Geographic Persepectives on Sustainability and Human-Environment Systems
GEOG 030 is a required course in Penn State's online Bachelor of Arts in Energy and Sustainability Policy (ESP). This course introduces the theory, methods, history and contemporary issues in global and regional relationships between human activities and the physical environment. GEOG 030 can be applied toward Penn State's General Education "Social and Behavioral Sciences" (GS) requirement.
Breakingviews: After the storm
Nov 2 - Breakingviews New York editors discuss the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the economy, markets and Wall Street four days after the Frankenstorm left $50 bln of estimated losses in its wake.
Teacher Education Seminar - 11/15/12
Teacher Education Seminar | "No More Boring Lessons--Utilizing Common Core Standards."
Gru, mi villano favorito
Aquí tienen un clip de una película famosa en los Estados Unidos, "Despicable Me." Se podría utilizar este vídeo en una clase de español para hacer preguntas de comprensión después de mostrar. (2:20)
Publish Your Book (or How to Meet the Challenges of the New Publishing Environment)
Office of Faculty Development & Diversity This panel on book publishing engaged faculty members from across the University in a discussion with publishing executives. It addressed some of the common questions scholars have about contracts, literary agents, and the promotional process for scholarly books. It also touched on how the environment for book publishing has changed in recent years as a result of new technologies and market forces. April 14, 2012
4.4 Reducing nutrient availability Once nutrients are in an ecosystem, it is usually much harder and more expensive to remove them than tackle the eutrophication at source. The main methods available are: precipitation (e.g. treatment with a solution of aluminium or ferrous salt to precipitate phosphates); removal of nutrient-enriched sediments, for example by mud pumping; and removal of biomass (e.g. harvesting of common reed) and using it for thatchi
Once nutrients are in an ecosystem, it is usually much harder and more expensive to remove them than tackle the eutrophication at source. The main methods available are:
precipitation (e.g. treatment with a solution of aluminium or ferrous salt to precipitate phosphates);
removal of nutrient-enriched sediments, for example by mud pumping; and
removal of biomass (e.g. harvesting of common reed) and using it for thatchi
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Center for Clinical Simulation at Marquette University
Marquette's former Simulation Technology and Learning Resource Center (STLRC) has been totally re-imagined into the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Center for Clinical Simulation at Marquette University, which provides a realistic health care environment where our students can strengthen essential clinical competencies, develop sound clinical reasoning and prepare for high-risk situations. The new simulation center is made possible by an investment from Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare and the genero
President of UCLU American Society on 2012 US Election
Beatrice Kelly, a second-year History of Art student and President of UCLU American Society, gives her reaction to Barack Obama's historic re-election and describes her hopes for America.
An Agent Framework for Recognition of Graphic Units in Drawings
Architects use graphic conventions in their drawings that have meaningful content to the design task. In previous work, such well-defined sets of graphic entities have been identified and defined. These sets are called graphic units. In this paper, we discuss how graphic unit recognition in drawings can take place using a multi-agent systems approach. This approach seems promising as singular agents may specialize in graphic unit-recognition, and multi-agent systems can address problems of ambig
Vul in met d of t : Verleng het woord Met dit werkblaadje kun je de verlengingsregel inoefenen. Het gaat hier om woorden die eindigen op een t of d.
Met dit werkblaadje kun je de verlengingsregel inoefenen. Het gaat hier om woorden die eindigen op een t of d.
Duke Chapel - 11/11/2012
Duke Chapel - 11/11/2012
Fighting to Develop Great Leaders
Is this a dream we can make come true? When she was just 15 years old, current Notre Dame sophomore Caitlin Crommett founded DreamCatchers, a volunteer organization that works with hospice care professionals to fulfill the dreams of terminally ill patients. Today, thanks to support from Notre Dame's Hesburgh--Yusko Scholars Program, the sophomore's vision of fulfilling the dreams of others is now active in 10 states and counting. Founded upon Notre Dame's rich tradition of academic excellence a
Lesson 02 - One Minute Luxembourgish
In lesson 02 of One Minute Luxembourgish you will learn a few more useful words in Luxembourgish which you'll use every day. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Languages at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Luxembourgish is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.
The First Thanksgiving Story
Gather the children for a Thanksgiving video of the Story of Thanksgiving. If your searching for Thanksgiving prayers or a Thanksgiving poem this should serve you well. It's a reasonable rendition of the Pilgrim and Indian Thanksgiving history.
Socrative : Interactief met smartphones en tablets Socrative is een site die je de mogelijkheid geeft om 'in real time' interactief te werken met je leerlingen. Je kan verschillende oefeningen, polls, wedstrijdjes loslaten op je klas via de in het lokaal aanwezige smartphones, laptops, …
Socrative is een site die je de mogelijkheid geeft om 'in real time' interactief te werken met je leerlingen. Je kan verschillende oefeningen, polls, wedstrijdjes loslaten op je klas via de in het lokaal aanwezige smartphones, laptops, …
Ray Kurzweil "How to Create a Mind", Authors at Google
How to Create a Mind: The Secret of Human Thought Revealed About the book: In How to Create a Mind, The Secret of Human Thought Revealed, the bold futurist and author of The New York Times bestseller The Singularity Is Near explores the limitless potential of reverse engineering the human brain. Ray Kurzweil is arguably today's most influential—and often controversial—futurist. In How to Create a Mind, Kurzweil presents a provocative exploration of the most important project in human-machi
ISS Update - Nov. 21, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Nov. 21, 2012.
Theodore Roosevelt's Conservation Influences
Theodore Roosevelt was a great lover of nature long before he became president. From boyhood throughout his adult life, Roosevelt's enthusiasm for conservation was encouraged and shaped by several influential figures. Early on, TR's uncle, Robert Barnwell Roosevelt inspired his nephew with his tireless struggles on behalf of conservation policy. Later, Roosevelt would meet the naturalists John Burroughs, George Bird Grinnell, and Museum ornithologist, Frank Chapman. During his presidency, Roosev
Gyration Air Mouse Motion Tools Software Uncertain Times Create Great Opportunities
Gyration Air Mouse Motion Tools Software
Gyration Air Mouse Motion Tools Software
David Molian, Programme Director, Business Growth & Development Programme (BGP) talks about how uncertain times can create great opportunities for owner-managers.
Uncertain Times Create Great Opportunities