This is the website for Worn Again, an organisation working with leading product designers in order to transform unwanted fabrics into modern, wearable clothes and accessories. Describing itself as an "upcycling" company, Worn Again was established in 2005, initially working with footwear, but has now expanded to include outerwear, bags and accessories. The company aims to transform waste and manufacturing patterns by utilising textile waste to create new products, ultimately leading to a scal
Of Mice and Men - In Context (Part 1 of 2)
The first half of the BBC's on the social/historical context of the novel, Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck.
Responsible Corporations: Wealth and public good [Audio]
Speaker(s): Mathieu Cantegreil, Dweep Chanana, S. Gopalakrishnan, Farhad Forbes, Alok Kirloskar, R Mukundan and Shankar Vanavarayar | In India, business has never been just about wealth creation. Besides being engines of growth, corporations and their founders have long played a role in addressing pertinent social issues of their time. India is set to become one of the world’s leading producers of wealth, and with this has come renewed scrutiny of the role of businesses and their promoters. Th
11.333 Urban Design Seminar (MIT)
This course is a requirement for completion of the Urban Design Certificate Program. It investigates the complex nature of 'successful' urban design and attempts to identify and evaluate examples of urban design that are at the leading edge of practice, anticipating the future. The seminar will deal with two parallel questions: what are the key trends that will shape the future form and function of cities, and how will these changes affect the role of the urban designer? The first part of the se
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
Freed Cuban tells of release joy
Dec 30 - One of the first Cuban dissidents freed from jail ahead of a visit by Pope Benedict XVI describes his shock at learning of his pardon. Paul Chapman reports.
A influ?ncia do usu?rio sobre a apresenta??o visual da informa??o na web: o caso do layout adaptativ
Ahead of the digital environments expansion which follows the principles of the web 2.0, one can notice a growing opening for user's participation. The proposal of this research is to reflect on how this scenario of participation is strengthening a social structure capable of actively acting not only in the production of digital content, but also in the form of this content presentation. From a survey of cases and a theoretical review, this paper aims to analyze two different types of user?s inf
The Student's Guide To Online Colleges
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
Wall Street Woes, Author Anouar Majid and Honoring Doris lessing
Could we see a repeat of the big stock market crash of '29? This week on Bill Moyers Journal, veteran market watcher Robert Kuttner and Wall Street insider William H. Donaldson give their read of the current economic landscape and discuss the risks of the deregulation of the financial industry. Donaldson was the 27th chairman of the SEC and is the former chairman and chief executive of the New York Stock Exchange, and Kuttner is co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect magazine and wa
Ben's Bug - A Phonetic Story Book
This animated story book displays the words on the screen as they are read by the narrator. "A Bug Bugs Ben" is part of a series of children's e books designed by Montessori educators to help children learn to read. The words introduced in the book are listed on the final "page"; a partial list: then, rock, leg, hid, fell, Ben, not, sit, ran, left, hand, dog. Some sight words are used: off, the, a, is. (1:51)
Clash of the Financial Titans
Two of the three winners of this year's Nobel Prize in economics espouse theories that may appear to be polar opposites, but Wharton's Amir Yaron suggests they are, in fact, complementary.
North Shore Community Land Trust Adjective Games Article :: Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS5 Classroom in a Book: Creating Style Sheets for Other Medi Alpha Phi Omega INN Placement Website How Is the U.S. Doing in the ‘Global Bandwidth Race’? Emissions Trading for Australia: Leader or Laggard?
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Adjective games are a great way to teach students more about the English language - and to learn a few new things yourself. Learn about adjective games for middle level and high school students with help from a professional reading and English tutor in this free video clip. (02:22)
By creating and attaching style sheets optimized for other media, the specific browsing application can select the appropriate style sheet and formatting for its own needs. In this exercise, you’ll convert a CSS screen-media file to one optimized for print.
Watch to learn more about Alpha Phi Omega, Valparaiso University's coed service fraternity. For more info, check out their website at: valpo.edu/student/APO
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
The worldwide competition for bandwidth "is like the space race where the winner will see benefits ... that will last for years to come," according to Julius Genachowski, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). In an interview with Wharton's Kevin Werbach, Genachowski says that while the U.S. is leading the world in terms of developing infrastructure for the next generation of mobile broadband, the country faces "some real challenges" in keeping ahead. (Video with transcript)
Will emissions trading harm or benefit the economy? Can emissions trading get Australia to a low emissions future? What is the right way toward an effective post-Kyoto international scheme? This is an opportunity to engage with leading experts as they present their perspectives.
Article :: Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS5 Classroom in a Book: Creating Style Sheets for Other Medi
Alpha Phi Omega
INN Placement Website
How Is the U.S. Doing in the ‘Global Bandwidth Race’?
Emissions Trading for Australia: Leader or Laggard?