Historical Analysis of Building - (Re)Construction in Olivette Park, USA
From 1959 to 1990, East St. Louis, Illinois deteriorated from an ?All-American City? to a national symbol of urban blight. Located on the Mississippi River, the East St. Louis of today faces severe economic, social, and environmental problems. Nearly onequarter of the city?s work force is unemployed and about 40 percent of families are living below the poverty level. But East St. Louis was not always a distressed community. With strong ties to St. Louis and the surrounding region, East St. Louis
Nitrogen is the most abundant element in Earth. Details different characteristics of nitrogen. Run time 04:20.
Fascism and Mussolini
Khan discusses the origin of the word 'fascism' during this eight-minute video.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain - Preface
Preface. Classic Literature Video Book with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman. (01:19)
In Memory of Emmett Till
The Emmett Till story is one of those stories that gripped the nation in the 50's. CAUTION: There is a (famous) image of Till in a casket.' 'The murder of Emmett Till was noted as one of the leading events that motivated the American Civil Rights Movement'
"Human Rights in Mexico: Inside the Labyrinth of Drugs, Elections and Billionaires" (video)
A talk by Sergio Aguayo, professor of political science at the Colegio de Mexico. Aguayo has been one of Mexico's leading public intellectuals and human rights advocates for the past three decades. He has been a professor of political science at the Colegio de Mexico since 1977 and was a founder of the Mexican Academy for Human Rights, the electoral reform organization Alianza C
A Ballet in Sneakers: Jerome Robbins and Opus Jazz
Watch choreographer (and original West Side Story dancer) Eliot Feld, Sondra Lee (one of Robbins' original "Opus" dancers), along with other Robbins' friends and colleagues join the current cast of dancers to contextualize the cultural and historical importance of Mr. Robbins' career and NY Export: Opus Jazz in this 10 minute documentary by Matt Wolf and Anna Farrell.
Thunderbird Regional Night Mar 2014
A crisis of trust: the leadership challenge
Richard Edelman, President and CEO of Edelman, gives his insights on how businesses have lost reputational ground in 2008 ad a crisis of confidence in CEOs
The Presidents: Reagan
In 1988, after two terms in office, Ronald Reagan left the White House one of the most popular presidents of the twentieth century -- and one of the most controversial. A failed actor, Reagan became a passionate ideologue who preached a simple gospel of lower taxes, less government, and anti-communism. (04:10:37)
Music Studio Lite App for iOS
'Music Studio offers a complete music production environment for the iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch with features and a sound quality previously only known to desktop applications and expensive audio hardware.It combines a piano keyboard, 11 studio-quality instruments (118 in the full version), a fully fledged 127-track sequencer, extensive note editing, reverb, real-time effects and much more on a user-friendly interface.''load apps.DescriptionMusic Studio offers a complete music production environment
Maroon Minute: Dr.Etta Madden
Raising the profile of forgotten female authors is a passion for Dr. Etta Madden, professor of English at Missouri State University. Her research on one such author -- Anne Hampton Brewster -- was recognized with two prestigious research fellowships. Madden was one of 16 accepted applicants to participate in the National Endowment for the Humanities' Summer Seminar on Italy in the Age of the Risorgimento held at the American Academy in Rome. She also received a short-term research fellowship
Marquette's Dr. Ryan Jerving Performs for National Poetry Month
As part of National Poetry month, faculty members in the Department of English partnered with Raynor Libraries to host an hour-long poetry reading on April 16th. The faculty members read selections from some of their favorite poets and shared some originals. In this clip, Dr. Ryan Jerving performs his song "Stop Her in My Hand."
A Holokauszt Magyarországon
The website "A Holokauszt Magyarországon" (The Holocaust in Hungary) is an online digital collection of teaching and learning resources about the fate of Hungarian Jews during WWII. The page is a project of the Budapesti Holokauszt Múzeum és Oktatási Központ (The Budapest Holocaust Museum and Teaching Centre). The site is only available in Hungarian but it is an indispensable resource for understanding the Holocaust, the main events and characters in Hungary. There are two main sections: on
Deriving the Range Equation of Projectile Motion
Learn how to derive the Range of Projectile. The Horizontal Range of a Projectile is defined as the horizontal displacement of a projectile when the displacement of the projectile in the y-direction is zero.
0:12 Defining Range
0:32 Resolving the initial velocity in to it’s components
1:49 Listing our known values
2:49 Solving for range in terms of change in time
3:30 Solving for the change in time in the y-direciton
In this clip farmer shows his compost pile. He gives information about what a compost pile is and how to make a simple low maintenance compost pile.
Redirecting Fleet Street 5: Constitutionalising Media Power
Damian Tambini, Senior Lecturer, Department of Media and Communications, LSE, gives a talk for the Redirecting Fleet Street: Media Regulation and the Role of Law conference. This paper proposes some concepts that help to understanding the current crisis in UK media governance and ethics, and explain the ongoing difficulties that UK law and policy have faced in responding to it. The role of voluntary private ethical codes versus legal restraint is discussed, in the light of concepts of media free
Experimental studies and modeling of an information embedded power system
This thesis is concerned with the design and analysis of the Interconnected Power Systems Laboratory (IPSL), which will allow students to get experience on the realistic operation and control of power systems. Drexel University' Interconnected Power Systems Laboratory (IPSL), provides an interchangeable real-life, three-bus power system network and an Energy Management System interface to the system in order to provide control and data capturing. The designed EMS system utilizes client/server an
An Introduction to Exponents
Professor Edward Burger introduces exponents in this video from Thinkwell's online Algebra series. The video uses lecture format and a whiteboard to aid in the explanations. Run time 01:37.
Lily Pad Escape
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad is trying to escape from a desert island by crossing a large body of water. They find a special lily pad that was left for them by the Red Warrior. When the lily pad is put in water it doubles and the number of lily pads keeps on doubling. The CyberSquad tries to use this doubling effect to help them create a lily pad bridge to cross the water and escape. Run time 02:49.