Carnage in Syria
Dec. 26 - Syrian tanks fire, 20 dead as Homs awaits monitor. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Male Blue Rock-Thrush
This very short video gives excellent real life footage of a male blue Rock-Thrush. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
U.S. Day Ahead: Hopes for holiday shopping bonanza
Dec. 27 - Markets are likely to take a cue from a batch of retail data which should show how shoppers behaved in the run up to Christmas.
Rusty Kanokogi: The Mother of Women's Judo
A role model for women athletes of all ages and a native of Brooklyn, Rena "Rusty" Kanokogi speaks about her trailblazing entry into competitive judo at a time when women were prohibited from competition. Disguising herself as a man in order to compete, Rusty discusses the shift from her struggle as an outsider in a men's sport to a celebrated female pioneer, athlete, and the highest-ranking American woman in judo. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on Mar
Spanish police release mafia arrest video
Dec. 28 - Police release video of the arrest of an alleged Calabrian mafia boss in Barcelona. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Cuddly polar bear is no toy
Dec. 28 - Polar bear cub Siku is being hand-fed by staff at a Denmark zoo because his mother is not producing enough milk. Tara Cleary reports.
Fernandez thanks supporters ahead of cancer surgery
Dec. 28 - Argentine President Cristina Fernandez thanked her supporters as Argentines wished her well ahead of cancer surgery. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Ulcerative Colitis Patient Success Story - Bill Barth
Hear Bill's successful experience in being treated with a complex case of ulcerative colitis at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He discusses the care he received from Drs. Leyla Ghazi and Andrea Bafford and how his quality of life has improved since his J-Pouch surgical procedure. Related Links: Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program http://umm.edu/programs/ibd Digestive Health Center http://umm.edu/programs/digestive-health Grateful Ulcerative Colitis Patient Bill Barth Shares His Sto
Social Media in Business, Development & Government
Social media technologies are disrupting power equations between consumers and businesses on one hand and citizens and governments on the other hand, especially in the context of emerging countries. Therefore, it is essential that thinkers and practitioners in the areas of business, development and government understand the use and impact of social media technologies. The course will specifically focus on how social media is changing media, business, development, and government in fundamental wa
How Much Sodium Is Ideal in a Diet?
Sodium occurs naturally in the diet, as sodium is found in many fruits,
vegetables and animal products, but somewhere between 2,000 and 4,000 milligrams of sodium is recommended. Avoid adding too much salt to the diet. This interview with a nutritionist explains this, but the video moves rapidly and so a teacher may need to stop it to let the students digest the information (sorry).
21A.100 Introduction to Anthropology (MIT)
This class introduces students to the methods and perspectives of cultural anthropology. Readings emphasize case studies in very different settings (a nuclear weapons laboratory, a cattle-herding society of the Sudan, and a Jewish elder center in Los Angeles). Although some of the results and conclusions of anthropology will be discussed, emphasis will be on appreciating cultural difference and its implications, studying cultures and societies through long-term fieldwork, and most of all, learni
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Stave 1 - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Stave I: Marley's Ghost. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox.
Visual Studio Toolbox: Manual Testing In this episode, Brian Keller shows how manual testers can use Microsoft Test Manager 2010 to manage their test cases. They can document all of the steps they will use to test a particular feature or requirement and then record whether each step passes or fails. Additionally, they can record their actions and specify that the next time they run a test, some of the steps will run automatically. Bugs created with Test Manager are stored in TFS and include a wealth of information developers can
In this episode, Brian Keller shows how manual testers can use Microsoft Test Manager 2010 to manage their test cases. They can document all of the steps they will use to test a particular feature or requirement and then record whether each step passes or fails. Additionally, they can record their actions and specify that the next time they run a test, some of the steps will run automatically. Bugs created with Test Manager are stored in TFS and include a wealth of information developers can
Pope calls for peace education
Jan 1 - During his New Year Mass, Pope Benedict says new generations must be educated in justice and peace to avoid further conflict. Sunita Rappai reports.
Border Issues Seminar
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Border Issues Seminar" in the Center for Social Concerns. This seminar provides a look at immigration from diverse perspectives, principally through a week-long immersion at the Annunciation House on the border of El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
Principles of Object-Oriented Programming
An objects-first with design patterns introductory course
Students will understand the life cycle of the butterfly and create various art activities that would model metamorphosis.
"Night of the Twister"
Reading strategies are used to introduce a literary work.