"'Virgin Soil' Epidemics and Demographic Collapse in the Americas"
Lecture by Kris Jones, Associate Director and Senior Lecturer in CLAS, University of Chicago. From the "Epidemics Then & Now: Infectious Diseases Around the World," the 2006 University of Chicago Summer Institute for Educators. Co-sponsored by the Center for International Studies, the Graham School of General Studies, the Center for East Asian Studies, the Center for East Euro
"Growth, Poverty and Economic Development" - Session 2 of "Poverty & Growth: Reflections on Latin Am
A three-part workshop with Professor Juan Pablo Nicolini, Winter Tinker Visiting Professor, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies
"Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq"
A talk by Dahr Jamail, independent journalist and author. As the occupation of Iraq unravels, the demand for independent reporting is growing. Since 2003, unembedded journalist Dahr Jamail has filed indispensable reports from Iraq that have made him this generation's chronicler of the unfolding disaster t
"Imagining Inscriptions: Epigraphy and the Construction of Indian History"
A talk by Leslie Orr, University of Concordia.
"Prescription for Survival: A Doctor's Journey to End Nuclear Madness"
A talk by Bernard Lown, MD. Physician, author, and Nobel Prize-winning peace activist Bernard Lown discusses his new memoir, "Prescription for Survival: A Doctor's Journey to End Nuclear Madness". The inventor of the defibrillator, Dr. Lown was also a peace and anti-nuclear activist, participating in the founding of Physicians for Social Responsibility in 1960
Jb0130: Java OOP: A Gentle Introduction to Methods in Java
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
This module provides a gentle introduction to Java methods.
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VM Marketplace with Christine Avanessians | Azure Friday Christine Avanessians tells Scott all about the new VM Marketplace in Azure and shows what it takes for him to get there and sell his VMs. Areas covered in this video: Useful topics and links:
Christine Avanessians tells Scott all about the new VM Marketplace in Azure and shows what it takes for him to get there and sell his VMs.
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LAMP stack on Azure VM's with Guy Bowerman | Azure Friday Guy Bowerman shows Scott how easy it is to run LAMP on Azure VMs. Areas covered in this video: Useful topics and links:
Guy Bowerman shows Scott how easy it is to run LAMP on Azure VMs.
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Pelvic Mass These are reference Open Educational Resources selected for residents in obstetrics and gynecology. This collection was developed in response to a request from the 1000+ OBGYN Consortium for supplemental learning materials based on topics from
These are reference Open Educational Resources selected for residents in obstetrics and gynecology. This collection was developed in response to a request from the 1000+ OBGYN Consortium for supplemental learning materials based on topics from
Supporting Technology Integration in STEM Teacher Preparation: Case Studies from across California
The CSU Digital Ambassadors Program seeks to transform teaching and learning opportunities within the California State University (CSU) system through the increased use of emerging and online technologies. With particular attention to pre-service science and math teacher preparation at the undergraduate and credential level, CSU Digital Ambassadors are faculty leaders who champion the use of educational technologies within their respective campuses, engage faculty and educational stakeholders in
Two released Guantanamo prisoners raise a cheer in Montevideo
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Two of six long-term Guantanamo detainees released to Uruguay on December 8, have been seen in Montevideo, where they are now being resettled as free men. Syrian, Omar Mahmoud Faraj and Adel bin Muhammas el Ouerghi from Tunisia appeared at their balcony where they toasted a Reuters photographer snapping their picture. Rough Cut (no reporter narration) More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe R
William Powers, "New Slow City" | Talks At Google
Author William Powers visited Google's Cambridge, MA office to discuss "New Slow City: living simply in the world's fastest city". Burned out after years of doing development work globally, William Powers spent a season in a 12’ x 12’ cabin off the grid in North Carolina, as recounted in his award-winning memoir, "Twelve by Twelve". Could he live a similarly minimalist life in the heart of NYC? To find out, Powers and his wife jettisoned 80% of their stuff, left their 2000 sq. ft. Queens t
Winyo: Benga & Traditional Music from Kenya
Winyo performs traditional Luo songs infused with witty storylines, Afro fusion, Afro jazz, and Benga (a mix of contemporary music with traditional Kenyan Luo music in which the guitar is played to mimic a Luo eight-string lyre called a nyatiti). Winyo sings in Dholuo, Swahili and English. Speaker Biography: Born Shiphton Onyango, Winyo adopted the artistic name "Winyo," which is a Luo word for "bird." The Luo are a tribe from the Lake Victoria region of Western Kenya. He says that he derives
Ready for Hillary? Portrait of a President in Waiting [Audio]
Speaker(s): Robin Renwick | Will Hillary Clinton make history and become the first female President of the United States? Robin Renwick provides an invaluable insight into one of the most divisive figures in recent US political history. This event marks the publication of Ready for Hillary? Portrait of a President in Waiting. Robin Renwick, Lord Renwick of Clifton, is a crossbench peer in the House of Lords. He was the British ambassador in Washington when the Clintons arrived in the White House
"Our Work is But Begun": Rediscovering Our History
In the fall of 2014, the University of Rochester published a new volume of history entitled "Our Work is But Begun," the closing comment in the inaugural address of our first president, Martin Brewer Anderson. The book, written by Janice Bullard Pieterse, covers the history of the University from its founding in 1850, to the year that our 10th president, Joel Seligman, arrived in 2005. While it is not the first published history of the University, it is the first, in several decades, to treat
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
Creative enterprise in west Yorkshire Arts organisations
This report describes and theorises the findings of a workshop discussion, commissioned by WYLLN, into the views of arts organizations on the challenges they face in becoming more enterprising and less grant dependent.
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Developers and DevOps | Visual Studio Toolbox This is the sixth in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode, Robert is joined by Brian Randell for a discussion on DevOps and what it means for developers. Brian provides insight into the benefits of adopting DevOps, as well as some best practices.
This is the sixth in a series of shows featuring speakers from the VSLive conference, which was held in Redmond in August. In this episode, Robert is joined by Brian Randell for a discussion on DevOps and what it means for developers. Brian provides insight into the benefits of adopting DevOps, as well as some best practices.Author(s):