PSYC 306-01, Language and Communication, Fall 2004
We will collect data and analyze such speech acts as and forms of talk as: inviting, insulting, gossiping, storytelling, promising, hedging, swearing, complaining, indirect requesting, etc. We will consider what non-lexical sounds and gestures are important to communication. How do we use them, and how well do we recognize and understand them?,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
FREN 202-01, Intermediate French, Fall 2005
French 202 takes a four-skill approach to language learning. It is designed for students who have already attained minimum proficiency in speaking, reading, writing and listening comprehension skills as well as in cultural literacy. In 202, these skills will be developed in a grammar review that continues what was begun in 201, as well as in written assignments, class discussions, and listening comprehension materials studied in- and outside of class. Special attention will be paid this semester
Fire destroys Richard Branson's Caribbean retreat
Aug. 22 - Kate Winslet was among a group who fled from a fire at Richard Branson's holiday retreat on Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Free Energy Landscape, Conformational Changes and the Transduction of Biological Signals
Benoit Roux gives a talk at the RPP08 conference about free energy landscape, conformational changes and the transduction of biological signals. He also talks about the multiscale approaches to the activation, inactivation of Src kinases.
The folding and binding landscape of ankyrin repeat proteins
Elizabeth Komiups gives a talk at the RPP08 conference about the I?B? / NF-?B complex. She discusses the interface between the two proteins, the stabilization of the complex by "hotspots", and the folding of I?B? upon binding.
Biology - High School
The Biology course is a first-year course in biology at the high school level and involves the scientific study of living organisms. The course considers the interactions among the vast number of organisms that inhabit planet Earth. It presents the basic form and function of these organisms, from cells to organ systems, from simple viruses to complex humans. It delves into interactions between organisms, and between an organism and its environment. It also looks into how biotechnology is used to
Spartan Sagas: Merritt Lutz,Paying it forward.
Merritt Lutz loves his work in the financial services industry, which allows him to invest in companies and help them become great. He also focuses on investing—in people—outside his successful career. Lutz, who earned a bachelor's degree in advertising and a master's in social science from Michigan State, came to MSU with scholarship support to fulfill his dream of playing with the Spartan Marching Band drumline. Today, he helps students achieve their dreams by giving to the MSU College of
Stocks crushed by Europe bank angst
Aug. 18 - Wall Street suffered its biggest losses since the credit downgrade earlier this month as growing fears of a European banking crisis and a recession caused a rush to the exit. Conway G. Gittens reports.
At Cambridge, the Colleges ensure that you settle in as quickly as possible, and they and the University provide you with lots of support all the way through your time here, and even after you leave. Our short film tells you a bit more about the academic and pastoral support provided at Cambridge, and current students share their first experiences of settling into Cambridge life. Find out more at http://www.cam.ac.uk/settlingin/
F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: The F Distribution And The F Ratio
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module describes how to calculate the F Ratio and F Distribution based on the hypothesis test for the One-Way ANOVA.
F Distribution and One-Way ANOVA: Facts About the F Distribution
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module states the factors associated with F Distributions and provides students with some examples to help further understand the concept. Students will be given the opportunity to see F […]
Red Ribbon Week Assemblies
Computers in the Classrooms
The Animal Boogie-Story in Song-Barefoot Books
Down in the Indian jungle, the children and animals are learning about actions like leaping, stomping, shaking and flapping while meeting different jungle creatures. Sung by Fred Penner. (4:25)
Surviving the Holocaust: Yaakov Hollander's Story
Ya'akov Hollander was a ten-year-old boy living in Krakow, Poland, when WWII broke out. Deported from his home and eventually crammed into the Krakow ghetto, where everyone in his family was murdered by the German Nazis. This 2:37 long video is in Hebrew with English subtitles. It features an interview with him and quite compelling for students to watch to get a look at what happened from the standpoint of one of survivors. There are other such stories on this site.
ISS Update - August 31, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Aug. 31, 2011.
Estonians dance away the miles
Aug. 24 - Thousands of Estonian folk dance enthusiasts take part in a non-stop dance relay, covering all Estonia's counties to mark 20th anniversary of the country's independence. Elly Park reports.