analysis can be an avenue into the meaningful mathematics and problem-solving skills needed by students in the twenty-first century. And an answer to the student question, Why do we have to study math? can be found when teaching mathematics with a real-world statistics approach.
Repubican Rally, Capehart Farms, Daviess County, Indiana, August 27, 1938
Indiana Senator, Homer E. Capehart owned Capehart Farms in Daviess County near Washington, Indiana. On August 27, 1938, he organized the Republican Cornfield Convention to be held on his land. The many tents and activities that were set up drew thousands of visitors.,Daviess County Journey,On verso of photograph: "Republican Rally, Capehart farms, 8/27/38"
St. Joseph's College, Collegeville, Jasper County, Indiana
St. Joseph's College was founded in 1889 and opened in 1891. In its early years it was both a high school and junior college. It became a four year college in 1936 and remained all male until 1968. The current enrollment is over 1,000 students. The Main Building (now Drexel Hall) was constructed in 1888 and originally served as an Indian mission school.,Jasper County Journey
Paper Mill on the Canal at Delphi, Near Pittsburg, Indiana
The town of Pittsburg is about a mile west of Delphi on the west side of the Wabash River. Platted in 1836, the canal port had numerous businesses by the 1850s, including mills, cabinet shops, tailor, cooper and shoe shops, and manufacturing.
Lancaster Covered Bridge, Carroll County, Indiana
The Lancaster covered bridge in Carroll County, Indiana is just east of Owasco. Built in 1870 and still standing today it spans 140 feet over Wildcat Creek.
How to Tie the Perfect Bow with a Ribbon
This 1:44 video shows how to tie ribbons to add a special touch to gifts. It moves fairly rapidly and so it may have to be stopped after each movement is shown.
How to Lose Weight with Water
Whether it's in you or you're in it, water is a great way to lose weight, according to this 1:17 long video. It has many statistics and suggestions on how it can be used to the benefit of one's health.
Cherry Blossom Festival Washington DC
For over a hundred years, the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington DC have heralded the arrival of Spring. This 2:30 video explains the history of the Cherry trees and the celebration that surrounds them.