Inside Tahrir Square
Greek journalist Iason Athanasiadis is no stranger to uprisings in oppressed nations, having covered Iran’s Green revolution (and been jailed for his work). So it was not even a close call for him to ditch the margaritas during a brief respite in San Antonio, as news in Cairo “acquired an extraordinary force.” He offers a rem
Michelle Tuveson, Executive Director of the Centre for Risk Studies based at Cambridge Judge Business School, explains why there will have to be changes in risk modelling going forward. The next generation of catastrophe models, she says, will need to be holistic with a greater level of sophistication in areas of assessing threats systematically by reviewing the science and evidence base for threats.
Tom Malone: New technologies change essence of organizations
MIT Sloan Executive Education professor Tom Malone discusses how new new technologies can change the essence of organizations by communicating information and helping to make decisions. Learn more about professor Tom Malone.
J R R Tolkien: Medievalist and Mythmaker
These lectures cover an introduction to J R R Tolkien's career, show how medieval literature influenced his fiction, and consider the wider scheme Tolkien worked on linking his mythology to historical and other mythical events.
A Pig Worth Saving
The Ossabaw Hog shares its unique genetic legacy with visitors to Colonial Williamsburg's Great Hopes Plantation. Historic Farmer Wayne Randolph talks about the rare breed.
Topografía y Cartografía
El objetivo general de la asignatura es conseguir que el alumno adquiera conocimientos específicos en Topografía y Cartografía, para que pueda desarrollar ese perfil profesional. Concretamente, se tratará de desarrollar capacidades de lectura e interpretación de mapas, realización de levantamientos y replanteos, deslindes, mediciones, etc.; y despertar un espíritu práctico y analítico para la gestión de este tipo de datos y proyectos. PAPEL DE LA ASIGNATURA DENTRO DEL BLOQUE FORMATIV
Jeffrey D. Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute at Colombia U. Special Advisor to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Global Initiatives Presents: "Is There a Path to Sustainable Development- and Can the World Get on It?"
Deborah Stevenson: Six Months
Deborah Stevenson delivers her poem 'Six Months' to the audience at the launch of the Nottingham University Samworth Academy's Writer in Residence programme. If you want to find out more about the programme check out the website http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/education/prospective/undergraduate/creative-professional-writing/students.aspx
PMAD Kurt Schwengel
People Make A Difference with Danny Brassell o3/21/11 Guest: Kurt Schwengel
Dr. Jill Mauldin- Physician Profile
Video profile on Maternal/Fetal Medicine Specialist, Dr. Jill Mauldin. Her areas of special interest include gestational diabetes and VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean). She talks about the importance of educating and engaging women to take care of their health during pregnancy and why it's important to choose a practice that offers all aspects of prenatal care.
Dr. Chris Streck- Physician Profile.
Meet Pediatric Surgeon, Dr. Chris Streck. He talks about his areas of special interest including cancer surgery, complex congenital problems and common issues such as hernia surgery. He discusses why it's important to offer care and support to both children and their families, and why the MUSC's Children's Hospital is so special.
Thoracic Oncology: UMGCC Nurse Practitioner
Patients with thoracic cancers (esophagus, lung and chest cavity) are treated in the Thoracic Oncology Program at the University of Maryland Greenabaum Cancer Center. Specialists from all disiplines -- including medical, surgical and radiation oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, genetic counselors and others -- meet as a team to review each patient's case and formulate the best possible treatment plan. In this video, nurse practitioner Michelle Turner, C.R.N.P., explains what you can expec
Penile Implant Program: Infection Control
Dr. Andrew Kramer discusses the Penile Implant Program at The University of Maryland Medical Center and the steps it takes in preventing infections during penile implant surgery. Related Links: Division of Urology http://www.umm.edu/urology/ Penile Implant Surgery: Q&A with Dr. Andrew Kramer http://www.umm.edu/urology/ed/implant_ed.htm Video: Dr. Kramer discusses the Latest ED Treatments http://www.umm.edu/media/video/mht_erectile_dysfunction_kramer_1.htm
William Kerley talks about Britten's Rape of Lucretia and Albert Herring
http://calperformances.org Castleton Festival Opera resident director William Kerley talks about Benjamin Britten's "Rape of Lucretia" and "Albert Herring". Cal Performances presents the West Coast debut of conductor Lorin Maazel's opera company in these two fully-staged chamber operas March 24-27, 2011, at Zellerbach Hall.
ELEC2141 Digital Circuit Design - Lecture 5
ELEC2141 Week 2 Lecture 2: Combinational Logic Circuits 1
The Criteria for Translation
The Criteria for Translation: The Case of the Arabic Bestseller presented March 15, 2011 by Dr. Roger Allen, professor of Arabic and Sascha Jane Patterson Harvie Professor of Social Thought and Comparative Ethics at the University of Pennsylvania.This lecture was made possible by the U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant for "Enhancing Internationalization in the Humanities: Focus on the Middle East."
DMC TV: Welding scholarship
Del Mar College Foundation, Inc. representatives met with a Ray High School student and her family on March 8 to formalize a scholarship agreement, which was provided by an anonymous donor.
Spanier responds to budget proposal
Penn State President Graham Spanier testifies before Pennsylvania Senate Appropriations Committee (3-16-11), and responds to reporters' questions afterward.
Emerging Economies and Global Growth
Emerging economies are outpacing the west, even during a worldwide economic downturn. An accelerating shift towards developing countries means mature economies must look to emerging economies.
The Road To the Garden - Northeastern Men's Basketball at the first Boston Tip-Off Classic
A story of the men's basketball historic trip to the TD Garden for the first annual Boston Tip-Off Classic