SP.414 Gender and Media Studies: Women and the Media (MIT)
This course examines representations of race, class, gender, and sexual identity in the media. We will be considering issues of authorship, spectatorship, (audience) and the ways in which various media content (film, television, print journalism, advertising) enables, facilitates, and challenges these social constructions in society. In addition, we will examine how gender and race affects the production of media, and discuss the impact of new media and digital media and how it has transformed a
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7.3 Monitoring your progress

Use your records or logbook to help you provide a reflective commentary on:

  • what you did to help you set up and use IT methods and techniques to achieve your goals; for example, what you did to:

    • search for information and explore alternative lines of enquiry;

    • exchange information to meet your purpose (e.g. email, computer conferencing, video conferencing, web pages, document sharing systems);
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The history of Minnesota's economic growth
Home today to 20 powerful Fortune 500 companies, Minnesota's remarkable economic growth over the past century is a source of pride and provides a fascinating rags-to-riches tale. What got us here and what might our past tell us about our future? University of Minnesota expert Marvin Lewis (doctoral candidate and research assistant in the Department of Geography) takes a new look at Minnesota's growth.
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Support community participation
This competency has the following elements of competency. 1. Work with individuals and the community to promote participation. 2. Support existing community activities.
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Lesson 246: Culture/News
Undestrand the Politics' Crysis in Honduras in portuguese, listen and learn in this post of Brazilian Portuguese Podcast, the Effective Portuguese Learning

Check out our website, brazilianportuguesepod.com and find out more how we can help you improving your Portuguese!

Yellowstone: Monitoring the Fire Below
This interactive feature story is part of Science Bulletins, an innovative online and exhibition program that offers the public a window into the excitement of scientific discovery. Published in June 2006, this Earth Bulletin looks at the geologic history of Yellowstone National Park. It includes the following components: Three online essays - Yellowstone National Park Is a Volcano, Signs of Restlessness, and Volcanic Witness; An Interview with Bob Smith -- each available in a print-friendly for
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Build a Steroid
In this interactive activity from NOVA, learn about the molecular structure of steroids. See the intermediate molecules that are part of the pathway for synthesizing cortisone from diosgenin.
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Sunshine Applet
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Deze Java applet laat de ingang van een locatie, te kiezen uit een lijst of het plaatsen van de lengte-en breedtegraad. Gebruikers kunnen ook kiezen voor de dag en tijd van het jaar.

Als gevolg kunnen we een venster te zien met de dag …


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CIF vaccinologie 2011 – Evaluations du rapport coût bénéfice des vaccinations.

Cours international francophone de vaccinologie
Hôpital d’instruction des armées du Val-de-Grâce – Ecole du Val-de-Grâce
Titre : CIF vaccinologie 2011 – Evaluations du rapport coût bénéfice des vaccinations.
Intervenant : Pierre LEVY
Résumé : 29 mars 2011 - cours 51 : Evaluations du rapport coût bénéfice des vaccinations.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiée
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STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 16
A video recap of flight day 16 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station.
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Governance, Corruption and World Poverty
Should we give aid to countries whose governments are corrupt? Fighting corruption is a global concern because it is found in both rich and poor countries, but evidence shows it hurts poor societies more. What is the answer? Listen to this important forum (Running Time 87:25)
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Shirley Caesar
Fields reports on Shirley Caesar's visit to Memorial Church on the Harvard University campus. Fields notes that Caesar is an evangelist and a Grammy award-winning singer. Fields adds that Caesar has recently entered local politics in Durham, North Carolina. Fields interviews Caesar. Caesar talks about her music and her outreach ministry. She also discusses her recent entry into politics. Caesar says that she sees herself as a humanitarian. Fields' report includes footage of Caesar performing wit
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Future Energy Supply and Security in Switzerland
July 10, 2014
Doris Leuthard, Federal Councillor, Head of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications DETEC

Lino Guzzella, Rector and President-elect, ETH Zurich

Alexander Wokaun, Head, General Energy Research Department, Paul Scherrer Institute

Introduction by Susan Hockfield, President Emerita, MIT

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Smoking - The Facts
This health education program explains why smoking is addictive and unhealthy for smokers and people around them. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
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Coffee Break Spanish future plans

As you all know, Coffee Break Spanish level 2 came to an end with lesson 80 and we’re planning to follow up the course with similar content to our Season 3 of Coffee Break French. However, we’ve only just started working on this content, so it’s likely that it will be available later in the [...]

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Appomattox Court House and Lincoln's Assassination
In this video, Sal Khan focuses on Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House to Lincoln's assassination at Ford's Theater.  Mr. Khan uses computer software for demonstration. (04:27)
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