Savings Plans and the Climate Relating savings strategies to how we address a shifting climate.
Relating savings strategies to how we address a shifting climate.
Paterno crosses campus for the last time during funeral procession.
Iconic Penn State football coach, Joe Paterno, was laid to rest amid campus streets lined with thousands of friends and fans. Some, who waited to see the motorcade, braved the elements to say their final farewell to the coach, philanthropist and teacher.
Nassau Grouper Being Attended by Cleaner Shrimp
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Nassau Grouper being cleaned by a shrimp. The Nassau grouper (Epinephelus striatus) is one of the larger reef fish and one that has suffered a dramatic decline during the 20th Century, primarily as a result of over fishing. These large groupers have a robust, oblong body; the background colour varies from light buff to pinkish red, depending on depth. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and t
Keller Future: Resilience in Latino Youth Week 2
A recap of week 2 of Keller Future: Resilience in Latino Youth Week 2.
WHOIS: Danah Boyd, MSR Social Scientist Today we'll chat with Danah Boyd. Danah is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, Mass., exploring social media. You can read more about Danah in this NY Times article posted this week. How did you get into technology? As a child, I remember playing a few computer games and I had fun
Today we'll chat with Danah Boyd. Danah is a senior researcher at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, Mass., exploring social media. You can read more about Danah in this NY Times article posted this week.
How did you get into technology?
As a child, I remember playing a few computer games and I had fun
Increasing Student Engagement with Games
Lesson Objective: Engage students in meaningful practice with games and competition. Questions to Consider: How does the visual model scaffold and support students in distinguishing between and combining tenths and hundredths?In what ways does the structure of the game allow students to support one another's learning?
How To Prevent Identity Theft
This 2:30 video provides some valuable tips to keep your personal identity safe. Students should be aware that this can happen at most any age. This is a good video for all students to review.
Hazel Pot Beetle--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Hazel Pot Beetle. An orange and black insect that has the typical - if slightly squarish - 'beetle' shape. The thorax is black in males and red in females, and the wing covers are reddish-orange fringed with black. The whole beetle is very glossy. 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)
TWC9: SQL Server 2012, Windows Phone, Async, Azure, HTML5 and more This week on Channel 9, Dan and Clint discuss the week's top developer news, including:
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Clint discuss the week's top developer news, including:
30.01.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Wenige Wochen vor der Präsidentschaftswahl hat der französische Staatschef Nicolas Sarkozy die Einführung einer Finanztransaktionssteuer in seinem Land angekündigt. Wie er in einem Fernseh-Interview erklärte, soll sie bei einem Steuersatz von 0,1 Prozent im kommenden August in Kraft treten. Frankreich wird dami
Maximising the return on multichannel marketing at IBM
Brendan Dineen, Director of Marketing -- Demand Programmes at IBM UK talks about the Chief Marketing Officer survey that IBM has been conducting in order to understand the role and concerns of the CMO and what is likely to be on the agenda for technology requirements over the next few years - part of the Cranfield Customer Management Forum Guest Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/9UuSf9
Male Stag Beetles Fighting for Female
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of two male Stag Beetles fighting for a female. The stag beetle (Lucanus cervus) is arguably the most spectacular looking beetle in Britain; the male looks like something from a prehistoric age. The giant antler-like mandiblesare used in courtship displays, and wrestling with other males. Although rather fearsome in appearance, the mandibles cannot be closed with any force. You are more likely to be nipped sharply b
Arab Spring-Dr. Fawaz Gerges
Dr. Fawaz Gerges, professor of Middle Eastern Politics and International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science, served as the keynote speaker for the event.
Synthetic repurchase programs through put derivatives: theory and evidence
A Synthetic Repurchase is an open market share repurchase program enhanced with sales of put derivatives on the firm’s own stock. Microsoft, in 1999, using a synthetic repurchase program sold put derivatives on its own stock and received $766 million in premiums and, at the same time, signaled that it is a good-quality company and certified its future earnings. I present theoretical rationale that explains why a synthetic repurchase program provides an efficient signal about a firm’s future
Duke Chapel Live - 1/29/2012
Duke Chapel Live - 1/29/2012
Promo - One Minute Romanian
Hello! My name is Roxana and I'd like to welcome you to One Minute Romanian from the Radio Lingua Network. In this podcast I'm going to be teaching you the basics of Romanian. The great thing about this language course is that you'll be learning all you need to know in just 60 seconds - or thereabouts! Each one minute language lesson will equip you with just enough Romanian to help you get by in lots of situations, either on holiday, or on a business trip to Romania, or just to impress your Roma
Jim Madigan postgame comments (Vermont • Jan. 28, 2012)
The Northeastern men's hockey team displayed its versatility on Saturday night, grinding out a much closer victory than Friday's series opener, sweeping Vermont via 4-2 victory at Gutterson Fieldhouse. With the triumph, Northeastern pulled into a seventh-place tie with Massachusetts in the Hockey East playoff race after both New Hampshire and the Minutemen lost on Saturday evening. The Huskies used four different goal scorers in juniors Robbie Vrolyk and Alex Tuckerman, rookie Dan Cornell and
Movie Meiosis: An Original Animation
This selection shows the phases of meiosis in an animated format. The animation is set to music without narration. ( 2:21)
Intro to Chemistry: 10.5 Titrations in Chemistry (1/3)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 10.5 Titrations in Chemistry. This lesson defines standard solutions as solutions where the concentration ( in moles per liter) are accurately known. Titrations are defined as experiments which use burets to mix solutions. A titration is conducted and explained. ( 10:56)
Example video of tutor feedback: student 5 LH Lee
Example video of tutor feedback: student 5 LH Lee.