James Baldwin: Mini Bio
James Baldwin's written works made him an important spokesman of the Civil Rights Movement. His essays explored the black experience in America and his novel,"Giovanni's Room," was one of the first to tackle homosexuality. In this video clip, learn more about James Baldwin. (3:59)
Introduction to the Volcano symposium
Stephen Whitefield, head of the Department of Politics and International Relations, gives an introduction to the Volcano symposium: a series of talks discussing the causes of and possible solutions to the current global crisis.
Unlocking Comet Secrets: A Comet's Tale
This is a short video following a scientist quest to document, and study a comets nucleus. This video explains where you can find the comets nucleus and how difficult it could be to document one. (2:21)
Absolute Beginner S2 #23 - Beware of Japanese Monkeys
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Hiking in Japan offers many spectacular views of the Japanese landscape below and surrounding mountains. You’ve been several times with your Japanese friends, but each time you go, you tire out long before your friends. You just do not enjoy the outdoors! Although you enjoy the views of Japan, you often [...]
TALAT Lecture 3710: Case Study on Can Making
This lecture gives a background of the design and manufacturing processes of food and beverage cans, which are produced by drawing and drawing & ironing of rolled aluminium alloys. It draws attention to the challenge for materials and production engineers to fulfill contradicting demands and requirements for the production of cans and easy-open lids in a very competitive market. It demonstrates that optimization of all parameters, i.e. design, manufacturing and materials, has resulted in sheet m
Dr Jon Dart - 60 seconds research
Dr Jon Dart, Senior Lecturer in Sports Policy and the Sociology of Sport in the School of Sport describes his research interests in just sixty seconds.
Pocahontas: Mischief and Joy
Pocahontas' people, the Powhatan tribe, were led by her father, Wahunsunacock. In the 1590's the Powhatan people were in an advanced level of their civilization. In this video clip, learn more about Pocahontas and the Powhatan people. (2:17)
2012 Tsinghua Management Global Forum
A global platform for scholars, high-level business people and politicians to exchange views on business practices and policies in China and the world.
Session 9: Metric - Referrers (also known as referring sites) & Traffic sources In this session you will be introduced to peer assessment, also referred to as peer critiquing and peer feedback.
Purpose/Aim of this session
In this session you will be introduced to peer assessment, also referred to as peer critiquing and peer feedback.
LBR412 Session 11 Fall 2012
Labor Law with J. David Sackman 11/17/12 Guest: Jonathan Handel
Google’s Chade-Meng Tan Wants You to Search Inside Yourself for Inner (and World) Peace
Chade-Meng Tan (Meng) was among the earliest engineers to be hired at Google. Since 2007, he has been running a seven-week personal growth program called Search Inside Yourself, whose mission is to promote peace and harmony through the cultivation of emotional intelligence among Google employees. Meng has now written a book titled, Search Inside Yourself: The Unexpected Path to Achieving Success, Happiness (and World Peace) to share these tools and techniques with companies everywhere.
"No Boundaries by Nicolas Collins" by Nicolas Collins
Audience Award R.A.W. Video student contest 2012 Nicholas Collins (Film Program) "No Boundaries by Nicolas Collins" ranked highest among student favs for his film that involves about a dozen students helping with tasks from acting to directing to working the grip. Student comments: "Great humor, editing, and quality . . . while still giving you a view inside of CCA." "I think it is well constructed and well edited and has a slight comedy that is sophisticated and reflective. ... intelligent
Human Trafficking in a city near you
Our awareness campaign has exposed areas close to home in the state of Missouri that have been affected by human trafficking. Presentations by student groups reported the findings of research dealing with a contemporary social issue that affects our community. Each presentation identifies and critically explores how the three pillars of MSU's public affairs mission — ethical leadership, cultural competence, community engagement — relate to the topic. Learn more about Missouri State's pu
ABC 123 Energizing Brain Break
In this video, high school students help demonstrate a brain break by saying their numbers out loud while spelling their letters in the air, all at the same time! (01:29)
1.223J Transportation Policy, Strategy, and Management (MIT)
This class surveys the current concepts, theories, and issues in strategic management of transportation organizations. It provides transportation logistics and engineering systems students with an overview of the operating context, leadership challenges, strategies, and management tools that are used in today's public and private transportation organizations. The following concepts, tools, and issues are presented in both public and private sector cases: alternative models of decision-making, st
Creative way to Teach Spanish-Grammar through Gong
In this video a Spanish teacher is teaching his class vocabulary and grammar through song. An educational, yet fun way to engage students and keep them focused on the assignment. The ages are middle-school age, 12-15. (03:36)
From Theater to Laboratory || Radcliffe Institute
From Theater to Laboratory 00:00 Introduction by Alex Csiszar, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University 02:37 Markus Krajewski, Associate Professor of Media History, Bauhaus University, Weimar 30:21 Tiffany Stern, Professor of English, University College, Oxford University 1:02:35 Q&A moderated by Alex Csiszar 11/2/2012
Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Mary Teagarden, Ph.D., talks about market opportunities in China. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Sergio Fajardo and Emmaneul Saez, "Inequality Across the Americas"
"Inequality: A Dialogue for the Americas" is a path-breaking series that connects political leaders and scholars from Latin America to their counterparts in the United States by means of intercontinental video-conferencing. It creates an ongoing dialogue on the nature of inequality in the United States and Latin America, paving the way for future conversations and collaboration. Sergio Fajardo was elected governor of Antioquia (economically the most important province of Colombia) in 2011. As M