Happiness: Movie Clip From The Pursuit of Happiness
After months of being homeless and struggling through a grueling internship, Chris Gardner is offered the sole position at his brokerage firm. Themes addressed through this clip include hard work, determination, ambition, rewards, and joy. ( 3:18)
Too late for famine-stricken boy in Ethiopia.
Aug. 13 - A Somali couple buries their child in an Ethiopian refugee camp where malnutrition and disease overwhelm medical personnel. Katharine Jackson reports.
Photochromism in nematic and in chiral nematic liquid crystals, Lecture II
Photochromism in nematic and in chiral nematic liquid crystals, Lecture II, Aramendía, Pedro, INQUIMAE, Argentina
Beginner S6 #16 - Does Cold Weather Stop You Drinking Japanese Beer?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! After a long day of working outdoors in your garden in Japan, you’re thirsty, but you’re having a hard time deciding what to drink. It’s springtime, so ordinarily you’d want something cool and refreshing like a beer, but because you worked outside all day, you haven’t shaken off the unusual chill [...]
The marine environment is unique and requires technologies that can use sound to gather information since there is little light underwater. The sea-floor is characterized using underwater sound and acoustical systems. Current technological innovations are allowing scientists to further understand and apply information about animal locations and habitat. Remote sensing and exploration with underwater vehicles allows scientists to map and understand the sea floor, and in some cases, the water colu
The Declaration of Independence - July 4, 1776
A Brief History of the drafting and signing of the Declaration of Independence. Presented by a teacher with slides and live narration.
U.S. ambassador allays China fears
Aug.14 - New U.S. ambassador Gary Locke plays down China's fears over Beijing dollar assets. Simon Hanna report
Dr. Lucinda A. Halstead Physician Profile
Meet Dr.Lucinda A. Halstead, Medical Director of the MUSC Evelyn Trammel Institute for Voice and Swallowing.
(Re)designing and Implementing the Professional Doctorate in Education: Comparing Experiences of a S
Rosemarye Taylor, Valerie Anne Storey
Two diverse universities—one large public metropolitan and one small independent-- participate in the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) the purpose of which is to clearly […]
16.08.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Vor dem Euro-Treffen von Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel und Frankreichs Präsident Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris hält der Streit um Eurobonds in Deutschland unvermindert an. Die Deutsche Bank bezeichnete gemeinsame Anleihen der Euro-Staaten als mögliche "Giftpille" für die Währungsunion, auch die FDP blieb bei ihrem
Structural Geology and Map Interpretation
The discipline of structural geology studies the architecture of the solid Earth and other planets. Rock deformation patterns are exciting features beacause of their aesthetic beauty and their economic interest to man. Knowledge of the subsurface structure is vital for the success of a variety of engineering and mineral exploration pograms. A thorough understanding of rock structures is essential for strategic planning in the petroleum and mining industry, in construction operations, in waste di
Dean Skerrett Welcomes Students
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In her new book "Now You See It" to be released August 18, Duke University Professor Cathy N. Davidson explores how the advent of the Internet is changing what we see. Learn more at http://www.nowyouseeit.net.
DMC Upside: Diesel Applied Technology
The Diesel Applied Technology program at Del Mar College recently purchased three new pieces of equipment - an overhead crane, four mobile lifts and a natural gas engine -- to better train students.
DMC Upside: "War For Your Soul" presentation
In his first Texas speaking engagement, filmmaker Reginald Bullock hosted a brief discussion following a screening of his thought-provoking short film "A War for Your Soul" at Del Mar College (DMC) as part of an extended Juneteenth observance by the Corpus Christi Chapter of the Texas Association of Black Personnel in Higher Education (TABPHE) and the DMC Diversity and Ethnic Awareness and Training Committee. The event was held on July 16, 2011 in Richardson Performance Hall. This free event b
Entrants stuck on bog snorkelling
Aug 29 - Swimmers get down and dirty for the twenty-sixth World Bog Snorkelling Championship in Wales. Tara Cleary reports.
ICC in talks for Gaddafi son arrest
Aug. 22 - The International Criminal Court is negotiating to take custody of Mummar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam, while Libyan officials claim he will be tried in Libya. Jessica Gray reports.
Diary Assisted Food Recall Interview: Training Video
The "Diary Assisted Food Recall Interview: Training Video" is designed for interviewers who will be conducting diary assisted recall interviews with children in grades 4-6. The video elaborates on the multiple pass approach, and also provides instruction on how to conduct an interview with a participant who does not have a diary, or who has an incomplete diary. The video includes an overview of commonly used tools and resources in a food model kit to best obtain an estimate of what and how much