Seeing and Exploring the Universe Resource Guide
This guide provides an overview of 16 NASA missions studying the structure and evolution of the Universe. A description of the science and educational programs for each mission is provided, along with a list of other relevant resources and websites. The following missions are described in the guide: Advanced Composition Explorer(ACE), Astro-E2, Chandra, Cosmic Hot Interstellar Plasma Spectrometer (CHIPS), Constellation X-ray Mission (CON-X), Galaxy Evolution Explorer (GALEX) Gamma-Ray Large Area
Move Theory/FUNction Principles: Why Children Should Play
Dr. Brown will share the concepts behind "Move Theory." Dr. Brown states: I believe that "Active Play", the act of engaging in playful, exuberant movement is essential for the full development of a human being. Humans must be "Active" to ensure health and function. "Play" is essential to develop the resilience, self-efficacy, and creative problem solving ability we all need to navigate and change the world.
Memories of Wesbrook Hall at the University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota historian Ann Pflaum discusses the history of Wesbrook Hall, constructed in 1896 and scheduled for demolition in the summer of 2011. Wesbrook Hall has housed many U of M departments over the past 115 years, including the Medical School, dentistry and the College of Continuing Education.
It will be replaced by green space that will showcase the soon-to-be renovated Northrop Auditorium.
Good Listening - The Journey
Produced by Andrew Ippel's class at Creston High School, with the assistance of GRCC Media Technologies, this short documentary tells the story of "The Cool Cats" from CA Frost Environmental Academy; a class of 'recent hearers' that wrote and performed an original theatrical production with the help of VSA Arts of Michigan Grand Rapids.
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