Engaging students in ethical debates
This case study outlines an investigation into the acceptance of a new pedagogical paradigm aiming to engage and inspire students in ethical and entrepreneurial activity
"DMC Upside": Sculpture Showcase
Del Mar College sculpture students presented their semester-long projects in an Open House event at the end of the fall semester. This segment of the "DMC Upside" television program was featured in the January 2012 edition, which airs on cable channel 19 in Corpus Christi.
Spring Wild Foods & Herbal Tonics: The Plant Whisper
Tim Walking Bear Goodblood "The Plant Whisperer", shares teachings about how to and where to harvest spring wild plant foods & medicine. this is the full movie and lasts 42 minutes.
Teaching Students to Work Together
Integrated curricula, team teaching, and technology tools have built up the academic achievement and self-esteem of these rural Louisiana middle school students are shown creating a car to show the results of an integrated lesson. A good overview of what an integrated unit could result in and its impact on students.
Mars -- Opportunity Rover Discoveries
The Mars rover Opportunity was supposed to last three months. It's now going on Nine Years. It's proved so durable that in 2011 it was essentially sent on a whole new mission. (03:01)
How To Play Checkers
This three-minute video explains how to play checkers and the various types of strategies. A good introduction.
How To Play Hangman
This short video provides insights into various methods of playing hangman. A good introduction.
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
Ryan Seacrest's Twin -- College of Charleston Senior Shaun Kraisman Appears on American Idol
College of Charleston senior Shaun Kraisman is looking forward to more than just graduation -- he can't wait for the "American Idol" season 11 finale. Kraisman, a communication major, is a doppleganger for the Fox show's host Ryan Seacrest and earned national airtime during the season premiere. Now he's hoping for an encore during the show's finale. Kraisman, who actually aspires to be a TV host, went to the show's tryouts in Charleston dressed in a black suit, much like what Seacrest wears. Hi
UM Biology Prof Discovers Once Thought Extinct Tortoise
From Galapagos.org: "Through a combination of cutting edge genetic research and time-tested field work, scientists have determined that a Galapagos Giant Tortoise species long thought to be extinct in the wild may still be living on the northern end of the island of Isabela, a few hundred kilometers from Floreana, their island of origin." UM Biology Professor Ryan Garrick talks about his role in the study. Video by Mary Stanton.
The decision process in the financial services industry
Munir Nanji is exploring how board members conceptualise independence and project objectivity in order to successfully govern. Findings have led to the next stage of his research, which will look more closely at Asian family-run boards from the Chair's perspective.
FROLIC ARCHITECTURE: A Performance by Susan Howe and David Grubbs - Woodberry Poetry Room
Poet and 2011 Bollingen Prizewinner Susan Howe and composer David Grubbs present "Frolic Architecture," a multidisciplinary performance that merges Howe's uncanny vocalizations with Grubb's ambient soundings. Sponsored by the Woodberry Poetry Room, Harvard University. Date: November 2, 2011 at Thompson Room, Barker Center.
Dance for a Chicken: The Cajun Mardi Gras
Cajun filmmaker Pat Mire gives us an inside look at the colorful, rural Cajun Mardi Gras. Every year before Lent begins, processions of masked and costumed revelers, often on horseback, go from house to house gathering ingredients for communal gumbos in communities across rural southwest Louisiana. The often-unruly participants in this ancient tradition play as beggars, fools, and thieves as they raid farmsteads and perform in exchange for charity or, in other words, "dance for a chicken."
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
Virtual Maths , Shapes Space and Measure, Theodolite survey formula
Theodolite survey, information, formula, and calculation
Is the atom fundamental?
Students are introduced to the idea of classifying atoms into families according to their chemical properties. On this page of a tutorial on particle physics, students discover that these atoms are made out of even smaller particles. Students compare a model of an atom from the year 1900 with a modern view of an atom. Experimentation shows that these atoms have a small, dense nucleus with a positive charge surrounded by a negative cloud of electrons. Students are presented with a riddle asking w
Equivalent fractions finder
Users are shown a fraction displayed in an area model and on a number line. They must visually represent two unique fractions that are equivalent to the given fraction. The fractional value is shown on a number line after they check to see if their fraction is correct.
student 2 RA1 Rachel
student 2 RA1 Rachel.
Example video of tutor feedback: student 8 RA2 Rachel
Example video of tutor feedback: student 8 RA2 Rachel.
Catholic Mass - 1/29/2012 (Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time)
Duke Catholic Center's Celebration of the Eucharist Fr. Michael Martin, OFM, presiding Fr. Rick Riccioli, OFM, visiting priest, preaching Jordan Differding, assisting in the homily http://catholic.duke.edu Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Service begins @ 9:51 Homily begins @ 27:34 Scripture: First Reading: Deuteronomy 18:15-20 Psalm 95: If Today You Hear God's Voice (89) Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 7:32-35 Gospel: Mark 1:21-28 Hymns (from the the Gather hymnal, ©1994): Processional Hymn: