Some Thoughts on Learning Latin
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Maintaining Your Immigration Status in the U.S. (Office of International Education)
Hear from UR international students about staying in status in the U.S.
Concordia University Interactive - ISO
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Photosynthesis - An Overview
This is a excellent five-minute overview of photosynthesis. The instructor talks about atoms and molecules, so this video is for older life science learners.
Too late for famine-stricken boy in Ethiopia.
Aug. 13 - A Somali couple buries their child in an Ethiopian refugee camp where malnutrition and disease overwhelm medical personnel. Katharine Jackson reports.
Do Ethics Stop us Cloning
This 3:21 medical video looks into the ethical argument behind cloning. It provides an overview of what the process is about and how some people consider it a moral problem. The video is a good start for a debate, but the video is dated in terms of research and government restrictions.
The Johns Hopkins Foreign Affairs Symposium Presents: The Price of Privacy: Re-Evaluating the NSA
The Price of Privacy: Re-Evaluating the NSA, A Debate This year's Presidential Event was a debate between General Michael Hayden, former director of the CIA and NSA, and Dr. David Cole, Georgetown professor of constitutional law. With the prompting and critical questioning of CBS News chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett, both participants debated the constitutionality of the NSA, and the appropriate balance between personal privacy and national security.
FREN 101-01, Elementary French, Fall 2004
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,French 101 is intended to develop students' abilities in reading, writing, speaking and understanding French. This course is designed to introduce the student to the fundamentals of French grammar and to give experience in handling those fundamentals in written and spoken form. It is a basic course for students beginning the study of French. Students with two or more years of high school French
Backyards for rent in New York City
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U.S. Day Ahead: July producer prices seen edging up
Aug. 16 - U.S. producer prices are likely to have increased by 0.1 percent in July, compared to a drop in June of 0.4 percent, according to Reuters Correspondent Jason Lange.
The Obesity Epidemic
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An Accelerated View of Functional Dynamics in Bio-Molecular Systems
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COMP1400 Week 4, Lecture 2
COMP1400 Week 4, Lecture 2
Eight Six Quebec
Video by: Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski
A simple question prompts a twelve-year-old to begin building her own airplane.
Nick Mount on Sam Lipsyte's novel Home Land
English professor, Nick Mount, provides insight into Sam Lipsyte's novel Home Land. The lecture was part of the Literature for Our Time series at the University of Toronto.
Absolute Beginner #17 - Asking Somebody’s Age in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your little girl is chatting politely with a neighbor when out of the blue she asks the person’s age in Japanese. You chide her, explaining in Japanese that asking someone’s age is impolite, but the little girl replies that she was curious because of her gray hair. Even more embarrassed, you [...]
Flat Stanley Visits Hawaii
Flat Stanley visits Maui and Kauai. Stanley identifies each island on a map before his visit. Stanley enjoys the beaches, a luau, watching people parasail, visiting mountains, admiring dolphins, and many more adventures. His travels are described in great detail with narration and video. ( 9:47)
Pitch and Frequency
To further their understanding of sound energy, students identify the different pitches and frequencies created by a vibrating ruler and a straw kazoo. They create high- and low-pitch sound waves.
Study Habits: Six Important Tips
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Sea Surface Wind Anomalies in the North Atlantic
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