SUNY Oswego Quest: Damaris Dunn
Student Damaris Dunn discusses her two presentations at Quest, April 18, SUNY Oswego's daylong celebration of scholarly and creative activities. She also talks about what she enjoys about Quest, which offers hundreds of presentations, posters and performances from students, faculty and staff -- all free and open to the public. For more info, visit http://www.oswego.edu/quest. Video by SUNY Oswego student Blair Adour.
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IDS336 Session 12 Spring 2012
Jazz in the Modern Era with Chet Hanley 04/10/12
Mavis Leno on Activism
Mavis Leno, Chair of the Feminist Majority Foundation talks about activism with Thunderbird School of Global Management Interim President-Designate Barbara Barrett on April 10, 2012. The event, sponsored by the YWCA Maricopa County, is part of the Women's Empowerment Series.
Crafting a Vision Dr Vega- excerpt
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The Abolitionist Movement
In the decades before the Civil War, anti-slavery sentiment sparked an abolitionist movement that employed risky and radical tactics to bring an end to slavery. In this video clip, learn about the actions the abolitionist movements took to begin an end to slavery. (3:26)
3.052 Nanomechanics of Materials and Biomaterials (MIT)
This course focuses on the latest scientific developments and discoveries in the field of nanomechanics, the study of forces and motion on extremely tiny (10-9 m) areas of synthetic and biological materials and structures. At this level, mechanical properties are intimately related to chemistry, physics, and quantum mechanics. Most lectures will consist of a theoretical component that will then be compared to recent experimental data (case studies) in the literature. The course begins with a ser
Civil War's Greatest Myth
The institution of slavery was not the reason the Civil War was fought. This war was fought on the affirmation of state’s rights, a separate southern culture, high taxes, banking regulations, and much more. In this video clip, learn about the true reasons the Civil War was fought. (2:41)
Galileo y sin embargo se mueve - parte 8 de 12
En 1633, la inquisición sometió a Galileo Galillei a un proceso en el que se vio obligado a ponerse de rodillas y abjurar de sus teorías acerca del movimiento de la tierra.
Según cuenta la tradición, al levantarse murmuró: "!Eppur, si muove!"
("!y sin embargo, se mueve!") lo que demostraría que, a pesar de la
"confesión", seguía pensando del mismo modo.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal
In this video clip, learn how President Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal got the American economy back on track, and which components of his New Deal still have a major impact on society today. (1:54)
Dick and Rick Hoyt: Inspirational Story of a Disabled Son and Dedicated Dad
This is the story of Dick & Rick Hoyt, the most inspirational father and son team to race in an Ironman Triathlon. The overwhelming message in this 6:40 minute video is that you can do anything. Great for athletes or for special ed children ~ as well as regular classroom children to promote compassion and understanding.
Hoover Dam: True Giant
The awe-inspiring Hoover Dam was built in the 1930s from enough concrete to create a two-lane highway from Los Angeles to Boston. The dam provided jobs to unemployed men during the Great Depression. In this video clip, learn how and why the dam was built and what interesting art flourishes does it contain. (3:22)
Roosevelt Opens Boulder Dam
In this newsreel clip from1936, watch as President Roosevelt starts the turbines of the Boulder Dam also known as Hoover Dam. (1:56)
Henry J. Kaiser Builds Hoover Dam and U.S. Warships
From photography to engineering, Henry Kaiser's love for a young lady spurred him to build the Hoover Dam and great Liberty ships. In this video clip, learn more about Henry J. Kaiser’s life and his ideas for the construction of Hoover Dam. (3:58)
Test-Taking Strategies 1 (of 12): Eliminating Wrong Answers
This four minute video provides a series of tips on how to improve test taking strategies and learn the best strategies for improving scores on multiple-choice tests.
Test-Taking Strategies 2 (of 12): Working Backwards
This 2:50 video offers tips to doing better on multiple-choice tests using math problems.
How to Take a Multiple-Choice Test
To get higher marks on multiple-choice tests, follow these simple guidelines, according to the narrator of this 3:10 video. Lots of good ideas that should be reviewed by the students to gain the most from these answers.
Reuters Breakingviews: Expect more foreign CEOs in Japan
April 20 - A string of frustrated foreign CEOs in Japan have left their companies. But don't blame the corporate culture - it's more about a move towards better governance. And foreign bosses will keep coming.
Técnicas Experimentales en Biología Celular
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