"Venezuela Speaks!" (audio)
For the last decade, Venezuela’s “Bolivarian Revolution” has captured international attention. Poverty, inequality, and unemployment have all dropped, while health, education, and living standards have seen a commensurate rise. Venezuela Speaks! is the real, bottom-up account of the country's bloodless uprising and reorganization. Co-editor Carlos Martinez will explain how the stories in Venezuela Speaks! offer a different perspective than that of the international mainstream media, which
Uptown and Downtown Shuffles with Sliding 9ths - Blues Guitar Lesson
Learn more about Michael's Blues Guitar course at: http://bit.ly/zGAfU7 Michael Williams is a Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the author and instructor of Berkleemusic's online Blues Guitar course. His free guitar lessons are among the most popular videos on Berkleemusic's YouTube channel, with over three million views and counting!
BoxingBots at South by South West The boys at Coding4Fun really out-did themselves this time. They created Kinect-Driven Pneumatic Boxing Robots and showed them off to the party-goers at last nights opening party for the SXSW Interactive track, host by Frog and Microsoft. Essentially 2 humans each use their own Kinect to control the boxing bots inside the ring. The crowd LOVED this party centerpiece and I must say I want a bot of my very own. You can read
The boys at Coding4Fun really out-did themselves this time. They created Kinect-Driven Pneumatic Boxing Robots and showed them off to the party-goers at last nights opening party for the SXSW Interactive track, host by Frog and Microsoft. Essentially 2 humans each use their own Kinect to control the boxing bots inside the ring. The crowd LOVED this party centerpiece and I must say I want a bot of my very own. You can read
The Beauty of Algebra
In this ten-minute video clip, Sal Khan discusses why the abstraction of mathematics is so fundamental to its understanding.
Absolute Beginner S2 #6 - Being a Spanish Workaholic
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You told your co-workers in Spain that you’re taking the day off because you’re sick. However, you’re perfectly well. It’s your birthday, and you want to celebrate. At lunchtime, you go to your favorite local bar, order the Spanish dish of the day, and sit back to watch the soccer match [...]
This video is done with a class and shows them reciting a rap about improper and mixed fractions, simplifying fractions, area, perimeter, and more. A fun video for students to emulate. Lyrics are not included. (02:33)
ECON 101-01, Introduction to Economics, Fall 2004
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Economics 101, the first of two semesters of economic principles, is an in-depth introduction to microeconomic theory and its applications. The second semester, Economics 102, introduces the student to macroeconomic theory and policy. Microeconomics is the study of the behavior of individuals in their roles as consumers, workers, producers, employers, and so on—in what Alfred Marshall called
ENGL 202-01, Introduction to Cinema, Fall 2007
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,This course inkoduces students to the critical tools involved in analyzing moving-image media such as film, video, and television. Students will compose essays that demonstrate a historically informed grasp of cinema's formal techniques and how these produce meaning for spectators. Prerequisite: ENGL 151 or equivalent.
11.437 Financing Economic Development (MIT)
This course focuses on financing tools and program models to support local economic development. It includes an overview of private capital markets and financing sources to understand capital market imperfections that constrain economic development; business accounting; financial statement analysis; federal economic development programs; and public finance tools. Program models covered include revolving loan funds, guarantee programs, venture capital funds, bank holding companies, community deve
PSYC 485-01, Senior Seminar, Fall 1998
The primary objective of this course is to have you demonstrate the critical thinking skills indicative of a senior level psychology major. You will demonstrate critical thinking skills in weekly essays, class discussions, an oral presentation, and one term paper. It is my wish, along with the rest of the psychology faculty that you will think critically about the questions that are currently being asked in our field. At this stage in your education, you should be able to pose a narrowly focused
Kermit Sings Being Green
Kermit sings about being green.
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14.581 International Economics I (MIT)
This course covers, with a focus on both theory and empirics, advanced topics in international trade (as well as inter-regional trade and economic geography). It includes the study of positive issues, such as: Why do countries trade? What goods do countries trade? What are the implications of openness for the location of production, industries, occupations, and innovative activity? And, what impedes trade and why do some countries deliberately erect policy impediments to trade? The course also c