King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, screenwriter Tony Saint talks about an upcoming BBC drama based on the MPs expe
Vilna During the Holocaust: The Wittenberg Affair: Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
In order to insure that the subtitles are enabled, make sure that the "cc" button on the video player bar is turned on (red). Holocaust survivors from Vilna describe the German demand that the Jews hand over Yitzhak Wittenberg or face collective punishment. Wittenberg turned himself to the Germans and the next day was found dead in his prison cell. This Video is part of the exhibition "The Story of the Jewish Community in Vilna", click here to enter: http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions
Jim Rogers: Next global recession will be worse than 2008
Sept. 21 - Legendary global investor Jim Rogers tells Reuters Insider the global economy is on the verge of another recession and this one will be even more painful than the last.
Environments and Ecosystems
Students explore the biosphere and its associated environments and ecosystems in the context of creating a model ecosystem, learning along the way about the animals and resources. Students investigate different types of ecosystems, learn new vocabulary, and consider why a solid understanding of one's environment and the interdependence of an ecosystem can inform the choices we make and the way we engineer our communities. This lesson is part of a series of six lessons in which students use their
North America: Showing the Changing Seasons
SeaWiFS false color data showing seasonal change in the oceans and on land for North America. The data is seasonally averaged, and shows fall, winter, spring, summer, fall, winter, and spring.
Jewish Parties and Movements in Interwar Vilna: Holocaust Survivor Testimonies
Holocaust survivors from Vilna speak about Jewish parties and youth movements in Vilna before the Holocaust: activities, friendship and Zionist ideology. This Video is part of the exhibition "The Story of the Jewish Community in Vilna", click here to enter: http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions/vilna/before/movements_and_parties.asp
SFCO 2011 – Revue de Morbidité et de Mortalité (RMM)
Titre : SFCO 2011 – Revue de Morbidité et de Mortalité (RMM).
Intervenant (s) : Jérôme SARINI (praticien CLCC - Institut Claudius Régaud - Toulouse)
Résumé : Evaluation des pratiques professionnelles en cancérologie : retour d’expériences.
Déroulement de la RMM
- Présentation succincte d’un cas, discussion de l’évènement
- Références bibliographiques
- Décision consensuelle sur le caractère évitable ou non de l’évènement. Si
Titre : SFCO 2011 – Revue de Morbidité et de Mortalité (RMM).
FREN 102-01, Elementary French, Spring 2006
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,French 102 is a 4-credit-hour course intended to enable students to develop abilities in reading, writing, speaking, and understanding French. This course is designed to build on French 101 or other previous experience in French, to expand knowledge of French vocabulary and grammar, and to offer experience in handling this new knowledge in written, aural, and oral forms within a context of grow
The Energy of Music
Students are introduced to sound energy concepts and how engineers use sound energy. Through hands-on activities and demonstrations, students examine how we know sound exists by listening to and seeing sound waves. They learn to describe sound in terms of its pitch, volume and frequency. They explore how sound waves move through liquids, solids and gases. They also identify the different pitches and frequencies, and create high- and low-pitch sound waves.
Obama jobs proposal offers no fresh ideas: Suskind
Sept. 30 - "Confidence Men" author Ron Suskind says President Barack Obama gets an 'A' for effort for his jobs proposal but it does not bring any new or dynamic policy ideas.
Kubiki : Duurzaamheid, techniek en kunst Kubiki is een platform waarop educatief materiaal ontwikkeld kan worden. Doel is het basisonderwijs en de onderbouw van het voortgezet onderwijs kosteloos toegang te geven tot zoveel mogelijk interactief lesmateriaal. Je vindt er …
Kubiki is een platform waarop educatief materiaal ontwikkeld kan worden. Doel is het basisonderwijs en de onderbouw van het voortgezet onderwijs kosteloos toegang te geven tot zoveel mogelijk interactief lesmateriaal.
Je vindt er …
The Presidential Lecture Series, Kavita Ramdas, Former President & CEO Global Fund for Women, September 29, 2011
Jean Paul Gaultier abandons tradition
Oct. 3 - Models march to their own beat at the French designer's spring/summer runway show. Alicia Powell reports.
Similes and Metaphors In Pop Music
This is a student-created clip that focuses on similes and metaphors in today's music. (01:37)
North Panola High School & MTC Add Up to Success
Since the Mississippi Teacher Corp and North Panola High School teamed up, students' test scores have improved and the school is on the road to success. Video by Mary Stanton.
Interview about 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics
Following the announcement, Professor Olga Botner was interviewed by freelance journalist Joanna Rose about the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics on 4 October 2011.
Swimming Great Tom Dolan
This 15 minute video is about Tom Dolan, the 1996 and 2000 Olympic champion in the 400 medley, and how be recovered from a head injury. Studies say that swimming helped saved his life, and without swimming his heart wouldn't be as strong as it was now. I motivating video to show students the importance of physical fitness.
Languages for Employability
Employability is high on the agenda for universities these days and students need to know exactly what sort of jobs and careers their degree courses will prepare them for. Graduates of Language Degrees at Leeds Met have always been able to find good jobs because they develop a wide range of valuable skills and abilities, but it is not always easy to identify the full range of careers for linguists. Most consider that teaching, translating and interpreting are the only careers, but this is fa
This three minute video is about the geography of Canada.