Matthew Tomlinson - Nuclear Weapons
Baylen N. Wagner - Driven to Discover Video Contest
10th Place Music student Baylen Wagner performs an exciting rendition of Bach's first cello suite. Fusing multiple styles he builds a layered groove friendly to all audiences. This video is part of the Driven to Discover video contest where students were asked to explain what they were driven to discover at the University of Minnesota.
'Crimson to go' license plates help support WSU scholarship fund
The newly designed, all-crimson, Washington State University vehicle license plate is now available for sale from the state Department of Licensing. Inspired by the design of WSU's "Ol' Crimson" flag, the new plate features silvery-white WSU Cougar logo and lettering on a solid crimson plate. It is available at an initial cost of $40, plus regular vehicle registration fees and cost an additional $30 annually thereafter. Check your local DOL office for exact fees. For more info, click the link
Constants and Variables Defined
This video defines constants and variables. Constants have values that do not change and may be numeric values, letters, or symbols. Variables have values which change from expression to expression. The terms and examples are shown on a felt board. ( 1:38)
Footprint of a coffee cup
http://graduatestudies.concordia.ca/gradproskills Are your tired of being full of garbage. Join Diana Kirkwood the Zero Waste Campus Coordinator at Sustainable Concordia, as she walks through the reals cost of disposable coffee cups and offers tips for reducing your environmental footprint.
Gary Collins, MD Short Testimonial on Health Care UST MBA
Reflections from the Health Care UST MBA (Class of 2011) Gary Collins, MD at Regions Hospital, HealthPartners Department Head of Surgery and Medical Director, Quality & Safety. Go here to see the full testimonial... http://youtu.be/TY54z_atZwY
Amy Sayers Full Testimonial on Health Care UST MBA
Reflections from the Health Care UST MBA (Class of 2011) Amy Sayers with OptumHealth Group, UHG Population Health Manager Go here to see the condensed version... http://youtu.be/3TM6gBlpS_Q
UA Breaks Ground for North End Zone Football Facility
UA President Eugene G. Sander, football Coach Rich Rodriguez and Athletics Director Greg Byrne hosted a groundbreaking ceremony in honor of Arizona Stadium's new End Zone. Several of the project's donors attended the event, including David and Edith Lowell, Jeff and Sharon Stevens, and Peter W. and Nancy Salter. The facility is scheduled for completion before the 2013 football season.
UA's Rodeo Riders
Members of the UA Rodeo Club are hardcore cowboys and cowgirls -- and they're proud of it. They love the pressure of competition as much as they love their horses. For sophomore Carollan Scott, journalism major and Rodeo Club president, it's about taking on ten seconds of intense challenge and using that opportunity to better herself.
Mapping Your Land
Auburn University forestry researcher John Gilbert recently created an instructional booklet, "Mapping Your Land: An Overview for Landowners," to help landowners use five online mapping program. It allows landowners to utilize maps, aerial photography, topographic layers, soils information, data collected with GPS units and even a visual simulation, such as adding images of trees on open fields.
Airflow across a wing
"It is often said that the lift on a wing is generated because the flow moving over the top surface has a longer distance to travel and therefore needs to go faster. This common explanation is actually wrong." Here, aerodynamics expert Professor Holger Babinsky from the University of Cambridge's Department of Engineering debunks a popular, yet misleading, explanation of how wings lift. For more information, read the accompanying story published by the University of Cambridge http://www.cam.ac.u
The American Conservation Movement
In this module, the history of environmental policy in the United States and the role of different groups in shaping environmental policy is discussed.
The Empire That Was Russia
Offers photographs of the Russian Empire on the eve of World War I and the coming revolution. Medieval churches and monasteries, railroads and factories, and daily life and work of Russia's diverse population are among the subjects. The photos were taken by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944), who, in the early 1900s, formulated a plan for a photographic survey of the Russian Empire that won the support of Tsar Nicholas II.
Rivers, Edens, Empires: Lewis & Clark and the Revealing of America
Looks at historical maps, relations with Indians, and expedition artifacts -- the blunderbuss, Jefferson's secret message to Congress, his instructions for Meriwether Lewis, and speeches. Subsequent expeditions of America are also examined, including those by Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, Thomas Freeman, Major Stephen Long, Father de Smet, and John Fremont.
Presents the most significant documents from our fourth President, James Madison. Most relate to two events in which Madison played a key role: the drafting and ratification of the Constitution (1787-8) and the introduction in the First Federal Congress of the amendments (1789) that became the Bill of Rights. Other documents relate to the freedom of religion and the burning of Washington, D.C., by the British in 1814 -- perhaps the major embarrassment of Madison's career.
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