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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Beginner - Poor patient Some people are so hard up that they can't even afford basic medical care. In today's lesson, you will learn how to take instructions from a doctor and how to ask where to get medicine and food!
Some people are so hard up that they can't even afford basic medical care. In today's lesson, you will learn how to take instructions from a doctor and how to ask where to get medicine and food!
Why study church history?
Two eminent modern church historians, Prof. Alan Ford and Dr Frances Knight, discuss the nature of their discipline exploring how it sits between the aims of historians and theologians: belonging to both disciplines, it has a distinctive task and voice.
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
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
Chinese President urges efforts to oppose protectionism.
Nov. 12 - Chinese President Hu Jintao urges countries to take concrete actions on development issues and protectionism. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
The Oxfam Social Issues Banquet
Each year, the Office of Experiential Education and Civic Engagement hosts the Oxfam Social Issues Banquet, a program dedicated to addressing hunger and other important social issues.
eConference 2011 - HOT MARKETS: High Tech Keynote
The Darden School of Business and its Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation held it's annual Entrepreneurship Conference on November 3rd & 4th, 20011in Charlottesville, Virginia. This year's conference theme: "Innovate. Effectuate." unraveled the mysteries behind successful entrepreneurs and innovators and provided the framework for applying their strategies to build a viable business. The final session of Friday was a keynote address from Patrick Sweeney (Darden MBA '98), found