A video created for educational purposes that focuses on numeracy
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Sunday Service - 9/11/2011 - Sam Wells
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "Starting from Zero." Sermon begins at 44:36. Genesis 2:4b-9 Bulletin: http://bit.ly/omyBtk
Phoenix Club commercial
As the main fundraising arm of Elon Athletics, the Phoenix Club raises scholarship support for Elon student-athletes.
1910-2010: South Africa as a Unitary Nation State
Peter Merrington, novelist and Professor Extraordinaire in the Department of English University of the Western Cape, was guest speaker at UCT's Gordon Institute for Performing and Creative Arts (GIPCA) Great TextsBig Question lecture in September 2010. His illustrated lecture "First Light False Dawn" explores the making of a public cultural identity for a new nation and responds to the first hundred years (1910-2010) of South Africa as a unitary nation state. Merrington explores the meaning of h
Kent State Virtual Tour- Sports & Recreation
Matthew Ray gives an overview on all of the various athletic activities at Kent State.
How First Responding has Changed in a Post 9/11 Society
The 10th anniversary of 9/11 allows us time to reflect on how things have changed in the way we respond to disasters. A panel involving first responders in the field as well as emergency management specialists at the local and federal levels discuss how their roles as emergency first responders have changed as a result of 9/11 and in general in the past ten years. This panel discussion was part of Public Affairs Week 2011: Culture of Connectivity.
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Where shopping meets the Olympics
Sept. 13 - Thousands of British shoppers defy fears of another recession to queue up for a glimpse of Europe's newest and biggest urban shopping centre. Matt Cowan reports.
Science Summer Vacation Research Scholarships
25 scholarships of $3800 are open to candidates interested in researching an area of science over six weeks during the summer.
The Mathew Brady Bunch: Civil War Newspapers
The Civil War was the first American war thoroughly caught on film. Mathew Brady and his crew of photographers captured many images of this divisive war, ranging from portraits to battle scenes. This site offers 1000 annotated Civil War photographs ranging from portraits to battle scenes. Students become reporters, assigned to sort through photos to find one that will bring the war to life for their readers. They write a newspaper article based on their chosen photograph and publish it on the we
USC Baccalaureate 2011: Keep the Faith
USC's Baccalaureate 2011 featured Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez as the keynote speaker and USC valedictorian Sarrah Shahawy (also president of the USC Student Interfaith Council) as the student speaker. The service, held May 12, 2011, also included musical performances from the SoCal Vocals, Summer Watson and Jeremy Schoenberg, and remarks from USC dean of religious life Varun Soni and USC president C. L. Max Nikias. The USC Baccalaureate Ceremony, sponsored by the USC Office of Religious l
News #76 - A Sale So Shocking, You Won’t Believe It’s True
It’s been almost a month since school started and things are starting to settle and quiet down. So, we’re back to shake things up! This is our most shocking news lesson to date. Find out about our upcoming sale. It’s only three days long, three letters long, but it will stop an [...]
The anatomy cook book : a dissection guide with recipes
The Anatomy Cookbook has been written to accompany an anatomy and physiology course for bioengineers who would otherwise have missed out on the opportunity to study real organ systems at first hand. It is not an alternative to a standard anatomy text, it acts more as a laboratory supplement. The fun bit is that your kitchen takes the place of the dissection room. Each recipe provides an insight into one or more organs, and all you need to do is go to the supermarket and be prepared to think abou
Power and international order
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010. This module gives students the unique opportunity to study a selected range of fundamental texts, which have a crucial and seminal influence on the development of International Relations, and on the study of war and peace, culture and strategy. Using these texts, the aim is both to analyse the growth of the discipline of International Relations, and assess how these texts reflect a
Politics in 60 seconds. History and the state
Dr Malika Rahal defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on history and the state as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Dr Malika Rahal, School of Politics and International Relations Dr Malika Rahal is a lecturer specializing in Middle Eastern and North African History and Politics. Before joining the School of P
Sound Environment Shapers
Students are introduced to the sound environment as an important aspect of a room or building. Several examples of acoustical engineering design for varied environments are presented. Students learn the connections between the science of sound waves and engineering design for sound environments.
Becoming a preferred customer
Holger Schiele, Professor of Technology Management -- Innovation of Operations at the University of Twente talks about why being a preferred customer is becoming more important due to supplier scarcity as well as the requirement for innovation. He also describes how organisations are managing to achieve this status.
Changing the System
Work Changing the System is a 55 minute video documentary exploring the rehearsal process of a group of musicians preparing a performance of Christian Wolff’s open-scored composition of the same name from 1973. The documentary focuses on the particular way in which, in the rehearsal process of a piece of music, the distance between the score and actual performance is covered. Validation Changing the System contributes 1. to the understanding of the dialogical relation between performance
UMMC Physician Profile: David Zimrin, M.D.
Dr. David Zimrin, interventional cardiologist and director of the Cardiac Catheterization Lab, explains interventional cardiology and the techniques used in diagnostic and preventive measures for cardiac events. Zimrin describes the two most common scenarios when patients are likely to encounter him during a cardiac event and shares an overview of the sophisticated 90-minute process UMMC has mastered for urgent heart attack evaluation and intervention. Learn more about new advancements in cardi
The Status of Women in Science and Engineering at MIT
It’s difficult to imagine that at one point in her career, National Academy of Science member Nancy Hopkins thought to quit. In her talk, she relates the historical challenges facing women in science and engineering at MIT, the university’s responses to these problems, and how in the end Hopkins avoided becoming a poster child o