Immelt: Obama a good partner on jobs council
General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt says U.S. President Barack Obama is a good partner and a good listener in their meetings on jobs and economic growth.
Concordia Open House 2011: Portfolio Day Video
Concordia University's Office of Student Recruitment would like to invite you to our Open House on Saturday October 22, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Here is a sneak peek, courtesy of Brian and Matthew, of an aspect of Concordia that you can learn more about on this day. Visit openhouse.concordia.ca to learn more! twitter.com/CUFutureStudent facebook.com/CUFutureStudents
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.
NTC fighters brandish Gaddafi's golden gun
Oct. 20 - Hours after Muammar Gaddafi was killed near Sirte, National Transitional Council fighters danced, fired guns and brandished a golden pistol they said they took from the former Libyan leader. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Great Writing and Science Task - Paper Helicopters and Procedural Texts If you are looking for something fun to spice up your writing sessions that you can do with students of all ages then look no further. Simpl
If you are looking for something fun to spice up your writing sessions that you can do with students of all ages then look no further. Simpl
College of Charleston Professor Evan Parry Brings Students into Theatre Productions
Associate professor of theatre Evan Parry talks about the closeness of faculty with students, preparing students for careers that don't include acting, and the importance of a well-rounded education. Parry teaches Acting 3, Movement for the Actor, Stage Combat and other Performance courses. He continues to work as a professional actor, director and fight director and serves as co-director of The Shakespeare Project as well as one of the hits of the 2002 Piccolo Spoleto festival, the choreopla
After almost a decade of being East Carolina's Marching Pirates feature twirler, this is Courtney Stearn's last year twirling as a student. At a young age the game-day atmosphere had her hooked on being a Pirate, but ECU's academic programs won her over for the long haul. In May, she'll graduate with a PhD in physical therapy.
7 Billion - Food
We're predominantly a nation of urban dwellers. Only six percent of our total land mass is arable. Filling our food bowls in the future means looking closer to home for food sources, says human geographer Dr Alec Thornton. For more detailed videos and opinion pieces visit our 7 Billion website: www.7billion.unsw.edu.au.
21.10.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Nur wenige Stunden nach dem Tod von Ex-Machthaber Muammar al Gaddafi hat die neue Führung in Libyen die Weichen für den Aufbau eines demokratischen Staates gestellt. Der amtierende Regierungschef Mahmud Dschibril erklärte, voraussichtlich am Samstag werde offiziell der Beginn einer Übergangsphase auf dem Weg zu
Polar Bear Cubs
Polar bears often have twin cubs, yet they have one of the slowest reproductive rates of any mammal. Learn more about these giants of the north and their offspring. (0:36)
Clinton visits Islamabad
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says Pakistan needs to increase efforts to rid the country of terror organizations. Julie Noce reports.
RADIANCE, by Alyson Noel
Accessibility of eLearning
It is part of a teaching professional’s skills to understand the needs of a diverse population of students. This unit introduces the challenges for disabled students who may use computers in different ways when taking part in eLearning or may need alternative teaching methods. It covers the technology and techniques used by disabled students, the adjustments to teaching methods that might be reasonable, design decisions which affect the accessibility of eLearning tools and strategies for evalu
The Chronicles of Narnia - Aslan
Aslan is the benevolent king and ruler of a mysterious land called Narnia, which has come under attack by a cruel commander. In this clip, Aslan tries to appeal with the commander to end the suffering of people of Narnia. After you watch the video, think about Aslan's situation. Who was present during the gathering? How did the crowd respond to Aslan's message? What decision was put to action during the gathering? What happened when the sun rose? What hero figure does Aslan's story seem to
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 18 Month Old: Normal: Motor - Throwing Ball
The toddler is able to throw the ball overhand and shows pleasure in playing the game of throwing and chasing after the ball. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
4.665 Contemporary Architecture and Critical Debate (MIT)
This class, required of all Master of Architecture students, presents a critical review of works, theories, and polemics in architecture in the aftermath of World War II. The aim is to present a historical understanding of the period, and to develop a meaningful framework to assess contemporary issues in architecture. Special attention will be paid to historiographic questions of how architects construe the terms of their "present."
Northeastern Opens Campus in Charlotte, N.C.
Advancing a model of higher education that moves "beyond the traditional boundaries of place," Northeastern University President Joseph E. Aoun announced today that the university will launch a system of regional campuses in selected American cities. The first regional campus opens its doors today in Charlotte, N.C.
Starfall's excellent interactive treatment given to the letter "U u”, with emphasis on the sound of the letter. Several examples and very clear pronunciation.