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)
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)
Inspirational Story of a Disabled Son and Dedicated Dad
This is the story of Dick and Rick Hoyt, the most inspirational father and son team to race in an Ironman Triathlon. The overwhelming message in this 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. (06:39)
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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Lecture 28, April 19
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures - Lecture 28, April 19 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures > Lecture 28, April 19
The Journey of I.C.Technology from micro (1959) to nano (2009) era.-Part 6.
Summary: This Part 6 of 50 years journey.
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The Tale of the Tulip - Russell Bowes
Freelance garden historian Russell Bowes brings the story of the tulip to life with power, passion and petals!
12.409 Hands-On Astronomy: Observing Stars and Planets (MIT)
This class introduces the student to the use of small telescopes, either for formal research or as a hobby. This course covers background for and techniques of visual observation, electronic imaging, and spectroscopy of the Moon, planets, satellites, stars, and brighter deep-space objects. Weekly outdoor observing sessions using 8-inch diameter telescopes when weather permits. Indoor sessions introduce needed skills. Introduction to contemporary observational astronomy including astronomical com