BERC Innovation Expo Keynote Address by Jigar Shah
The Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC) is an interdisciplinary, student- run organization that was founded in 2005 to enhance collaboration on energy and natural resources topics and to serve as a bridge between the university and the private sector. The Expo is the opening event of the 2011 BERC Energy Symposium, the largest student-run energy confer- ence on the West Coast, drawing key players from research, business development, policy, and economics communities across the na
The Presence of the Past: Legal Dimensions of Armenian-Turkish Relations (Afternoon Session)
The Presence of the Past: Legal Dimensions of Armenian-Turkish Relations This symposium explores three contentious issues which are preventing Armenian-Turkish rapprochement. Speakers: Stephan Astourian, The University of Claifornia, Berkeley; Alfred de Zayas, Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations; Susan Karamanian, The George Washington University Law School; Catherine Kessedjian, University Pantheon-Assas, Paris II; Raymond Kevorkian, Institut français de géopolitique, Uni
Harry S. Truman Presidential Library Opening
Truman's presidential library is unveiled. In attendance are former president Herber Hoover, Eleanor Roosevelt, Chief Justice Earl Warren, Lyndon Johnson and more. (2min)
Is the world any closer to closing the gender gap?
Despite improvement in the health and education spheres, women still fall behind in economic sectors around the world. Listen to what World Economic Forum Senior Director Saadia Zahidi tells Reuters Michelle Nichols about the 2011 Global Gender Gap report.
Africa Speaks, America Answers
In Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, pianist Randy Weston and bassist Ahmed Abdul Malik celebrated with song the revolutions spreading across Africa. In Ghana and South Africa, drummer Guy Warren and vocalist Sathima Bea Benjamin fused local musical forms with the dizzying innovations of modern jazz. These four were among hundreds of musicians in the 1950s and '60s who forged connections between jazz and Africa that definitively reshaped both their music and the world. In this video, as in his new
Gregorian Chant Music
Chant Gregorian - Benedictos prayer and glory to God, came from the inspiration of Pope Gregory the Great. (4:24)
Teaching: • Start in bridge position with forearms on physioball Coaching: • Keeping a straight line from your head to your toes roll the physioball away from your body • Keep back flat and core tight • Return to start position and repeat Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips are flexed • Head is not neutral
Lashay Thompson- Breaking Through
Marsh Fork Elementary
Meet the children of Marsh Fork Elementary in Sundial, West Virginia. The very coal mining that supports the community also threatens the local students. Professor Charlie brings awareness to this potentially dangerous situation of living so close to one of America's biggest coal mines. (4:44)
Mexican police arrest drug kingpin
Nov. 5 - Mexican police arrest head of major cartel in Acapulco as drug war heats up. Jessica Gray reports.
Estructura de xarxes de computadors
Aquesta assignatura és un complement a l'assignatura de Xarxes, on es feia una introducció al món de les xarxes informàtiques i es descrivia exhaustivament la xarxa Internet. En aquesta assignatura s'aprofundeix en els conceptes més genèrics de les xarxes de gran abast i es descriuen d'una forma molt més detallada les xarxes d'àrea local: objectius, característiques i tecnologies emprades a l'actualitat.
And the Next President Is……
Who will be our next President? A lot depends on what happens to our ailing economy between now and election day. But, presidential historian Thomas Schwartz says another factor will depend on which candidate has the clearest vision for success. View 2012 election expertise information for Thomas Schwartz >> Visit election VU to find allkeep reading »
Effective lawmaking in Congress – who does it best?
What makes some members of Congress better than others at moving bills through the legislative process? Alan Wiseman, co-director of the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, has taken an in depth look at Congress’ last 35 years and tells us why women may have the upper hand. View 2012 election expertise information forkeep reading »
Bridge w/ Leg Lift
Teaching: • Start in prone position on forearms • Keep hips off ground head neutral toes dorsiflexed and core tight Coaching: • Without moving hips lift one leg by squeezing glute • Alternate legs • Keep back flat and core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips rotate flex or extend • Head is not neutral
Teaching: • Start in supine position with knees bent and heels on ground • Lift toes up and keep them up Coaching: • Keep knees in line with ankles and drive hips up by squeezing glutes • Keep core tight and hold for prescribed amount of time Common Errors: • Athlete is using hamstrings rather than glutes • Hips are too high or too low • Core is not engaged
World Affairs: The Arab Spring and the Impact on US Foreign Policy
Dr. Roger Durham presents at Aquinas College about the Arab Spring and the impact on US foreign policy.
Derivatives of Logarithmic Functions - Problem 3
This video demonstrates how to use the change of base formula to find the derivative of a logarithmic function. Derivatives of logarithmic functions are simpler than they would seem to be, even though the functions themselves come from an important limit in Calculus. (2:57)
In this nine-minute video, Sal Khan of Khan Academy, discusses what a species is and isn't. He talks about Ligers, tiglons, mules, hinnies, and dogs.