A Detective Game for Students of Spanish
This is a unit on Spanish master painters. The lessons presented here are a part of the beginning unit. Each lesson is composed of art, literature, poetry, politics and history. This is a cooperative mystery game that can be adapted for any lesson on culture, geography, art and history.
Accept or Decline a Choral Position
This module represents suggestions regarding accepting or declining a choral position. When a position is offered a decision should be made within a week. When in a position by contract one must follow the contract conditions.
Applied Score Study
This module demonstrates the study of a choral score for the purposes of rehearsal and finally performance. Attention is given to specific characteristics of the music and to problems that will occur in rehearsal. It also demonstrates an approach that may be used with other music.
Conics Homework -- Homework: Ellipses
This module provides homework problems related to ellipses.
Il tuo CV al passo con i tempi
Il tuo CV al passo con i tempi.
Student Presentation #3
In this presentation, seven grad students talk about their collective objective based on Professor Niles research: to figure out how cellular networks function and the role that small molecules play in these networks through gene knockout, RNA interference studies, and hybird studies. RNA apatamers' main function is to bind to a specific molecule. This material is great for gene expression, can be developed invitro, can be expressed inside a cell, and is useful in exploring protein based network
Coordination Exam: Normal Exam: Tremor
Patient's arms are held outstretched and fingers extended. Watch for postural or essential tremor. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to
Understanding the Promotion and Tenure Process
Presentation in the 2008 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled “Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position”. This presentation focused on educating graduate students and post-docs who aspire to academic faculty positions regarding the university promotion and tenure process, and was authored by Jason Hafner (Physics & Astronomy), Kathleen Matthews (Natural Sciences), and Jennifer West (BIOE).
Froehliche Weihnachten fuer Fluechtlinge!
Worksheet featuring a short e-mail (revised) written by a young foreigner describing an incident in a shop. Vocabulary, comprehension and written tasks are worked around the e-mail.
Walmart's Disaster Response in Japan 2011 - Scott Price, President & CEO Walmart Asia
In conversation with R. Edward Freeman at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business, Scott Price, President and CEO of Walmart Asia, discusses the company's immediate response to the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan in 2011, the role of Walmart within society, sustainable business, leadership and trust, and the challenges ahead.
Lubbock and Texas Tech Host Texas FFA Convention
Around 10,000 high school students from across the state are in Lubbock on the Texas Tech campus for the 83rd Texas FFA State Convention. For the third time since 2005, Lubbock and Texas Tech have hosted this event. The United Spirit Arena serves as the main convention hall with other university buildings hosting other functions as well. The convention also introduces many high school students to Texas Tech.
This strand of maths, will attempt to give the students opportunities to gather data and to display it in a variety of graph forms.
Ulcerative Colitis (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses ulcerative colitis and explains the anatomy of the digestive system, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for this disease. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
This educational brief provides an overview of solar activity, including a description of Earth's magnetosphere and of various solar phenomena such as the solar wind, Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs), sunspots, solar flares, and others. A list of links to additional material is also provided.
Tech analyst Clay Moran discusses Google earnings call
July 14 - Clay Morgan, senior tech analyst at Benchmark, discusses Google's second-quarter earnings and CEO Larry Page's comments on the company's conference call.
Mozambique Floods from Landsat
Contrasting Mozambique before (August 22, 1999) and after (March 1, 2000) flooding.
Lake Mead Shrinks!
Lake Mead reservoir is nestled between Arizona and Nevada and runs up to the Hoover Dam. The reservoir stores Colorado River water and supplies it to farms, homes and business in Southern Nevada, Arizona, southern California and northern Mexico. Scientists at NASA are releasing dramatic pictures of the dwindling water supplies in the drought-stricken western United States. According to the Bureau of Reclamation, the Colorado Basin is in its fourth year of drought and computer models project wate
Southern California True Color Time Lapse from SeaWiFS
Transitions between relatively cloud free true color scenes of Southern California from SeaWiFS
Mathematics of Finance
This chapter covers principles of finance. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve financial problems that involve simple interest; solve problems involving compound […]
7.4.1 Architectural patterns
Enterprise systems are software applications that automate and integrate all many of the key business processes of an organisation. With some understanding of software development, you will learn about current development practices for this type of system and develop relevant skills to apply them to real-world problems. You will develop core skills in object-oriented analysis and design, allowing you to develop software that is fit for purpose, reusable and amenable to change.