25.12.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Zur traditionellen Weihnachtsbotschaft von Papst Benedikt XVI. werden an diesem Sonntag auf dem Petersplatz in Rom Zehntausende Gläubige erwartet. Im Anschluss an die Weihnachtsbotschaft erteilt der Papst alljährlich den Segen Urbi et Orbi, der Stadt und dem Erdkreis. Am Heiligen Abend hatte der Papst in seiner tra
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
Conversation on Leadership with Music Historian Peter Guralnick
Dr. Al Goethals sits down for a Conversation on Leadership with music historian Peter Guralnick, a Jepson Leadership Forum 2013-14 speaker. Sept. 24, 2013
Are U.S. security agencies a help or a threat to individual freedoms?
Joshua Rovner, SMU's John Goodwin Tower Distinguished Chair in International Politics and National Security, and others talk with the McCuistion program host Dennis McCuistion about national security, the usefulness agencies like NSA, CIA and FBI and their proper role. See the complete interview at http://www.frtv.org/2014/04/are-government-security-agencies-essential-or-a-threat-to-our-national-security/
Introduction de Blandine BRIL : Ethnothéories, apprentissages et contextes (audio) Journée d’étude organisée par l’EHESS en collaboration avec le ministère de l’éducation nationale 8 avril 2014, Salle des Conférences, Lycée Henri IV, 75005 Paris Maintenant, les objets communicants font partie de l’environnement
des enfants dès leur naissance. Si ces objets ne sont pas entre les mains des
jeunes enfants, ils sont omniprésents chez ...
Journée d’étude organisée par l’EHESS en collaboration avec le ministère de l’éducation nationale
8 avril 2014, Salle des Conférences, Lycée Henri IV, 75005 Paris
Maintenant, les objets communicants font partie de l’environnement des enfants dès leur naissance. Si ces objets ne sont pas entre les mains des jeunes enfants, ils sont omniprésents chez ...
Christmas in Kabul
Dec. 25 - U.S. Troops celebrate Christmas in Afghanistan. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Attack of the T-Cells -- live on video
Dec. 26 - Researchers at the La Jolla Institute in California have devised a method to observe the real-time cellular processes that cause diabetes. Utilizing advanced microscopy techniques and live video, the development allows scientists to watch the deadly disease's progression while creating new treatments. Diabetes is one of the world's leading causes of blindness, heart disease, and kidney failure. Ben Gruber reports.
Привет всем! Looks like it's going to be a long summer break for you and a busy summer for me:) From now till the new academic year my family will be going back and forth to Charlotte, NC to settle things concerning our new residence, my husband's new job and our kids' new schools. In addition to that we are still working on getting visas for our trip to Russia in August. (What a lengthy process!)...
I haven't seen my family and friends in Russia in 7 years, and it's quite
Wine Rules: Tiny bubbles in the New Year
Dec. 27 - In this New Year's episode of Wine Rules, Food and Wine's Executive Wine Editor, Ray Isle, counts down with three stand-out sparkling wines.
Healing the wounds in Nigeria
Dec. 27 - Victims of Nigeria's Christmas Day bombings recall the day as fears rise of more sectarian violence in Africa's most populous country. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
The Lady Vanishes—Again and Again
Marjorie Rosen, author of Popcorn Venus: Women, Movies, & the American Dream, discusses the disappearance of women as stars and subject matter from the silver screen. Using examples from popular cinema, Ms. Rosen explores what this change signified when it first occurred in the late 1960s and early 1970s, what it means now, and what, if anything, can be done about it. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on October 16, 2010. Video courtesy Elizabeth A. Sackl
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Cake Decorating: Fun With Fondant
Robin Hassett from The Dessert Tray bakery demonstrates how to make beautiful cakes using fondant in this video. The entire process is shown and explained in detail. ( 4:39)
The Story of Wakefield
A basic skills learning resource booklet with interactive activities designed to introduce the Wakefield Museum.
Finding The Notes Among Us
The honk of a horn or the rumble of a truck sounds like noise to most of us. But to Lucy Fitz Gibbon, and others with absolute pitch, there are notes embedded in that noise. Psychiatry professor David Ross, of the Yale School of Medicine, explains what's known about how people acquire this mysterious ability. (5:18)
This slide show set to music shows cells magnified with a microscope. Cells shown include cells from cork, an onion, and a human cheek.
27 Amendments to The Constitution of the United States
The 27 Amendments to the Constitution of The United States is the purpose of this this student-created video. It does not offer narration and is simply images of the amendments as written. It might be useful to a teacher who is reviewing this topic. (05:51)
Worst customer satisfaction websites
Dec. 28 - Summary of business headlines: Netflix and Gap lose in customer satisfaction survey; Morgan Stanley job cuts; More retail cheer. Bobbi Rebell reports.
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Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley" in the Political Science Department. This Honors Program first-year political theory seminar explores the intellectual relationship of Mary Shelley, the author of the novel Frankenstein, to her mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, the author of the first book on women's rights, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman.