12 History of the University
An overview of the history of Oxford University for prospective applicants who may like to know more about how the University has changed over the years.
1849 California Gold Rush
A social studies class tries their hand at re-enacting what the gold miners did in the 1849 gold rush. (Amateur video)
07 St Peter's College
A short overview of St Peter's College including its history and facilities.
09 Radcliffe Camera
A brief history of the Radcliffe Camera and how it is used in Oxford.
08 St Hugh’s College
A short overview of St Hugh’s College including its history and facilities.
08 Bodleian Library
A brief history of the Bodleian Library including information about how students use it and why it is such a fantastic resource.
05 Balliol College
A short overview of Balliol College including its history and facilities.
West Indian Ocean
Two of the world's swiftest ocean currents connect off the east coast of Africa, creating some of the richest biological areas of the sea. The ocean is home to the legendary coelacanth fish. The video offers spectacular underwater scenes. Run time 03:30
The Carpetbagging Yankees
During Reconstruction, people from the North — some with bad intentions and some with good intentions — headed to the New South, where they were called "carpetbaggers." This video gives an animated example of how the carpetbaggers came to be.
a new course published: Information Literacy 2
Today a new course is published: Information Literacy 2. Now TU Delft OpenCourseWare has three courses in the field of Information Literacy: Information Literacy 1 Information Literacy 2 Information Literacy 3: for master’s and PhD students Information Literacy 2 is the advanced course after the first one in which you learned how to find, evaluate and use [...]
La vida de Francisco de Goya en 3 minutos
Hablar de Francisco de Goya es hablar de uno de los mejores pintores de la historia de España. Aunque comenzó sufriendo alguna que otra
decepción profesional, no decayó y continuó pintando. Fue contratado
como retratista de la Casa Real y murió siendo el artista más valorado
de su época. (3:03)
Postcolonial futures: the Caribbean in dialogue
Dr Kevon Rhiney, Commonwealth Fellow and lecturer (Department of Geography and Geology, University of the West Indies) considers contemporary social and economic development in Jamaica, in the light of environmental vulnerability and climate change. This series of podcasts explores the contemporary Caribbean today, addressing the region's role as a crucible of modernity from pre-Columbian times, through the eras of mercantilism, slavery and colonialism to today's position of at once both global
First Aid & Safety Tips : How to Protect Yourself During an Earthquake
To protect yourself in an earthquake, move to an interior wall of a sturdy building, then duck and cover is the purpose of the 1:43 video. It provides good information that should be reviewed by all teachers in areas where earthquakes are a concern.
Entretiens Jacques Cartier - IT Security, Cyber Forensics and the Fight Against Cybercrime
http://finearts.concordia.ca/newsandevents/events/games-colloquium-part-of-entretiens-jacques-cartier-2011.php Measuring the Unmeasurable: A Vulnerability-Centric Approach to Network Security Metric Dr. Lingyu Wang, Associate Professor, CIISE, Concordia University
Parties, Campaigns and Representation: The Political Impact of Blogs and Social Media
Are social media tools likely to prove effective in engaging any voters except those who are already interested in politics? Is their apparent 'democratisation' of traditional party structures to be believed? The outcome of political careers and even campaigns is increasingly dependent on the successful mastery of new communication tools including social media. Many MPs and members of Congress are embracing the use of social networking tools to keep in touch with their constituents, whilst Face
Urban Informatics: The Internet, locative media and mobile technology for urbanites
Marcus Foth overviews various urban informatics projects, exploring the communicative ecology of urban residents, community engagement using public history and digital storytelling, and social navigation for mobile urban information systems. Cities are exciting. Cities are buzzing. They are alive with movement. A rapid flow of exchange is facilitated by a meshwork of infrastructure connections: road systems, building complexes, information and communication technology and people networks. In thi
Through the Network (of Networks): The Fifth Estate
The Internet and web are creating a new space for networking people, information and other resources: this has the potential to become an important 'fifth estate' to support greater accountability in politics, the media and other institutional arenas.
CIA Latin Cuisines Studies Concentration: The Cuisine of the Future
The CIA's Latin Cuisine Studies: New World Flavors, Ingredients, and Techniques concentration will enhance your skill set and greatly expand your culinary repertoire with so many new ingredients you've never even dreamed of. Why Latin cuisine? Changing demographics demand it, and it's one of the hottest cuisines out there. Plus, leading chefs are embracing it—including culinary giants such as Alain Ducasse, Rick Bayless, Ferran Adrià, and John-Georges Vongerichton, as well as CIA alumni like
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Ping 213: Ping Pints! Massive storage on OneDrive, $650 towards your surface, safer families and som Hey everybody! This week we're bringing you Ping Pints, where we step outside of the studio, bring a few friends along see what everyone has been pinging each other about! Shout out to Bellevue Brewing for letting us take over a corner of their fine establishment.
Hey everybody! This week we're bringing you Ping Pints, where we step outside of the studio, bring a few friends along see what everyone has been pinging each other about! Shout out to Bellevue Brewing for letting us take over a corner of their fine establishment.