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Career development - Executive MBA
Cranfield Executive MBA alumni describe how the MBA has benefitted them and their careers post-Cranfield.
Maths for Science
Observation, measurement and the recording of data are central activities in science. Speculation and the development of new theories are crucial as well, but ultimately the predictions resulting from those theories have to be tested against what actually happens and this can only be done by making further measurements. Whether measurements are made using simple instruments such as rulers and thermometers, or involve sophisticated devices such as electron microscopes or lasers, there are decisio
Fale de você Series, Lesson 1: Preenchendo um formulário
In this lesson you will learn how to talk about yourself and how to fill out forms.
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Excavating Ancient Armor
A broken helmet is discarded and forgotten, only to be resurrected 400 years later by curious archaeologists on Jamestown Island. Curator Michael Lavin describes the effort.Author(s):
The University of Memphis-Sydney
See why the U of M was the right choice for Sydney.
Medicine on a Mission
Medicine on a Mission
Design a Bicycle Helmet
The goal of the activities is for students to understand the basics of engineering associated with safety products. Using a bicycle helmet helps to protect the brain and neck during a crash. In order to do this effectively, helmets must have some sort of crushable material to absorb the shock of a collision and a strap system to ensure that the protection stays in place. The exact design of the helmet will depend on the needs and specifications of the user. In this activity students will be intr
The Nottingham Life Cycle Daily: Did we remember the VC's bike?
Join our team on their fundraising ride from John O'Groats to Land's End. In this, the first of the Nottingham Life Cycle Daily videos, Gavin Scott makes sure they've packed everything.
Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr. explains the importance of ethics at Ashesi University
Dr. Patrick Awuah Jr., recipient of the Elon University Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership, discusses the importance of ethics to Ghana and to Ashesi University. He also explained three ways that ethics are incorporated as an integral part of an Ashesi education
Reflecting on Professional Practice - Personal Development Planning
These slides support a module Reflecting on Professional Development and look at personal development planning. The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
Lucy Bemrose meets Newcastle artist John Coatsworth and Rob McIver goes in search of faeries in Sunderland.
Staff profiles: Pat Lowrie
Pat Lowrie, director of the Women's Resource Center and assistant to the dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, talks about her work to create a climate that makes everyone successful at MSU. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/9711
Martin Feldstein: short-term pessimism, long-term optimism
Aug. 26 - Harvard Economist Martin Feldstein analyzes Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's Jackson Hole address and elaborates on why he sees the U.S. economy formally entering recession within the next year.
Rod Stewart returns to Vegas
Aug. 26 - Rocker turned crooner Rod Stewart kicks off his musical residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Elly Park reports.
1.258J Public Transportation Service and Operations Planning (MIT)
This course describes the evolution and role of urban public transportation modes, systems, and services, focusing on bus and rail. Technological characteristics and their impacts on capacity, service quality, and cost are described. Current practice and new methods for data collection and analysis, performance monitoring, route design, frequency determination, and vehicle and crew scheduling are also discussed. In addition, the effect of pricing policy and service quality on ridership and metho
Advanced Audio Blog S3 #9 - Comida de la Sierra: Food of the Highlands
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! During your travels through Spanish-speaking Latin America, you’re staying with a family in the Andes Mountains in Peru. They’ve taken you on tours and introduced you to their nearby family members and pets. You find out they raise guinea pigs, and you tell them you had a guinea pig named Sally [...]
China's role as saviour of global economy backfires: analyst
Aug. 29 - hina's aggressive stimulus plan in 2008 has merely fuelled inflation, and tightening measures are adding to the country's grey market lending problems, says BNP Paribas.
2011 Snow camp