Types of genre subjects seen in Ford's films: Miscellaneous scenes
This dissertation demonstrates John Ford’s use of images from a wide range of sources in many of his films. In particular, it examines Ford’s use of images based on the conventions of American […]
Italy strike adds to debt crisis fears
Sept. 6 - A national strike in Italy and doubts about it and Greece's willingness to push through the austerity demanded by their euro zone partners add to fears that the debt crisis may spiral out of control. Sonia Legg reports.
Sound for Sight
Echolocation is the ability to orient by transmitting sound and receiving echoes from objects in the environment. As a result of a Marco-Polo type activity and subsequent lesson, students learn basic concepts of echolocation. They use these concepts to understand how dolphins use echolocation to locate prey, escape predators, navigate their environment, such as avoiding gillnets set by commercial fishing vessels. Students will also learn that dolphin sounds are vibrations created by vocal organs
Yale economist Shiller says no housing recovery in sight
Aug. 30 - Yale Economist Robert Shiller says the June S&P Case-Shiller survey continues to show a flat U.S. housing market and a rebound is very unlikely in the near future.
HKS75: The Tools to Make a Difference
A new film celebrates Harvard Kennedy School's 75th Anniversary. Learn more at http://www.hks.harvard.edu/75. Film by Steve Atlas
Geospatial Technology Project Management
This course presents the principles of effective project management as applied to the design and implementation of geospatial information systems. Students will be able to: a) Describe what a project is, and the difference between a project, program and a product. b) Describe the constraints of projects. c) Describe project management and its profession. d) Describe the framework within which project management exists (stakeholders, knowledge areas, tools/techniques and portfolios). e) Explore
Curated collection of Plant Sciences resources
This is an evaluated collection of links to resources for learning and teaching subjects relating to Plant Sciences. This forms part of the UK Centre for Bioscience OeRBITAL project.
Curated collection of BioMaths resources
This is an evaluated collection of links to resources for learning and understanding mathematics and statistics within a bioscience context. This forms part of the UK Centre for Bioscience OeRBITAL project.
Hot Apps: IonBallEx, Relaxify, Speed, NightStand Clock, Fastball 2 Hot Apps will feature 5 of the hottest apps each week for the Windows Phone 7. In this episode Laura takes a look at: Please leave suggestions for hot apps that should be featured in the comments section, thanks!
Hot Apps will feature 5 of the hottest apps each week for the Windows Phone 7. In this episode Laura takes a look at:
Please leave suggestions for hot apps that should be featured in the comments section, thanks!
Curriculum Design and Educational Technology
Curriculum Design and Educational Technology is a course offered by the University of Washington Tacoma Education Program. The course recognizes the reality that K-12 teachers are often forced to alter or update existing curriculum or create units of curriculum from scratch. Knowing some methods of curriculum design and instructional design can assist teachers in meeting this need for both classroom instruction and online instruction.
Finding Jealousy - Music Roll Tango
Piano arrangement on hand-punched paper by Frank Milne. A dynamic, mesmerizing piano roll rendition of Jalousie, a tango. Performed and interpreted on a player piano from the 1920s. A Tribute to 'Finding Empathy' at the MIT Saxe Lab. Note the fitting lyrics.
A Celebration of Algebraic Geometry, August 25-28, 2011 Rahul Pandharipande: Kappa classes on the moduli spaces of curves
PMAD Ed Engoron
People Make a Difference with Danny Brassell Guest Ed Engoron Choclatique
Gold selloff normal, bull run still on, says Henwood
Sept. 22 - Gold's recent selloff is a normal consolidation as part of its current bull run, and the market is looking at support at $1,725 and $1,650.
1.464 E-Commerce and the Internet in Real Estate and Construction (MIT)
1.464 examines the long term effects of information technology on business strategy in the real estate and construction industry. Considerations include: supply chain, allocation of risk, impact on contract obligations and security, trends toward consolidation, and the convergence of information transparency and personal effectiveness. Resources are drawn from the world of dot.com entrepreneurship and "old economy" responses.
Heaven on Earth by Kathryn Cheng
This video put to the song "Heaven on Earth" could be used to teach poetry or to teach about pollution.
I dreamed of a world
Where everything was beautiful
The green forest lands
So peaceful and serene
Clear blue skies
Where rainbow birds fly free
The sparkling mountain river sings a song for me....
But dreams can't solve everything
Just take a look around
The Earth is our home
Maestro Giora Feidman and Helmut Eisel
"From Safed to Jerusalem" -- A Concert of Jewish Soul Music, Yad Vashem Maestro Giora Feidman and Helmut Eisel On August 24, 2011, a concert of Jewish soul music was held in Yad Vashem's Valley of the Communities. "From Safed to Jerusalem — A Concert of Jewish Soul Music" was held in the presence of hundreds of Holocaust survivors, their families and friends of Yad Vashem from Israel and abroad
Staffordshire hoard, the
This is currently the main website for the 1,500-item Staffordshire Hoard. The Hoard is a very large and significant find of Anglo-Saxon worked gold and silver, discovered by a metal detectorist in a mid Staffordshire field in 2009. The find was saved for the nation through public fund-raising in 2010, and will be permanently displayed in Stoke-on-Trent (the collecting authority museum) and Birmingham in the UK. At June 2010 the website has: an archive of the initial press and media materials;
Estructura social y Estructura social de España II
La asignatura Estructura Social y Estructura Social de España (II) se imparte en el 2º cuatrimestre del 2º curso de la Licenciatura de Sociología y del Doble Programa Sociología – CC. Políticas. Los/as estudiantes de estas titulaciones que van a cursarla deberían haber superado los 12 créditos de Sociología General. Esta asignatura también se imparte como optativa, en 2º y en 3º, en la Diplomatura de Trabajo Social. Los/as estudiantes de esta titulación han cursado 7 créditos de
The Campaign for London Business School
London Business School was established nearly 50 years ago as a centre of excellence for management education in the UK. As we begin our next 50 years, we invite you to help us write the next chapter of the London Business School story.