BSAD Foundations in the Visual Arts, Fall 2003
Offers a foundation in the visual art practice and its critical analysis for beginning architecture students. Emphasis on long-range artistic development and its analogies to architectural thinking and practice. Learn to communicate ideas and experiences through various two-dimensional, three-dimensional, and time-based media, including sculpture, installation, performance, and video. Lectures, visiting artist presentations, field trips, and readings supplement studio practice. Required of and r
Special Problems in Architecture Studies, Fall 2000
The course will investigate e-Learning systems from a business, policy, technical and legal perspective. The issues presented shall be tackled by discussion of the design and structure of the various example systems. The connection between information architectures and the physical workplace of the users will also be examined. There course will be comprised of readings, discussions, guest speakers and group design sessions. Laboratory sessions will be focused on implementation tools and opportun
Architecture Design, Level II: Cuba Studio, Spring 2004
This architectural studio will have one main project for the semester: to explore the issues surrounding the redesign of an area in Havana Cuba. It is a typical area about the size of a Law of Indies block that presently has a mix of housing, work, and shopping in buildings that need to be replaced and others that need to be rehabilitated. There is also vacant land, and buildings that are unused. Part of the blocks front on the Malecon, the street next to the water. The other edge fronts onto a
The Space Between Workshop, Fall 2004
This workshop explores how designers might become as sensitive to space as they are to objects. Through a number of projects and precedent studies, architectural design is studied in relation to the Space Between. The design process is studied in reverse, considering space first and objects second. This is not to imply that objects are not important, but rather that space is equally important.
The Anthropology of Computing, Fall 2004
This course examines computers anthropologically, as meaningful tools revealing the social and cultural orders that produce them. We read classic texts in computer science along with works analyzing links between machines and culture. We explore early computation theory and capitalist manufacturing; cybernetics and WWII operations research; artificial intelligence and gendered subjectivity; the creation and commodification of the personal computer; the hacking aesthetic; non-Western histories of
Anthropological Theory, Spring 2003
Seminar focuses on core issues and approaches in anthropological theory and method. Studies theoretical frameworks for the analysis and integration of material from other subjects in cultural anthropology. Subject provides instruction and practice in writing and revision whereby students produce one paper that is appropriate for publication or as a proposal for funding. This course introduces students to some of the major social theories and debates that inspire and inform anthropological analys
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The State, Tolerance and Rationalism in Spinoza, Mendelssohn and Kant
Stefan Bird-Pollan (University of Kentucky) delivers a lecture as part of the Anglo-German 'State of the State' Fellowship Programme on the ideas of The State, Tolerance and Rationalism as seen in the philosophies of Kant, Spinoza and Mendelssohn.
Perry pulls out of People's Choice, Russell Brand gets new show
Jan 10 - The day's top showbiz news and headlines including Katy Perry pulls out of People's Choice, Russell Brand gets a U.S. TV show, and Lindsay Lohan may portray Elizabeth Taylor. Bob Mezan reports.
Drug abuse pictures before and after
This two minute video is a must see for all students who don't understand the ramifications of drug use. Preview first and be well aware that the comments are unacceptable for classroom use. Many good lessons can be derived from this video. Recommended for older students.
Snow in Raiderland
Snow falls on the Texas Tech campus on Jan. 9, 2012.
Auburn University students win first place in minority architect design competition
The challenge was to turn an Atlanta MARTA stop into a transit village that would become a "community incubator" for local services and community activities. Fifteen student teams from architecture schools across the country recently competed in this juried student design competition as part of the National Organization of Minority Architects, or NOMA, annual conference in Atlanta -- with a student team from Auburn University's School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture's winnin
Breakingviews: China between rock and hard place with Iran
China's in a tough spot with the Iran nuclear dispute, regardless of whether Beijing steps up oil purchases or joins U.S. sanctions, says Reuters Breakingviews.
Karate 360 by Kambiz Mostofizadeh - Published by Mikazuki Publishing House
By: mrsmart http://www.amazon.com/dp/B006N4RNSY Title: Karate 360 Author: Kambiz Mostofizadeh Publisher: Mikazuki Publishing House ISBN-10: 0983594627 (Print) ISBN-13: 9780983594628 (Print) ISBN: 978-0-9835946-7-3 (E-book) Pages: 111 Release Date: December 2011 Print Retail Price: $14.99 E-book Retail Price: $4.99 Explore Karate's roots, learn key karate techniques, and learn why Karate is the world's most popular martial art. EXCERPT - "The essence of Karate is defense. The powerfu
Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference - at Vermont - Dec. 30, 2011
Northeastern men's basketball head coach Bill Coen meets with the media following Northeastern's 53-51 win at Vermont on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at Patrick Gymnasium in Burlington, Vt.
Structured Groups: Making Group-Work Work
Lesson ObjectiveObserve effective processes for group work and peer assessment. Questions to ConsiderWhat is the value of assessing how students perform their group roles?Notice how Mr. Jupp gives meaningful feedback and guidance specific to each groupHow does peer assessment give ownership of the learning to students?
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 39
We’re delighted to be joined once more by Alba in this special episode of Show Time Spanish. It’s the last ‘normal’ episode in the series: next week we’ll have the eighth and final instalment of Verano Español, so lesson 39 is the final ‘normal’ episode in the series. We find out what Alba has b
Chapter 34 - Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
26:23 Video- Teachers are advised to review content.
Chapter 34: The Quadroon's Story. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman.
Chapter 40 - Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
16:49 Video- Teachers are advised to review content.
Chapter 40: The Martyr. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman.