Marc Abrahams, editor of The Annals of Improbably Research
Marc Abrahams, editor of The Annals of Improbably Research and one of the organizers of the annual Ig-Nobel Prize ceremonies at Harvard University, discusses the work of scientists and academics that, "first makes you laugh, and then makes you think".
Marion Owen, Moscow, Indiana
Moscow, probably named for the Russian city, had its first mill in 1822, a post office in 1827, and was platted in 1832. Marion Owen, born in 1848, operated a grist mill and saw mill on the Flat Rock River that had been in his family since the late 1820s.,Rush County Journey
Threshing Scene on Harrison Nelson Farm near Arlington, Indiana
George Offutt and Harrison Nelson stand in the foreground as a 10-horse Gaar-Scott thresher is at work on Nelson’s farm near Arlington. The town was platted in 1832, but it was not until 1875 that the town was named Arlington, after the site of the national cemetery in Virginia.,Rush County Journey
Indiana Governor, Henry F. Schricker
Henry F. Schricker was born in North Judson in 1883. He was the 36th and 38th governor of Indiana, as well as the first to serve two terms in that office for the state. After his terms in office, he returned to Starke County where he died in 1966.,Starke County Journey
Spotlight on Community Engagement
In this Spotlight, we visit Israel Dupuis in his Design Outreach class. The course, offered through Concordia's Department of Design and Computation Arts, gives students the chance to work one-on-one with community members on a variety of design related projects. This video is the first installment of a series created by the Office of Community Engagement to highlight some of the exciting community-university partnerships happening in and around Concordia. Thanks for watching! http://concor
Children of Air India: Renée Saklikar
November 13, 2013 - Book Launch Join Renée Sarojini Saklikar as she launches her first book of poetry, children of air india: un/author ized exhibits and interjections (Nightwood Editions, $18.95). Renée will be available to discuss her life project and personalize copies of her book. Renée Sarojini Saklikar was 23 years old when her aunt and uncle were murdered on June 23, 1985 in the bombing of Air India Flight 182. In her first book of poems, children of air india: un/authorized exhibits
Enemy (MONSTERS of MIDDLE SCHOOL)
A retelling of Rod Sterling's Twilight Zone episode, "The Monsters are Due on Maple Street" set during a middle school lock-down. (13:02)
Introduction to FirstClass for MBA and GDBA students
To download FirstClass: http://jmsb.concordia.ca Your User ID: same as the one you use to log onto the myConcordia.ca portal. You will receive your temporary password in an email. FirstClass support: firstname.lastname@example.org or at 514-848-2424 ext. 7613
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, diagram, area, volume
Diagram of 3D shapes with formula for calculating area (and volume)
Macroeconomic Perspectives on Demand and Supply
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Expeditie België In deze werkbundel worden de diverse aspecten van België belicht. De leerlingen reizen doorheen België en leren de geschiedenis, de steden, de geografie,... van ons land kennen. Heel wat werkblaadjes kunnen ze zelfstandig oplossen. De …
In deze werkbundel worden de diverse aspecten van België belicht. De leerlingen reizen doorheen België en leren de geschiedenis, de steden, de geografie,... van ons land kennen. Heel wat werkblaadjes kunnen ze zelfstandig oplossen. De …
Colorado’s New Cannabis Economy
What would have happened if one or two states had somehow managed to legalize alcohol during prohibition? Most likely, those states would have become
centers of entrepreneurship with retail outlets, medicines, and innovation in equipment, machinery, and other forms of capital related to alcohol-related
With the recent legalization of recreational cannab
What would have happened if one or two states had somehow managed to legalize alcohol during prohibition? Most likely, those states would have become centers of entrepreneurship with retail outlets, medicines, and innovation in equipment, machinery, and other forms of capital related to alcohol-related industries.
With the recent legalization of recreational cannab
An evaluation of Simventure
This paper discusses the value of providing a simulated experience of how organisations work enabling skills and knowledge from disparate subject areas to be synthesised and assimilated in solving complex business problem
Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
Engaging students in ethical debates
This case study outlines an investigation into the acceptance of a new pedagogical paradigm aiming to engage and inspire students in ethical and entrepreneurial activity
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Elipse simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating formula for calculating the area of an elipse
Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr. receives the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership
On February 27, 2014, Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr., Founder and President of Ashesi University in Ghana became the fifth recipient of the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership.
Dr. Terence Nichols | "The Hope of Muslim-Christian Dialogue"
Dr. Terence Nichols, "The Hope of Muslim-Christian Dialogue," New Frontiers in Theological Research Lecture Series, University of St. Thomas, March 4, 2014.
Flexible Medical Devices: Imaging and Health Monitoring
Prof. Ana Arias discusses the use of printed flexible devices in medical devices that monitor heath signs such as pulse rate, blood oxygenation and temperature.
The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"