Ethical Issues in Public Health
Lectures and small group discussions focus on ethical theory and current ethical issues in public health and health policy, including resource allocation, the use of summary measures of health, the right to health care, and conflicts between autonomy and health promotion efforts. Student evaluation based on class participation, a group project, and a paper evaluating ethical issues in the student's area of public health specialization.
Training Methods and Continuing Education for Health Workers
This course in Training Methods and Continuing Education for Health Workers identifies the role of training and continuing education as an important component of health service and personnel management. Participants will be guided through the steps of planning training and continuing education activities for a range of health workers from managers to village volunteers. The course draws on real life examples from community-directed onchocerciasis control, village health worker programs, and pate
Het spijt me, ik kan niet komen
At the end of this unit you can politely decline a formal invitation for a family dinner on a greeting card.
Eminence Organic VitaSkin Vitamins For Skin Health
By: shawnanel20 Kind of a newer concept, but lets improve your skin's beauty from the inside out. In this video founder and owner of Eminence skincare Boldijarre Koronczay explains how to make your skin shine by taking internal supplements. http://www.skincarebyalana.com/eminence-organics/
Six Traits of Writing Sentence Fluency
This 2:20 video features a presentation done by Laura Beltchenko at a staff development workshop. The video quality is poor, but she provides several examples of how to encourage students to improve their fluency.
History of Royal Weddings
Royal marriages have changed in the last century. They were once purely political affairs, matching a prince up with a princess of another royal family. This 2:34 video explains the reason for many such marriages with the emphasis on current marriages.
"Dear John" by David Mason (poetry reading)
David Mason is Poet Laureate of Colerado. He teaches and is a reader in the Poetry Out Loud movement intended to widen interest in poetry. He says, ""Having beautiful language in your head is one of the great ways of being a human being" http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/david-mason I find the poetry of John Frederick Nims particularly endearing. Out of fairness, I confess that David Mason doesn't find me endearing: he says that I am "All voice and no brain" which makes me feel like the
Dean Ornish on the world's killer diet
3:22 Stop wringing your hands over AIDS, cancer and the avian flu. Cardiovascular disease kills more people than everything else combined -- and it’s mostly preventable. Dr. Dean Ornish explains how changing our eating habits will save lives. TED.com
2012 Scholarship Video Contest Montage
Sixteen U of M students have won scholarships totaling $30,000 for their short videos on the theme 'What I'm driven to discover.'
For Alum, BSB Means Broadway Show Business
By combining her passion for the arts and her expertise in marketing, Carlson School of Management BSB graduate Anna Pitera is doing what she loves as the marketing coordinator for Hennepin Theatre Trust. For more information on the Carlson School of Management visit www.CarlsonSchool.umn.edu
FDR: A Voice of Hope
This four minute video explains who the actions of the man elected in 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt, was a reassuring presence for many Americans through the trials of the Great Depression. It presents his manner, ideas, and accomplishments that brought the New Deal to life. Excellent overview and shows how this was possible by the Republican Party working with the Democratic Party.
Polar Bears - Feeling the Heat with Jeff Corwin
This three minute video episode shows Jeff Corwin explaining the
iconic polar bear and detrimental effects that global warming is having in the Arctic as the sea ice they need to survive slowly melts away. A good video for science or endangered species lessons.
Haunted History of Halloween
Halloween was originally called Samhain and marked the end of the harvest season for Celtic farmers. This slow loading video explains the history of the day.
Economics - Fixed, Variable, and Marginal Cost
During this twelve-minute video Sal Khan discusses average fixed, variable, and marginal cost.
Excellent video in which Sojourner Truth (an actress obviously) tells about her personal experience. This is great for Black History Month or Famous Women Month. Her "Ain't I a Woman" speech is fantastic.
The Triangle Song teaches some basics about equilateral triangles, isosceles triangles and scalene triangles. It will help kids learn the number of congruent sides in each type of triangle.
Biography: Charles A. Lindbergh: The Crowded Idol
The triumphs and tragedies of Lindbergh, who conquered of the Atlantic and was a reclusive hero, are explored from childhood to old age. Hosted by Peter Graves. This is an excellent video about Lindbergh's life. (37 minutes)
Help Queens win a Shorty Award
Who says size matters? Not Ms. Betty! She knows that, though Queens is small, it's a big leader in social media. Do you agree? Tell the Shorty Awards why! http://www.shortyawards.com/QueensUniv
Urban Youth Conference Promo
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Urban Youth Conference Promo Dr. Kathleen Heide is licensed psychotherapist, University of South Florida Professor of Criminology and author. Heide studies violence in children, has evaluated hundreds of troubled kids and has testified in court many times. Heide is the author of two widely acclaimed books on juvenile homicide. She has won six awards for teaching excellence and has served as member of more than 10 community and state boards of dire
Under the Microscope #2
In this video Dr Chris Forman shows us his incredible images of a fruit fly foot and beetle antenna. Under the Microscope is a collection of videos that capture glimpses of the natural and man-made world in stunning close-up. They will be released every Monday and Thursday for the next couple of months and you can see them here: http://bit.ly/A6bwCE Dr Forman: "Nature has found remarkable ways of using small amounts of energy to combine common elements such as carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and hyd