CMU at the 2014 Tony Awards
Highlights of Carnegie Mellon University at the Tony Awards on June 8, 2014, including alumni nominees, presenters and performers, and the announcement of the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education co-created by CMU and the Tonys. Carnegie Mellon University is the exclusive higher education partner of the Tony Awards. As part of the collaboration, the two organizations launched the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education, the first national recognition program to honor kinderga
21L.481 Victorian Literature and Culture (MIT)
The course covers British literature and culture during Queen Victoria's long reign, 1837-1901. This was the brilliant age of Charles Dickens, the Brontës, Lewis Carroll, George Eliot, Robert Browning, Oscar Wilde, Arthur Conan Doyle, Rudyard Kipling, Alfred, Lord Tennyson – and many others. It was also the age of urbanization, steam power, class conflict, Darwin, religious crisis, imperial expansion, information explosion, bureaucratization – and much more.
Creatividad en Educación
Ponencia (formato TED) para las Escuelas de Verano 2014 de Escuelas Católicas
11.307 Beijing Urban Design Studio (MIT)
This is the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Urban Design Studio, which is a joint program between the MIT and Tsinghua University Schools of Architecture and Planning. The goal of the studio is to foster international cooperation through the undertaking of a joint urban design and planning initiative in the city of Beijing involving important, often controversial, sites and projects. Since 1995, almost 250 MIT and Tsinghua University students and faculty have participated in this annual studio,
Hap by Thomas Hardy (read by Tom O'Bedlam)
The language is archaic. Here it is in colloquial form. Hap means luck or fortune. "If some god told me that he caused my misfortunes for his own amusement, then that would bring me some relief. At least I'd know that I'd done nothing to deserve my misery. But I know this isn't true. It just happens that my pleasure has led to pain and my hopes were unfulfilled. It's a matter of lucky and I was unlucky. I might have had a life of happiness instead." In Hardy's day the church was an im
Real-time co-authoring for Office Online across Windows, iOS and Android | The Garage Series for Off The second of our six-part show special on location from New Orleans where hosts Jeremy Chapman and Amanda Lefebvre take early look at Office experiences in Office Online. We walk you through real-time co-authoring beyond pure text editing across Word, PowerPoint and at a cell level in Excel, as well as net new capabilities previously only available on the desktop. Watch too as we challenge a local New Orleans band, Remedy Krewe, to compose a blues song real-time as they work togeth
The second of our six-part show special on location from New Orleans where hosts Jeremy Chapman and Amanda Lefebvre take early look at Office experiences in Office Online. We walk you through real-time co-authoring beyond pure text editing across Word, PowerPoint and at a cell level in Excel, as well as net new capabilities previously only available on the desktop. Watch too as we challenge a local New Orleans band, Remedy Krewe, to compose a blues song real-time as they work togeth
Guide to the George P. Firth Collection on the Office and Professional Employees International Union
George P. Firth, a Pittsburgh resident, was a representative of the Office and Professional Employees International Union during the 1960's through the mid 1970's. Firth represented unions in various Mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states. The collection contains organizational records, publications, news clippings, and leaflets that Firth produced and collected as result of his affiliation with the Office and Professional Employees International Union.
Guide to the Records of the Pittsburgh Club, 1879-1988
The Pittsburgh Club began in 1879 as a social club for businessmen in downtown Pittsburgh. This collection consists of several volumes of minutes taken from meetings, scrapbooks, club artifacts, and photographs.
Guide to the Papers of K. Leroy Irvis, 1946-1995
The Papers of K. Leroy Irvis document the life of one of Pennsylvania's prominent politicians. Among his achievements, Irvis was elected Speaker of the House in 1977, the only African-American to hold the position in the United States at that time. The collection contains a wide variety of material, including correspondence, legislative material, interviews, photographs, publications, and campaign literature.
Divided Nations: Why global governance is failing and what we can do about it? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Ian Goldin | The growing gap between global problems and solutions reflects a crisis in global governance. Professor Ian Goldin will present ideas from his latest book, Divided Nations: Why Global Governance is Failing and What can be done about it? Ian will focus on the financial crisis, the internet, pandemics, migration and climate change to highlight the need for urgent global action and provide proposals as to what is to be done. Professor Ian Goldin is director of the
Tellmaps : Maatschappelijke statistische gegevens Aan de hand van dit leermiddel kunnen leerlingen statistische gegevens vinden over mondiale, maatschappelijke onderwerpen. 'Tellmaps' visualiseert de gegevens met verschillende kaarten, cartogrammen, grafieken en rankings en geeft een …
Aan de hand van dit leermiddel kunnen leerlingen statistische gegevens vinden over mondiale, maatschappelijke onderwerpen.
'Tellmaps' visualiseert de gegevens met verschillende kaarten, cartogrammen, grafieken en rankings en geeft een …
Guide to the William H. Coleman Papers, 1906-1942
The Papers of William H. Coleman contain materials from his time spent as Mayor of McKeesport, Republican Congressman, and Republican Chairman of Allegheny County for the period of 1906-1942.
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
Detection of an endogenous serine protease, inhibition of exterior serine proteases and a novel micr
Serine Proteases are a class of proteolytic enzymes whose catalytic mechanism is based on an active-serine reside. 4-(2-Aminoethyl)-benzene sulfonyl fluoride (AEBSF) forms a covalent bond with the active serine residue in serine proteases. Alpha-Thrombin, a serine protease, activated platelet aggregation was completely inhibited by AEBSF, as expected. Platelet aggregations that were activated by non-proteolytic agonists, activating agents that do not contain an active serine residue for AEBSF to
Using Lines of Latitude and Longitude
This video reviews longitude, latitude, equator, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Arctic Circle, and Greenwich Meridian. There is no commentary but uses maps and visual descriptions. A musical score plays throughout video. It would be very helpful for a teacher to pause the video and explain the map. Running Time says over 5 minutes but it really only plays for about 2:44.
Turnaround: Third World lessons for First World growth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Peter Blair Henry | Thirty years ago, China seemed hopelessly mired in poverty, Mexico triggered the Third World Debt Crisis, and Brazil suffered under hyperinflation. Since then, these and other developing countries have turned themselves around, while First World nations, battered by crises, depend more than ever on sustained growth in emerging markets. In Turnaround, economist Peter Blair Henry argues that the secret to emerging countries’ success (and ours) is discipline—sust
Periclean Award for Civic Engagement and Social Responsibility: Alexa Darby
Alexa Darby serves as the academic coordinator for the Civic Engagement Scholars Program. She was the 2006-07 Service-Learning Faculty Scholar and the 2009-10 Service-Learning Research Scholar. Darby is the 12th recipient of the Periclean Award for Civic Engagement and Social Responsibility, which is given each year to a member of Elon's faculty or staff whose community service exemplifies the ideals of Project Pericles.
"The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday: Unexpected Encounters in t
A talk by New York Times journalist Neil MacFarquhar. His book, "The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday" reveals a cross-section of unsung, dynamic men and women pioneering political and social change. There is the Kuwaiti sex therapist in a leather suit with matching red headscarf, and the Syrian engineer advocatin
Crowds rejoice after two popes turn saints
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Crowds at the Vatican react to the unprecedented double canonization of Popes John XXIII and John Paul II. Gavino Garay 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 internati