This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
"Petroleum Technology Presentation"
A talk by Brian C. Gahan, Energy Consultant; Chair of the Chicago Section of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers; former Senior Scientist and Manager of E&P Technology Development at the Gas Technology Institute. Session 4 of the conference "Petroleum: Prospects and Politics." Sponsored by the Chicago Society. Co-sponsored by the Student Government of the Universi
Preposition Song Introducing Prepositions to Young Students
Cute video teaching prepositions-next to, in on, under, behind, in front of, between. Catchy tune is sung while matching pictures and words are shown on screen. Many of the phrases used in song are also rhyming words. The song is repeated several times with different prepositions (3:25).
2007.11.26-Turkish American Relations at the Crossroads
Hinckley Institute of Politics Forum: Turkish American Relations at the Crossroads by Dr. Hakan Yavuz. A discussion on the strained relationship between the U.S. and Turkey.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Triangle simulation tool
Diagram and formulas for are and volume of 2D shapes
Lecture 32 - 11/17/2010
Repercussions of the Sub Prime Crisis Dr. John Prescott - Academic Spotlight Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action Lesson 08 - One Minute Romanian Institute for Survey and Policy Research, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Termodinámica Aplicada Advances in nanotechnology "Pens and Swords: How the American Mainstream Media Report the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict" (video) US & Europe debt fears hammer stocks The Battle for Control of Online Communications The Instructional Use of Learning Objects The Giants of Philosophy - Arthur Schopenhauer - 09/18 Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli German Jewish travelling cultures in the diaspora, 1919-1939
Viral Acharya, Professor of Finance, talks about the repercussions of the sub prime crisis.
Missouri State University has a nationally recognized music department. One of the professors in that department, Dr. John Prescott, recently received the National Award from the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, also known as ASCAP. These coveted awards reflect ASCAP's commitment to assist and encourage writers of serious music. The awards are based upon the prestigious value of each writer's catalogue of original compositions, as well as recent performances of those work
Using a theodolite to calculate the height of a building, demonstration 'in the field', includes interactive simulation tools and formulae
In lesson 8 of One Minute Romanian you will learn to count from one to ten. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
The Institute for Survey & Policy Research (ISPR), established as the Social Science Research Facility (SSRF) in 1968, is a survey research organization of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. ISPR provides "consulting on all aspects of survey research to university staff, and students and to local governments, non-profit agencies, and businesses". There is information on research projects and a link to the centre's quarterly review of economic and social issues, 'Monitoring Wisconsin'.
La asignatura de Termodinámica Aplicada pertenece a la materia de Ingeniería Energética. Después de cursar esta asignatura los alumnos deberán alcanzar un conocimiento de los conceptos elementales de la Termodinámica. Deberán ser capaces de aplicar los conocimientos básicos de la profesión relacionados con el análisis de sistemas térmicos y energéticos, es la base a utilizar para el desarrollo de otras competencias dentro del campo de la ingeniería térmica en la industria. Se fomen
In this podcast, Professor Moriarty discusses nanotechnology, and how it has led to a convergence of the traditional sciences. He talks about the commercial applications of nanotechnology such as hard disk technology in laptops, stain free materials and fabrics, self-cleaning windows and advanced water filtration. He also touches on some of the myths about nanotechnology as well as some of the real dangers of Nanotechnology and the steps governments are taking to regulate it. Professor Moriart
A talk by Marda Dunsky, former Arab affairs reporter for the Jerusalem Post and editor on the national/foreign desk of the Chicago Tribune. As world attention is renewed and refocused on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict at the sixtieth anniversary of its seminal year of 1948, Marda Dunsky takes a close look at how more than two dozen major American print and broadcast outlets have reported the conflict i
Nov. 21 - Fears about out-of-control government debt on both sides of the Atlantic have swept across financial markets, knocking stocks sharply lower and pushing up prices of bonds deemed to be safe havens. Ruairidh Villar reports.
The Internet offers users many opportunities for communicating and exchanging ideas, but abuse, censorship, and the manipulation of Internet traffic have put free and open communication at risk. In this talk, Georgia Tech Associate Professsor, Nick Feamster, will present approaches developed to preserve free and open communication on the Internet in the face of numerous threats. First discussed is the threat of message abuse (e.g., spam) and methods developed for mitigating it. Next, is the deve
This is the online version of The Instructional Use of Learning Objects, a new book that tries to go beyond the technological hype and connect learning objects to instruction and learning. You can read the full text of the book here for free.
'Arthur Schopenhauer (22 February 1788 – 21 September 1860) was a German philosopher known for his atheistic pessimism and philosophical clarity' (Arthur Schopenhauer, Wikipedia, 2009). He was influenced by Plato and Kant, and he, in turn, inlfuenced Einstein, Freud, and Jung among others. Suitable for high school students. Video consists of one still image and narration.
You may have heard this piece as the K9 Advantix theme song in the 2004 TV commercial with the cute singing puppy, which is a take-off on Alan Sherman's 1963 comedy routine, "Hello muddah, hello fadduh... here I am at Camp Grenada." The music for the dancing ostriches, hippos, elephants and crocodiles in the 1940 Disney animated film "Fantasia." Choreography by Victoria Lyras. Performed in May 2008 at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, Indianapolis, Indiana.
This very short PDF document describes the background to the AHRC funded project “German Jewish Travelling Cultures in the Diaspora, 1919-1939”. The project examines Jewish interwar travel writing with its comingling of modernity and nostalgia and looking beyond the German nation state, sees Europe as “a powerful Jewish historical landscape“ offering “communists, Zionist travellers and middle-class tourists“ alike conflicting alternative Jewish futures.
Dr. John Prescott - Academic Spotlight
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action
Lesson 08 - One Minute Romanian
Institute for Survey and Policy Research, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Advances in nanotechnology
"Pens and Swords: How the American Mainstream Media Report the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict" (video)
US & Europe debt fears hammer stocks
The Battle for Control of Online Communications
The Instructional Use of Learning Objects
The Giants of Philosophy - Arthur Schopenhauer - 09/18
Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
German Jewish travelling cultures in the diaspora, 1919-1939