24.901 Language and its Structure I: Phonology (MIT)
24.901 is designed to give you a preliminary understanding of how the sound systems of different languages are structured, how and why they may differ from each other. The course also aims to provide you with analytical tools in phonology, enough to allow you to sketch the analysis of an entire phonological system by the end of the term. On a non-linguistic level, the couse aims to teach you by example the virtues of formulating precise and explicit descriptive statements; and to develop your sk
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
The Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change
Dimitri Zenghelis, UK government economic adviser who spent the last year working with Sir Nicholas Stern on the Stern Review on Economics of Climate Change, commissioned by Chancellor Gordon Brown
Conférence de Serge Haroche à l'École polytechnique (Vidéo) Dans le cadre du séminaire général du Département de Physique de l'X, Serge Haroche, prix Nobel de Physique, intervient sur le thème « Jongler avec des photons dans une boîte pour explorer la frontière classique-quantique ».
Une conférence proposée par l'Institut Coriolis pour l'Environnement.
Dans le cadre du séminaire général du Département de Physique de l'X, Serge Haroche, prix Nobel de Physique, intervient sur le thème « Jongler avec des photons dans une boîte pour explorer la frontière classique-quantique ».
Epidemiology and the Cause of MS: Some Contributions of the Military
Nationally and internationally, Dr. John Kurtzke is the most recognized name in the MS field. Everyone who has MS is rated for their level of disability by a scale developed by Dr. Kurtzke —called the Kurtzke Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS). The EDSS is the standard measure of the effectiveness of MS medications in clinical trials throughout the world. Dr. Kurtzke is also acknowledged as one of the leading researchers of the epidemiology of MS. In this 5th program of the series he will
Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
Putin calls for end to fighting as he reiterates support for Ukraine peace plan
Russian President Putin reiterates support for Ukrainian President Poroshenko's ceasefire and peace plan, but says that fighting in eastern Ukraine must stop. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and
Spring at Ole Miss
The most beautiful time of year at Ole Miss is spring. Flowers and trees are blooming all over campus. Video by Mary Stanton Knight. #TheGrove
17.869 Political Science Scope and Methods (MIT)
This course is designed to provide an introduction to a variety of empirical research methods used by political scientists. The primary aims of the course are to make you a more sophisticated consumer of diverse empirical research and to allow you to conduct sophisticated independent work in your junior and senior years. This is not a course in data analysis. Rather, it is a course on how to approach political science research.
Ecole Européenne d'été 2009 VA - Multidisciplinary evaluation of the handicap (video)
The presentation of A.M. Favard about Multidisciplinary evaluation of the handicap.
The presentation of A.M. Favard about Multidisciplinary evaluation of the handicap.
Pope marks All Saints Day with cemetery visit
Pope Francis celebrates mass at Rome's main cemetery on the solemnity of All Saints and on the eve of the day when Catholics all over the world remember the dead. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, f
15.075 Applied Statistics (MIT)
This course is an introduction to applied statistics and data analysis. Topics include collecting and exploring data, basic inference, simple and multiple linear regression, analysis of variance, nonparametric methods, and statistical computing. It is not a course in mathematical statistics, but provides a balance between statistical theory and application. Prerequisites are calculus, probability, and linear algebra. We would like to acknowledge the contributions that Prof. Roy Welsch (MIT), Pro
15.761 Operations Management (MIT)
This course will introduce concepts and techniques for design, planning and control of manufacturing and service operations. The course provides basic definitions of operations management terms, tools and techniques for analyzing operations, and strategic context for making operational decisions. We present the material in five modules: Operations Analysis Coordination and Planning Quality Management Project Management Logistics and Supply Chain Management
General Science: ecosystems
To brush up your knowledge of eco-systems
Spain's new king
King Felipe VI and family wave to crowds from the palace balcony. Rough Cut (no reporter narration) Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputat
Crony Capitalism and Industrial Hemp The Holloway Series in Poetry: Heriberto Yepez E-Portfolio Toolkit - Booklet 6.831 User Interface Design and Implementation (MIT) Engaging students, engaging industry and engaging enterprise
Interviewed by host Alan Butler, Mark Thornton explains how crony capitalism lead to the banning of industrial hemp in the United States. Dr. Thornton also discusses several other relevant economic topics.
Heriberto Yepez New work in English from a Tijuana poet, critic and artist. With graduate poet Dimiter Kenarov. Introduced by UC Berkeley Ethnic Studies Graduate student, Jennifer Reimer. Heriberto Yepez is a native of Tijuana, Baja California. He teaches philosophy at the Autonomous University of Baja California (AUBC) and his poetry, as well as his critical and theoretical writings, shows the influence of his philosophical interests, his interest in information systems, and his engagements wi
This E-Portfolio Toolkit is based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University. We use an E-Portfolio to assess our students on their period abroad because we think it encourages them to fully engage with culture(s) and language of the target country and to reflect on the resulting cultural and linguistic development. As part of our project, we have also developed a set of learning activities and materials,
6.831 introduces the principles of user interface development, focusing on three key areas: Design: How to design good user interfaces, starting with human capabilities (including the human information processor model, perception, motor skills, color, attention, and errors) and using those capabilities to drive design techniques: task analysis, user-centered design, iterative design, usability guidelines, interaction styles, and graphic design principles. Implementation: Techniques for buildi
This reflective case study and poster relates to a specific event staged by students and examines the phases and critical points within the whole process. It identifies some key learning outcomes for all involved
The Holloway Series in Poetry: Heriberto Yepez
E-Portfolio Toolkit - Booklet
6.831 User Interface Design and Implementation (MIT)
Engaging students, engaging industry and engaging enterprise