When Languages & Engineering Combine | URI's International Engineering Program
The University of Rhode Island's International Engineering Program provides students the opportunity to combine engineering and language skills, and prepares them for careers in a global world.
SFU: Canada's Engaged University
Just what does it mean to be an engaged university? Simon Fraser University President Andrew Petter unpacks SFU's new strategic vision--in a most animated fashion! Visit http://www.sfu.ca/engage
Environmental Film Series
Environmental Studies Director, Dr. Ann Fisher-Wirth has teamed with Dr. Andy Harper, Media & Documentary Projects Director, on an Environmental Film Series aimed to open students to a discussion about environmental issues the world is dealing with today. The series will also offer a lecture by the internationally acclaimed environmental activist, biologist and author Sandra Steingraber. Video by Mary Stanton.
Leadership and Political Marketing in the Republican Primaries
Political marketing and strong leadership skills will be key focal points during the campaign for the United States presidency in 2012. In the first of a series of briefings Dr Paul Baines and Professor Donna Ladkin discuss how they see the election campaigns developing following the Super Tuesday results from the Republican primary elections.
2012 Pirate Men's Tennis - Meet the Players
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Goniometrische getallen : Onthoudblad Dit document is gebaseerd op Delta Nova 3B (hoofdstuk 6.1).
Met dit document kan je de leerlingen een duidelijk overzicht aanbieden van de goniometrische getallen en formules. Ook het gebruik van het grafisch rekentoestel (TI 84) komt hierin …
Dit document is gebaseerd op Delta Nova 3B (hoofdstuk 6.1).
Parsons' Sick Role
The concept, sources, criticisms and strengths of the sick role as developed by Talcott Parsons.
Michael Porter on value-based health care delivery
UCLPartners and the Greater London Authority hosted a meeting for leaders and future leaders of London's health and social care system on 29 February, 2012. Professor Michael Porter (Harvard Business School) provided an introduction to value-based mental health care. By focusing on value, Porter believes the NHS can reduce costs whilst improving services. Further information: http://www.uclpartners.com/events/archived-events/delivering-value-based-health-care-maximising-outcomes-for-every-poun
Luck favours the prepared mind
Luck, he says, is all about working hard to create certain capabilities so that when the opportunities arise you are the best prepared to take advantage of the opportunity. That's what people call luck. That is what luck is all about.
MIT Wind Ensemble - Lincolnshire Posy [Recorded Dec. 9, 2011]
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The Hidden Universe - Glen Patrick
Dr Glen Patrick of Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Oxford, talks about how its possible to probe the hidden universe and what particle physics can tell us about it's secrets.
TED Ed--Deep Ocean Mysteries and Wonders
In the deepest, darkest parts of the oceans are ecosystems with more diversity than a tropical rainforest. Taking us on a voyage into the ocean -- from the deepest trenches to the remains of the Titanic -- marine biologist David Gallo explores the wonder and beauty of marine life. (8:28)
March 2012 Economic Outlook
Professor F. John Mathis reviews key economic indicators March 21, 2012, at Thunderbird School of Global Management. His guests include Wolfgang Koester, CEO of Fireapps, and Andy Gage, Head of Marketing of Fireapps. http://www.thunderbird.edu
University of Maryland Performs Most Comprehensive Full Face Transplant to Date
The University of Maryland performed the most extensive full face transplant completed to date, including both jaws, teeth, and tongue. The 36-hour operation occurred on March 19-20, 2012 at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center and involved a multi-disciplinary team of faculty physicians from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a team of over 150 nurses and professional staff. The face transplant was part of a 72-hour marathon of tran
13. The Glories of Change Henry Kissinger speaks at SMU Squirrel Rehabilitation Global Mindset: A Personal Journey
Narrated by Steven Ng. Part 2: "Commerce" [5:42]
Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger spoke at SMU on March 27, 2002, at the invitation of the Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility. He discussed the changing nature of American power in the wake of the September 11 attacks.
Mia rehabilitates squirrels in this segment from WILD TV. Mia’s mother is a state licensed animal rehabilitator. She rescues and takes care of orphaned or injured wildlife with the goal of returning them back to the wild when they are healthy and old enough to survive on their own. Mia and her mother do not get paid to do this. They do volunteer work because they care for animals. The video shows Mia feeding baby squirrels. However, to survive in the wild, the animals learn to b
Thunderbird School of Global Management alumnus Gary Ranker, Ph.D., talks March 15, 2012, at the Developing Leaders for Global Roles Summit. http://www.thunderbird.edu/globalmindset
Henry Kissinger speaks at SMU
Global Mindset: A Personal Journey