"The Talibanization of South Asia: Can it Be Stopped?"
A talk by Pervez Hoodbhoy, Department of Physics, Quaid-e-Azama University. Dr. Hoodbhoy received his bachelor's degrees in electrical engineering and mathematics, master's in solid state physics, and Ph.D in nuclear physics, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has been a faculty member at the Department of Physics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad since 1973. He is cha
Networks: Theory and Application
SI 508 has been taught in various forms from 2006 to 2008 to masterŐs students at the University of Michigan School of Information. The course covers topics in network analysis, from social networks to applications in information networks such as the Internet. I will introduce basic concepts in network theory, discuss metrics and models, use software analysis tools to experiment with a wide variety of real-world network data, and study applications to areas such as information retrieval.As a ne
Management of Libraries and Information Services
SI 626 - Information practice demands knowledge of all aspects of management and service delivery. This course introduces selected theories, principles and techniques of contemporary management science, and organizational behavior and their application to libraries and information services. Students develop skills in planning, organizing, personnel management, financial management, leading, marketing, stakeholder management, and coordinating functions in libraries and information services. Stude
ISS Update - July 5, 2012
The International Space Station video update for July 5, 2012.
Imagining Change: Coastal Conversations
The Landscape and Environment Programme is a thematic, multidisciplinary programme funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) aiming to develop arts and humanities understandings of landscape and environment in distinctive, innovative and engaging ways through research projects of the highest quality and international significance. This film features three projects that showcase different kinds of creative engagements between arts and humanities scholars and coastal landscapes.
Glass Half Full - Illinois SBDC
Do you see the glass as half full or half empty? Entrepreneurs frequently have an optimistic outlook on their new business. But business success requires more than optimism.
Recorded by Chad Sytsma, 06/16/2014.
Oldenburg, Floor Cake, 1962 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Claes Oldenburg, Floor Cake, Synthetic polymer paint and latex on canva filled with foam rubber and cardboard boxes, 58.375 x 114.25 x 58.375 in. (148.2 x 290.2 x 148.2 cm) 1962 (MoMA). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker. (03:30)
Fossil Fuel (Oil)
In this module, the following topics are covered: 1) the global dependence of transportation on oil, 2) the threat to energy security posed by concentration of oil in a few countries, 3) the […]
"The United States" Song by Dr. Jean
Students will enjoy this cute Dr. Jean song to learn the states of America. This is a great resource to introduce and/or reinforce this skill. (1:57)
Theory of Knowledge, Fall 2003
Study of problems concerning our concept of knowledge, our knowledge of the past, our knowledge of the thoughts and feelings of ourselves and others, and our knowledge of the existence and properties of physical objects in our immediate environment.
Rutgers University Alumni Association Meeting - June 2012
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Catholic Mass - 7/8/2012 (Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time)
Duke Catholic Center Fr. Michael Martin, OFM, celebrant http://catholic.duke.edu Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, 9pm Service begins @ 9:22 Homily begins @ 24:11 Scripture: First Reading: Ezekiel 2:2-5 Psalm 123:1-2,2,3-4 Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 12:7-10 Gospel: Mark 6:1-6 Hymns (from the the Gather hymnal, ©1994): Processional Hymn: I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say (646) Offertory Hymn: Only This I Want (695) Communion Hymn: Eye Has Not Seen (638) Meditation: Precious Lord, Take My H
Sunday Service - 7/8/2012 Jennifer Copeland
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Jennifer Copeland delivers a sermon entitled "Once Upon a Time . . ." Sermon begins at (24:20) Opening Excerpt from the sermon: (24:20) "Once upon a time, or maybe this is a better opening, a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away..., perhaps the more literary among us would prefer this opening; 'sing in me, muse, and through me tell the story'. The truth is it doesn't really matter which line we use because these and many other
Newbie Lesson #38 - Banking: Calling for Backup
Learn Spanish with Spanishpod101.com! Remember Martín? You remember…Martín is the guy who had his card eaten by the ATM in Perú and was not receiving any help whatsoever. Has he gotten help now? Nope, still in the same boat. What else can you do but pray for him? Alan and Lisy have an opinion. Also, one of [...]
Explorations in Cyber International Relations
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Texas and the Affordable Care Act
SMU Law Professor Tom Mayo, a nationally recognized authority on medical ethics, talks about Texas Governor Rick Perry's proposed decision not expand the state's Medicaid program or establish a health insurance exchange in accordance with the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
A Teachable Moment with Regina Nippert
Director of SMU's Center on Communities and Education Regina Nippert discusses public education challenges and ways to take action. For more information and to view related content, visit http://smu.edu/education/cce/