This video clip highlights the Mayan civilizations achievements. The Mayans were the first to figure out the concept of zero, created the first accurate calendar containing 365 days per year, and started a writing system. The Mayans had hundreds of cities and their capital of Tikal contained schools, libraries, sports arenas, and hospitals. In 1,000 A.D. Mayan cities were abandoned. The growth of the great Mayan civilization is as much a mystery as its disappearance. This clip contains text to a
ISS Update - Feb. 22, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Feb. 22, 2012.
To Better Know a Student - Zach Boerding
2012 Faculty Basketball Game/Fundraiser
Metal(loid) Stability in Mine Tailings during Phytostabilization:
A Case Study in a Semi-Arid Climate Corin Hammond, Ph. D candidate in the Department of Soil, Water, and Environmental Sciences, presents her research supported by a 2013-2014 Water Sustainability Program Student Fellowship. See link to the research report. https://wsp.arizona.edu/sites/wsp.arizona.edu/files/file/SZiaja_WSP2014_Report.pdf
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2012 Valpo Crusader vs. Blue II the Bulldog: Behind the Scenes
Watch how the Valpo-Butler poster came together, with an up-close look at star of the show: Doris the bulldog. At the end of the video, you'll see the final poster that was created to promote the Butler at Valparaiso University men's basketball game on Friday, Feb. 24, 2012. Go Crusaders! Video by Shannon Putchaven Photo by William Liu Edit by Ed Tucek
Common Shore Crab--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Common Shore Crab. As its name suggests, the common shore crab is one of the most common crabs on the British shore. This species is usually dark green in color, although young individuals may have whitish blotches. The carapace of the common shore crab is wider than it is long, and the first pair of walking limbs ('pereopods') have pincers. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help mak
How to Strengthen Your Child's Reading Muscles
Mixing crafts and reading/writing makes literacy more fun. Traci Paige Johnson, co-creator of Blues Clues, shares crafty tips for keeping children reading and writing over the summer. ( 1:41)
FISH DISSECTION VIDEO 2
Video #2 Perch Dissection
Obama, the Tea Party, and the future of American Politics [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Theda Skocpol | What happened to Obama's "new New Deal"? Why did his achievements enrage opponents more than they satisfied supporters? How has the Tea Party's ascendance reshaped American politics? Theda Skocpol is the Victor S. Thomas Professor of Government and Sociology at Harvard University.
The Story of Wakefield
A basic skills learning resource booklet with interactive activities designed to introduce the Wakefield Museum.
Budget Development for FY 12-13 (part 2)
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Budget Development for FY 12-13 (part 2) About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation maki
UW 360 February 2011: Fran's Chocolates
UW alum Fran Bigelow is the founder of Fran's Chocolates, a local artisan chocolate shop that's turned into a national phenomenon.
UW 360 June 2011: MicroGREEN
Meet the innovative entrepreneurs behind MicroGREEN Polymers, and learn how the Center for Commercialization is bringing the UW's brain trust into the world of cutting-edge start-ups.