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)
John Comaroff's Introduction of Zackie Achmat
John Comaroff is Harold H. Swift Distinguished Service Professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series and Human Rights Distinguished Lecturer Series.
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 »
Agile Waterfalls, Backlogs, Cutlines, Shiproom. Talking with @AbhishekRLal about how we build Servic Yesterday I sat down with my teammate Abhishek and talked about how we build Service Bus - not how we code it, but how we run the process inside the team and how we get from features sitting on the humongous backlog to working features in the service. We also talk about the three different disciplines Program Management, Development, and Test/QA and how the checks and balances between the disciplines helps with getting things out on schedule and at great quality
Yesterday I sat down with my teammate Abhishek and talked about how we build Service Bus - not how we code it, but how we run the process inside the team and how we get from features sitting on the humongous backlog to working features in the service.
We also talk about the three different disciplines Program Management, Development, and Test/QA and how the checks and balances between the disciplines helps with getting things out on schedule and at great quality
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.
Stroke Treatment Centers: Door to Needle Time - MUSC Health
The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Medical Center is a 650 bed academic hospital located in the area of the country known as the "Stroke Belt". MUSC is a hub for 14 TeleStroke sites throughout South Carolina and is a stroke certified hospital. We take great pride in our stroke treatment centers and programs. Our committed team of physicians, nurses, technicians and rehabilitation specialists truly care about the outcomes of stroke patients that we have the privilege to serve. Th
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)