Diversity Week - " Out of Diversity: We Speak"
Diversity Week 2011 Facilitated by Dr. Jody Lisberger, Women's Studies Program; Dr. Robert Carothers, Academic Affairs; Dr. Adam Roth, Communication Studies; Dr. Ian Reyes, Communication Studies; Dr. Mercedes Rivero Hudec, Chemical Engineering; Dr. Jeremiah Dyehouse, Writing & Rhetoric; and students who will be speaking about their lives in relation to diversity
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Supporters oppose Tymoshenko prison sentence
Oct.12 - Ukrainians react sharply to the sentencing of former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, jailed for seven years on charges of abuse of office. Nick Rowlands reports.
Bhutan prepares for royal wedding
Oct. 12 - Excitement in Bhutan as popular King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk is set to marry in a traditional ceremony. Simon Hanna reports.
Greek musician Yanni adopts panda.
Greek musician Yanni adopts panda baby in China. Mike Davidson reports.
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Ciencia y Tecnología de los Materiales (2011)
Esta asignatura trata de relacionar las técnicas de procesado, la estructura y las propiedades con el comportamiento de los materiales. Además, pretende transmitir un conocimiento básico de las distintas familias de materiales habitualmente utilizados en las aplicaciones industriales (metales, cerámicos y vidrios, polímeros y compuestos). En ella, se definen, analizan, evalúan y comparan las propiedades físico-mecánicas de los materiales industriales y de construcción. Por último, da a
Update in Gynecologic Cancer
Fidel A. Velea, MD, from Duke Gynecologic Oncology, talks about gynecologic cancers and the unique problems, risk factors, and distinct symptoms that are associated with them.
Nicholas L. Tilney Francis D. Moore Distinguished Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Todd Rakoff Byrne Professor of Administrative Law, Harvard Law School
The Power of Theater
Diane Paulus Artistic Director, American Repertory Theater Professor of the Practice of Theater, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Blackboard 9 - Adaptive Release
Britain's legacy of slavery (UCL)
Professor Catherine Hall (UCL History) and her team in the project Legacies of British Slave-ownership are examining how modern Britain, from its art collections and grand buildings to its financial institutions, has been built on the wealth generated from slavery. The project is tracing the slave owners who benefitted from the £20m paid in compensation in the 1830s and where this money subsequently went. In this video, Professor Hall reflects on the texts of two women from the 19th century --
Differences in STEM Baccalaureate Attainment by Ethnicity
Kimberly Koledoye, John R. Slate, Sheila Joyner
In this study, we examined the extent to which differences were present in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) baccalaureate a
13.10.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die führenden deutschen Wirtschaftsforschungsinstitute sehen die Bundesrepublik vor einer harten konjunkturellen Bremsung. Eine Rezession könne aber knapp vermieden werden, wenn die europäischen Regierungen es schafften, die Euro-Schuldenkrise einzudämmen, heißt es im Herbstgutachten der Ökonomen, aus dem
Newbie Lesson S4 #28 - Learn This Japanese Before it’s Too Late!
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You ask business representatives a lot of questions. But, I’ll bet that one you ask all the time is, “What are your hours?” In Japan, you’ll find yourself needing to ask this important question frequently. More importantly, you’ll need to understand the person’s reply. This newbie Japanese lesson makes it easy for [...]
Living in Moscow: An Overview
Moscow, a city of contrast and rapid development, has thrown open its doors to business and tourism alike since the collapse of the Soviet Empire. This 3:45 long video provides a quick overview of the city and its change over time. The emphasis on the current Moscow.
Gary Schmidt: 2011 National Book Festival
Author Gary Schmidt appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Gary Schmidt still uses a 1953 Royal typewriter for all of his writing. He is a two-time winner of the Newbery Honor Award, for "Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy" and "The Wednesday Wars." Schmidt is also a professor of English at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich. In his new book, "Okay for Now" (Clarion), Schmidt continues the story of Doug Swieteck from "Wednesday Wars," which he has called "a comedy a
Competitive advantage through new business models
Cambridge Service Alliance's conference 'Service innovation: Competitive advantage through new business models' saw leading industrialists discuss how to improve competitiveness, create jobs and boost their respective economies