IDS336 Session 12 Spring 2012
Jazz in the Modern Era with Chet Hanley 04/10/12
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Learning outcomes After studying this unit you should be able to: recognise the varieties of region and sub-state nations that exist within Europe; explain the growth of regionalism; critically assess the view that what is evolving is a ‘Europe of the Regions’; engage better with debates about the future direction of Europe, and the place of your nation or ‘region’ within it; improve your skills of academic reading and note taki
After studying this unit you should be able to:
recognise the varieties of region and sub-state nations that exist within Europe;
explain the growth of regionalism;
critically assess the view that what is evolving is a ‘Europe of the Regions’;
engage better with debates about the future direction of Europe, and the place of your nation or ‘region’ within it;
improve your skills of academic reading and note taki
Moctezuma II (Parte 3/5) - Documental en español
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Introduction to Volcanoes
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The Water Cycle Video
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We'll Go No More a-Roving by George Gordon, Lord Byron (poetry reading)
Paintings by John Atkinson Grimshaw There's a video on Vimeo using this reading http://vimeo.com/channels/1341/42168505 SO, we'll go no more a-roving So late into the night, Though the heart be still as loving, And the moon be still as bright. For the sword outwears its sheath, And the soul wears out the breast, And the heart must pause to breathe, And love itself have rest. Though the night was made for loving, And the day returns too soon, Yet we'll go no more a-roving By
Friends, relatives ecstatic at Al Jazeera journalists' release
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Here are some links to related information.
Soldiers On Patrol
In the field, many soldiers spent their time on patrol, seeking out communist forces, and avoiding lethal booby traps. The battlefields of Vietnam made for unthinkable difficulties and made it harder to seek out the enemy. In this video clip, learn what it was like to be a soldier in these conditions. (4:14)
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Django Reinhardt - Stephane Grappelli - Jazz Hot 1939.mpg
In 1926 things changed for jazz. Since then the value of the piece played is based on the interpretation not how it is written, straight jazz became hot.
Jazz is an Irish word that means "Hot". See Linguistics
Atrazine Affects the Water Supply
Learn how waterways can become polluted by agricultural pesticides such as atrazine—an herbicide commonly used on corn farms—in this video segment featuring live-action animation, adapted from Big River: A King Corn Companion. In addition, hear about health concerns related to atrazine exposure from contaminated drinking water. (1:18)
Article :: Touring the Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 Interface
To make it easier to configure the user interface, Premiere Pro offers workspaces. Workspaces quickly configure the various panels and tools on-screen in ways that are helpful for particular activities, such as editing, special effects work, or audio mixing. This excerpt walks you through the workspace layout, customizing your workspace, and setting up preferences.
2013 Spotlight Arts at UGA
The University of Georgia spotlighted its arts programs and venues during a nine-day festival in November. Spotlight on the Arts at UGA included concerts, theater and dance performances, art exhibitions, poetry readings, film festivals, discussions on the arts and creativity, and more. Arts events continue year-round at the University of Georgia, with several opportunities to enjoy the visual, literary and performing arts.
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