Translational Protein Design
Dr. David Baker, UW Professor of Biochemistry and Director of the UW Institute for Protein Design (IPD) presents this edition of the Presidential Entrepreneurial Lecture. Dr. Baker discusses his Rosetta software suite, how the entrepreneurial spirit of his lab has led to the formation of several UW commercial spin-off companies, and the projects he has in store aimed at future therapeutic and diagnostic applications. Dr. Baker is recognized worldwide for his breakthroughs in creating new protein
Session 4: Digital Craft
Presentations by Sheila Kennedy and Cat Mazza Recorded on April 2, 2011 at the Mission Bay Conference Center, UCSF
Sostenibilidad y Arquitectura Bioclimática
La arquitectura es responsable de un porcentaje muy alto del actual gasto energético de nuestra sociedad y con ello de la emisión anual de cientos de toneladas de CO2 a la atmósfera. Otra arquitectura más sostenible es posible y necesaria y para ello es fundamental la formación tanto de profesionales como usuarios en materia de sostenibilidad.
Acrostic Poems - Presentation
This short video has some examples of acrostic poems done by students in a second grade classroom. These poems are good starting points if you are trying to write your own acrostic poem.
Adam Gopnik on Christian Writers and Liberal Readers
Adam Gopnik, staff writer for The New Yorker magazine, discusses W. H. Auden, William Emerson and Lewis Carroll in a lecture entitled, The Morning Star is the Evening Star: Christian Writers and Liberal Readers.
Look ma, no wings: Secret of great tit flight revealed
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2012/01/look-ma-no-wings-secret-of-great-tit-flight-revealed.html
Place Value : Reading and Writing Large Whole Numbers
This three-minute video explores place value to the hundred trillions place.
St. Therese of Lisieux
A recent discovery showed that St. Therese, the "Little Flower," was actually an early member of the Apostleship of Prayer. Fr. Kubicki examines the life of this saint and how she lived the Daily Offering.
How to Read Sheet Music for Piano : Minor Chords & Seventh Chords in Piano Sheet Music
Learn how to read minor chords and seventh chords in piano sheet music in this free video on music instruction and piano techniques.
Career Flow: Identifying Life/Career Patterns Using a Circle of Strength
A world authority on Career Development, Professor Norm Amundson, who was recently visiting from the University of British Columbia, spoke to thirty keen ANU Alumni and Friends on the topic of Career Flow, in particular how to identify life / career patterns by using a circle of strength. The seminar was held on Monday 12 April from 6pm - 7pm at University House, ANU.
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
America Gets a Constitution
After several failed attempts at creating a government, a 1787 convention is called to draft a new legal system for the United States. This new Constitution provides for increased federal authority while still protecting the basic rights of its citizens. This video shows how weak the Articles were and the impact of Shay's Rebellion. (03:09)
How the Venus Flytrap Catches Its Prey
The Venus Flytrap is a carnivorous plant that can catch and digest animals such as insects and spiders. In this BBC video, David Attenborough looks at how the Venus Flytrap catches its prey. (3:29)
MIT $100K Competition Finals Recorded on 5/15/12
Recorded on 5/15/12
Latin Lesson 11 - Grammar Slam 2 This is the 11th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
This is the 11th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve! In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
"Beyond Jeopardy! The Implications of IBM Watson"
President Joseph E. Aoun hosts a conversation with IBM Watson team leader David Ferrucci. "Beyond Jeopardy! The Implications of IBM Watson" David Ferrucci's team at IBM Labs developed a computer system with capabilities that go far beyond a quiz-show victory. A discussion of Watson's potential to solve complex problems in science, medicine, and finance, and its implications for the computer industry.
FACTBOX: Tech surges in Q3, Google beats Apple
The big winners and losers in U.S. equities for the third quarter.
How Ideas Take Flight - Jennifer Aaker (Stanford GSB)
Stanford Graduate School of Business professor Jennifer Aaker shares the power behind creating ideas that can build momentum. Through her research on the perception of happiness and meaning, Aaker describes how these concepts relate to a successful and powerful social media campaign. A well-planned effort catches audience attention and offers them an engaging story. Aaker, co-author of The Dragonfly Effect, also offers several personal and corporate examples of effective viral campaigns that gar
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a badger running through grass. Students will enjoy seeing the close up view of this creature. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 minutes)
Malawi Summer Immersion Program
Joe Lanning '00, '07 (MA) and Mike Mazzeo talk about the first year of the University of Rochester's Malawi Immersion Summer Seminar for high school students. This two-and-a-half-week study abroad program offers high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors the unique and transformative opportunity to explore, research, and experience life in the southern African country of Malawi. (http://enrollment.rochester.edu/admissions/precollege/malawi.shtm)