Richard Roberts: What qualities do you seek in your students?
1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Richard Roberts describes the qualities he seeks in his students. See the entire interview here: http://www.nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=980&view=7
Careers - Getting started with LinkedIn
This screen cast will give you a brief overview of LinkedIn and explain how you can register and set up your own LinkedIn profile. You will be given best practice advice to create an effective personal profile.
Extending the boundaries of research into higher education (Professor Sue Clegg - Inaugural Lecture)
In her inaugural lecture Professor Clegg argues the case for extending boundaries of research into higher education in terms of: * the questions it asks - including those about what Erica McWilliam’s calls the ‘charming absurdities’ of higher education * the theoretical resources it draws on - in Alex Callinicos’ evocative phrase developing ‘resources of critique’ * the different disciplines across which we engage in conversation. The lecture demonstrates that not onl
Europe Day Ahead: Bond sales, data deluge to test euro mood
Sept. 19 - The tentative optimism in the euro zone will be tested tomorrow by a slew of data and benchmark bond sales in France and Spain.
20.410J Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Biomechanics (BE.410J) (MIT)
This course develops and applies scaling laws and the methods of continuum mechanics to biomechanical phenomena over a range of length scales. Topics include: structure of tissues and the molecular basis for macroscopic properties; chemical and electrical effects on mechanical behavior; cell mechanics, motility and adhesion; biomembranes; biomolecular mechanics and molecular motors. Experimental methods for probing structures at the tissue, cellular, and molecular levels will also be investigate
Trapped researcher rises from Germany's deepest cave
June 19 - A German researcher injured by a falling rock in Germany's deepest cave rises to the surface after a 12 day rescue operation. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international ne
Photo Slideshow: Conservation, Research, Education at Heart of Tumamoc Hill
Tumamoc Hill is an 860-acre ecological reserve managed by the University of Arizona College of Science. With a 2,300-year-old ruined village atop a popular hiking trail, Tumamoc is both a National Historic Landmark and a U.S. Archaeological District.
ART100 Session 3. Fall 2012
"Looking at Art with Kirstin Ellsworth"
After the Party - Segment 2
The students discuss the seriousness of Andy's condition, and whether or not they should call 9-1-1. One person suggests there is a medical amnesty policy that may protect them from getting in trouble if they call for help.
LQP Asks: How can you tell autumn has arrived at the University of Arizona?
We wanted to know how people on campus know that fall is here. So this week, LQP asks, "How can you tell autumn has arrived at the University of Arizona?" Watch the responses in this video.
The Hawking Paradox - BBC Horizon
Stephen Hawking is the most famous scientist on the planet. His popular science book 'A Brief History of Time' was a publishing sensation, staying at the top of the bestseller lists longer than any other book in recent history. But behind the public face lies an argument that has been raging for almost 30 years.
Hawking shot to fame in the world of physics when he provided a mathematical proof for the Big Bang theory. This theory showed that the entire universe exploded from a
The Eurozone's Awkward Threesome: fiscal stance, macroeconomic stability and growth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Leszek Balcerowicz | Unsustainable fiscal policy hampers growth - the effect not only of sovereign debt distress but also of an overblown welfare state. What can we learn from the financial-fiscal crisis (US, UK, Ireland, Spain) and the fiscal-financial crisis (Greece, Portugal)? Professor Leszek Balcerowicz has served three times in the Polish government and the central bank, being in charge of economic reforms. Between 1989–1991 and 1997-2000 he held the position of Min
Bruce Kramer on the Nature of ALS | University of St. Thomas
Dr. Bruce Kramer, dean of the University of St. Thomas College of Education, Leadership and Counseling talks about the ways ALS slowly impinges on a life.
Angela Braren: Curating Himself
Recorded in Timken Lecture Hall on April 28, 2012, at California College of the Arts as part of the Visual and Critical Studies Spring Symposium
Blackboard: How to add Web Links
This tutorial will show you how to add web links to your Blackboard course.
Market Pulse: RBS in the dock again over Libor
Sept. 25 - Reports suggest that senior managers at the UK state-owned bank condoned manipulation of the Libor rate as early as 2007.
7.342 Systems Biology: Stochastic Processes and Biological Robustness (MIT)
In this seminar, we will discuss some of the main themes that have arisen in the field of systems biology, including the concepts of robustness, stochastic cell-to-cell variability, and the evolution of molecular interactions within complex networks. This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at MIT. These seminars are tailored for students with an interest in using primary research literature to discuss and learn about current biological researc
Leaving The Hospital After Heart Surgery
This discharge education video gives heart surgery patients an overview of what patients can expect before they leave the hospital, and care during the first few weeks of recovery. It stresses that even though they are leaving the hospital their recovery is still ongoing. Specific guidelines include the drive home, physical activity restrictions, continuing breathing exercises, developing a daily routine, taking medications, incision care, signs of infection, resuming activity including sexual a