Meet Our Alumni -- California College of the Arts (CCA)
Learn why CCA alumni are pleased they chose to study art at CCA. Hear more about the careers of Ariel Bishop (Fashion Design 2007), Adam Elmaghraby (MBA in Design Strategy 2013), Rema Ghuloum (MFA 2010), Vincent Perea (Illustration 2005), Caydie McCumber (Photography 2009), and Charles Lee (MArch 2008). Filmed and produced by CCA Photography alumnus Yoni Klein Visit cca.edu
Jackets as Architecture | USC School of Architecture
What can a Mao jacket teach an architect? USC School of Architecture students learn the fine points of manufacturing, construction, and problem-solving as they craft wearable creations with unusual materials.
Undertaking HRD research in HE
This presentation explores the challenges encountered in researching the impact of enterprise modules in HE on students own perceptions of self efficacy and motivation to particular career intentions
Alexander Gerst Crew Profile
Get to know European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst, Expedition 40/41 Flight Engineer, who is on his first space flight mission.
Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Postanalytic Error: Cases, Concepts and Interventions - Michael Astion, MD, Ph.D.
Dr. Michael Astion of the University of Washington gives an overview of interventions to reduce laboratory errors and specifically discusses how to reduce postanaltyic errors, which are errors that occur after test resultshave been produced. Michael Astion, MD, Ph.D.
Monument commemorating non-Soviet Jews deported to Litin and murdered there
Anna Birbraer, who was born in 1927 in Litin and lived there during the war years, tells about the monument commemorating the young European Jews deported to and murdered in Litin, and also POWs and Roma http://www.yadvashem.org//untoldstories/database/commemoration.asp?cid=752
In an attempt to contend with the British Navy, Germany began to produce a new weapon of war—the U-boat. U-boats, a common English abbreviation for the German word `Unterseeboot', were submarines. Unlike surface ships, U-boats, did not adhere to the traditional rules of engagement, which required raiders to stop a vessel, examine its cargo, and allow passengers to escape before sinking the ship. Instead, the strength of the submarine was its ability to strike without warning, while its major
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Elipse simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating formula for calculating the area of an elipse
Engaging students in ethical debates
This case study outlines an investigation into the acceptance of a new pedagogical paradigm aiming to engage and inspire students in ethical and entrepreneurial activity
Learning space evaluation
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
Survival Phrases #58 - CSP8 - You Have the Wrong Person
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Sometimes you just need a little peace and quiet. But when you’re a celebrity it’s hard to visit famous places without being recognized. In this lesson we’ll learn some clever ways to conceal your identity from your adoring fans, so you can enjoy all that Japan has to [...]
Wise Choices [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Maria Alvarez, Professor Lisa Bortolotti, Professor Christian List, Dr Magda Osman | Traditional philosophical accounts of decision making assume that conscious rational thinking leads to wise choices. But recent psychological evidence suggests that we should trust our intuitions instead and ‘go with the flow’. Do these views conflict? If so, which one is correct? Or are both rational thinking and intuition ways of choosing for a reason? This panel discussion will bring philos
Recycling on the International Space Station
Join engineers at NASA and astronauts on board the International Space Station to learn about the importance of recycling. Find out how NASA is solving the challenge of giving astronauts water to use without wasting any with the new Water Recovery System. (07:21)
SAT Tips Tricks and Strategies Literary Festival 2013: Beyond the Book: new forms of academic communication [Audio] HUMAN BODY - Upper Muscular System (Arms, Hands, Fingers, Abdomen) Civil Engineering in Developing Countries Nikesh Arora Discusses Google's Investment Decisions and the Shifting of Ad Spending Online Jeremy Siegel on the Fed's Decision to Pause Interest Rate Hikes
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Speaker(s): Professor Miriam Bernard, Dr Kip Jones, Dr Gareth Morris | Academic communication is changing. New emphasis on impact and public engagement, combined with new technologies that allow high quality and easy to use production methods are increasing the possible range of outputs from academic research. This session will hear from three researchers that have used alternative forms for their research dissemination. We will ask what strengths these forms had in comparison to traditional boo
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Based on working on exercises on project decision making and planning, the specific context of working abroad in general and in developing countries in particular is illustrated, with regard to socio-cultural aspects, planning and financing of projects, roles of (consulting) engineers and contractors, local materials, techniques and knowledge and environmental issues. Study Goals: define projects in several phases of the project cycle (feasibility, identification, design and construction, evalua
Chrystia Freeland Interviews Nikesh Arora
Wharton Finance professor Jeremy Siegel speaks with Knowledge@Wharton about about the Fed's Decision to Pause Interest Rate Hikes, among other topics.
Literary Festival 2013: Beyond the Book: new forms of academic communication [Audio]
HUMAN BODY - Upper Muscular System (Arms, Hands, Fingers, Abdomen)
Civil Engineering in Developing Countries
Nikesh Arora Discusses Google's Investment Decisions and the Shifting of Ad Spending Online
Jeremy Siegel on the Fed's Decision to Pause Interest Rate Hikes