I don't like it!
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to understand a discussion on a radio program about eating habits.
G-zero and the end of the "9/11" era top 2012 risks: Bremmer
Jan. 4 - Eurasia Group president Ian Bremmer discusses the biggest risks facing the markets in 2012 and says the next phase in the middle east and the post-9/11 environment pose the greatest uncertainty.
Diet resolutions boost business
Jan. 4 - New Year's resolutions to lose weight and exercise more lead to a boost in business for diet companies and fitness centers - with proven results. Jill Bennett reports.
Meryl Streep at Iron Lady premiere in London
Jan. 04 - Academy Award winning actress Meryl Streep says she admires many of Margaret Thatcher's qualities.
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.
GoNUxstream Game Recap - Women's Basketball vs. Old Dominion - Jan. 8, 2012
The Northeastern Huskies took on the Old Dominion Monarchs at Solomon Court in a high-scoring, nail-biting, back and forth game. Old Dominion won by 3.
Galapagos Land Iguana--An Overview
This very short video gives excellent real life footage of a Galapagos Land Iguana. This species of Galapagos Land Iguana is very large, growing to lengths of over a meter. The short head is blunt and the back legs are thick and powerful, with long sharp claws on the toes. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
"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
Sixty Years of Normative Production in the Council of Europe: The Legal Nature, Elaboration, Challen
Manuel Lezertua, Director of Legal Advice and Public International Law (Jurisconsult), Council of Europe: gives the sixth talk for The Evolution of International Norms and Norm Entrepreneurship: The Council of Europe in Comparative Perspective This one-day workshop will bring together officials and researchers working on the Council of Europe and international norms more generally. Our emphasis on the Council of Europe gives a concrete empirical starting point for consideration of international
Derecho Constitucional II (grupos B, D y E - Licenciado en Derecho) (Curso académico 2009/2010)
Derecho constitucional, fuentes del derecho, jurisdicción constitucional, derechos fundamentales, libertades públicas, teoría general, estado autonómico ;
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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.