A tribute to the world of myth: Ovid and Holkham Hall
How do the themes of classical mythology come to be refashioned through the ages? Holkham Hall in Norfolk, England, is the estate of an 18th century gentleman, Thomas Coke - a scholar of epic classical authors and avid collector of the cultural beauties of the past. This album offers an opportunity to explore his house and prolific art collection, including his lavishly illustrated manuscript of Ovid's "Metamorphoses". Ovid inspired artists ranging from 2nd century sculptors to medieval illustra
Program Your Own Game Lesson
Lesson focuses on how software engineers design computer games and other software. Student teams work together to develop a simple computer program using free software that is available in multiple languages. Teams evaluate the games developed by other teams and present findings to the class.
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
Engineering an Empire - China, Part 5/5
WARNING: This video talks of eunuchs who have greater access to the emperors. This documentary offers information about the evolution of the empire of China and is suitable for high school students. Narrated by Peter Weller and various scholars.
Literary Festival 2015: Why Remember? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Lisa Appignanesi, Darian Leader, Owen Sheers | This panel explores our relationship with our sometimes traumatic past, and asks why we should remember and what happens when we can’t remember. The discussion considers the importance of place and landscape in memory, as well as the nature of collective memory and memorialisation, particularly in the context of war. Lisa Appignanesi (@LisaAppignanesi) is a writer, novelist and broadcaster. She is the former Chair of the Freud Museum L
Peak District (1954) - extract
Escape the smoggy city and join this colourful 1950s tour around England's Peak District courtesy of British Transport Films. Robert Shaw provides the soothing narration. You can see the complete film and over 2000 other titles free in BFI Mediatheques around the UK - http://www.bfi.org.uk/mediatheque
Cadernos de história da educação
'Cadernos de história da educação' is an online scholarly journal published in Portuguese addressing itself to educational history in Brazil. It is published by the Educational History Unit of the Faculty of Education at the Universidade Federal da Uberlândia. It first came out in 2002, already in an electronic format in addition to the printed one. Its annual volumes originally focused upon the history of education in one particular state of Brazil, but later issues also embrace wider issu
NYIT Commencement 2013
Video of the main NYIT Commencement ceremony on May 19, 2013. Congratulations, Class of 2013!
Drawing Animals with Gary Geraths: Giraffes
Currently Gary Geraths is a full-time Professor at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles. He is involved in the Foundation and Digital Media Department teaching figure, animal, and landscape drawing and painting. Gary recently published the book, Animal Drawing. He takes his on location to see the animals up close and personal. Here is a recent class at the L.A. Zoo http://www.otis.edu/foundation http://www.otis.edu/faculty/gary-geraths
Drawing Animals with Gary Geraths: Horses
Currently Gary Geraths is a full-time Professor at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles. He is involved in the Foundation and Digital Media Department teaching figure, animal, and landscape drawing and painting. Gary recently published the book, Animal Drawing. He takes his on location to see the animals up close and personal. Here is a recent class at the Equestrian Center in Burbank. http://www.otis.edu/foundation http://www.otis.edu/faculty/gary-geraths
Motion Graphics - Nicole Smarsh Demo Reel - Spring 2012
Otis Digital Media student Nicole Smarsh Demo reel
Digital Media Seniors - Motion Graphics Reel 2013
Otis Digital Media class of 2013 compiled reel
Inside the Teacher's Studio - Nicole Shea
Inside the Teacher's Studio is a program featuring teachers from around Rutgers University. Watch to learn more about the diverse classes offered at Rutgers, the innovative teaching strategies used in different disciplines and class formats, and the overall process of becoming and growing as a teacher. This episode features graduate student and teaching assistant Nicole Shea. Nicole has been piloting a new model for general biology. Her work won her the Award for Teaching by Graduate Students f
Spiders Alive! Opens July 4, 2014
Discover some of the most versatile animals on the planet in SPIDERS ALIVE!, an immersive exhibition returning to the American Museum of Natural History on Friday, July 4, 2014. In SPIDERS ALIVE!, you'll have the chance to examine spiders' anatomy, behavior, silk, and venom as you encounter live arachnids representing some 20 different species. See the goliath bird eater, one of the largest spiders in the world; the fishing spider, which senses prey by resting its front legs on the surface of t
MFA in Film at California College of the Arts (CCA)
The filmmaking landscape today is one of constant change. Traditional modes of production, distribution, and exhibition are transforming or becoming obsolete. We believe these changes offer an amazing opportunity for creative and agile filmmakers to discover powerful new modes of cinematic expression and supportive infrastructures. CCA's MFA in Film prepares students to create and thrive in this rapidly changing field. For more information: cca.edu/mfafilm Filmed and produced by Mission Pi
Careers Roadshow 2013
Campus Cam finds out how the Careers and Employability Service have been celebrating #UoNAmbition at the Careers Roadshow, asking students and staff to share their ambitions and advice. For more information on help and support students and alumni can receive from the Careers and Employability Service, visit the website: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/careers/students/index.aspx
Writing Good Essays. Part 1
This is a video lecture on how to write a good essay. The lecturer provides several steps.
Underlining Titles of Books & Poems
The titles of books and poems should be underlined if the book or
the poem is large. Learn about underlining title novels and epic poetry with help from a certified tutor in this video clip.
UT Unveils Green Data Center
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Tower Views - Save the Feet
In this edition of "Tower Views," vice president for external affairs Larry Burns talks with Jordan Keefe, a senior in chemical engineering who started Save the Feet, an organization that donates shoes to areas of need.