Summer Institute 7/19/11
Uluru (Ayers Rock), Northern Territory, Australia's Outback
This selection contains video showing the magnificent Ayers Rock, a huge, natural sandstone rock in the flat desert brushland of Austrailia. The video is set to music without narration. ( 1:01)
Floods threaten famous Thai market
Nov. 6 - Rising flood waters threaten a world famous outdoor market. Julie Noce reports.
A Virtual Visit to the Sydney Opera House
This animated video features a virtual tour of the Sydney Opera House. The Sydney Opera House sits on a point in Sydney Harbour. It was designed ny Jorn Utzon to look like nesting shells or sails and is recognized as one of the world's most stunning landmarks. ( 2:33)
The Story of the Town of Minas de Oro in Honduras
Author Marcial Cerrato Sandoval gives a Spanish-language book talk on his newest work, "The Story of the Town of Minas de Oro in Honduras." Speaker Biography: Marcial Cerrato Sandoval is an author. For captions, transcript, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5295.
Inside the News: Investors seen scrambling for safe havens
Nov. 10 - Investors are struggling to find a safe haven in the commodities markets to protect from problems in Greece or Italy, after considerable outflows from gold and silver, says Nic Brown from Natixis.
Get away from it all in...Libya
Nov. 10 - Libya emerges as an unlikely summer holiday destination at this year's World Travel Market event in London as industry professionals pull out all the stops to attract business. Hayley Platt reports.
Diversity Conversation: Jeannette Walls and Nora Neill
GRCC English professor Nora Neill interviews Jeannette Walls, author of The Glass Castle, about writing and her inspirations.
Life in Miniature
Molly Hunter, Ph.D., professor of entomology, describes the subjects of her study as "elaborate and colorful and beautiful." Focusing her microscope lens on the sweet potato whitefly, Molly and her students explore enthralling worlds while creating knowledge that is contributing to more environmentally sound pest control. More at http://www.arizona.edu.
SOC101 Session 9 Fall 2011
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Diana Taylor | Labyrinth of Things || Radcliffe Institute
Diana Taylor, scholar of Latin American and US theater and performance, speaks about the play Bom Retiro 958 metros and its broad societal statement about the accumulation and transformation of things. Taylor is a University Professor, Performance Studies and Spanish, and Founding Director, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, New York University. Introduction by Martin Puchner, Byron and Anita Wien Professor of Drama and of English and Comparative Literature and Chair of the Com
PB Wall Squats
Teaching: • Stand with back against PB against wall Coaching: • Keep body weight over middle of feet on ground • Sit hips back and squat until thighs are parallel with ground • Drive through hips to stand up Common Errors: • Knees cave in • Athlete shifts weight to toes • Posture is lost
After Broadcast News: The Full Interview
Co-authors Bruce A. Williams of the University of Virginia and Michael X. Delli Carpini, professor of Communication and Walter H. Annenberg Dean of the Annenberg School at Penn, talk about their new book, "After Broadcast News: Media Regimes, Democracy, and the New Information Environment". Interviewed on October 28, 2011 at the University of Pennsylvania by Kurtis Sensenig. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. View the video excerpt: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EQGpVlXPmk
The new Office: Office Garage Series: Click-to-Run Deployment Deep Dive Part 3 - Integrating C2R wit This week marks the third in a three part series as hosts Jeremy Chapman and Yoni Kirsh take the concepts from installing and configuring Office Click-to-Run in the first two parts and integrate those with software distribution tools like System Center Configuration Manager, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Windows Intune. They demonstrate the specific commands used with standalone software installation or part of the Windows imaging process and Jeremy tests whether he can stream Office to hi
This week marks the third in a three part series as hosts Jeremy Chapman and Yoni Kirsh take the concepts from installing and configuring Office Click-to-Run in the first two parts and integrate those with software distribution tools like System Center Configuration Manager, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Windows Intune. They demonstrate the specific commands used with standalone software installation or part of the Windows imaging process and Jeremy tests whether he can stream Office to hi
Italy fears see European shares drop
Nov. 9 - European stocks have dropped following a short-lived rally sparked by Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's pledge to resign, with Italian bond yields rising to levels thought unsustainable for the country. Andrew Potter reports.
Wine Rules: Meat meets wine
Nov. 9 - Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor at Food & Wine, overturns the traditional dinner table, pairing unconventional wines with red meat.
Galeries Lafayette rocks for Christmas
Nov. 9 - Paris department store Galeries Lafayette turns on its "rocking" Christmas displays. Tara Cleary reports.
ART 319-01, Roman Art and Architecture, Spring 2008
This course will survey the main periods and works of Roman art and architecture, employing a variety of interpretative strategies to the works. The goal of this study is to gain a better understanding of what motivated Roman artistic production and how the ancient Romans interpreted and used those works.,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the instructor