Eric Weber Recipient of 2012 Frist Faculty Award.
Video by Mary Stanton.
Chem 131C (Spring 2012): The Chemical Potential
Spring Quarter 2012, Lecture 16 for Chem 131C recorded on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Items covered: the chemical potential.
Seguridad en Redes
El objetivo de la asignatura Seguridad en Redes es ofrecer a los alumnos del máster una panorámica introductoria de los principales algoritmos criptográficos. La corta duración de la asignatura exige una programación resumida y una planificación de la docencia y de las prácticas que permita al alumno comprender perfectamente los conceptos, verificar su utilidad y verificar su correcta asimilación. Para la elección de los contenidos, hemos buscado aquellos que mejor nos permitieran abord
Watch for Private Equity in 2013 to Mirror 2012
Private Equity held its own during 2012 in a volatile year for the world economy. Funding for the industry was up slightly, while the number of actual deals dropped a bit below 2011 levels and exits were down. With merger and acquisition activity down, there were fewer assets available. To gain more insight into how
A College Degree Does Not Make You a Million Dollars
It is becoming substantially less difficult these days to convince people that college is not a sure fire way to the good life. Even Paul Krugman has conceded that “it’s no longer true that having a
college degree guarantees that you’ll get a good job.” You can say that again:
It is becoming substantially less difficult these days to convince people that college is not a sure fire way to the good life. Even Paul Krugman has conceded that “it’s no longer true that having a college degree guarantees that you’ll get a good job.” You can say that again:
Speech from 2012 UM Senior Class President
Toran Dean, 2012 Senior Class President, addressed her fellow classmates at the University of Mississippi's morning commencement ceremony. Video by Mary Stanton.
Roger Wicker Delivers UM 2012 Commencement Address
U.S. Senator from Mississippi, Roger Wicker, delivered the Ole Miss Commencement Address to graduates on May 12. 2012 in a ceremony in the Grove. Video by Mary Stanton
Purdue Has A Top 10 Business Law Program
Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Purdue University as #8 in the United States for our undergraduate Business Law program. Areas of expertise include all aspects of employment, contract and international law. (May, 2012 ranking)
Purdue Professor on Greek Debt Crisis & the Euro
Economics Prof. David Hummels, Purdue University, shares insight into European debt crisis, specifically Greece.
UW 360 March 2012: Arctic Ice
Learn how UW scientists are studying the effects of global climate change in the Arctic. Watch the full episode online at http://www.uwtv.org/uw360/.
Breakwaters and Closure Dams
Course Description: Design and construction of breakwaters and closure dams in estuaries and rivers. Functional requirements, determination of boundary conditions, spatial and constructional design and construction aspects of breakwaters and dams consisting of rock, sand and caissons. Overview and history of breakwater and closure dam construction. The general design principles of a breakwater and a closure dam. Determination of boundary conditions for dams and breakwaters, with special attent
Workshop 3: Conceptual Thinking
In this workshop, the focus is on concept maps as tools for helping students learn. Joseph Novak, Professor of Biological Science, explains how students learn by assimilating new concepts into their already existing frameworks and takes a teacher step-by-step through the design and process of concept mapping. You will see concept maps being used in a variety of ways in m
Ancient tree ring data: today's megafires truly unusual
Today's mega forest fires of the southwestern U.S. are truly unusual and exceptional in the long-term record, suggests an unprecedented study that examined 1,500 years of ancient tree ring and fire data from two distinct climate periods. Study co-author and fire anthropologist Christopher I. Roos, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, describes the research and its implications. See www.smuresearch.com for the full story.
Ben Wellings: The politics of Great War commemoration
Dr Ben Wellings of the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences discusses issues of national commemoration, celebration and identity with Professor Laurence van Ypersele, Department of History, Catholic University of Louvain; Dr Matthew Graves, Centre for Research on the Anglophone World (LERMA), University of Provence (Aix-Marseilles) and Professor Jim MacAuley, Co-director of the Academy for British and Irish Studies, University of Huddersfield. The panel discussion was part of an ANU conferen
SFU's Open House - May 26th 2012
SFU's Open House is May 26, 2012. This video is a sneak preview of what you'll see at this interactive and educational showcase. More information: www.sfu.ca/openhouse
"Who Let the Letters Out?" Song by Dr. Jean
Dr. Jean's "Who Let the Letters Out?" with pictures for suggested gestures. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review the Alphabet letters and sounds in the early childhood classroom. (2:06)
Urban aquaponics in Milwaukee, U.S.A.
Exploration of one aquaponic farm in Milwaukee. One of the owners talk about the aquaponic system and the operations of this farm.
Dewey Knight Recipient of 2012 Frist Staff Award
Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs presented Dewey Knight with the 2012 Frist Staff Award at The University of Mississippi morning commencement ceremony. Video by Mary Stanton.
The Use of Smart Geometry in Islamic Patterns - Case Study: Mamluk Mosques
It is noted that architects need new and quick methods designing the historic architectural styles, as well as restoring the historical urban areas particularly the Islamic ones. These designs and restorations should adapt to the basics of the Islamic style used; general concept, module and features. Smart Geometry provides advanced design concepts and increases alternative variations. Parametric design softwares also add more rules and relations on the design process. Obviously, the Islamic mod