Groupon IPO no bargain for investors: Morningstar analyst
Oct. 28 - Morningstar analyst Rick Summer discusses why he thinks buying into the Groupon IPO is a bad bet for investors.
Parrot rises from the rubble, reviving hope
Oct. 28 - Rescue workers pull a live parrot from rubble 110 hours after a deadly quake hit Turkey, and name him 'Hope'. Jane Ross reports.
Learning Chocolate : Vocabulary Learning Platform Engelstalige website waar je rond verschillende thema's de woordenschat en uitspraak kan leren en oefenen.
Engelstalige website waar je rond verschillende thema's de woordenschat en uitspraak kan leren en oefenen.
Some of the lighter moments of SnowJam 2014, captured around the Georgia Tech campus on Tuesday, January 28, 2014.
The Nervous System
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Multi-Dimensional Recruiting: Electronic Evidence Breaking Traditions
Paul Watkins, Ruth Ann Roberts
An electronic performance portfolio can lift a candidate off the resume page and on to a virtual stage. A principal can literally watch as the teacher candidate performs on the classroom stage. […]
Revisiting the Four Cornerstones to Mentoring Adjunct Faculty Online
Carolyn Rogers, Melissa McIntyre, Michael Jazzar
Online teaching and learning in higher education is growing at an exponential rate! This growth will continue to escalate during the 2
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
Harry S. Truman Presidential Library Opening
Truman's presidential library is unveiled. In attendance are former president Herbert Hoover, Eleanor Roosevelt, Chief Justice Earl Warren, Lyndon Johnson and more. (01:19)
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
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)
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)
Soros: Angela Merkel was the creator of the European crisis
George Soros explains to Reuters' Chrystia Freeland how German Chancellor Angela Merkel's actions in 2008 could lead to the disintegration of the European Union. Consequently, a disorderly default of European sovereignties may lead to a global financial meltdown worse than 2008. He explains his analysis here.
All things considered, there is a lot to learn about teaching, and much of it comes from educational psychology. Teaching as a career has distinctive features now that did not figure as prominently in its profile a generation ago. The features make it more exciting in some ways, as well as more challenging, than in the past. From a teacher’s point of view, the changes mean learning knowledge and skills—and practicing them—that were less important in teachers’ repertoires in earlier time
Musicians@Google: The Goat Rodeo Sessions (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile)
The Goat Rodeo Sessions is an ambitious and groundbreaking project that brings together four string virtuosos: world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, fiddler Stuart Duncan, bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile. These artists -- each prominent figures in the music space independently -- have come together as a unique ensemble for this project. The music, including two tracks with female vocalist Aoife O'Donovan, crosses several different genres. While visiting Google New York they performed
2011 ESS Alumni Lecture
Talk by Harry W. Green entitled, "From the Nano to the Global Scale: Using Nanoscience Observations to Understand Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics."