The shift from apartheid to a constitutional democracy in South Africa brought with it a plethora of questions concerni
Sam Olukoya on Child Marriage in Nigeria
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/africa-reproductive-health-family-planning-reporting-initiative
Here Sam Olukoya discusses his project on child marriage and its consequences, specifically Vesicovaginal fistula, a potential consequence of the obstructed labor these young girls often endure.
Sam Olukoya of Lagos, Nigeria is part of Pulitzer Center's collaborative reporting project on reproductive health in Africa "The Promise of Life: Reproductive Choice in Africa" (http://bit.ly/
"DMC Upside": TACHE Silent Auction
The Del Mar College Chapter of the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education held its annual silent auction fundraiser in late November. This segment on TACHE aired on the December 2011 edition of the "DMC Upside" television program, which is broadcast in Corpus Christi on Channel 19.
Les bases génétiques de l'évolution humaine (audio)
Aucun élément du patrimoine génétique humain n'est spécifiquement propre à notre espèce. Nos gènes, nos chromosomes, nos cellules et nos ADN sont les mêmes que ceux des autres êtres vivants, d'autant plus partagés que ces derniers sont nos plus proches parents. Ces comparaisons nous obligent à une grande modestie quant a la spécificité humaine, qui réside ailleurs. Si elles ont des conséquences en matière d'éthique, notre société ne semble pas en être consciente. A un au
Exploring the hybrid nature of Australian third sector housing [VO] / Tony Gilmour
Principal Ownership, Motivations and Behaviour. Exploring the hybrid nature of Australian third sector housing [version originale en anglais] / Tony Gilmour. In "Mixité : an urban and housing issue? Mixing people, housing and activities as urban challenge of the future", 23ème colloque international de l'European Network for Housing Research (ENHR), organisé par le Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires (LISST) à l'Université
Lumbar Puncture Step by Step
This video is a tutorial covering all aspects of performing the lumbar puncture procedure (LP). Learning Objectives: 1. List the indications and contraindications for performing an LP. 2. Describe the risks associated with performing an LP. 3. Demonstrate how to properly position the patient for the procedure. 4. Identify and assemble all the components of an LP tray. 5. Describe the key anatomical landmarks and relevant anatomy to be aware of to perform an LP. 6. State which is the interspace o
The Moon Phases java applet provides an animated view of the moon, either from Earth, or from above the ecliptic. The animation changes phases and can be seen from a top view, earth view or both. The page also provides vocabulary terms for each of the phases and other interesting information.
Igneous Rocks for Undergraduate Courses
This site contains photographs of 22 igneous rock hand samples. Clicking on an image brings up a larger view of the sample. In addition, links to thin sections are available for some of the samples. Thin sections can be seen in both crossed polarized light and plane polarized light by moving the cursor on and off the photomicrograph. This resource is part of the Teaching Petrology collection. http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/petrology03/index.html
You Decide: Is the Bush Administration's "No Child Left Behind" policy of high-stakes testing good f
This educational guide focuses on high-stakes testing in public education and the related social, legal, personal, political, national and local implications surrounding the issue. Students are invited to examine arguments from both sides of the debate, developing critical thinking skills as they work through the activities and learn how to support their arguments with evidence and reason. It is expected that students will effectively determine where they stand on this controversial issue and be
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Young Nile Crocodiles---Sitting on Mom, Hunting Fish and Dragonflies, and Being Eaten by Nile Perch
This short video gives excellent real life footage of the life of a young Nile Crocodile. Students will enjoy the close up views of the young crocodiles sitting on Mom in the water, hunting fish, catching a dragonfly, and one being swallowed by a huge Nile Perch. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 3 Minutes)
Clinton calls Assad speech "chillingly cynical"
Jan. 11 - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said an Arab League monitoring mission in Syria cannot continue indefinitely and dismissed a recent speech by Syria's president as "chillingly cynical." Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Les enjeux de l’individualisme (video)
Jusque dans les années 60, le modèle d’intégration sociale dominant était un modèle « corporatiste » qui assurait une place, une position garantie à chaque individu au sein de la société. Chacun était alors acteur du système, chacun était à sa place: le médecin, l’ouvrier, la femme au foyer…
Aujourd’hui cet idéal de stabilité est mis à mal: les catégories sociales sont bousculées (les ouvriers sont moins nombreux, les femmes travaillent de plus en plus),
UApresents: Zoppé Family Circus
UApresents recently welcomed the Zoppé Family Circus to the UA Rincon Vista Sports Complex. The one-ring circus honors the traditions of the old-world Italian style of the Zoppé family, which has performed around the world for eight generations. UANews spent time with the family as it prepared for its first performance in Tucson.
Careers - Commercial Awareness
Listen to four graduate recruiters explain what commercial awareness is and how they assess it during the recruitment and selection process. Contributions from Google, Sainsbury's, Mercer and dunnhumby.
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