Vanuatu school appeals for books
A Vanuatu school devastated by Cyclone Pam appeals for replacemement textbooks. Paul Chapman reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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 maintained its reput
Bangladesh oil spill sparks wildlife fears
Thousands of litres of oil spill from a damaged ship near an environmentally sensitive wildlife sanctuary in Bangladesh. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
Fall 2011 Welcome from U-M President Mary Sue Coleman
Fall 2011 welcome message from U-M President Mary Sue Coleman.
Luke Menand - The Writer's Perspective
Writing Books for Readers Beyond Academe Harvard University Faculty Development & Diversity In the world of writing and publishing, "academic" is too often shorthand for -- as one editor puts it -- "lifeless prose, cumbersome to read, filled with unnecessary complication, often disdainful and stridently obscure in style and tone." This session is intended for faculty members who aspire to write for the general educated reader, and those seeking advice on how to engage trade publishers and age
Brand Management Class
A newer field of study, brand management is an exciting, challenging course that allows students to learn by doing.
Don't Be That Way: UR Jazz Ensemble On Tour in Spain
The University of Richmond's Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Mike Davison, performed "Don't Be That Way" in Seville, Spain. For more about this tour and the UR Jazz Ensemble, visit http://music.richmond.edu/on-tour.
Going to Work For Ford
Hired before his last semester! Living a dream.
Transporting Toward an Equitable Community
Professional Development WLU
1.2 Exponents and Order of Operations
Early Civilizations in India
This three minute video provides an overview of Buddha and the movement that he started. A lot of information is provided and main points made.
Leadership and Management- Tutorials
Ian Woodruff and Rod McCrohan presentation on The 1:1:1 Delivery model as trialled in the Leadership and Management program BUSM 3120. Date:15.12.2010
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
Nature by Design - Innovation at Harvard
What can termites teach us about building complex computer systems? Radhika Nagpal, Thomas D. Cabot Associate Professor of Computer Science, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, explores the power of robust collective systems in nature—used by bees, fish, and even termites—and applies these principles to the design of robots and computer networks.
Preview of First Annual ANDkids World Film Festival 2009
Presented by Notre Dame's DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, the ANDkids World Film Festival will take place July 23 to 25, featuring live action and animated features, shorts, repertory classics, documentaries and outdoor screenings. Showcasing the best in culturally diverse cinema for children, the festival will reach children of all ages with inspiring, multi-cultural messages, diverse stories and intellectually stimulating activities. Learn More: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center: http://per
Faculty conversations: Joseph Krajcik
Joseph Krajcik, director of CREATE for STEM, talks about the importance of improving the teaching and learning in mathematics and science from kindergarten to higher education. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/faculty-conversations-joseph-krajcik/
Authors@Google: Anne Rice
Anne Rice is the high mistress of contemporary gothic fiction, best known for her Vampire Chronicles series and its unforgettable anti-hero, the vampire Lestat. Here she joins Authors@Google and Google Play in a Q&A about her latest novel, "The Wolf Gift," in which she reinvents the werewolf myth and imagines a man turned beast who's both enthralled and terrified by his transformation. Be sure to grab a digital copy of "The Wolf Gift" Google Play: US Store: http://goo.gl/8F8r3 CA Store: http:/
Otis Visiting Designer: Jean Francois Porchez
Jean François Porchez is a French type designer. He was president of ATypI (Association Typographique Internationale), the leading organisation of type designers from 2004 to 2007. He is probably best known for releasing the new typefaces for Le Monde, the French evening newspaper in 1994. He has designed custom typefaces for customers such as Beyoncé Knowles, Costa Crocieres, France Télécom, Peugeot, RATP (Public Transport in Paris), and distributes his retail typefaces internationally via
Otis Visiting Designer: Ryder Ripps
Ryder Ripps is American, born July 7, 1986. In 2009, Ripps established InternetArchaeology.org in an attempt to archive and present some content from GeoCities upon Yahoo!'s closure of the site. In November 2009, Ripps co-founded the surfing club Dump.fm along with Tim Baker of Delicious (website) and Scott Ostler. The site allows real-time communication and collaboration using images. Ripps called it "an iteration of both the chat room and the image board, as it uses pictures to create convers