Global Cohort: Vasiti Tebamare
Vasiti Tebamare from Kiribati talks Feb. 2, 2012, about the U.S. Department of State and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Entrepreneurship Partnership Global Cohort at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Subject-Verb and Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement
This video provides a number of rules and examples for making subjects, verbs, pronouns, and antecedents agree. There is no audio, just the slides with the text on them to be read. The information provided is very good and there is time given to read and discuss each slide before the next one appears. There are some multiple choice review questions at the end, but the correct answers are not given.
What Is a Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement?
Pronoun-antecedent agreement is when the both the pronoun and the antecedent are written in the same person. Find examples of correct and incorrect pronoun-antecedent agreement in this video.
The Air Force Story: The Beginning
The history of military aviation is told, beginning with balloons in the civil war through the real start of controlled flight with the Wright Brother's flyer up through the careers of Hap Arnold and Billy Mitchell. (20min)
SeaWiFS Biosphere: Indonesia and Australia
Viewing Indonesia and Australia (data begins at Sept. 97 to June 99)
A history of LEDs, and how to make an LED from scratch
A tour through the world of the light-emitting diode (LED). Learn who invented it, how to use it, and how to make your own. Very geeky, but cool for electronics buffs. Documentary.
IBL Exercise on Early Modern Revolutions
IBL Exercise on Early Modern Revolutions
How internet and games affect the teenage mind: mini-lecture (UCL)
Lionel Bailly (UCL Psychoanalysis Unit) examines the effect new media (the internet, social networking and video games) has on the adolescent mind. According to Bailly, the virtual personas many teens create for themselves act as a warped mirror of their actual selves. Further information: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/psychoanalysis/unit-staff/lionel.htm
In Their Own Words
Old sources give fresh voice to slavery's story. Manager of African American programs Tricia Brooks explains how we know what we know.
'Obsessive compulsive font disorder': the challenge of supporting pupils writing with the computer
Writing with the computer provokes and enables pupils to engage with aspects of multimodal design [Multiliteracies: Literacy Learning and the Design of Social Futures, Routledge, London, 2000]. At the same time the traditional stages of the writing process become much more fluid and integrated [Aust. J. Language Literacy 17(3) (1994) 183]. These consequences of technology are not recognised within the curriculum, the assessment system or current models of teaching the writing process in the
Iraqis divided over Maliki's decision not to step down
Iraqis have differences of opinion over Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's decision not to step down, defying a chorus of critics demanding his replacement as the country faces a threat from Islamist insurgents. Jillian Kitchener reports. 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 a
U.S. Day Ahead: Markets naively optimistic before Fed meeting
July 30 - With the Dow still clinging to the magic 13,000 mark, investors are being way too optimistic ahead of the Fed meeting, according to Reuters Breakingviews Agnes Crane.
Sara Patterson '14: Neuroscience Major and Track Superstar
As she prepares to graduate from Dickinson, Sara Patterson '14 is capping off one of the most successful track careers in school history. She set numerous records while running for the Red Devils. Now the neuroscience major has secured another major accomplishment: She's headed to a postbaccalaureate program at the National Institutes of Health.
Cashill Variables in Algebra (A1-1.1)
Evaluating algebraic expressions using variables. Definitions of variable, variable expression, and what evaluate a variable expression means are reviewed. Students are given problems to solve and then the answers are shown. this is a PowerPoint video with no sound.
Votre Soutenance en 180 secondes
http://graduatestudies.concordia.ca/gradproskills/tmtfr.php La séance fournira des conseils et proposera des stratégies aux étudiants sur les façons de résumer leurs recherches en moins de 180 secondes. L'équipe du programme GradProSkills de l'Université Concordia a demandé à M. Alain Legault, directeur des communications, des affaires publiques et des relations gouvernementales au Collège Édouard-Montpetit, d'appuyer les participants. Aussie, Julie Dirwimmer, Coordonnatrice des rela
All About Astrology : The Sign Leo in Astrology
Leo is a confident and pretentious sign, get expert tips and advice on astrology, sun signs, and the zodiac in this video.
Solving and Graphing Linear Inequalities in Two Variables, Part I - Khan Academy
In this video, Sal Khan demonstrates how to solve and graph a linear inequality (y > 5). He starts with a number line. Salman Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. (02:14) There is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen.' (02:15)
My Place at Missouri State: Joey Saba
Minnesota native Joey Saba reflects on what made his first year at Missouri State a success: "I made a lot of new friends here being from out of state. It's just really easy to make friends; there are a lot of nice people here. I can't wait to come back next year." To learn more about Joey, visit http://blogs.missouristate.edu/myplace/category/joey-saba/. To access the stories of other MSU students, visit http://www.missouristate.edu/myplace.
Speechmaking in Australian History
Allan Martin's two principal subjects as a historian, Sir Henry Parkes and Sir Robert Menzies, were both great orators. Among questions asked in this lecture (the Allan Martin Memorial Lecture for 2007) are the following: When can a speech be said to have affected history? What has become of that once popular institution the public meeting and that once popular form the sermon? What is the future for speechmaking in an age of speechwriters, doorstop interviews, sound grabs, power points and
21W.735 Writing and Reading the Essay (MIT)
This is a course focused on the literary genre of the essay, that wide-ranging, elastic, and currently very popular form that attracts not only nonfiction writers but also fiction writers, poets, scientists, physicians, and others to write in the form, and readers of every stripe to read it. Some say we are living in era in which the essay is enjoying a renaissance; certainly essays, both short and long, are at present easier to get published than are short stories or novels, and essays are feat