Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Calc Height of Building, Angle Tool
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the height of a building
The Jepson Leadership Forum presents Emily Nussbaum
Emily Nussbaum, television critic for The New Yorker, discusses "From "I Love Lucy' to 'Breaking Bad': How Ambitious Modern Television Rebelled Against Formula by Exploding It" as part of the Jepson Leadership Forum's 2013-14 lecture series. Nov. 6, 2013
24.919 Topics in Linguistics: Creole Languages and Caribbean Identities (MIT)
The Creole languages spoken in the Caribbean are linguistic by-products of the historical events triggered by colonization and the slave trade in Africa and the "New World". In a nutshell, these languages are the results of language acquisition in the specific social settings defined by the history of contact between African and European peoples in 17th-/18th-century Caribbean colonies. One of the best known Creole languages, and the one with the largest community of speakers, is Haitian Creole.
I-CAMP 2014 - Early Career Forum
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Sachdev lecture 1 part A
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Pamela Duncan Edwards (The Worrywarts)
Pamela Duncan Edwards often teams up with illustrator Henry Cole to create alliterative children's books like "Some Smug Slug." Author's talking head, with subtitles in English. (8:33)
#RebelSpotlight: Knowles Fellowship Winner Jessica Peraltra
Mooreville native Jessica Peralta is the first Mississippian to receive a highly competitive Knowles Science Teaching Foundation fellowship worth $175,000 over five years. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.
Puritan and Quaker Utopian Visions, 1620-1750-Unit 3
When British colonists landed in the Americas they created communities that they hoped would serve as a "light onto the nations." But what role would the native inhabitants play in this new model community? This Unit compares the answers of three important groups, the Puritans, Quakers, and Native Americans, and exposes the lasting influence they had upon American identity.
Explanation of the use of quotation marks in English writing. Video gives purpose and examples.
Images of Eighteenth Century French Costume
Images of Eighteenth Century French Costume
ACT Test Prep - Science Passage 5
This is intended to help students working on taking the ACT test who have difficulty with the Science portion of the test. The Science section is usually the most misunderstood part of the ACT test and hopefully this video series will help students.
Models for Relating Science and Faith
Revd Dr John Polkinghorne : Course
Islam and Modern Science: conflict or harmony?
Prof. Nidhal Guessoum : Course
Lake sediment evidence for long-range air pollution on the Tibetan Plateau
Recent decades have seen the emergence of sign linguistics as a sub-discipline of linguistic research, accumulating a body of knowledge that has enlightened linguists about the complex grammatical properties of sign language. Researchers have also begun to show how sign language is acquired as a first language by deaf children who can then use this resource to develop spoken and written language for education and social communication in the hearing majority community. These findings have demonst
Essential French - Education
This video offers a native French speaker saying education-related words or phrases. Each screen has the English word or phrase at the top and the French word at the bottom. However, the video would be better served if word or phrase were said twice and if it were said slower. (03:00) This video offers vocabulary only--not complete sentences.
Inaugural Sesquicentennial Conference Final Session
PANEL:"Morehouse Faculty and Students Write on the History of Morehouse College" Participants: Mr. Antwann Simpkins '14, Morehouse College, Undergraduate "Cultural Assassination: Morehouse's Enduring Battle with Black Homosexuality" Mr. Khari Ford '13, Morehouse College, Undergraduate "The Morehouse Navy: A History of the NROTC and the Midshipmen of the College" Dr. Larry Spruill, Morehouse College, Associate Professor-History "Remembering Election Nights: Morehouse Students and the Obama Vic
Holiday Wishes from President Gogue
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Great Ideas of Biology - Sir Paul Nurse
In this Founders' Day lecture Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, discusses the great ideas of biology.
Portuguese studies review
The PSR is a peer reviewed journal devoted to promoting interdisciplinary scholarly study of the countries, regions, and communities that share, build on, or are transforming a Portuguese or Brazilian legacy. The PSR promotes a critical understanding of the historical and current evolution of political, economic, social and cultural networks incorporating Portugal, Brazil, and other lusophone countries. The journal, launched in 1991 by Trent University (Ontario, Canada) is published biannually,
The Great Society
Texan Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) took the oath of office on the plane carrying John F. Kennedy's body from Dallas to Washington, D.C. on November 22, 1963. Johnson's presidency began in turmoil with Kennedy's assassination and continued throughout most of the decade in the same manner. (Video is narrated with slides and speeches.)