Follow Your Dreams - The story of an Arab with Altitude (UCL Global Citizenship Lecture)
The lecture, Follow Your Dreams: The story of an Arab with Altitude is given by His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Thani, the first Qatari to climb Mount Everest in May 2013. With a team of Arabs that named their private group "Arabs with Altitude", Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied throughout his adventurous two-month quest to reach the top of the world by his friends; Raed Zidan, the first Palestinian man to summit Mount Everest, Masoud Mohammad, Raha Muharrak, who became the first S
LBJ on Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
On April 4, 1968, civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and killed by a sniper while standing outside his hotel room in Memphis. After attending a memorial service the next day, President Lyndon B. Johnson speaks to the nation about the tragedy in a broadcast from the White House. (1:41)
LBJ on Resumption of Air Strikes in North Vietnam
In a broadcast from the White House on January 31, 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson informs the nation that U.S. airstrikes on Vietnam have resumed after a 37-day pause in bombing. (1:20)
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.
A Theist's Perspective on the Philosophy of Science and Religion
Revd Prof. Keith Ward : Course
Terrible math lessons Hollywood is teaching our kids The two videos below take a look at the gross mathematical errors that are found in some of our biggest Hollywood Blockbusters. They might prove as a great starting point to a lesson by watching some of the sequences and then working through them as a class just to highlight how inaccurate some of these are.
The two videos below take a look at the gross mathematical errors that are found in some of our biggest Hollywood Blockbusters.
They might prove as a great starting point to a lesson by watching some of the sequences and then working through them as a class just to highlight how inaccurate some of these are.
2006.10.12-The Future of the Voting Rights Act: Democracy in Danger?
Laughlin McDonald, the director of the Voting Rights Project of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in Atlanta, and author of the recent book "A Voting Rights Odyssey: Black Enfranchisement in Georgia," examines the Voting Rights Act and its impact
Berklee Online Open Mic: Andrew Joslyn on His Transcription Methods
Learn arranging online with Berklee: http://bit.ly/1y1GRj6 Berklee Online student, violinist, songwriter, orchestrator, songwriter, and composer Andrew Joslyn continues his discussion with Admissions Director Michael Moyes, this time offering his tips for transcribing and writing for other musicians.
School of Law Commencement 2012 - Jacqueline A. Berrien
Honorary Degree Recipient Jacqueline A. Berrien delivers the Commencement Address at the School of Law Commencement on May 25, 2012.
Harvard Class Day 2012 || Harvard University Commencement 2012
Harvard University's Class Day Ceremony from Tercentenary Theater in Harvard Yard on May 25, 2011. Speakers featured were Andy Samberg and Rep. Barney Frank.
Say What?: -fl- (Interactive)
In Say What, the goal is to find the right word family to finish the word. The goal for this game is consonant blend -fl-. Other beginning sounds are also reviewed.
2013 PEN Hemingway Awards
Patrick Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway's son, presents this year's PEN Hemingway Award to Kevin Powers for The Yellow Birds. Colm Toibin, author of Brooklyn and The Testament of Mary, delivers the keynote address. The Kennedy Library is the major repository of Ernest Hemingway's works Copyright: John F. Kennedy Library Foundation
Orpheus is a website from Washington State University which relates to a project designed to enrich introductory humanities courses. The primary focus of the site is ancient mythology but it aims to encourage students to think about the ways in which ancient thought can be related to the modern world and to human psychology in general. The site contains a wealth of resources on a wide range of topics which fall within this remit; included are detailed pages on particular myths, as well as study
Organic agriculture training program in Ecuador.