Staff profiles: JoDee Fortino
JoDee Fortino, lab manager in Usability/Accessibility Research and Consulting, talks about her role in organizing the largest World Usability Day gathering in Michigan. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/9982
Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky on the Mead Film Fest
Much has changed in documentary filmmaking since the American Museum of Natural History organized the first Margaret Mead Film Festival in 1977 as a celebration of the pioneering anthropologist and longtime Museum curator. But the one constant has been the Mead Festival's enduring distinction for bringing the public the best in innovative nonfiction films, a legacy that will be celebrated at this year's 35th-anniversary program held from Thursday, November 10, through Sunday, November 13. "Sin
SMT312 Session 5 Fall 2011
SMT312 Natural Disasters - Session five 10/09/2011 Don Gauthier
Inside Windows Phone #26: Windows Phone LOVES Student Developers! In this edition of Inside Windows Phone, we welcome Microsoft's resident Ninja Ben Lower to the stage to talk about all the things we're doing to help student developers get started building outstanding apps and games for Windows Phone. Here are a bunch of links to the various things we talked about:
In this edition of Inside Windows Phone, we welcome Microsoft's resident Ninja Ben Lower to the stage to talk about all the things we're doing to help student developers get started building outstanding apps and games for Windows Phone.
Here are a bunch of links to the various things we talked about:
Peter Wege and GRCC
We take a retrospective look at the role that philanthropist Peter Wege has played in higher education and sustainability, specifically with GRCC.
Community Helper Joke
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Nicholas L. Tilney Francis D. Moore Distinguished Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Leading Business Education
Nitin Nohria Dean, Harvard Business School Richard P. Chapman Professor of Business Administration
Body Paragraph - Free English Video by Brightstorm
This video explains several important parts in body paragraphs. Body paragraphs are considered the crux of an essay and include topic sentences, supporting information, evidence, and analysis. (5:21)
Chefs@Google: Anthony Bourdain
You all may know Anthony Bourdain from his Emmy award winning show, No Reservations, where he does pretty much everyone's dream job of traveling the world and eating incredible things. He has a second show debuting on The Travel Channel in November called "The Layover" which is a high-octane travel series that follows him to cities around the world as he gives viewers the inside scoop on where to eat, where to drink, and what to do on a 24-hour layover. He has written several books including
Clashes in Sirte as families return
October 16 - Government fighters continue to their bombardment on Sirte while families return to damaged houses. Sophia Soo reports.
Slice of Campus Life Contest Winners
http://concordia.ca/now The Concordia Slice of Campus Life Photo Contest winners, Alana Latincic, Cristian Zamfir and Basma Baydoun, talk about the inspiration for their images, how they felt to win and what they will do with the prize money. Read more here: This link: http://www.concordia.ca/now/campus-life/concordia-community/20111018/first-year-concordia-student-basma-baydoun.php Or visit the Contest gallery: http://www.concordia.ca/campus-life/slice-contest/
Military Blunders: Stalin's Purges (3:41)
This Military Blunders video clip is about the Great Purge.
The leader of Communist Russia, Joseph Stalin, was paranoid of
opposition. It was this paranoia that led to the Great Purge. He sent
many people to labor camps in Siberia. Some images may be too intense for students.