Household Food Security: Module 1: Introduction to Household Food Security
In this module we will introduce you to concepts such as food security, food insecurity, nutrition security, livelihood security, food policies and programmes and the role of stakeholders and facilitators. You will gain the knowledge and skills required to gather information on many different levels, from the macro to the micro level. You will also, in time, become equipped to analyse community and household needs, understand the implications of policies and strategies for communities and househ
Money talks: May 23rd 2011
In this week's programme: the race to succeed Dominique Strauss-Kahn continues amid a global economic slowdown and the Eurozone crisis
Introduction The key message of this unit is that different psychologists focus on different aspects of human behaviour in different ways. Take the topic of learning, some psychologists will study what happens in our brain when we learn, while others will consider how we learn within a social context. This unit will first highlight how psychology is now a very visible part of everyday life and then explore its diverse roots in medicine, philosophy, biology, psychoanalysis and e
The key message of this unit is that different psychologists focus on different aspects of human behaviour in different ways. Take the topic of learning, some psychologists will study what happens in our brain when we learn, while others will consider how we learn within a social context. This unit will first highlight how psychology is now a very visible part of everyday life and then explore its diverse roots in medicine, philosophy, biology, psychoanalysis and e
177: Consumer spending in China: To buy or not to buy
Retailers have looked at the Chinese consumer as the saviour of economic growth. But as recession hovers on the horizon, will these consumers be putting away their pocketbooks?
Where in the World? (Interactive Game)
Match animals to photos of their habitats in this interactive game. Help the animals find their way home from Mama Mirabelle's home movie time by clicking on the photo that matches Mama's description of the habitat preferred by each of them.
Student Health Services at Illinois State
The mission of Student Health Services at Illinois State University is to enhance the health and wellness of our students, individually and as a campus community, in order to enrich their educational experiences and future lifestyles.
Georgia Tech Student Profile - Maria
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University of Rochester "Backpack to Briefcase" Program: Part 1
Backpack to Briefcase: How to Find/Rent an Apartment with Taylor Yunis '07
Georgia Tech Student Profiles - 2012
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11 Reasons Georgia Tech is for You
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Gov. Bob Graham: Restoring Civics Education and Renewing Our Democracy
The Village Square May 22, 2012 - Dinner with Gov. Bob Graham Location: Seminole Campus Conference Center Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Are you sick and tired of political debates that are little more than shout-fests? Or public-issue forums that are one-sided and mean-spirited? We are, too. That's why we are offering an alternative at St. Petersburg College. SPC's Institute for Strategic Policy Solutions announces the official launch of The Village Square - a new kind of debate forum that hearken
Multi-Cellular Rosettes in the Mouse Visceral Endoderm Facilitate the Ordered Migration of Anterior
By: AaronSmith Find the article at http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.1001256. The visceral endoderm (VE) is a simple epithelium that forms the outer layer of the egg-cylinder stage mouse embryo. The anterior visceral endoderm (AVE), a specialised subset of VE cells, is responsible for specifying anterior pattern. AVE cells show a stereotypic migratory behaviour within the VE, which is responsible for correctly orientating the anterior-posterior axis. The epithelial
Biomedical Information Technology (BE.453J), Spring 2005
The objective of this subject is to teach the design of contemporary information systems for biological and medical data. These data are growing at a prodigious rate, and new information systems are required. This subject will cover examples from biology and medicine to illustrate complete life cycle information systems, beginning with data acquisition, following to data storage and finally to retrieval and analysis. Design of appropriate databases, client-server strategies, data interchange pro
Thousands evacuated in path of California fires
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 16 - As wildfires continue to rage across Southern California, thousands of evacuees wait for updates on whether or not they can return to their homes. Vanessa Johnston reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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 i
Lecture 07 - 10/8/2010
Northwest PRECEDENT: State of the Network Address
PRECEDENT Co-Director Tim DeRouen, PhD opens the meeting with his annual State of the Network address.
Station Crew Opens Dragon's Hatch
The hatch between the newly arrived SpaceX Dragon spacecraft and the Harmony module of the International Space Station was opened by NASA Astronaut Don Pettit at 5:53 am EDT as the station flew 253 miles above Auckland, New Zealand. The hatch opening begins four days of operations to upload more than 1,000 pounds of cargo from the first commercial spacecraft to visit the space station and reload it with experiments and cargo for a return trip to Earth. It is scheduled for splashdown several hund