2011-12 Homecoming Court: Sarah Pomeroy
Hey, everyone! My name is Sarah Pomeroy, and I cannot express how honored I am to be a part of the 2011-12 Michigan State University Homecoming Court. I am from Columbus, Ohio, but thanks to my mother, a Spartan alumna, I have always bled green. My time here at MSU has helped me grow in so many ways: academically, emotionally and socially, as well as prepare me to take me next steps into the world. Above all, MSU has taught me the importance of hard work, serving others and believing in yourse
Introducing a Triplet Formulation to the Traveling Salesman Problem
Marissa Lawson, Lyon Anderson
The objective of our research is to introduce a new formulation to model the Traveling Salesman Problem, a combinatorial optimization problem.
A Newscast of Hamlet's Death
Students analyze Shakespeare's Hamlet in a creative way in this selection. The format is that of a news program with "live" action coverage and an interview with a friend. ( 4:39)
Aid drops to Pakistan flood victims
Sept 19 - Almost a month after monsoon rains triggered floods in southern Pakistan, many towns and villages remain submerged, and the army is dropping emergency rations by helicopter. Nick Rowlands reports.
London Design Festival's 3D 'revolution'
Sept.19 - As part of the ninth London Design Festival, the 154-year-old Victoria & Albert Museum is staging an exhibition of items created using a cutting-edge 3D printing process which curator Murray Moss says will spark a new 'revolution' in creativity. Matt Cowan reports
Ladies in red rule the red carpet
Sept. 19 - Television stars rock the red carpet at the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Alicia Powell reports.
Julien Macdonald unveils his "taste of the Orient"
Sept. 19 - British designer Julien Macdonald shows his Spring/Summer 2012 collection at London Fashion Week. Alicia Powell reports.
China yuan convertibility will take 10 years or longer: CLSA
Sept. 19 - The yuan should rise 3-4% during 2012 but full convertibility will take a decade or more, says CLSA China macro strategist Andy Rothman.
Central Banks Can Increase the Money Supply, Even If Banks Do Not Lend In today's fiat-money world, money is mostly produced through bank lending. Whenever a commercial bank provides credit to, say, consumers, firms, and government entities, it issues new money, thereby increasing the economy's money stock. Economists from the Austrian School of economics call this kind of money pro
I. The Relation between Bank Credit and Money Growth
In today's fiat-money world, money is mostly produced through bank lending. Whenever a commercial bank provides credit to, say, consumers, firms, and government entities, it issues new money, thereby increasing the economy's money stock.
Economists from the Austrian School of economics call this kind of money pro
Loopspelletjes Verschillende loopspelletjes om de conditie, uithouding en reactiesnelheid te verbeteren.
Verschillende loopspelletjes om de conditie, uithouding en reactiesnelheid te verbeteren.
Why do we do proofs?
The aim of this session is to motivate students to understand why we might want to do proofs, why proofs are important, and how they can help us. In particular, the student will learn the following: proofs can help you to really see WHY a result is true; problems that are easy to state can be hard to solve (Fermat's Last Theorem); sometimes statements which appear to be intuitively obvious may turn out to be false (the Hospitals paradox); the answer to a question will often depend crucially on t
Understanding contemporary society
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. This module introduces students to a range of approaches in social analysis. Through introductions to key concepts, theorists and research studies in the disciplines of sociology, cultural studies and social policy, students will be equipped with the skills necessary for more advanced study of contemporary society. Two routes to reading this module's contents are offered. Those who prefer to read on screen can na
The recurrent, the recombinatory and the ephemeral : thoughts on a textual system in transition
In this presentation from the Institute of Film and Television Studies' Ephemeral Media Workshops, Professor William Uricchio discusses his research: The recurrent, recombinatory and the ephemeral: thoughts on a textual system in transition. Presentation produced/delivered: June/July 2009 Suitable for: Undergraduate Study and Community Education Professor William Uricchio, MIT/Utrecht William Uricchio is Professor and Director of the MIT Comparative Media Studies Program and professor of Co
This online exhibition features a small selection of material held by Manuscripts and Special Collections at the University of Nottingham relating to sport. It includes photographs of University sports teams and items relating to the wider history of team sports and individual exercise through the centuries.
Politics in 60 seconds. The Labour Party
Professor Steven Fielding defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on the labour party. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and community education Professor Steven Fielding, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Steven Fielding is Professor of Political History and Director of the Centre for British Politics: CBP at The University of Notti
Sesame Street--Have You Ever Been to the Farm?
In this classic Sesame Street video, kids visit a farm, watch, and play with the animals and ride on a tractor...all while a great folksy song is sung. Students will meet roosters, rabbits, pigs, cats, and chickens. This is a good resource for the early childhood classroom to use in conjunction with a lesson/unit on farms and after reading non-fiction texts on this topic. (1:23)
Hawaii interns XAPfest 2011 This summer Microsoft interns were asked to create an application for Windows Phones that integrated the Hawaii services. What they came up with will astound you! Take a look at the entire competition here including the awards ceremony and Q&A period with our esteemed panel of judges.
This summer Microsoft interns were asked to create an application for Windows Phones that integrated the Hawaii services. What they came up with will astound you! Take a look at the entire competition here including the awards ceremony and Q&A period with our esteemed panel of judges.
CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Auteurs : Aline HENRY (médecin du centre anticancéreux de Nancy)
Dr Aline HENRY : droit au refus des soins, droit d’accéder aux informations, dossier médical, recherche biomédicale, dons d’organes
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Athletics 08 - Running and Relays
This lesson contains a warm-up, cool-down, running activities (running over distance and pair relay) and jumping activities. Children find out more about relays and need to co-operate with a partner to complete the pair relay activity.
Word Problem - GCF
This video walks you through a GCF word problem. The word problem is shown on the screen while an instructor explains her thought process. (03:06)