Alumni Profile: Billy Silcox, Championship Tennis Coach
Alumni Award of Honor -- To receive this highest of honors, one must make a truly outstanding contribution to the College or to the Alumni Association. Billy Silcox has done just that for over 50 years -- since he set foot on this campus as a freshman and became one of our all-time great tennis players. However, those who know Billy well, know his love affair with the College began with his father and mother (Willard and Mary Silcox, both Class of 1933). The Silcox blood truly is maroon. After
ECU Homecoming 2011
East Carolina Homecoming 2011
C. Everett Koop Award Presentation to Dr. Anthony S. Fauci
Presentation of the 2nd Annual C. Everett Koop HIV/AIDS Public Health Leadership Award to Dr. Anthony S. Fauci
Panel 2: Challenges in Translation and Implementation
Discussion of challenges that lie ahead in translation and implementation of new science as we move closer to a cure.
Using Social Science to Improve the World
A "Duke Idea" conversation in Los Angeles, Calif., between President Richard H. Brodhead and Dan Ariely Ph.D.'98, James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics. Learn more at http://www.thedukeidea.com.
Body in pieces: saving medical collections (UCL)
Conservator Paul Bates (UCL Pathology Collection/ NHS Royal Free Hospital) has been saving and maintaining medical teaching collections from UCL's partner hospitals for 36 years. Now with the help of Dr Antony Hudek (UCL Mellon Fellow) and Jayne Dunn (UCL Head of Collections Management), Paul's years of hard work are paying off. UCL is re-evaluating how to house and display the collection, and the Victorian plaster casts were the subject of a UCL exhibition, The Body in Pieces. Further informat
How to Draw Animals---Butterfly
This short video gives step by step directions to draw a cartoon butterfly. Elementary students will enjoy this fun activity. This is a good resource to practice following multi-step directions. (2:01)
World Through Stamps: Aviation History (1957)
An interesting combination - Great moments in aviation history as told through postage stamps. (18min)
Our Texas Heritage
Our Texas Heritage begins in 1519 and continues into the 20th century, covering major topics and of course, the Alamo. (17min)
Weekly ISS Recap - Nov. 21-Nov. 25, 2011
The weekly International Space Station video recap for Nov. 21-Nov. 25, 2011
March of the Bonus Army - Part 1
This 9:40 long video, part of a series, shows how the Bonus Army tried to get Washington's leaders to honor their pledge to pay the money that was owed them. It can be compared to the Occupy movement currently taking place in some respects as it is a form of civil disobedience.
Métodos Numéricos 2011/2012 (GITEMI01) ;
Indonesian Islamists protest Obama visit
Nov. 13 - Thousands of Indonesian Islamists protest ahead of U.S. President Barack Obama's visit, to attend the East Asia Summit in Bali. Travis Brecher reports.
Pinhole Camera Activity Sheet
Activity sheet relating to the lesson involving the construction of a pinhole camera.
Academic Writing Symposium, Chapter 25
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Using the Second Derivative Test - Problem 1
This video is a continuation and explains how to solve optimization problems by using the second derivative test. In this example, the maximum volume of an open-top box is determined when given the amount of material available to use for constructing the box. (7:00)
Hawks fly with Paragliders: Teaching them to Fly
This 1:43 long video shows paragliders teaching hawks to fly with them. It is inspirational for teachers to use to show the relationships possible between man and other animals with patience and training. Kids will love it.
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What Is Dignity? (One Minute Video Dictionary Series)
In this short video, students will learn about the vocabulary word "dignity". Dignity is defined as the quality of being worthy, honored, or esteemed. Good examples are given (president as dignitary, respecting flag and liberty bell, Disney World). This is a good resource to introduce a new vocabulary word into the elementary classroom. (1:06)