Canada to quit Kyoto treaty
Dec 13 - Canada becomes the first nation to announce its withdrawal from the Kyoto protocol on climate change. Paul Chapman reports.
How Can the Arts Improve Our Lives?
Alan Rivett, Dr Eleonora Belfiore, Professor Grier Palmer, Jon Teckman and Professor David Morley discuss the value of art as well as how the arts can improve our lives.
Sunday Service - 12/11/2011 - Sam Wells
A service or worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "Who Are You?." Opening excerpt from the sermon: (28:32) "I wonder what you feel like when you see a photograph of yourself. I know a number of people who claim they always look bad in photographs. Think about the logic of such a conviction for a moment. You see yourself in a photograph. You think, "That person doesn't look as beautiful, charming, witty, relaxed and cool as I like to think I
When American Airlines Declared Bankruptcy
When American Airlines declared bankruptcy on November 29, 2011, analysis of the event was provided to news media by Economist Bernard Weinstein and Senior Lecturer Mike Davis, both of SMU's Cox School of Business.
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French trade unions protest austerity
Dec. 13 - French trade unions kick off one of a series of national demonstrations against austerity outside the offices of Moody's Investor Services. Nick Rowlands reports.
Penn State's Sandusky to "fight for four quarters"
Dec. 13 - Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky waived his right to a preliminary hearing on sex abuse charges, meaning his case will go to trial. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
September : Thema welkom Dit document bundelt een geheel aan opdrachten waarin taal, rekenen, wereldoriëntatie, muzische vorming (muziek, beeld, drama) en verkeer aan bod komen. Er is eveneens …
Dit document bundelt een geheel aan opdrachten waarin taal, rekenen, wereldoriëntatie, muzische vorming (muziek, beeld, drama) en verkeer aan bod komen. Er is eveneens …
Een digitale waarneming over indianen Tijdens deze activiteit gaan de kinderen op zoek op de praatplaat van de indianen. Ze klikken dingen aan waardoor ze op een nieuwe pagina komen en meer info vernemen over het leven van de indianen. Dit aan de hand van tekst, filmpjes, …
Tijdens deze activiteit gaan de kinderen op zoek op de praatplaat van de indianen. Ze klikken dingen aan waardoor ze op een nieuwe pagina komen en meer info vernemen over het leven van de indianen. Dit aan de hand van tekst, filmpjes, …
1.011 Project Evaluation (MIT)
1.011 Project Evaluation covers methodologies for evaluating civil engineering projects, which typically are large-scale and long-lived and involve many economic, financial, social and environmental factors. The course places an emphasis on dealing with uncertainty. Students learn basic techniques of engineering economics, including net present value analysis, life-cycle costing, benefit-cost analysis, and other approaches to project evaluation. Examples are drawn from both contemporary and hist
Prof leads centre in making sustainability's upsides known to finance/investment pros
http://concordia.ca/headlines Paul Shrivastava is director of the David O'Brien Centre for Sustainable Enterprises that forms part of the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in Montreal. Dr. Shrivastava has dedicated himself to improving worldwide sustainability after seeing the human devastation caused by the industrial mishap at a pesticide plant in his hometown of Bhopal, India, in 1984. He talks with Stephen Kibsey, vice president of equity risk management at the Caisse d
Hands on Learning, Demonstrations on Video
Watch science come alive in demonstrations of magnetic levitation techniques, ways to rig a sailboat, and much more. See video on: Atomic Physics & Quantum Effects; Circular Motion & Rotation; Conductors, Capacitors, Dielectrics; Electric Circuits; Electromagnetism; Electrostatics; Fluid Mechanics; Geometric Optics; Kinematics; Kinetic Theory & Thermodynamics; Magnetic Fields; Newton's Laws of Motion; Oscillations & Gravitation; Physical Optics; Systems of particles, Linear Momentum; Temperature
Producing Distance Education Resources
This course focuses on the production of resources (broadly interpreted) for use in online education (including formal and informal settings). In particular, the course focuses on Internet-based tools and technologies, and how they are developed and applied for use in online learning.
Darden Global Business Experience, Barcelona
Darden School of Business student Lorena Trujiloo discusses her GBE to Barcelona.
Volume Effect on Equilibrium - LeChatelier's Principle Lab Extension
Part of NCSSM CORE collection: This video shows the shifting of the NO2 - N2O4 equilibrium using a change in volume. http://www.dlt.ncssm.edu
"DMC Upside": Career Fest, Fall 2011
Hundreds of Coastal Bend high school students attended Del Mar College's Career Fest event on the West Campus of the College in November 2011. This segment aired on the December 2011 edition of the "DMC Upside" television program, which is broadcast in Corpus Christi on Channel 19.
"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.
Guion "Guy" Bluford remarks after receiving PA Society award
Remarks from Guion S. "Guy" Bluford, a Penn State Distinguished Alumnus and pioneering astronaut, upon receiving The Pennsylvania Society's Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement on Dec. 10, 2011. Video courtesy of PCN.
Vanessa Rousso - DJ, Producer, Professional Poker Player
Watch more online student spotlights at: http://bit.ly/y8U5te Vanessa Rousso ranks among the top five women in poker history in terms of all-time money winnings, having a total of thirteen World Series of Poker in-the-money finishes. She's also an aspiring DJ, producer and songwriter.