Harrisburg controller says bankruptcy the right move
Oct. 13 - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania City Controller Dan Miller tells Reuters Insider filing for bankruptcy was the best move for the city, especially to protect its most valuable assets from being sold.
See how the University of Southern California is seizing the opportunity to boost its already robust global reach as the world shifts to the Pacific Century. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about globalization at USC: http://globalization.usc.edu/ (Video created by USC University Communications; directed by Jill Aske, USC School of Cinematic Arts MFA '01; edited by Kevin R. Thompson, USC School of Cinematic Arts MFA '07.)
Discover Tokyo Part 2/3
This 3:46 minute video is a tourist oriented presentation that shows some of the unique features of this city especially its transportation.
Occupy protests spread to South America
Oct.16 - Argentines, Chileans and Mexicans join worldwide protests against the global economic crisis as more protesters invade New York's Times Square. Sunita Rappai reports.
The Sound of Music heads home to Austria
Oct. 20 - The stage production of the popular Hollywood film lands in Austria for the first time. Alicia Powell reports.
Pap Smear (Spanish)
This patient education program explains the Pap smear and the benefits of this test for detecting and treating cervical cancer in the early stages. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Writing exercise: The city lives
After this chapter you will be able to write a short, descriptive text about an aspect of city life.
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions
This video demonstrates how the derivative of the natural logarithmic function (ln[x]) is simply 1 divided by x. It describes how this derivative can be found using both the definition of the derivative and a calculator. Derivatives of logarithmic functions are simpler than they would seem to be, even though the functions themselves come from an important limit in Calculus. (5:13)
Back on the streets in Syria
Oct. 28 - Amatuer video shows anti-Assad protests after Friday prayers across Syria as witnesses say government forces killed at least 20 civilians. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
AP3 Technology Cristina Diez Rivas 12 Math
Alison Knowles discusses the Fluxkit
Filmed in conjunction with the exhibition Thing/Thought: Fluxus Editions, 1962-1978. During the course of the exhibition, the display of Fluxkits-collective groupings of Fluxus Editions assembled by George Maciunas-will change. Artists-some who were original members of Fluxus-have been invited to select objects from the kits and determine their arrangement. © 2011 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
This 19 minute video is in the form of a lecture and slide show. It deals with this history and geography of the nation and goes into detail that should provide depth to any related study. Good comparison of Japan to United States.
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto No. 1 in a minor, op. 33
MIT Symphony Orchestra (MITSO)
David Epstein, conductor
Joan Spergel, cello
Recorded live at Kresge Auditorium, May 16, 1971
CD available at the Lewis Music Library
The new Office: Office Garage Series: Click-to-Run Deployment Deep Dive Part 3 - Integrating C2R wit This week marks the third in a three part series as hosts Jeremy Chapman and Yoni Kirsh take the concepts from installing and configuring Office Click-to-Run in the first two parts and integrate those with software distribution tools like System Center Configuration Manager, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Windows Intune. They demonstrate the specific commands used with standalone software installation or part of the Windows imaging process and Jeremy tests whether he can stream Office to hi
This week marks the third in a three part series as hosts Jeremy Chapman and Yoni Kirsh take the concepts from installing and configuring Office Click-to-Run in the first two parts and integrate those with software distribution tools like System Center Configuration Manager, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit and Windows Intune. They demonstrate the specific commands used with standalone software installation or part of the Windows imaging process and Jeremy tests whether he can stream Office to hi
James Murdoch turns on ex-colleagues
Nov.10 - James Murdoch maintains that he was not shown the "For Neville" email - and says former legal chief of the News of the World, Tom Crone, misled parliament. British MP Tom Watson later compared an irritated Murdoch to a mafia boss. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Shedding new light on learning disorders
Michigan State University researcher Jodene Fine has discovered the first anatomical evidence that the brains of children with a nonverbal learning disability -- long considered a "pseudo" diagnosis -- may develop differently than the brains of other children. See more at: http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2013/shedding-new-light-on-learning-disorders/#sthash.tHmC58Qa.dpuf
"The consumption model cannot be sustained"
Nov. 13 - The global economic crisis shows that the developed world's reliance on debt and consumption to propel their economies will no longer work, S. Gopalakrishnan tells Chrystia Freeland. The executive Co-Chairman of Infosys, a global IT company, says income levels in the West will fall.
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Romance Languages and Literatures
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. It promotes and supports language learning through its three programs: French and Fracophone Studies, Iberian and Latin-American Studies, and Italian Studies. The Department fosters relations between Notre Dame and the Romance world(s) of Europe, Africa, the Americas, and Asia through its ties to research institutes and universities throughout the world.
Center for Social Concerns
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Center for Social Concerns. A variety of seminars and programs are built around national and international immersion experiences. Students examine social issues from multiple perspectives, read relevant texts, study Catholic social tradition, and take an active role in building a learning community.