Throughout my academic career, my focus has always been on exploring the different national & international co
Students are introduced to the concept of the image of music. After listening to a song, they draw images of a it by deciding where different musical instruments were placed during recording. They further investigate audio engineering by modeling the position of microphones over a drum set to create a desired musical image.
The Pagan View
The pagan has a fatalistic outlook on life. He believes that the individual is helpless; that he is wholly at the mercy of relentless forces outside of himself; that there's nothing he can do to improve his lot.
Le droit chez Kant
La Révolution française, commence Jean-François Kervégan, a eu un impact considérable sur la philosophie allemande. Cette révolution s'est faite au nom de principes et au nom du droit. C'est une révolution philosophique. Les débats qui l'ont précédée sont nourris de philosophie. De l'autre côté du Rhin, une autre révolution a eu lieu, celle du kantisme. Mais c'est une révolution philosophique. Si bien que Hegel a pu dire des Allemands qu'ils avaient fait en théorie ce que les
Urbanization, Uncertainty and Water: Planning for Arizona's Second Hundred Years
On January 24, 2012, the Water Resources Research Center held its annual conference, Urbanization, Uncertainty and Water: Planning for Arizona's Second Hundred Years, in the University of Arizona Student Union Memorial Center Ballroom, Tucson. Arizona's urban areas are growing and some predict that a metropolitan region eventually will extend from Prescott, through the Phoenix area cities, Pinal County and the Tucson area, to south-central Cochise County. The conference addressed many of the vit
Library 2.0: A Journey of Metamorphosis
Libraries as we know them have changed over the years to become Learning Commons—less like rooms with books and more like learning spaces with a wide variety of resources.
Spacewalk Preview With Glenda Brown
Glenda Brown, NASA's lead spacewalk officer for Expedition 30, talks with NASA Public Affairs Officer Josh Byerly about Thursday's spacewalk aboard the International Space Station.
Motor Exam: Anatomy: Exam Tests
Clinical testing of the motor system: - Muscle strength - Tone - Reflexes - Pathological reflexes. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to
Edgar Allen Poe "La Máscara de la Muerte Roja" (Parte 1 en Español)
Este cuento de Edgar Allen Poe, sigue los intentos del Príncipe Próspero, quien quiere evitar una plaga peligrosa conocido como la Muerte Roja. Trata de evitar la enfermedad escondiéndose en su monasterio. La voz del orador complementa la atmósfera del cuento. Parte 1 (8:24)
Springing to Life
"Springing to Life: Movable Books & Mechanical Devices," curated by Leah Hamilton, features more than 50 examples of pop-up books, bibliographic mechanisms, and amazing feats of paper engineering and spans nearly 500 years of the interactive book. Each of the books in the exhibit is a part of the collection in the University of Rochester's Rush Rhees Library Rare Books and Special Collections Department. For more information on the exhibit, visit: http://www.library.rochester.edu/node/32924.
Open Classroom 2/8/12 #1 Introduction by Chris Bosso
Food and American Society an Urban Perspective
Topic for 2/8/12: Providing Access to Healthy Food
Edith Murnane - Director of Food Initiatives, City of Boston
Danielle Andrews - Community Food Coordinator, The Food Project
Karen Spiller - Director, Boston Collaborative for Food and Fitness
Glynn Lloyd - CEO of City Fresh Foods, Inc.
The Open Classroom Policy Series is a graduate-level public policy seminar that is open to the public. Each semester, the School of Public Policy and Ur
Portugal: restoring credibility and confidence [Audio]
Speaker(s): Vítor Gaspar | Vítor Gaspar is Minister of Finance. He was appointed Portuguese Finance Minister in Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho's cabinet in June 2011. Mr Gaspar was an adviser to the Bank of Portugal from February 2010, having been from 2007 Director-General at the Bureau of European Policy Advisers (ERI) with the President of the European Commission. Previously he was Director-General for Research at the European Central Bank for six years. Gaspar was awarded a degree in e
A glimpse into the life, food, and Mardi Gras celebrations of black Creoles in French Louisiana, featuring the stories and music of "Bois Sec" Ardoin and Canray Fontenot. Dry Wood is one of a number of Les Blank's critically acclaimed films on Lousiana life and culture. Hot Pepper, a film on zydeco great Clifton Chenier, is a companion to Dry Wood.
Foodways, Music, African American Culture / South / 1973
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