Breakingviews: Facebook's gender bend
June 26 - Breakingviews columnists discuss the appointment of COO Sheryl Sandberg as Facebook's first female director and what it means for women fighting for greater representation in the boardroom.
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Linking Excel Charts to PowerPoint 2007
This video clip demonstrates how to link an chart created in Microsoft Excel to PowerPoint.  When the data is edited in Excel, it will also be updated in PowerPoint.  (0:53)
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Procedures in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Obstetrics and gynaecology is a practical subject. In order to be a competent practitioner, the trainee needs to acquire a broad range of skills. Learning the art and science of surgery and medicine has not changed over the centuries and most procedures are learnt by patient mentoring by senior colleagues. The purpose of this book is to provide the trainee with a step by step practical approach to a number of everyday procedures in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.The trainee will be able to use the t
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Factors & Multiples
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EMPIRE : nuclear reaction model code
EMPIRE is a modular system of nuclear reaction codes for use in the advanced modelling of nuclear reactions using various theoretical models. It comprises FORTRAN codes, input parameter libraries and an experimental data library (EXFOR/CSISRS) operated through a Graphic User Interface (GUI). EMPIRE is made available by the National Nuclear Data Center (NNDC) at Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA.
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20.410J Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Biomechanics (BE.410J) (MIT)
This course develops and applies scaling laws and the methods of continuum mechanics to biomechanical phenomena over a range of length scales. Topics include: structure of tissues and the molecular basis for macroscopic properties; chemical and electrical effects on mechanical behavior; cell mechanics, motility and adhesion; biomembranes; biomolecular mechanics and molecular motors. Experimental methods for probing structures at the tissue, cellular, and molecular levels will also be investigate
Author(s): Kamm, Roger D.,Doyle, Patrick,Jonas, Maxine

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Gardner McMaster Parkinson's Center
UTMC Celebrated the start of renovations in Dowling Hall for a new Parkinson's Center
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Communism - Khan Academy
Sal Khan offers an overview of Communism and Marxist-Leninist States. (15:03)
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HST.131 Introduction to Neuroscience (MIT)
The course will span modern neuroscience from molecular neurobiology to perception and cognition, including the following major topics: anatomy and development of the brain; cell biology of neurons and glia; ion channels and electrical signaling; synaptic transmission, integration, and chemical systems of the brain; sensory systems, from transduction to perception; motor systems; and higher brain functions dealing with memory, language, and affective disorders.
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Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
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Union Leaders vs. Republican Legislators: What's at Stake in the Standoff
Over the past two weeks, public sector unions in Wisconsin and other states have staged protests against some legislators' attempts to restrict collective bargaining power -- in effect, taking away a union's right to negotiate over salary, seniority, pensions, health care and other work-related issues. The clash has set off debates about budget shortfalls, political posturing and most of all, the role that unions play in today's economy. Wharton professors Janice Bellace and Peter Cappelli offer
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References

Ansoff, H.I. (1965) Corporate Strategy, Penguin, Harmondsworth.
Galambos, L. and Sturchio, J. (1996) ‘The pharmaceutical industry in the twentieth century: a reappraisal of the sources of innovation’, History and Technology, Vol. 13, pp. 83–100.
Gambardella, A. (1995) Science and Innovation in the US Pharmaceutical Industry, Cambridge Universi
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Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • provide a range of definitions of corporate governance;

  • identify issues usually addressed by corporate governance structures;

  • summarise recent scandals and abuses and the regulatory reaction;

  • identify the other drivers of corporate governance, such as capital markets, shareholders and rating agencies.

You've Got to be Kidding (Interactive)
Develop problems solving, decision making and social skills by analyzing various social situations involving appropriate manners, honesty, values, and understanding one's own and other's feelings.
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Candles and prayers in Dutch church for crash victims
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Hundreds of mourners attend a memorial service at the Dutch cathedral of St. John to remember the victims of Malaysia Airline flight MH17. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). 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
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Main Game: Classical (Interactive Game)
Play along with Chuck and Ramona as part of the Classical orchestra! "Chuck Vanderchuck's 'Something Something' Explosion" is designed to help children ages 6 to 9 understand music and music composition by teaching basic musical concepts and performance skills through the study of popular song styles from around the world.  Repeat note patterns to play along with a piece of classical music.
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Constant Unit Elasticity
What a demand curve with constant unit elasticity would look like. (4:37)
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Normal Forces on Lubricon VI - Khan Academy
Sal Khan discusses whether the normal force balances the force of gravity for a frozen sock or a frozen banana. (07:12)
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U.S. Boycotts 1980 Moscow Olympics
In protest against the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, President Jimmy Carter decided that the United States would not participate in the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. In a news report, the would-be U.S. athletes voice their opinions on the boycott. (1:46)
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House of Lords Reform
The House of Lords Reform Bill, which is currently before Parliament, is the latest of many attempts to reform the upper chamber of the UK Parliament. It is over a hundred years since the enactment of the Parliament Act 1911, which changed the balance of power between the Lords and the Commons, but which was intended only as a stopgap measure pending the transformation of the Lords into an elected chamber. In this video, Dr Mark Elliott assess the House of Lords Reform Bill, arguing that a comm
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