End of the NHS?
Delivered by Professor Allyson Pollock, public health research and policy specialist at Queen Mary, University of London, this IPR lecture explored major changes and challenges to the NHS through government reform, what this means for patient access and what needs to be done about it.
OZONE presentation 2013: Unattended moments
Simone Celine marshall discusses the medieval imagery used by Modernist writers to explain metaphysical experiences. The Ozone research talks were presented in September 2013
Kahepaiksed - tunnikava
Copying A Sheetin into a Workbook
Trading at Noon: Wall Street gains on U.S. economic data
Dec. 29 - U.S. stocks are rising today as stronger-than-expected economic data lifts sentiment in a lightly traded session.
Song Thrush Feeding Her Chicks
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a mother Song Thrush feeding her three young chicks. Students will enjoy the close up views of these baby birds. 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)
Song Thrush Singing
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Song Thrush singing in a tree. Students will enjoy this close up view of this songbird. 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)
Destination: New Zealand, Overview
This 3:40 long video shows the landscapes and cities of this country. The diversity of the country is stressed. The differences between the southern and northern islands are explained.
Week 6 Pt. 1
Wrap up of Applications in Islam. Transition to the background of conflict present in Christianity.
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
Solving blood clots with integrative STEM lessons
By: nsf The Mobile Area Education Foundation is designing lessons to teach kids that engineering and math can solve real-world problems…like designing ways to catch blood clots in a model human circulatory system.
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