PAC-12 Fitness Challenge - OSU Baseball
Join Beaver baseball players in the PAC-12 Best of the West Fitness challenge. Log your minutes at http://www.facebook.com/Pac12BestoftheWestFitnessChallenge
Shell, Statoil profits soar on higher oil
Oct. 27 - Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Norway's Statoil reported big jumps in profits on Thursday, driven mainly by higher oil and gas prices with help from increased production. Hayley Platt reports.
Miłosz: Made in America
Annual Copernicus Lecture in the Zell Visiting Writers Series. A conversation with Robert Hass, poet and Distinguished Chair of Poetry and Poetics, University of California, Berkeley; Robert Pinsky, writer, Slate poetry editor, and professor of creative writing, Boston University; and Lillian Vallée, poet and translator. With Bogdana Carpenter, professor emerita of Slavic languages and literatures, U-M; and Benjamin Paloff, assistant professor of Slavic languages and literatures and comparative
Jumping Genes - their impact on disease under study
Jumping genes are the focus of Wenfeng An, assistant professor in the WSU School of Molecular Biology. These genes, which are able to multiply and move to different genomic locations, are responsible for a wide variety of genetic outcomes, ranging from the rainbow hues seen in Indian corn to sporadic cases of colon cancer or hemophilia A. An is specifically studying how this L1 insertion (long interspersed elements type 1) is regulated in germ cells such as spermatozoa.
Diversity Lecture: Jeannette Walls
Author Jeannette Walls speaks about the lessons she's learned since writing her book "The Glass Castle." Sponsored by the Bob and Aleicia Woodrick Diversity Learning Center at Grand Rapids Community College.
Altona Primary School
Spirit of Children Brings Halloween Fun to Diamond Children's
In celebration of the season, the Spirit of Children program hosted a Halloween party for patients at Diamond Children's Medical Center. Volunteers treated the young patents and their families to pumpkin painting, costume parades and Halloween-themed games and crafts.
Happy Haunting with Pumpkin Carving -- College of Charleston Style
The College of Charleston's Dining Services hosted their annual Fall Carnival and enormously popular pumpkin carving contest. Aramark provided 50 pumpkins (free) for students to carve once inside the all-you-care-to-eat Liberty Street Fresh Food Company. The grand prize winner got two concert tickets to see Darius Rucker. Students also enjoyed games, music, and favorite carnival menu items including giant turkey legs, funnel cakes, fresh popcorn and buffalo wings. For more information about th
The Multilingual Classroom
This 14 minute British video shows the techniques that are used to teach students how to teach English from students from a variety of countries. The videos shows a variety of strategies to support English Language Learners. A good video for all ESL teachers to view.
Markets rally as Greece backs down
Nov 3 - Wall Street had its best gains in a week as Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou backed down from a vote that could have thrown global financial markets into a tailspin. Conway G. Gittens reports.
The Castle by Edwin Muir (poetry reading)
Your enemy might not fight fair, so don't be too complacent. All it takes to defeat you is for someone you trust to be corruptible. The paintings are just to provide atmosphere. The first is Dunstanburgh Castle, Northumberland. The second by Diego Rivera shows Cortez taking a bribe. Photograph of Edwin Muir was by Mark Gerson: http://www.npgprints.com/image/404606/mark-gerson-edwin-muir All through that summer at ease we lay, And daily from the turret wall We watched the mowers in the hay
CRM: Making it work
CRM, customer relationship management, promised more loyal customers and much more profit for companies. Yet it has often failed to deliver the expected return from the substantial investment required. Stan Maklan describes ways to make CRM successful so that it is a win-win; a win for the customer and a win for the company.
How Can I Graduate?
"How Can I Graduate" outlines the steps toward graduation for CSUN undergraduates in the College of Health and Human Development. While the steps described here are generally consistent across campus, it is recommended that students from other colleges check with their advisors for variations unique to their colleges. This video was produced for the Student Services Center/Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) in the College of Health and Human Development by CSUN VISCOM. Music and sound by
Title not set Lees een compleet projectplan over het organiseren van een student Parlement. Het project duurt een schooljaar en neemt een dubbele les per maand.
Lees een compleet projectplan over het organiseren van een student Parlement. Het project duurt een schooljaar en neemt een dubbele les per maand.
Is the world any closer to closing the gender gap?
Despite improvement in the health and education spheres, women still fall behind in economic sectors around the world. Listen to what World Economic Forum Senior Director Saadia Zahidi tells Reuters Michelle Nichols about the 2011 Global Gender Gap report.
Teaching: • Start in supine position on bench • Keep shoulder blades pinched together and feet flat on ground • Always keep head and hips on bench • Line hands up with bar markers for appropriate hand width; hand placement should be wide enough so when bar is lowered wrists stay in line with elbows Coaching: • After lift off from spotter lower bar to midline of chest • Lower weights in control to chest and drive weights up back to start position • Keep wrists straight and core tig
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions - Problem 3
This video demonstrates how to use the change of base formula to find the derivative of a logarithmic function. Derivatives of logarithmic functions are simpler than they would seem to be, even though the functions themselves come from an important limit in Calculus. (2:57)
Walter's Pond at Odon, Indiana
Odon was originally laid out as Clarksburg in 1846, but the town name was changed on April 4, 1881. Two of the biggest advocates for the change were Joe Dun Laughlin and Caleb O’Dell; thus the “O” and “Dun” from their names were put together to form Odon. Here are some Odon citizens dressed in their Sunday best out for a stroll at Walter's Pond. They have spotted some wildlife up on the hill in the distance.,Daviess County Journey,Addressed to: Miss Gertrude Dobbins, 1221 Pleasant St.,