Mexico: Cinco de Mayo and the Reign of Maimilian
(3:45) A closer look at the victory for Porfirio Diaz, and the day that became Cinco de Mayo. The fight with the French is explained and the personalities involved discussed. A good introduction into this war and the reason Cinco de Mayo is celebrated.
In this clip, Herbert von Karajan conducts the Berlin Philharmonic as it plays the Overture to Beethoven's Fidelio (the later title given to his only opera, originally called Leonore).
‘Line Monitor’ Explains How K-Ville Works
Duke University student “line monitors” oversee the tenting process in “Krzyzewskiville." As students camp out to be the first in line for the Duke-UNC basketball game, the line monitors check regularly to ensure each tent has someone on site and work with campus officials to maintain safety. To tour K-Ville Kribs, visit http://kvillekribs.tumblr.com Website: http://duke.edu YouTube: http://youtube.com/Duke Google+: http://plus.google.com/+dukeuniversit... Facebook: http://facebook.com/D
24.919 Topics in Linguistics: Creole Languages and Caribbean Identities (MIT)
The Creole languages spoken in the Caribbean are linguistic by-products of the historical events triggered by colonization and the slave trade in Africa and the "New World". In a nutshell, these languages are the results of language acquisition in the specific social settings defined by the history of contact between African and European peoples in 17th-/18th-century Caribbean colonies. One of the best known Creole languages, and the one with the largest community of speakers, is Haitian Creole.
GS-02: Understanding frames and keyframes
Learn how to tell the difference between frames, keyframes, and blank keyframes by using visual cues on the Timeline. Learn what each type of frame in the Timeline indicates about the contents of the Stage.
Shear deformation in bubble raft
Bubble raft undergoing shear deformation. The direction along which dislocations generally move is that with the highest resolved shear stress. From TLP: Introduction to dislocations, http://www.msm.cam.ac.uk/doitpoms/tlplib/dislocations/dislocation_motion.php
The TEAM Approach – Optics and Market Opportunity
Joseph Choi, 2013 graduate of the Technical Entrepreneurship and Management (TEAM) program, talks about how that program has helped him as he continues his education as a PhD student in the Institute of Optics. Choi also talks about the cloaking device that he helped develop, which has received international attention. Working with professor of optics John Howell, Choi helped to develop a simplified version of a cloaking device with four lenses, spaced at precise intervals, designed to bend lig
Come to Michigan: Spanish 60
Bienvenidos a la Universidad de Michigan El universo de la Universidad de Michigan, la magia de la ciencia, humanidades, arte y la cultura que cambian vidas, avanzan descubrimientos y promueven una visión amplia del mundo. Un recorrido visual del campus de Ann Arbor, vida estudiantil, investigación, creatividad que culminan en numerosos instante ¡Eureka! en la ciencias las humanidades y también en el crecimiento personal de los estudiantes.
7 Review of the unit's learning outcomes After studying this unit you should be able to:
describe what is meant by a formal rule identify a formal rule describe the problems associated with rule making.
describe the relevance of policy for rule making recognise differing reactions to Ireland's ban on smoking in the workplace demo
After studying this unit you should be able to:
describe what is meant by a formal rule
identify a formal rule
describe the problems associated with rule making.
describe the relevance of policy for rule making
recognise differing reactions to Ireland's ban on smoking in the workplace
Time To Fight A Fire Online Read-Aloud Animated Storybook-(Community Helpers)
This cute read-aloud online storybook is about firefighters. The fire truck's lights are animated and they offer a sing-a-long to the tune of The Wheels on the Bus. There is an arrow button to move from the song to the next page in the story. This is a good resource to help build a literacy rich environment in the early childhood classroom. It would work well in conjunction with a thematic unit on community workers.
2 Solar thermal energy
Energy from sources other than fossil and nuclear fuels is to a large extent free of the concerns about environmental effects and renewability that characterize those two sources. Each alternative source supplies energy continuall, whether or not we use it, and most have their origins in energy generated outside the Earth, yet the potential of each is limited by its total supply set against its rate of use. The Sun will radiate energy until it ceases thermonuclear fusion, in around 5 billion yea
Five Most Common Back to School Fears
A CBS mini-special, this news broadcast goes over the fears that many students have when going back to school. A parent magazine editor goes over these fears and how to overcome them. Just for primary and elementary. Some interesting ideas such as taking a picture of child with teacher. A four minute video. Good for parents as well as teachers who might not have thought of things such as a student's fear of getting hungry.
How to transfer to the University of Memphis.
Some tips on how to transfer to the University of Memphis from another college.
Math Strategies: Percents and Fractions
A short student produced video tutorial on Finding Percents for Decimals and Fractions.
Sentence Content for Essays
Sentence Content for Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to improve sentence content in this free video on essay writing.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, rectangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a rectangle
Seminar 10- USAWC Distance Education Class of 2011
One more challenge faced the senior officers as they celebrated completion of two years of internet-based studies at the Army War College's distance education program. The largest graduation class in college history received their diplomas on a day of record-breaking heat, July 22, at historic Carlisle Barracks.
Delivering Food Assistance in a Shrinking Humanitarian Space [Audio]
Speaker(s): Ertharin Cousin | Conflict and insecurity present a growing challenge to humanitarian agencies as they strive to reach those in need of food assistance. Access is vital if lives are going to be saved and children are to be given the nutritional support they need to thrive. In a world of increasingly complex emergencies, shifting allegiances and fluid frontlines, there is an even greater risk that some communities may be left beyond the reach of the agencies that are there to help. Er
Do You Have What it Takes to Work in Private Equity?
The dynamic, fast-paced operating environment of a PE-backed company can provide executives with a unique career opportunity and very attractive rewards. But it’s not for the faint hearted.