Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
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
"Time and the Sacred" (video)
A discussion with Pance Velkov, Macedonian artist and preservationist. "Time and The Sacred" is a collection of photographs which redresses the general lack of knowledge about religious art of the Republic of Macedonia, and at the same time it provides a venue for acquainting viewers with a unique environment in which Christianity and Islam have coexisted for more than six centuries. Created by Pance Velkov with the support of the French Ministry for Foreign Affairs, in particular the French Cul
Campo de Jogo (Sunday Ball) - Trailer (Doc Fortnight 2015)
Documentary Fortnight (Feb 13 - 28, 2015): http://bit.ly/1LfavqN - At an ordinary football field in Rio de Janeiro's Sampaio neighborhood—close to the Maracana Stadium, where the 2014 World Cup final was held—an annual favela soccer championship takes place among a league of 14 teams. This passionate expression of Brazilian culture is captured as the cinematographer follows the enthusiasm of the cheering crowds, and the precision of the players' movements, revealing the epic character of the
Talleres por Internet: Evaluacion de La Experiencia colaborativa del "Internet Studios Constortium"
This paper explores the pedagogical use of Internet in design-studio teaching in architectural education. The findings are based on a three-year experience working in semester long projects in which large numbers of participants (from 35 to 300 students) from Miami, Santiago, Valparaiso, Buenos Aires, Rosario, Maracaibo, Caracas and Guayaquil collaborated using the Internet in various format. The majority of the collaboration has been accomplished by using low-bandwidth Internet communication su
Interfaces to Nerve and Brain
Greg Clark, Associate Professor, Director of the Neural Interfaces Track, Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah on Restoring Lost Sensory and Motor Function with Neuronal Prostheses: How to Talk to the Nervous System So It Will Listen, and How
Virtual Maths, Density, Mass, Volume calculator
Interactive simulation, density, mass, and volume calculator
Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
Video demonstrating how to measure the density of a brick using the water displacement method.
Dylan and the Sixties
Professor Richard Polenberg discusses Bob Dylan's critique of political, social, racial and class inequities in the early 1960s.
After "Returning to Europe": Divides and Challenges in the Enlarged European Union
Professor Claus Offe (Professor of Political Sociology, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin) delivers the 2011 European Studies Centre Annual Lecture on 4th March 2011.
Movement of Blood cells (view at the cellular level)
The circulatory system of humans is closed, meaning that blood is enclosed by blood vessels. This image is that of an open system, meaning the blood moves freely throughout the body. In both systems, blood is pumped to the tissues of the body and then nutrients diffuse into the cells of those tissues.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 6 Month Old: Normal: Motor - Sitting
Independent sitting is accomplished by 6 to 8 months. This baby has good sitting posture (head erect and spine straight) and has enough stability to reach for objects with both hands. He even stretches to obtain an object without loosing his balance. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
S'étirer derrière le bureau
Après ce chapitre, tu pourras comprendre les instructions d'une leçon de gymnastique.
The lease and legislation regarding leases
After this chapter you will be able to understand a leaflet about legislation on lease contracts and be able to extract the necessary information.
Lucio Battisti, un cantautore italiano
Op het einde van deze unit kun je informatie over een Italiaanse groep, hun repertoire of een concert begrijpen.
Politicians are (too) keen to appear on TV
After this chapter you will be able to understand the hidden criticism in a column written about media matters.
70+ Google Forms for the Classroom
Teaching and learning strategies resource that describes 70+ Google Forms for the Classroom. Examples include forms for getting to know your class, spelling tests, assessments, and more.
Texas A&M Storm Chasers
The current Texas drought has put a dusty chokehold on the Texas A&M Storm Chasers, and since there has been little or no rain, that means storms have been a no-show this spring. But that might change in the days ahead, says Matt Raper, one of the team's leaders. The Texas A&M Storm Chasers, or TASC for short, is believed to be the only student-run storm chasing team in Texas. The Texas A&M University group has about 80 members this year, and whether it's Wixon Valley or Tornado Alley, the
Admiral Michael Mullen at Texas A&M University
Adm. Michael Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, spoke on U.S. military power in a global environment at Texas A&M University. The Aggieland visit by the nation's top military officer was sponsored by the George Bush School of Government and Public Service.
What does 'openness' mean to universities?: David White, Open Nottingham Seminar 2011
David White, Technology Assisted Lifelong Learning (TALL) at the University of Oxford, and Project Manager of the JISC OER Impact Study, speaks at the Open Nottingham Seminar 2011