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What Health Care Reform Means for Health Care (David M. Cutler)
The USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics hosted a conference Oct. 22, 2010, titled, "Health Reform and the Economy: Are They Good for Each Other?" Conference panels examined critical reform issues related to reducing costs, improving quality, ensuring innovation and changing health care delivery. The assembly of renowned speakers from government, academia and industry presented different views -- some were concerned that health reform will not control costs, while others believed
La finalidad de esta asignatura es transmitir los fundamentos básicos del proyecto y la construcción de estructuras de acero. La formación recibida en el curso permite proyectar y construir estructuras metálicas de perfiles laminados. La asignatura aporta, por tanto, parte de la formación necesaria para que el futuro titulado pueda desarrollar adecuadamente las atribuciones profesionales relacionadas con el comportamiento de las estructuras metálicas y con su capacidad para concebir, proye
Geschiedenis Madrid : Tijdlijn De geschiedenis van Madrid wordt weergegeven in een overzicht waarin de belangrijkste data en gebeurtenissen opgenomen zijn. Nadien worden enkele van deze gebeurtenissen geduid. Tot slot zijn er drie vragen die beantwoord moeten worden.
De geschiedenis van Madrid wordt weergegeven in een overzicht waarin de belangrijkste data en gebeurtenissen opgenomen zijn. Nadien worden enkele van deze gebeurtenissen geduid. Tot slot zijn er drie vragen die beantwoord moeten worden.
A children oriented video with lots of facts about pengins. The two girls doing the interview might give students an idea on what they could do for a project.
Learn about the Sun ...with Poetry!
http://www.the-school.org/ Little films for a big planet. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Twinkle twinkle, little star, 93 million miles far. Giver of light, supporter of life, energy, climate and season device. The sun is a star, we're glad it is here, as our life support, for 5 billion years. This star is among the brightest in space, though close, many questions about it remain. With violet ,orange, and reddish of hues, our home solar system pivots on you.
The History of Dance
The History of Dance with emphasis on ballet. This is well done and the two minute video covers a great many people who contributed to the dance. Students need a word wall as there are a great many names mentioned that need more detail. 02:26 run time.
IPL: Measuring Law's Impact - The Future of Socio-Legal Studies in Aotearoa New Zealand
Professor Kim Economides, Director of the University of Otago Legal Issues Centre, Faculty of Law, Inaugural Professorial Lecture, given on September 22, 2010.
Kabul blast kills two.
Two dead, 25 injured after a suicide bomb in Kabul.
Dan Phillips Phoenix Commotion Paradigm (2 of 3)
Dan Phillips of Huntsville, Texas is a catalyst for a new
way of building houses for low-income populations out of recycled building materials.
His organization, Phoenix Connection, has brought back homesteading for many
poor people to increase security, pride of accomplishment, and quality of life,
while saving the environment.
University of the Arts London
University of the Arts London
Civic Media and the Law
While these panelists diverge on the precise metaphor -- ‘picking through a minefield,’ ‘hacking through the underbrush,’ ‘navigating uncharted waters’ -- they all agree that the web poses novel dilemmas and hazards for truth-seeking and speaking citizens.
First the good news: “There was a conscious decision by Con
Essex coral reefs, malaria in the UK, and Antarctica
As the UK winter continues to bite, Sue Nelson tries to escape it all by going to visit a coral reef.
Can pay be strategic?
Dr Jonathan Trevor explores the challenges of implementing systems that generate desirable behaviour and attract and retain talent
Vector quantization and Principal component analysis
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Michael G. Littman: All Aboard! Teaching Engineering with Computerized Toys PDF - April 1, 2009
Lunch 'n Learn presentation: Imagine being paid, or getting Princeton credit, for playing with trains and LEGOs™. For more than 25 years, Professor Michael G. Littman, of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton, has taught MAE 412 Microprocessors for Measurement and Control, a course about microcomputer control. Littman believes that the use of the toys helps to engage students in important engineering concepts. Learn how Professor Littman and his students are using embedded microcom
From 'Grey Goo' to Nanomedicine
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures are open and free to the public and take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Darwin Lecture Theatre, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. They will resume in Autumn 2008. In the meantime, a number are available below.
God, Guns and Guitars: Islam in Transition (Rob Asghar)
USC Center on Public Diplomacy fellow Rob Asghar joined USC dean of religious life Varun Soni on Feb. 10, 2010, to discuss his experiences in both conservative Islam and conservative Christianity -- with an eye on how both religions have been compromised by their roles within contemporary politics and nationalism. This was the 2nd event in a three-part series examining the changing role of Islam in the context of international politics. The program was sponsored by the USC Office of Religious