Living in an Era of Global Terror
In this podcast, Professor Richard Aldrich from the School of Politics and International Relations, discusses the impact of globalisation, the opportunities this affords to global terrorists and the challenges faced by the intelligence services. Globalisation has led to a free flow of money, people and ideas, which has benefited many people in the West in recent years and enhanced our standard of living, but the price paid is a reduction in security. As we see a shift towards a de-regulated glo
Love on the rocks?
How badly has the recession affected the relationship between political parties and business? Expert in the field - Professor Mick Moran - assesses the cracks in the relationship and how the crisis will affect it in the future. Professor Moran was at the University to open the inaugural seminar series for the Centre for British Politics.
The Labour leadership contest
In this podcast, Professor Philip Cowley, from the School of Politics and International Relations, discusses the announcement of former Prime Minister Tony Blair's decision to stand down as leader of the Labour Party and British Prime Minister on 27th June 2007. Professor Cowley discusses the reasons behind Tony Blair's announcement and the pressure he has faced from within his own party. Professor Cowley goes on to discuss why Gordon Brown succeeded Tony Blair uncontested and the potential pro
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
Class of 2014 graduation - Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo remarks
Remraks from the U.S. Army War College Commandant, Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo, during the Class of 2014 graduation ceremony June 6.
Fuentes, recursos y servicios de información
La asignatura Fuentes, recursos y servicios de información ofrece una visión general de los principales recursos de información existentes que se pueden emplear para atender las demandas de los usuarios en el contexto del servicio de referencia de una unidad documental. Se pretende que el alumno obtenga los conocimientos, competencias y habilidades necesarias para poder buscar, seleccionar y evaluar cual es la mejor fuente de información para resolver cada una de las necesidades y peticiones
Italy struggles with migrant influx
Italian migrant centers struggle to cope with increase of migrants. Julie Noce 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. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for spee
Games Technologies for Learning
The Games Technologies for Learning report explores the ways in which games technologies can be used to enhance teaching and learning, and provides advice for schools and colleges wishing to introduce...
Women's Rights Curriculum
Specially put together for 8 March International Women's Day, this package of history and activities can be used year-round to inspire and inform.
Work in the World: A Teachers' Guide to Work Issues
This teachers’ resource book is designed to help young people to understand the key political, social and economic forces which will shape their lives. It aims to develop knowledge and skills to help young people understand the world in which they live, and to participate in it as knowledgeable global citizens. It is not prescriptive but aims to provide teachers with a practical and flexible resource. The book is made up of text, activities, glossary boxes, case studies and a list of resources
Kristen Hileman and Blake Gopnik: Art in the Present
Kristen Hileman, Hirshhorn associate curator of contemporary art, and Blake Gopnik, chief art critic at The Washington Post discuss this year's Venice Biennale. We'll discover what captured their imaginations; the difference between a curator's and a critic's way of looking at art and more. Founded in 1893, the Biennale celebrates cutting-edge trends and art movements in an international context.
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
Parisian Pedallers (1929) | BFI
Subscribe: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-the-BFI Watch more cycling films on the BFI Player: http://bit.ly/1j4ccwK Parisian Pedallers (1929) A team of 'crack French cyclists' double up for a tandem race through the Bois de Boulogne, a public park in the western suburbs of Paris. Though based in Britain, the Topical Budget newsreel would occasionally venture further afield in the hunt for news items with a quirky twist; this slice of Gallic sporting life was shown here in September 1929. To find o
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Meter tool
Light Meter simulation tool
NUR 103 - "Unit 1-4, Part 2" (Beute)
Recorded by Cora Beute, 3/10/14.
Jean-Pierre Haigneré - Exploration spatiale, une histoire sans gravité (Vidéo) C’est au sommet d’une bonne vieille fusée russe Semiorka, presque la
même que celle de Youri Gagarine, que je vous invite à nous installer.
Nous nous arracherons de la surface de la Terre dans une débauche
inimaginable d’énergie pour visiter un monde difficilement accessible,
et pourtant si proche de l’intime.<br>
C’est au sommet d’une bonne vieille fusée russe Semiorka, presque la même que celle de Youri Gagarine, que je vous invite à nous installer. Nous nous arracherons de la surface de la Terre dans une débauche inimaginable d’énergie pour visiter un monde difficilement accessible, et pourtant si proche de l’intime.<br> Général ...
Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
Calibrated Peer Review: Petroleum Geology of the Persian Gulf Region
In this assignment, students explore the origin and distribution of oil and gas in a region of global significance. Also included are the geologic history and the socio-political and environmental issues associated with hydrocarbon exploration and production. Students then walk through an online case ...