Lecture 08 - 10/11/2010
Road Racer: -ea-
Start your engines and ride along with road racer as he learns about letters and words. The goal for this segment is vowel combination -ea-. (0:30)
Road Racer: -oa-
Start your engines and ride along with Road Racer as he learns about letters and words. The goal for this segment is vowel combination -oa-. (0:30)
Ralph Raico on Authentic Liberalism [Foreword to Classical Liberalism and the Austrian School by Ralph Raico (2012)] Ralph Raico in this brilliant book calls to our attention the dictum of Augustin Thierr
[Foreword to Classical Liberalism and the Austrian School by Ralph Raico (2012)]
Ralph Raico in this brilliant book calls to our attention the dictum of Augustin Thierr
History shows that when debtors default and crisis occur, international monetary systems are remade. A new world order will emerge from the current financial crisis, explains Philip Coggan, Buttonwood columnist and Capital Markets Editor at The Economist, and it will be governed by the creditor nation of the future, China.
20th Annual Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival
Valparaiso hosted the 20th annual Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival March 23-25, 2012. The Festival consisted of over 230 students from over 20 different colleges and universities.
Factoring Quadratic Equations
17.554 Political Economy of Latin America (MIT)
This class explores the politics of economic reform in Latin America. Topics addressed include: Dependency, Development, and Bureaucratic-Authoritarianism; The Political Consequences of Market-Oriented Reform in Venezuela; The Mexican Peso Crisis; Transitions from Authoritarian Rule in the Southern Cone; Civil-Military Relations; Limits of Democratization; Parties and Elections in Latin America; Religion, Political Mobilization, and Civil Society; and Revolution.
King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, MP and author Chris Mullin talks about his own political fiction and explains w
Open Font Library De Open Font Library verzamelt lettertypes die Open Source zijn. Gebruik deze lettertypes geheel gratis en vrij van rechten om ze te verspreiden.
De Open Font Library verzamelt lettertypes die Open Source zijn. Gebruik deze lettertypes geheel gratis en vrij van rechten om ze te verspreiden.
Ruby-Throated Hummingbird--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Ruby Throated Hummingbird. Students will enjoy the sights and sounds of this beautiful bird as it interacts in its natural environment. The most widespread of all hummingbird species, the ruby-throated hummingbird (Archilochus colubris) is a familiar inhabitant of Central and North America but is often only seen as a flash of green and red as it zips between flowers at remarkable speed. This is a great resource to help build background
The skyscrapers of New York
This melodrama was filmed during the actual construction of a skyscraper in New York City, and includes several scenes of real work crews:. The story involves a construction foreman who fires one of his crew for fighting, which leads the disgruntled employee to steal. He causes the blame to be put on the foreman, who is finally exonerated when the thief is exposed. All of this conflict is woven in and around the actual construction of the building as the work is in progress. There is even one sc
Book Launch: The Politics of Business in the Middle East After the Arab Spring [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Steffen Hertog, Professor Giacomo Luciani, Dr Marc Valeri, Dr Khalid AlMezaini | Although most Arab countries remain authoritarian, many have undergone a restructuring of state-society relations. Lower and middle class interest groups have lost ground, while big business has benefited in terms of its integration into policy-making and the opening-up of economic sectors that used to be state-dominated. Arab businesses have also started taking on aspects of public service provision
21L.003-2 Reading Fiction (MIT)
Reading Fiction is designed to sharpen your skills as a critical reader. As we explore both short stories and novels focusing on the theme of "the city in literature," we will learn about the various elements that shape the way we read texts - structure, narrative voice, character development, novelistic experimentation, historical and political contexts and reader response.
Showing Solidarity with Japan: Global Roundup with the Airport Economist
In the wake of the tsunami, two significant women highlighted how economies worldwide can support the country as it rebuilds after the disaster. From the Global Roundup series by Airport Economist Tim Harcourt, JW Neville professor at UNSW's Australian School of Business.
MSU Staff profiles: Brian Kirschensteiner
Brian Kirschensteiner talks about his position as preparator at the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/staff-profiles-brian-kirschensteiner
Toyota's Global Mindset Blunder in China
Thunderbird School of Global Management alumnus Donny Huang talks March 15, 2012, at the Developing Leaders for Global Roles Summit. http://www.thunderbird.edu/globalmindset
Los misterios de la Luna (The History Channel) - parte 2 de 3
Durante miles de años, la humanidad ha encontrado consuelo con su presencia. Ha sido un faro para los viajeros nocturnos, un reloj para los agricultores y una guía para los marineros en el mar. Para algunas culturas, ha sido incluso un dios. Es el único cuerpo cósmico que ha sido visitado por seres humanos. A distancia, la luminosidad de la Luna nos ha fascinado desde el principio de los tiempos. Además, un examen más cercano a este faro en la oscuridad
BOTTICELLI: The Birth of Venus - ArtSleuth - S01 E03
Liberating the body and beauty of the female nude or surrendering to a new cliché? More on http://www.artsleuth.net
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin