6.3 Mailing lists and newsgroups
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or
Religious Norms Conference Berkeley 2011: Panel 1
Opening Remarks and Panel 1: Heddy Riss-UCB, Olivier Roy-RSCAS, David Lieberman-UCB, Silvio Ferarri-U of Milan, Peter Danchin-U of Maryland http://rps.berkeley.edu/ http://igov.berkeley.edu/
Triple Kidney Swap Participants Meet for First Time
Six patients involved in a triple kidney swap conducted at the University of Maryland Medical Center met for the first time on July 8, 2011. Each recipient originally came to the hospital with an intended donor: a spouse, a sibling and a church friend. However, when the blood and tissue typing revealed their intended donors were not a match, all three pairs entered UMMC's Paired Kidney Exchange (PKE) Program, which seeks to create swaps among incompatible pairs. The transplants took place on Jun
HoloGlobe: Outgoing Longwave Radiation for 1988 on a Flat Earth
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. This particular animation was not used in the final video.
"Sustainable Development: Theory and Policy, Spring 2009"
"This course examines alternative conceptions and theoretical underpinnings of the notion of "sustainable development." It focuses on the sustainability problems of industrial countries (i.e., aging of populations, sustainable consumption, institutional adjustments, etc.); and of developing states and economies in transition (i.e., managing growth, sustainability of production patterns, pressures of population change, etc.). It also explores the sociology of knowledge around sustainability, the
Factoring Polynomials: The Greatest Common Factor
This module contains the a factoring polynomials from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr.
Umbilical Hernia (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses umbilical hernia, the symptoms, causes, and anatomy of the abdomen. It also reviews the benefits and risks of surgical treatment, and what to expect after the procedure. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Pain molecule discovery opens door to new treatments
July 15 - Scientists in the UK have discovered the molecule that causes pain in sunburn, and say further research could lead to treatments for other inflammatory conditions like arthritis and cystitis. Basmah Fahim reports.
Professor Ian Hickie - Predictors of illness progression in young people with mood disorders
Professor Ian Hickie - Neuropsychological and circadian predictors of illness progression in young people with mood disorders
Children explore the sound possibilities in everyday household objects.
Yvonne Yarbro-Bejarano -- Graduate Lecture Series
October 14th, 2010 | Timken Lecture Hall For several decades Yvonne Yarbro-Bejarano has critically examined cultural representations of Chicana/o queer sexualities, subjectivities, bodies, and desires. Her writings address a variety of media, from literature, visual art, performance, and theater to film and video. She is a professor in the Spanish and Portuguese Department at Stanford University. Her books include Feminism and the Honor Plays of Lope de Vega and The Wounded Heart: Writing on Ch
What is Temperature?
Temperature is the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles in an object. Temperature in science is measured in Celsius or Kelvin. (04:55)
Droughts, floods may permanently plague U.S. midwest: author
July 18 - A severe water shortage is gripping 14 states -- from Florida to Arizona -- and author of "The Ripple Effect" Alex Prud'Homme sees more droughts and flooding wreaking havoc in the U.S. over the next few years.
Bend That Bar
In this activity, the students will learn about material properties. They will learn that engineers must consider several material properties when designing. This activity focuses on strength-to-weight ratios and how sometimes the strongest material is not always the best material.
The week ahead: September 22nd 2011
The Palestinian bid for statehood advances, IMF and World Bank leaders meet and the party conference season continues in Britain
MBA Insight Promise based management: How to create a 'promise' culture in an organisation Discussions around the round table at Garanti Bank
Associate Dean, Julia Tyler, talks to Mica Bevington about the MBA programme at London Business School and shares some exciting new developments on the MBA programme, as well as giving an insight into the applications process.
In the final of his three-part podcast series on promise based management, Donald Sull, Associate Professor of Management Practice, explores how to encourage people to consistently make good promises and deliver results.
Don Sull speaks with former Garanti Bank CEO Akin Ongor about forming round table groups so that top managers would work together to align the priorities of the organisation.
Promise based management: How to create a 'promise' culture in an organisation Discussions around the round table at Garanti Bank
Discussions around the round table at Garanti Bank