The David and Lyn Silfen University Forum, 2012.mp4
Is America Broken? At the 2012 David and Lyn Silfen University Forum, Penn President Amy Gutmann led a lively and far-reaching conversation with a panel of political experts that touched on unemployment, national healthcare policy, campaign finance reform, and the seemingly irreparable political polarization of American voters. To frame the discussion, Gutmann asked the question: "Is America broken?" to Charles Blow, columnist for The New York Times; Penn alumnus Edward G. Rendell, former Penn
Listening to global women's voices: Reflections on interfaith dialogue - Ursula King
Professor Ursula King talks about how women across the world are reinterpreting their religious traditions through dialogue with people from different faiths.
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.
Perspectives on the English Levellers 6.170 Software Studio - Lecture 11 10 Facts About Presidents' Day Suzanne Schulz 03/21/2012 Pierre Auguste Renoir - Virtual Gallery ISS Update - March 22, 2012 Students Speak With Alvin Drew, Habitat Demo Unit Project Lead, Advanced Exploration Systems Program European Cargo Ship Launches to Station Can Religion Justify Bullying Children? by Sean Faircloth Breakingviews: Royal Mail pension deal is a sleight of hand. Breakingviews: Bond market recidivism Four Firsts Authors at Google: Sara Ramsey, "Heiress Without a Cause" USiU : Agribusiness - Kapsabet1 Opposite Bunny: hot/cold, chilly/warm Take 5 with Octavia Spencer Day of the week and months -- and cultural oddities
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In 1885, President Chester Arthur signed a bill making George Washington's Birthday a Federal holiday, and in February of 1971, Richard Nixon declared Presidents' Day as a day to recognize all U.S. Presidents. Watch this video to learn more about George Washington and Presidents' Day.
Suzanne Schulz presents at GRCC about land use planning, zoning ordinances and their impact on sustainability.
This selection contains a slide show of images of paintings by Renoir. The slide show is set to music. ( 3:27)
The International Space Station video update for March 22, 2012.
From NASA's International Space Station Mission Control Center Avin Drew, Habitat Demonstration Unit Project Lead for the Advanced Exploration Systems Program, participates in a Digital Learning Network (DLN) event with seventh grade students at the Zion Lutheran School in Dallas, Texas. The DLN connects students and teachers with NASA experts and education specialists using online communication technologies like video/web conferencing and webcasting. Register for free, interactive events list
The European Space Agency's third Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-3) launched atop an Ariane 5 rocket from the Arianespace launch site in Kourou, French Guiana, at 12:34 a.m. EDT Friday, beginning a six-day journey to the International Space Station. The 13-ton "Edoardo Amaldi" spacecraft, named in honor of the 20th-century Italian physicist who is regarded as one of the fathers of European spaceflight, is delivering 7.2 tons of propellant, water and supplies to the six crew members aboard the o
The book "Attack of the Theocrats: How the Religious Right Harms Us All & What We Can Do About It" is available in audiobook, electronic, and hardcopy: http://richarddawkins.net/audio/645178-audiobook-of-attack-of-the-theocrats-with-richard-dawkins-reading-his-foreword-now-available. Learn about a Ten Point Vision of a Secular America: http://richarddawkins.net/videos/644419-atheism-a-new-strategy-richard-dawkins-foundation-for-reason-science-us. A Notre Dame graduate, Faircloth is Dir. of Stra
Mar. 22 - The Royal Mail pension deal is an accounting sleight of hand allowing the government to reduce national debt and hide long term liability, leaving UK tax payers no better off say Reuters Breakingviews.
March 22 - Rob Cox and Breakingviews columnists discuss the return of bad habits by bond investors.
This video shows four 'firsts' in the history of computing. The video was assembled by Danny Cohen and donated to the Computer History Museum by Sun Microsystems Laboratories. The topics covered are: computer aided instruction (CAI); computer aided design (CAD); flight simulation and digital voice packet transmission. Many features of computing systems we have come to take for granted today got their start in such early experiments.
Via Amazon: HEIRESS WITHOUT A CAUSE -- Muses of Mayfair #1 One title to change his life... A disgraced son with a dark reputation, William "Ferguson" Avenel is content to live in exile -- until his father dies in the scandal of the Season. With rumors of insanity swirling around them, his sisters desperately need a chaperone. Ferguson thinks he's found the most proper woman in England -- and he won't ruin her, even if he secretly desires the passionate woman trapped beneath a spinster's cap.
This video is part of a USiU Agribusiness ICT training module
In this video segment from Between the Lions, an animated superhero bunny saves the day through the use of opposites. In this segment he tells a hippo who is hot to jump into the water. The hippo then gets cold, so the bunny motions her to come back to shore. Then the hippo is chilly. The bunny wraps a towel around the hippo, and then she is warm. The featured vocabulary words are: hot, cold, chilly, and warm. This video segment provides a resource for Fluency, Vocabulary, and Language and
Actress and Montgomery native Octavia Spencer is the sixth of seven siblings with a passion for the film industry. After graduating from Jefferson Davis High School in 1988, she attended Auburn and earned a bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 1994. She began her professional acting career in 1996, portraying a nurse in the movie "A Time to Kill," but is best known for her recent role as Minny Jackson in the 2011 film "The Help." Her role as Minny won her many accolades including an Academy Awar
Day of the week and months -- and cultural oddities.
6.170 Software Studio - Lecture 11
10 Facts About Presidents' Day
Suzanne Schulz 03/21/2012
Pierre Auguste Renoir - Virtual Gallery
ISS Update - March 22, 2012
Students Speak With Alvin Drew, Habitat Demo Unit Project Lead, Advanced Exploration Systems Program
European Cargo Ship Launches to Station
Can Religion Justify Bullying Children? by Sean Faircloth
Breakingviews: Royal Mail pension deal is a sleight of hand.
Breakingviews: Bond market recidivism
Authors at Google: Sara Ramsey, "Heiress Without a Cause"
USiU : Agribusiness - Kapsabet1
Opposite Bunny: hot/cold, chilly/warm
Take 5 with Octavia Spencer
Day of the week and months -- and cultural oddities