The Hidden Skills of the Well-Travelled
The strength and skills developed by a global cosmopolitan lifestyle can, if identified and used correctly, provide a significant competitive advantage in any marketplace. Employers should seek to unearth them.
Toi Derricotte reads "Blackbottom"
Filmed at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, this video features
Toi Derricotte reading "Blackbottom." The video is narrated by Garrison Keillor.
Six Poems: A Visual Presentation
There are six videos on this site and each one has actors and/or dancers "illustrating" the imagery of the poems. These videos would be best if used as an idea for students to create similar poems and videos that illustrate them. The students could also listen to the poems and write down phrases that they felt were interesting to them.
The Highwayman Recited by Ann of Green Gables
A video clip of A young Miss Shirley recites the poem by Alfred Noyes "The Highwayman." (2:26)
Spoken Word Poetry by Sarah Kay
"If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she's gonna call me Point B ... " began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that inspired two standing ovations at TED2011. She tells the story of her metamorphosis -- from a wide-eyed teenager soaking in verse at New York's Bowery Poetry Club to a teacher connecting kids with the power of self-expression through Project V.O.I.C.E. -- and gives two breathtaking performances of "B" and "Hiroshima."
A performing poet since she was 14 yea
Engineer plans 6,000 mile trip on solar-powered tuk-tuk
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe An Indian electrical engineer plans a 6,000-mile odyssey on his customized solar powered tuk-tuk all the way to London to promote the idea of environmentally friendly travel. Jim Drury reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation Video
Video of excavation in progress, (for use with excavation quizzes 1 and 2) or your own purposes
Coleman lecture 4 part A
By: icamvideo boulder summer school 2014 videos
Virtual Maths, Brick Density - Water Displacement method
Presentation explaining how to calculate the density of a brick using water displacement method.
Research methodologies for evaluating enterprise education: a tale of a study.
This paper reports on the experience of the researchers in designing and applying a research approach for evaluating a project using a longitudinal design
Estimating human population health impacts in a 4 degree world
Second presentation of session 6 (Vulnerable people and places 2) of the 4 Degrees international climate conference.
District of Literature Festival - Morning Session
A day-long celebration reflecting DC's literary past, present, and future (morning session). Speakers included Dolores Kendrick, A.B. Spellman, Tony Medina and Shakeema Smalls. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6261
Acclaimed artist Jim Dine donates collection to Museum of Art/WSU
PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University's Museum of Art announced today that it received an unprecedented gift of more than 200 fine art prints from internationally acclaimed artist Jim Dine. The gift—valued at nearly $2 million—creates the largest permanent collection of Dine prints at a university in the world. For more about this story, click here: https://news.wsu.edu/2014/06/10/acclaimed-artist-jim-dine-donates-collection-to-museum-of-artwsu/#.U5aOg5RdUto
Inca- Time Life (V)
Primarily covers Moche (pre-Incan) civilization including Temple of the Sun, pottery, human sacrifice, canals for irrigation, and footage of reed boats. (Caution: reference to "exotic sexual practices" during pottery display.) Also deals with grave robbers.
Dsp00108-Averaging Time Series
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Prof. Baldwin begins with a discussion of averaging time series, and ends with a discussion of spectral resolution, covering several related topics in between.
Putin, Ukraine leader break ice at D-Day event
June 6 - The leaders of Russia and Ukraine hold first talks Friday since Moscow annexed Crimea, discussing ways to end their conflict in a brief encounter. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and in
Get a Grip: Cell Biomechanics in Cardiovascular Health
Our cardiovascular system depends on active cells that stretch, contract and twitch to keep our bodies healthy. These cells create blood clots when we have an injury to prevent blood loss and help pump blood through our bodies during exercise. By studying the biomechanics of these cells, mechanical engineers and physicians at the UW are finding lifesaving solutions that improve blood clotting to help us heal from traumatic injuries. Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Nate Sniadecki and B
First video to show "black box" at Ukraine crash site
Video shows flight data recorder being recovered from crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintai