UK retailers feel the heat
Sept. 30 - UK retailers fear a dip in winter clothing sales as Britain enjoys unseasonably warm weather. Kirsty Basset reports.
Fashion goes to the dogs
Sept. 26 - Puppy fashion takes center stage at Buenos Aires' most exclusive fashion event. Sharon Reich reports.
Johns Hopkins President's Day of Service 2011
The third annual Johns Hopkins President's Day of Service brought out more than 1,000 members of the university community to volunteer in communities throughout Baltimore.
The Many Faces of Chocolate | Lecture 3 (2011)
Speaker: Ramon Morató (Barry Callebaut) Location: Science Center C
polar bears - how do they do that
Science Sticky Explains the Water Cycle
In this video, Science Sticky uses visuals to explain the 10 steps of the water cycle. There is no audio but there are sentence cards explaining the steps. The word purified is misspelled in one slide. At the end, a cool numbered diagram is shown. This is a great resource to help students master this important skill. It would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on this subject. (1:19)
An Interview With a Meteorologist
Watch this selection to take a virtual field trip to Colorado to meet a television weatherman. He describes his motivation to become a meteorolgist and background necessary for this career. Methods for predicting the weather such as Doppler Radar are explained. ( 4:44)
SMART Board Orientation
This three minute video demonstrates how and why you orient your SMART Board interactive whiteboard. It moves through topics fairly rapidly, but does show some of the attributes of this equipment.
Dreamliner takes to the skies
Sept. 27 - The first-ever Boeing Dreamliner 787 jet headed home to Japan and now attention turns to whether Boeing can meet initial demand for the plane it calls a "game changer." Conway G. Gittens reports.
This case study describes the use of pod casts to support and enhance student decision making in the development and running of a new simulated company using business simulation software
Canine study seeks top dogs for leadership role
Mar. 24 - Researchers in Hungary are developing a method of finding better trained, and more effective working dogs by studying how the animals establish hierarchies within a group. The scientists are using GPS technology to establish canine leadership dynamics, and believe their findings could help in choosing dogs best suited to tasks like search and rescue. Jim Drury reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the wo
Sustaining enterprise education
This presentation examines the impact of enterprise education on the career aspiration, decisions and intentions of HE students
"The Clash Within: Democracy, Religious Violence, and India's Future"
Lecture by Martha Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago. While America is focused on religious militancy and terrorism in the Middle East, democracy has been under siege from religious extremism in another critical part of the world. As Martha Nussbaum revea
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
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
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
Weapons of War
Muskets, swords, buttons and drums convey powerful memories of the soldiers who claimed them. Curator Erik Goldstein highlights some of his favorite military treasures from the Colonial Williamsburg collections.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
Where Pocahontas Pledged Her Love
Ongoing excavations at James Fort reveal a surprising discovery: the site of the 1608 church where Pocahontas married John Rolfe. Chief Archaeologist Bill Kelso shares the excitement of rediscovery.
Biology: Biomes: The Desert
This educational biology video will assist biology students to study and identify the four types of aridity deserts: edaphic, physical physiological, chemical physiological, mineral physiological, and climatic physiological. (1:58)