Why innovators don't always win
Experience shows that good ideas and early success aren’t enough. What does it take to stay on top?
Putting Arab women in the picture
Three Emirati marketing graduates recognised from their vast network of contacts that many women faced the same challenge: they were “time poor but mind active”, and searching for ways to contribute to the region’s social and their own personal and professional, growth.
Open Classroom - 3/28/12 #4 Q&A
Food and American Society an Urban Perspective Topic for 3/28/12: Challenges to our Food Safety Lectures: Susan Shaw - Founder and Director, Marine Environmental Research Institute John Helferich - Food Safety Consultant and former Senior VP Research and Development, Mars, Inc The Open Classroom Policy Series is a graduate-level public policy seminar that is open to the public. Each semester, the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs selects a critical and relevant topic as the Open Class
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The Football Poem
Find out how one exciting football game may have turned this athlete into a writer. (2mins)
Talking Point - Coal seam gas mining and our waterways
Plans for coal seam gas mining across Australia are expanding rapidly, yet there are no national regulations in place and a lack of information as to the possible environmental impacts. Dr Stuart Khan, from UNSW's Water Research Centre, outlines the processes involved in coal seam gas mining and the subsequent implications for our groundwater. Watch the long version of this video: http://youtu.be/eCMMatLKF2Q
Lesson #075, Friday
sapere = to know how to io so = I know how to tu sai = you know how to (informal) Lei sa = you know how to (formal) lui/lei sa = he/she knows how to noi sappiamo = we know how to voi sapete = you know how to (plural) loro sanno = they know how to Gianni sa suonare il pianoforte. = Johnny knows how to play the piano. Gli studenti sanno studiare. = The students know how to study. Sapete parlare italiano? = Do you (plural) know how to speak Italian? Non so cantare molto bene. = I don't know how to
The representation of type in grammatical design
Grammatical design is useful for the generation of a set of related designs. The concept of type aids designers in generating designs with a specified structure. However, existing studies in grammar are ambiguous in their definition of type in the language of designs generated by a grammar. Extending our previous study of defining style in grammar, this paper provides a formal definition of the concept of type in the language of designs generated by a grammar. This is done with the help of a des
Responsible Young Starters Responsible Young Starters is een project van de Vlaamse overheid waarmee men jongeren wil aanzetten om te ondernemen. Je vindt hier 9 spilbedrijven terug, met alle nodige documenten en een leerlingencursus die bestaat uit 3 delen. Dit …
Responsible Young Starters is een project van de Vlaamse overheid waarmee men jongeren wil aanzetten om te ondernemen.
Je vindt hier 9 spilbedrijven terug, met alle nodige documenten en een leerlingencursus die bestaat uit 3 delen. Dit …
Factoring Quadratic Equations
Daniel Kahneman on The Machinery of the Mind
Daniel Kahneman, author of Thinking, Fast and Slow, on The Machinery of the Mind. Kahneman is Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs at Princeton University and the winner of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Economics.
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Global Mindset: Inclusive Leadership
Thunderbird School of Global Management alumnus Gary Ranker, Ph.D., talks March 15, 2012, at the Developing Leaders for Global Roles Summit. http://www.thunderbird.edu/globalmindset
This Week @Minnesota: Support the U Edition
This episode of This Week @Minnesota features the "Support the U Rally Day," which took place on Friday, March 30th, 2012.
Race and Ethnicity Conference: Jim Crow Museum Walkthrough
Race and Ethnicity Conference: Jim Crow Museum Walkthrough
Allied Victories and Disagreements in Early 1945
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the German offensive at the battle of the Bulge had been brought to halt by the American Forces as well as other battles and disagreements between the allied powers' leaders between the end of 1944 and early 1945. (5:21)
The A.C.E. Hardware of Online Lerarning - Meg Easom Hines, Ph.D.
Innovation 20/20 Presents The A.C.E. Hardware of Online Lerarning: Tools and Strategies for Online Teaching Meg Easom Hines, Ph.D. Innovation 20/20 is a production of the Initiative on Innovation in Teaching and Technology, in the UGA College of Education The University of Georgia copyright 2012
Essentials of Buddha Nature
This two minute video is an interview with a Tibetan
Buddhist nun Ven. Tenzin Palmo explains two essentials of Buddhist
practice: developing mindfulness and learning consideration for others.
The video helps explain how Buddhism can be related to daily living.
Carved Symbolism in Grave Markers
Grave markers are simply sculptures with meaning - about the deceased and the grieving parties. This video shows views of Hollywood Cemetery (located in Virginia) and explains the symbols' meanings. Some symbols included are flowers, wreaths, hands, torches, obelisks, etc. Video has a complete transcript on website. Run time 4:12.
Urinary Incontinence Patient's Life Improves After Botox Injections
In this video, Jennifer talks about her spastic bladder condition, a result of multiple sclerosis. After trying various bladder medications, her nurse practitioner referred her to Dr. Toby Chai who enrolled Jennifer in a Botox study, which consisted of receiving botox injections to control her urge urinary incontinence. Jennifer explains how this procedure improved her quality of life, and shares her thoughts about Dr. Chai and his staff. Related Links: The UM Women's Center for Continence and