VUCast: Shocking Eels!
In the latest VUCast: Watch how some shocking predators lure their prey; learn how a supercomputer uncovered a hummingbird mystery; and see Vanderbilt's national baseball champs celebrate the holidays. Watch now!
4 degrees of global warming: regional patterns and timing
Second presentation from session 1 of the 4degrees International Climate Conference.
Consulting pupils can improve learning
Asking pupils what they think about school is one of the most effective ways of improving education, according to research just completed by a project in the UK’s biggest education research initiative, the Teaching and Learning Research Programme.,22
Introduction to FirstClass for students in JMSB's CPA Program
To download FirstClass: http://jmsb.concordia.ca Your User ID: same as the one you use to log onto the myConcordia.ca portal. You will receive your temporary password in an email. FirstClass support: email@example.com or at 514-848-2424 ext. 7613
Stereotype Threat: How it affects us and what we can do about it
Claude Steele, internationally renowned social scientist and Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, will discuss his theory of stereotype threat, which has been the focus of much of his research and writing throughout his academic career. The theory examines how people from different groups, being threatened by different stereotypes, can have quite different experiences in the same situation. It has also been used to understand group differences in performance ranging from the intellectual to th
Checklist - Language Assistantship
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Risk of Love
Love means never having to say "sorry I exploded your head." This dark animation by COFA Digital Media student Iman Irannejad is one of the final year works for 2013 from UNSW Australia's College of Fine Arts. COFA is one of the country's premier art, design and media schools. To find out more about studying at COFA: http://www.cofa.unsw.edu.au Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to our channel: www.youtube.com/unsw
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Tan Table
Calculate the height of a building, Tan Table
Are You Ready? - Exploring Your Major: Arts and Sciences
Students in the Elon College of Arts & Sciences share their own journeys in choosing a major, and explain why staying "Undecided" for now is nothing to stress about.
The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"
"True Blood" stars hit the red carpet
The latest celebrity news including the stars of "True Blood" hit the red carpet and rockers Linkin Park earn a spot on RockWalk. John Russell reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. Fo
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
Video Culture Class: Spanish Holidays #24 - Haro Wine Festival
Learn more about Spanish culture with SpanishPod101.com! Ever wondered what the most important Spanish holidays are, and how they are celebrated? Then this 25-lesson video series is for you! With this series, you’ll learn the what, why, when and how of 25 well-known holidays in Spain. In this video, you’ll learn [...]
The Daily's Double Shot 02/28/2015
In this week's Daily's Double Shot: - Hear some frightening horror stories from people with the worst roommates at UW - Meet Abby Houck, who helps college students diagnosed with cancer make college work - Jakob Ross reviews the vampire mockumentary "What we do in the Shadows" - Dive into a late night review of the two major Gyro joints on the Ave - The UW Drama school previews its production of "The Hostage" - The READi lag share the latest in autism research dailyuw.com uwtv.org 02/28/15
Abbey College Prestige Lecture 2010: Stan Taylor
Professor Stan Taylor, Kennedy Center for International Studies, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah presents the 2010 Abbey College Prestige Lecture - The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight: the CIA and Fidel Castro Professor Taylor has enjoyed a distinguished career in both academics and public policy. As a former Senior Staff member of the US Senate Intelligence Committee he brings to the Otago audience unique insights into little-known aspects of US-Cuban relations. Abbey College is celeb
Dean Hallett USC Leventhal School of Accounting Commencement Speech
On May 16, 2014, Dean Hallett delivered the commencement speech at USC Leventhal School of Accounting.
2014-2015 Scholarship Awards
Students Receive Scholarships from Greater Waldorf Jaycees Foundation, CSM Foundation. For more information: http://www.csmd.edu/news/archive/2014/27885ec41ef97dbd66208ac66165333c0bf95147.html
Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
Emma Donoghue, "Frog Music" | Talks at Google
Novelist Emma Donoghue will read from & discuss her latest novel, "Frog Music." http://emmadonoghue.com/ Trailer for "Frog Music," https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ay99snJo5zI "Summer of 1876: San Francisco is in the fierce grip of a record-breaking heatwave and a smallpox epidemic. Through the window of a railroad saloon, a young woman called Jenny Bonnet is shot dead. The survivor, her friend Blanche Beunon, is a French burlesque dancer. Over the next three days, she will risk everything to
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey, Worksheet for Bigger Room
Light Intensity Survey worksheet, activity including resources, for bigger room