"Ther haint nothin' as hard as a easy payment." Abe Martin
Abe Martin, a folksy Brown County cartoon character created by Frank McKinney “Kin” Hubbard, first appeared in the Indianapolis News in December 1904. Many of his satirical comments still ring true for today’s events.,Brown County Journey
Entrepreneurship as Fast Growth Management
This course helps the student learn to anticipate the challenges that entrepreneurial companies face during their fast growth, turnaround, or rebirth periods. You will acquire the concepts, techniques, and skills necessary to successfully respond to Fast Growth & Corporate Innovation. It is a good course for those interested in starting their own venture, purchasing an existing company, turning around a problem company, providing services to other fast track companies, or pursuing new business v
This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The authors discussed range from Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, to Stevens, Moore, Bishop, and Frost with additional lectures on the poetry of World War One, Imagism, and the Harlem Renaissance. Diverse methods of literary criticism are employed, such as historical, biographical, and gender criticism.
"Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, Fall 2007"
" This course offers an introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, an interdisciplinary academic field that asks critical questions about the meaning of gender in society. The primary goal of this course is to familiarize students with key issues, questions and debates in Women's and Gender Studies scholarship, both historical and contemporary. Gender scholarship critically analyzes themes of gendered performance and power in a range of social spheres, such as law, culture, work, medicine and t
Improving RN-MD On-Call Telephone Communication in Long-Term Care
Evidence-Based collection of materials developed to improve RN-MD communication over the telephone during off hours in a long-term care (skilled nursing home) setting. Includes a peer-reviewed publication that documents the impact of structured communication and a templated electronic progress note on RN satisfaction with the on-call encounter.
Rube Goldberg and the Meaning of Machines
Simple and compound machines are designed to make work easier. When we encounter a machine that does not fit this understanding, the so-called machine seems absurd. In this lesson, the cartoons of Rube Goldberg are introduced and engage the students in critical thinking about the way his inventions make a simple task even harder to complete. As the final lesson in the simple machines unit, the study of Rube Goldberg machines can help students evaluate the importance and usefulness of the many ma
Voor of tegen bioplastics?
you can follow an interview with a specialist about environmental issues
Práctica 10 A nivel de discurso: Reconocimiento de pausas
In this unit materials you will learn about the history of Spain and the important place of Arab and Jewish cultures in Spanish history. You will study a number of language points to help you talk about history and will write descriptive texts using a variety of stylistic devices.
Harriet Beecher Stowe & "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
The story of the great anti-slavery novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe, a book that stirred the country against slavery just prior to the Civ...
TEDx McMaster U - Cybernetic Orchestra
Directed by Dr. David Ogborn
Pacific pocket mouse (Perognathus longimembris pacificus)
Mice are omnivores and eat green plants and insects. However, snakes, owls, skunks, and coyotes prey on mice.
Klartext handlar i dag om att många människor har dödats efter stora tornado-stormar i USA. Vi berättar också om ett stort vulkan-utbrott på Island som kan göra det farligt att flyga med flygplan. Du får höra fler nyheter när du lyssnar på programmet.
Brain: The Inside Story's "Your Thinking Brain"
If there is one thing that makes you different from other animals, it is your extraordinary ability to think. Like other thinking species, humans don't just react to the world as it is: We reflect on the past, imagine what could be, and then plan ways to make our thoughts become reality. Our brain's advanced outer layer, or cortex, enables us to remember past events and predict the future consequences of our actions before we make decisions. We can think about thinking, and use language to excha
Northeastern University Street Smarts: Apocalypse Edition
Our Street Smarts reporter asked Huskies how they would spend their last day if the world was ending tomorrow.
Topping Off the Brody Learning Commons
On May 9, 2011, members of the Hopkins community gathered on the south patio of the Milton S. Eisenhower Library to celebrate a milestone in the construction of the Brody Learning Commons.
Davis Ridley -- "The Southwest Airlines Success Model"
The mission of the Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership is to support educational, research and outreach programs that promote entrepreneurial activity and economic development of the region, state and nation. The focus is on wealth creation through entrepreneurial activity.
The participants and organizers of the winter break program, Hack Harvard (HackH4rv4rd), share their experiences. School of Engineering and Applied Science
Good honest chocolate
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand a magazine article about honest trading. While carrying out this task you will be able to infer the meaning of unknown expressions and proverbs from the context. You will have to look for specific information on a fair trade label.
Pseudocode Examples for Control Structures
Pseudocode conventions and control structure examples of: if then else, case, while, for, do while and repeat until.
Manhunt for Jews in Odessa During the Holocaust
Naum Krimer, who was born in Odessa in 1928, testifies about the hunting down and murder of the Jews in Odessa during the Holocaust. Krimer describes how the Jews, including his parents and brother, were taken to an artillery depot in Dalnik, a suburb of Odessa, and were burnt alive there.