Guide to the Records of the Tree of Life Synagogue, Pittsburgh, PA, 1858-1996
The Tree of Life Synagogue was officially founded in 1864 at Fourth Avenue and Ross Street, Pittsburgh, PA. A new synagogue at Shady and Wilkins Avenues was completed in October of 1952. The records of the Tree of Life Synagogue consist of material that spans the years 1858 to 1996 including by-laws, minute books, cemetary lists, account books, daybooks, membership lists, contributors list, synagogue publications, and photographs.
24.04J Justice (MIT)
This course explores the ideal of social justice. What makes a society just? We will approach this question by studying three opposing theories of justice—utilitarianism, libertarianism, and egalitarian liberalism—each foundational to contemporary political thought and discourse.
REALIZATION: "Real Students. Real Stories."
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DSK returns to IMF for meetings
Aug. 29 - Dominique Strauss-Kahn strolls to his Georgetown home after meetings at the IMF during his first trip to Washington since stepping down. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
TaDa for Online Writing Checklist
Guide to the Records of the Bloomfield Liedertafel Singing Society, 1904-1965
The Bloomfield Liedertafel Singing Society was a German choral group located in the Bloomfield neighborhood of Pittsburgh. This collection, available on microfilm, contains records from 1904 to 1965 in the form of the society’s minute book, ordinance book (Neben-Gesetze), and a choral program pamphlet.
Guide to the Collection of Bartol Francic on Croatians in Western Pennsylvania, 1897-1968
The Bartol Francic collection contains microfilmed printed material about the history of Croatian immigrants in Pittsburgh, especially those affiliated with St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church on the North Side. The collection also includes photocopies of three notebooks kept by Ivan Francic.
1st Day 2011-2012
Authors@Google: Julio Ojeda-Zapata on iPads in business
Julio Ojeda-Zapata, author of "iPad Means Business" and a technology writer at the St. Paul (Minn.) Pioneer Press, spoke at the Googleplex on how Apple's popular tablet is being used in business, education and the media. He also described how his longtime allegiance to Google services such as Google Docs is being tested. He's in love with Google+, though.
Authors@Google: Jennifer Egan
Jennifer Egan visits Google's NYC office to discuss her novel "A Visit from the Goon Squad." This event took place on August 4, 2011, as part of the Authors@Google series. Moderated by Greg Sanders. Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Vi
Charleston Flyover: April 12, 1998
Zoom onto metropolitan centers from wide angle views, 11 seconds each.
Uganda mudslide death toll rises to 30
Aug. 30 - Villagers near Uganda's eastern border mourn 30 people killed in mudslides Monday as rescuers search for more bodies. Lindsey Parietti reports.
Almodovar unveils "The Skin I Live In" in Madrid
Aug. 30 - Director Pedro Almodovar presents his new film in Madrid which stars Antonio Banderas. Edward Baran reports.
Polio Surveillance in India
For ten years, Namdev Koktare puts on his white gown in the morning, heads to three slums in India's megacity Mumbai and collect sewage samples—all before the sun gets to high and too hot. These samples are then processed by an enterovirus laboratory to pinpoint polio-prone locations.
Fra Informationsmodel til en DTD
En præsentation af opbygning og brug af en DTD med udgangspunkt i en informationsmodel
Jay Leno Shout Out
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SeaWiFS - California Wild Fires Close Push (Oct. 17, 1999)
SeaWiFS - California Wild fires close push (Oct. 17, 1999)
Celebrities Thank NASA Shuttle Teams (Part 3)
Celebrities and VIPs express thanks to NASA and the space shuttle team, part 3.
Irene's cost less than feared
Aug. 29 - While Hurricane Irene devastated roads, coastlines and properties its financial toll will be less the $10 billion in insured losses projected before the storm. Jeanne Yurman reports.