Indigenous Courts: An Equity Principle in Liberal Mexico (Los juzgados inda
Globalization seems to lead towards uniformity, but this tendency is not observed in Mexico since joining many others in signing the International Labor Organization's Convention 169. This was the basis for promoting the recognition of uses and customs
The Effect of a New Teacher Induction Program on New Teachers Reported Teacher Goals for Excellence,
Bonnie Perry, Karen Hayes
Over the past twenty years there has been a decline in the number of minority teachers entering and remaining in the teaching profession. While the overall teacher shortage is worrisome for […]
South Korea stages defence drill
South Korea stages its largest ever civil defence drill as tensions mount on the Korean peninsula.
McDonald's Chinese birthday
Restaurant chain McDonald's is marking its 20th anniversary in China with plans to double its size in the world's fastest growing economy.
The New Machiavelli: How to Wield Power in the Modern World
Jonathan Powell, Tony Blair's chief of staff from 1994 to 2007, talks about his new book The New Machiavelli: How to Wield Power in the Modern World. Taking the lessons Machiavelli derived from his experience as an official in fifteenth-century Florence, Powell shows how these lessons can still apply today. Illustrating each of Machiavelli's maxims with a description of events that occurred during Tony Blair's time as Prime Minister, The New Machiavelli is designed to be The Prince for modern ti
Power Shift: West to East
The world is tilting away from the West to the East, from the United States to China, from the Transatlantic to the Pacific. Or is it? LSE experts with very different answers to these questions will battle it out in an open forum. Professor Michael Cox is Co- Director of LSE IDEAS and Professor of International Relations at LSE. Professor Westad is a professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and an expert on Chinese international affairs.
TED415 Session 6 Spring 2011
TED415 Multicultural Education Session Six 02/27/11 Jeff Miller
Reality check: an uphill struggle to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2050
Do today's global energy efficiency initiatives work? "Insufficiently ambitious," says Nobuo Tanaka, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency. So what do we need to address the challenge of climate change?
Vespers - 2/24/2011
A service of choral vespers in Duke University Chapel.
Faculty Lecture: Dr. Dorothee Mertz-Weigel
Assistant Professor of French, Dorothee Mertz-Weigel, as she discusses the art of learning French.
Multiplying Monomials - FOIL
This video explains how to multiply monomials and binomials using different methods, including the distributive property and FOIL. FOIL is a mnemonic device to remember how to find the product of two binomials: we multiply the First, Outer, Inner, and then Last terms in each binomial. When multiplying monomials and binomials, it is important to remember the rules of multiplying exponents. (1:42)
Science In Focus: Energy
Interview with Stephen Connors about limited sources of energy and the importance of using renewable sources.,In this segment, the interviewee provides a brief overview of some sources of renewable energy that don't require "burning stuff", such as hydroelectric, solar, and wind power. He also mentions tidal and wave power. He indicates that wind and sun are diffuse so a lot of collection is required. This segment does not address the last sentence of this benchmark.
Cabin of the Steamboat the "Grand Republic"
The Grand Republic was built in 1867, in Shousetown, Pennsylvania. The ship was renamed in 1876, after repairs and renovation. The ship burned Sept. 9, 1877, and was lost. Doors to passenger's staterooms line the cabin.
Figuring Out Mood and Tone in a Story
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and computer animation to help explain what the mood and tone is in a story. Written examples are included in the video to help explain. Key vocabulary words also include: tone, syntax, diction, mood, and setting. Run time 03:36.
GoNU.TV Game Recap - Men's Ice Hockey vs. UNH - February 26, 2011
New Hampshire scored the first two goals of the game and Northeastern could not catch up as the Huskies lost, 6-3, to the ninth-ranked Wildcats on Saturday night at Matthews Arena.
Husky Homerun vs. Red Sox
On the game's first pitch, Northeastern's third baseman Ryan Maguire hit a solo home run off Red Sox starter Ryan Weiland. Even Wally is impressed.
Science Studio vol 004 - Topic: Reproduction & Art - Guest: Doug Chandler
Course - Group - Science Studio vol 004 - Topic: Reproduction & Art - Guest: Doug Chandler - Arizona State University > Science Studio > Science Studio vol 004 - Topic: Reproduction & Art - Guest: Doug Chandler
Ternary Self-Assembly of Ordered Metal Oxide-Graphene Nanocomposites for Electrochemical Energy Stor
Ternary Self-Assembly of Ordered Metal Oxide-Graphene Nanocomposites for Electrochemical Energy Storage