What next after human capital, infrastructure, and good governance?
It takes more than human capital, infrastructure and good governance to foster economic growth and development, writes Sami Mahroum from INSEAD's campus in Abu Dhabi.
Carbon leakage: EU cap-and-trade rules could do more harm than good
Despite its good intentions, the next phase of EU emissions trading scheme (to be implemented in 2013) could end up doing more harm than good, both to the global environment and to European industries that must comply with the rules, says David Drake, a PhD candidate in Technology and Operations Management at INSEAD.
Descriptive Feedback: Engaging Students in Assessment for Learning
Providing students with descriptive feedback during one-on-one conferencing helps them understand their strengths and next steps in order to successfully complete the given task. Students enjoy the feedback forms and colorful stickers that give them clear directions on what to work on first. This is a great professional development resource to help enhance writing instruction in the elementary classroom. (1:03)
Socialization & Homeschooling
This is part of the series: Homeschooling Advice. Homeschooling can offer many socialization opportunities for both child and parent through homeschool support groups, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and organized field trips. (01:35)
Happy birthday, Thunderbird Russia
The Center for Business Skills Development-Thunderbird Russia celebrates its 15th anniversary on Oct. 4, 2011, in Moscow. http://www.cbsd.ru
2012 Orientation Slideshow Session 7
Slideshow of pictures taken during the Orientation and Registration session on July 30, 2012.
Will To Lead Campaign Announcement Event Recap - July 20th, 2012
Baltimore Man Donates Part of His Liver to Save Girlfriend's Life
Robert Hopkins, 25, and Jennifer Dietrick, 25, both of Baltimore, had been dating seriously for more than two years when Jennifer was diagnosed in February 2012 with acute liver failure caused by excessive levels of acetaminophen. She had been taking acetaminophen for several weeks as she recovered from injuries sustained in a car accident, unaware that overuse of this medicine could lead to liver failure. Jennifer's condition deteriorated rapidly, and she needed a liver transplant. No livers w
INN Placement Website
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
Paris Peace Conference - 1919
The video shows footage of the time. You can see who the leaders of the peace conference were and what they wanted. There are images of destroyed cities. The main aims of the winners are listed. Wilson's suggestions are explained. Post war politics in Germany is explained and the role of communism. There is reference to the way in which the leaders drew the map of Europe anew. There is a map shown. There is an account of the main terms of the The Treaty of Versailles.
Invest It's Best!
This animated music video is used to teach children and adults about the importance of financing and investing. (4:34)
GS-15: Automatic selection tools
Learn about the automatic selection tools in Photoshop Elements, which select areas of an image based on color and tone. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
GS-10: Guided edit mode
Learn how to use the Guided Edit mode. Guided Edit walks you through some basic editing tasks as well as some of the neat features in Elements. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
Seminar 15 Army War College Class of 2012 distance education program.
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Getting Started: 12 Adding and adjusting audio
Make audio adjustments to movies. Delete audio from a clip and add a music track. Unlink audio and video clips. Adjust audio volume. Trim audio.
Prenten Halloween Zoek je leuke kleurplaten rond het thema Halloween en griezelen? Dit is een leuk documentje om je 'kleurplatenkaft' aan te vullen!
Zoek je leuke kleurplaten rond het thema Halloween en griezelen?
Dit is een leuk documentje om je 'kleurplatenkaft' aan te vullen!
The University of Memphis Emergency Preparedness Drill
The Emergency Preparedness team at the U of M recently ran a full scale mock disaster exercise with first responders in the Memphis area.
CTPI: The Unexamined Society? Reflections on Doing Public Theology in New Zealand
Professor Andrew Bradstock, Howard Paterson Chair of Theology and Public Issues and Director of the Centre for Theology and Public Issues, presents an open lecture on the topic of “The Unexamined Society? Reflections on Doing Public Theology in New Zealand.” 18 July 2012.
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Pancreatic Cancer and Photodynamic Therapy -- Undergraduate Research at the College of Charleston
Honors College student Pooja Patel -- "Investigation of Threshold Energy Absorption for HPPH-mediated PDT in Pancreatic Cancer Cells" -- Our research group has been working in collaboration with physicians at Mayo Clinic to develop a method of drug and light dosimetry for photodynamic therapy (PDT). We are studying Panc-1 pancreatic cancer cells with the photosensitizer 2-[1-Hexyloxyethyl]-2-devinyl Pyrophenophorbide-a (HPPH) and 670-nm light. The goal of my project is to determine whether there