The orchestral parts to Ravel's Tzigane for violin and orchestra.
Syria-Iraq Relations: from state formation to the Arab uprising [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Raymond Hinnebusch | Editor's note: The question and answer session has been removed from this podcast. This talk will examine Iraq-Syria relations with the aim of using their changing relations as indicators of changes in the regional states and regional states system. It will therefore use the current relationship as emblematic of the current state of the states system in MENA. Raymond Hinnebusch is professor of international relations and Middle East politics at the Univ
The Authors Corner - Short Stories from the Stock Market (Extended Interview)
Professor Amit Kumar teaches at Rutgers Business School. His new book 'Short Stories from the Stock Market' uses case studies to illustrate the short selling framework in practice. It draws upon examples from past research by Artham Capital Partners as well as research contributed by Off Wall Street, a short-focused independent research firm, based in Cambridge, MA, with a strong track record that spans two decades. The book illustrates how successful short investment theses are not based on the
Q methodology is a technique for modelling viewpoints, that was developed by William Stephenson (1902-1989). This animation, intended for a general audience, provides a short non-technical introduction to the methodology, outlining the different stages involved in conducting a Q study. The animation was funded by the UK Higher Education Academy, as part of the National Teaching Fellow 'Assessing Students at Masters level' project, Assimilate.
Where next for public health in the era of austerity?
This event was the second in a series of master class lectures jointly staged by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University bringing together relevant senior figures and academics from across the city and surrounding region.
The twenty-first century has seen a growth in political, environmental and economic insecurity in the context of global recession, population ageing and climate change. Responding to these threats involves rethinking how we work together, care for ourselves,
1.782 Environmental Engineering Masters of Engineering Project (MIT)
This class is one of the core requirements for the Environmental Masters of Engineering program. It is designed to teach about environmental engineering through the use of case studies, computer software tools, and seminars from industrial experts. Case studies provide the basis for group projects as well as individual theses. Past case studies have included the MMR Superfund site on Cape Cod; restoration of the Florida Everglades; dredging of Boston Harbor; local watershed trading programs; app
Our World: Snowflakes
Snowflakes are actually a history of what was happening in the atmosphere as the snowflake formed and fell to the ground. Find out how you can help NASA scientists study different types of snowflakes to learn about the atmosphere and changes in climate. (04:15)
ClemsonLIFE, a program supported by student tuition and donations, is a two year program incorporating functional academics, independent living, employment,and social/leisure skills in a public university setting with the goal of producing self-sufficient young adults. Lead instructor Sarah Daniel Conklin explains, students successfully completing the two year program will receive a certificate of postsecondary education. For select students, an optional third year is available to assist with j
15.098 Special Seminar in Applied Probability and Stochastic Processes (MIT)
This seminar is intended for doctoral students and discusses topics in applied probability. This semester includes a variety of fields, namely statistical physics (local weak convergence and correlation decay), artificial intelligence (belief propagation algorithms), computer science (random K-SAT problem, coloring, average case complexity) and electrical engineering (low density parity check (LDPC) codes).
Bridal party falls into lake during photos
Dan and Jackie Anderson's wedding began with a splash over the weekend, when the couple and the the bridal party of 20 plunged into a lake after a pier collapsed.
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How best to communicate with communities affected by disaster? Case Studies from Typhoon Haiyan
This seminar will investigate how different technologies were used by CDAC Network Members in the immediate response to Typhoon Haiyan, focusing particularly on how needs assessment data was collected, shared and acted upon. This seminar will investigate how different technologies were used by CDAC Network Members in the immediate response to Typhoon Haiyan, focusing particularly on how needs assessment data was collected, shared and acted upon. The session will discuss some of the challenges fa
Alternative Time Representation in Dopamine Models
Données originales publiées dans l'article: Rivest, F, Kalaska, J.F., Bengio, Y. (2009) Alternative time representation in dopamine models. Journal of Computational Neuroscience. doi:10.1007/s10827-009-0191-1,Groupe de recherche sur le système nerveux central, Département d'informatique et de recherche opérationnelle, Département de physiologie.,Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada, Fonds de la recherche en santé du Québec.
i5 Biology App for iOS
'These five sentences for each i5 Biology chapter will help you organize and clear up the most important concepts in any high school, Advanced Placement ®, or college biology course. Every topic is covered in just FIVE easy to understand sentences with helpful examples. If you can answer every sentence, you will be very successful in your course. There are no guarantees that come with this app, just a lot of useful information without the fluff contained in your expen$ive textbooks.'This app
Thai protesters celebrate Coronation Day with prayers to topple Prime Minister
May 5 - Thai anti-government protesters hold mass Coronation Day celebrations to kick off their latest campaign aimed at ousting the Yingluck administration. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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