Greece is Europe's Bear Stearns, not Lehman: UPenn professor
Oct. 24 - University of Pennsylvania law professor David Skeel explains why he disagrees with some who call Greece Europe's Lehman and why he considers the nation's situation more similar to Bear Stearns.
John Hersey -- Illustration Lecture Series
November 17th, 2010 | Timken Lecture Hall
Earthworms are decomposers that feed on dead plants, animals, and insects.
Paris Hilton: beach club designer
Aug. 15 - Hotel heiress Paris Hilton adds beach club designer to her resume, hired by developers to create a resort venue in Manila. Doug MacLaurin reports.
Lubbock and Texas Tech Host Texas FFA Convention
Around 10,000 high school students from across the state are in Lubbock on the Texas Tech campus for the 83rd Texas FFA State Convention. For the third time since 2005, Lubbock and Texas Tech have hosted this event. The United Spirit Arena serves as the main convention hall with other university buildings hosting other functions as well. The convention also introduces many high school students to Texas Tech.
Fighting for a good cause
At the end of this lesson you will be able to write a letter asking for sponsoring for a good cause. What sentences will encourage people to support your plan? How can you best formulate this letter to ensure that its appeal is clear and motivating?
Linear Programming: A Geometrical Approach: Homework
This chapter covers principles of a geometrical approach to linear programming. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve linear programming problems that maximize the […]
Intellectual Property: Owning Information from the course History of Information
This course explores the history of information and associated technologies, uncovering why we think of ours as 'the information age.' We will select moments in the evolution of production, recording, and storage from the earliest writing systems to the world of Short Message Service (SMS) and blogs. In every instance, we'll be concerned with both what and when and how and why, and we will keep returning to the question of technological determinism: how do technological developments affect socie
Landsat 7 Zoom Down to Washington DC
Zooming down to Washington DC using a Landsat 7 image acquired on May 11, 1999