Creative enterprise in west Yorkshire Arts organisations
This report describes and theorises the findings of a workshop discussion, commissioned by WYLLN, into the views of arts organizations on the challenges they face in becoming more enterprising and less grant dependent.
Women In Art [The Original Artwork] [Part 2]
Beethoven: "Moonlight Sonata"
Bach: "Air On The G String"
Debussy: "Clair de Lune"
Dvorak: "The New World" [from Symphony #9]
Title of the painting, the artist, and circa are all listed on the painting. (10:01)
Empires: The Return of the Barbarians - Episode 3 of 3
In this last episode iIsolated from the West, 18th century Edo flourishes culturally and economically, becoming one of the liveliest cities in the world. But foreign forces are coming.
"The Little Pest" (1926) - piano score by Ben Model on Vimeo
"The Little Pest" starring Neely Edwards is a rare (lost?) 1926 comedy short. This 16mm print is also from 1926, and may be the only extant copy. Piano score is composed and performed by Ben Model, silent film accompanist at MoMA in NY.
Male Lions vs. Female Lions
This video from National Geographic Wild provides a look at lions' behaviors and the roles of male and female lions in their prides. (4:26)
Fed support now likely at next meeting: Fmr. Fed official
Aug 31 - Ben Bernanke and the Fed could inject more cash into the recovery at the September meeting depending on the jobs report according to Alan Blinder, former Vice-Chair of the Federal Reserve Board.
Shapes for Kids
In this short the words appear on the screen along with shape. The voice reading the words sounds like a computer.
ANSO 105-03, Introductory Sociology, Fall 2005
Sociology is the study of how social reality and individuals are constructed through the ongoing creation and mediation of social relationships, structures and institutions. In short, sociology is the study of how individuals and society co-exist and co-create each other. In this course we will unlearn our inherited, taken-for-granted assumptions regarding social reality and develop a critical understanding of how we become who we are – both individually and collectively. The course will be su
Short Vowel Sounds with the Electric Company
The Electric Company sings about short vowel sounds. The letter and sound is introduced and then put into words. Students will enjoy this catchy tune as they practice this important fundamental reading skill. (0:52)
"(Questions) History Textbooks and the Profession: Comparing National Controversies in a Globalizing
This one-day symposium was convened to compare the controversies surrounding historical texts that emerged during the last fifteen to twenty years with the onset of the post-Cold War era and the acceleration of globalization, multi-culturalism and the neo-liberal order. Sponsored by the Department of History, Center for East Asian Studies,
"I am Penn State because_______"
Students and other Penn State faithful stood and sat by for hours in anticipation of the 2012 Homecoming Parade. While you waited we asked some of you to fill in the blank for this statement, "I am Penn State because, _________."
Donna Karan Speaks at Kent State
Fashion icon Donna Karan speaks at Kent State about the importance of self-care and wellness for nurses.
How to Speed Read
This video explains why reading must be done with the "eyes" instead of the "lips." The video presents an example of how to start speed reading. Speed reading needs to be practiced daily to show improvement and this video presents a good introduction in that process. (03:38)
Word Parts-Alpha Wheel -Part 1
Introduction to English words, word parts (prefix, root, suffix) and words beginning with UN and ending with ABLE. The alpha wheel is a circle with letters around it that all words in the English language are built on. Words
Best Practices Weekly--A New Key to Reading Comprehension
This teacher made video discusses research regarding reading comprehension. What is really behind reading comprehension especially for struggling readers and older readers? This research followed 3rd graders through 5th graders. Biggest difference between groups was in morphological awareness. This term means how words are put together and how they drive their meaning. This is a great professional development opportunity to improve reading instruction in the classroom. (6:42)
Thai rescue takes dogs off menu
Thai officials stop smugglers from shipping hundreds of dogs to Vietnamese restaurants. Lindsey Parietti reports.
Ashley & Jasmine
Introduction to the University of Nottingham's Institute for Enterprise and Innovation (UNIEI)
Our mission is to be a centre of excellence in the development of enterprise and entrepreneurial skills, innovation and understanding the commercialisation of research. Globally, it is recognised that creativity, innovation, risk, knowledge transfer and technology transfer are key to competitiveness. UNIEI provides the Business School and the University with the platform to build on these issues.
2007 COSAL: Remembrance of Norman Cutler & Poetry Reading: Salma (audio)
The Norman Cutler Conference on South Asian Literature (COSAL) honors the life and work of the late Norman Cutler, former Professor of Tamil in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. The 2007 conference featured the work of the Tamil author “Salma” [R.A. Rokkiah, b. 1968], a Muslim woman who has recently catapulted into
Homeschooling Tips : How to Deal With Socialization
Homeschool students are encouraged to join a homeschool support group in order to meet other kids and deal with socialization issues. opportunities with help from a homeschool teacher in this free video on education. Linda Wooldridge has been homeschooling since 1998, and she has been on the PPEA board for three years as the orientation coordinator for Pinellas County.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz