GRCC Library & Learning Commons
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
CSM Heroes Campaign
The CSM Heroes Campaign is a scholarship campaign for CSM First Responder Programs and CSM Veterans' Yellow Ribbon Program. Donations from this campaign will benefit: Students studying Criminal Justice, Emergency Medial Services, Fire Science Technology, and Homeland Security as well as Veterans whose benefits changed as a part of the Veterans' Affairs Yellow Ribbon Campaign. From September 11 - November 11, call Papa Johns and mention CSM Heroes; a portion of your order will be donated to supp
3XSQ: Investors have a case of iPhone 5 fever
Sep 17 - Apple shares hit another record as iPhone 5 preorders topped 2 million in 24 hours, more than double the amount of the iPhone 4S preorders
U.S. Morning Call: Stock futures signal a continuing drop
Sep 18 - Stock futures dipped for a second day and oil also slipped to around $113 a barrel, extending the previous session's steep slide.
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Cyberbullying - 09/18/2012
A teacher education seminar highlights the negative impact cyberbullying has on both children and adults.
Two Hour Power AMNH's 17th Annual Halloween Celebration Reuters Today: Japan battles slowdown with surprise easing Southeast Asia emerging as money magnet Learning space evaluation Patrick Ball in "O'Carolan's Farewell to Music" 1 U.S. Morning Call: 16,000 jobs on BofA chopping block Wealth Strategies: Investors don't own enough stock 3XSQ: Samsung going after iPhone 5 U.S. Day Ahead: Oracle results to show tech weakness Path to Thunderbird Resource #9264 Setting Up a Worm Composting Bin
Two Hour Power
Request for parent support
Celebrate Halloween at the American Museum of Natural History. On Wednesday, October 31, from 4-7 p.m., the Museum's halls will be filled with trick-or-treating, live performances by David Grover and the Big Bear Band, arts and crafts, the Big Nazo puppet troupe, and roaming characters including Curious George, Spiderman, Miffy, Danny's Dinosaur and Spider-man. Teddy Roosevelt, whose journey from young naturalist to Conservation President is highlighted in a new exhibition in the Theodore Roosev
Sept. 19 - The Bank of Japan doubles its usual purchases of government bonds in an attempt to weaken the yen and kickstart growth.
Sept. 19 - As Western economies struggle, Southeast Asia is shaping up as the place where fortunes are made - and stored, with Singapore tipped to overtake Switzerland as the world's wealth management capital.
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
This is a performance of "MacCabe's Challenge" at Spreckels Performing Arts Center in Rohnert Park, CA while it was there from January-February 2010. This video includes some harp playing and some monologue. (02:36)
Sep 20 - Bank of America announces it will cut 16,000 jobs this year. And economists forecast a total of 375,000 filings for initial jobless claims this week.
Sep 20 - BlackRock's David Cassese says a traditional 60/40 split between stocks and bonds doesn't give enough weight to equities and likes companies growing dividends like Quest Diagnostics and Microsoft.
Sep 20 - Samsung says it is planning to add the iPhone 5 to its existing patent lawsuits against Apple
Sep 19 - Don't be fooled by Oracle when it reports after the close. It's set to see a fatter profit as IT managers spend their budgets before December, but hardware sales could drop by up to 10%.
NFL agent Eric Kaufman, president of Premier Sports & Entertainment, talks Sept. 20, 2012, about his path to Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
This video gives detailed instructions for setting up a Rubbermaid worm composting bin. The narrator uses a power point slide show with pictures to help with his instructions as he explains the materials needed to get a compost bin started. Some of the supplies include: 2 Rubbermaid bins, drill, cardboard, milk cartons, specified food, garden soil, spray bottle with water, and of course - worms. Run time 08:15.
AMNH's 17th Annual Halloween Celebration
Reuters Today: Japan battles slowdown with surprise easing
Southeast Asia emerging as money magnet
Learning space evaluation
Patrick Ball in "O'Carolan's Farewell to Music" 1
U.S. Morning Call: 16,000 jobs on BofA chopping block
Wealth Strategies: Investors don't own enough stock
3XSQ: Samsung going after iPhone 5
U.S. Day Ahead: Oracle results to show tech weakness
Path to Thunderbird
Setting Up a Worm Composting Bin