Former Georgia Labor Commissioner on Georgia Works program
Sept. 6 - Former Georgia State Labor Commissioner Michael Thurmond, who originally devised the Georgia Works plan, speaks to Insider about the program.
BearBuy Town Hall Series 1
Overview of campus' new e-procurement system - BearBuy. BearBuy is a joint procurement initiative between UC Berkeley and UCSF and is the way goods and services will be purchased for both campuses. Visit http://bearbuy.berkeley.edu for more information and to sign up for our monthly newsletter. Staying informed will give you the critical information you need in order to confidently and actively contribute. At this Town Hall you'll hear: * Why we are implementing BearBuy and who's involved
Putin & Resurgent Russia, Implications for the U.S.
CNN foreign affairs correspondent Jill Dougherty sits down with Ellison Center Director Scott Radnitz to discuss the role of a resurgent Russia and implications for the US at UW's Kane Hall. Dougherty was the CNN Moscow bureau chief from 1997 to 2005, but actively covered events in Russia and the former Soviet Union both before and after that appointment. Her reporting history includes the post-Soviet economic transition, violence in Chechnya and the imprisonment of Yukos Oil founder, Mikhail K
An Asteroid's Surface in Fine Detail
A new video from NASA's Dawn spacecraft takes us on a flyover journey above the surface of the giant asteroid Vesta. The data obtained by Dawn's framing camera, used to produce the visualizations, will help scientists determine the processes that formed Vesta's striking features. (01:58)
PBS - The Secret Life of the Brain 1of5 The Babys Brain (3/4)
THE SECRET LIFE OF THE BRAIN, a David Grubin Production,
reveals the fascinating processes involved in brain development across a
lifetime. The five part series covers brain development in the baby,
child/adolescent, and adult. This is a great video to use for High school
psychology, anatomy, or biology class.
Une journée en Europe
Dans cette activité proposée sur le site http://espagne.aquitaine.fr/ (rubrique MIROIRS- la journée d'une bordelaise) les apprenants sont invités à lire le récit de la journée de 5 Européennes, dans cinq langues différentes, dont le français. Leur niveau de français (B1) devrait leur permettre de comprendre les informations essentielles des autres documents, quel que soit leur niveau.
CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
Auteurs : Aline HENRY (médecin du centre anticancéreux de Nancy)
Dr Aline HENRY : droit au refus des soins, droit d’accéder aux informations, dossier médical, recherche biomédicale, dons d’organes
Titre : CAV 2011 – Les droits des patients
9/11: 2001-2011: An interfaith panel on how faith communities have responded
Sponsored by Duke University's Faith Council and Duke Divinity School 9/11: 2001-2011: An interfaith panel on how faith communities have responded Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook 016 at the Duke Divinity School. The event speakers included Abdullah Antepli, Muslim Chaplain; Richard Hays, Dean of the Divinity School; Sumi Kim, Buddhist Chaplain; Laura Lieber, Jewish Studies; and Sam Wells, Dean of Duke Chapel.
X-Ray technology reveals details of ancient ancestor's brain
Sept. 9 - The unveiling of a two-million-year-old hominid skeleton in South Africa has not only provided insights into the origins of man, it also demonstrates the great strides made in three dimensional scanning technology. Details of early the human ancestor's brain anatomy have been revealed to researchers through scans formed by one of the most sophisticated X-ray machines in the world. Rob Muir reports.
Lower Intermediate Lesson S2 #1 - Someone, please, give me a mortgage!
Learn Spanish with Spanishpod101.com! Here we go again! Welcome to our premier of the Lower Intermediate Series Season 2. Join Megan and David from our Iberian Series as they fill in all the gaps that may have been left in season one. Remember, this isn’t a replacement of the Lower Intermediate Series, it is a [...]
Historical skills : dating documents
Explains the different dating conventions employed in historical documents. For example, the system of dating by reference to a religious feast day and the year of the reigning monarch has little in common with the modern calendar. Even where a recognisable date is provided, it may not be what it at first appears.... The resource includes a glossary, bibliography and translation of relevant Latin numbers/phrases. Illustrative images of items from our collections appear throughout.
"Remembering 9/11 Through Media Eyes."
To mark the 10 th anniversary of the attack on America, the Meek School of Journalism and New Media will gather a panel of specialists to talk about security constraints and how it changed in news coverage in the past decade.
This teacher-created video shows students how to order decimals from least to greatest. The numbers 3.14, 3.9, 3.21, and 3.09 are written on a white board, and the teacher explains step-by-step how to order them.( 1:18)
Bacterial Meningitis - Khan Academy
Dr. Charles Prober discusses prudent prescribing of antibiotics in the context of bacterial meningitis with 4th year medical student Morgan Theis. (12:17)
Obama delivers blessing at Ground Zero
Sept. 11 - Obama delivers a blessing before crowds assembled at Ground Zero in New York as ceremonies marking the 10th anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001 begin. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Names of the dead read at Ground Zero
Sept. 11 - With tears and emotion, Americans gather at Ground Zero in New York to mark the 10th anniversary of the attacks of September 11. Katharine Jackson reports.
IMF to Europe: get your act together
Sept. 20 - Leading into this weekend's meeting, IMF chief economist Olivier Blanchard warned European officials are lagging in addressing their debt crisis, adding additional concerns that Europe and the U.S. could slip back into recession.
18.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Bei der Wahl zum Berliner Abgeordnetenhaus zeichnet sich eine schwache Beteiligung ab. Bis zum Mittag gaben gut 19 Prozent der rund 2,5 Millionen Wahlberechtigten ihre Stimme ab. Bei der Wahl vor fünf Jahren waren es zu dieser Zeit bereits mehr als 22 Prozent. Die Einwohner der Bundeshauptstadt entscheiden über min
Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty
Phoebe Hoban, author of Basquiat: A Quick Killing in Art, will read from and discuss her new biography of painter Alice Neel. Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty was named one of the ten best books of 2010 by the Village Voice, included in O Magazine's 15 books to watch for in 2011, and picked as an Editors' Choice in the New York Times Sunday Book Review in January 2011. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on February 2, 2011. Video courtesy Elizabeth