Your Home Away From Home: Study at UGA-CAES
Text-only transcript: http://www.caes.uga.edu/global/media/texttranscript.cfm?vid=KoBNOSZOdHs Student Life: http://students.caes.uga.edu/studentlife/index.cfm Graduates from the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at UGA have many job opportunities in the state of Georgia and around the world. --- David Martin Descriptive Text for Video [ Music ] The scene opens with David Martin standing in front of the Ramsey Student Center on East Campus (Athens, GA) talking about his majo
Spring 2011 Commencement: COAL, COE, CHPA and Global Studies graduates
Graduates in the College of Arts and Letters, College of Education, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, and Global Studies majors collect their diplomas during the Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony.
Office Hours - Tom Rankin: An Insider's Look at Full Frame
Tom Rankin, director of Duke's Center for Documentary Studies, previews films of the 2011 Full Frame documentary film festival during a live '"Office Hours" webcast interview on April 15, 2011.
Bryan Henn Undergraduate Profile
One in a series of eight video profiles highlighting undergraduate students at Georgia Tech for the 2011 admissions website. Copyright 2011 Georgia Institute of Technology Produced by Rob Felt, Mark DeLong, Justin Rent and Christine Brazill
Electric Vehicles and the Grid
Consumer adoption of Electric Vehicles (EV's) and Plug-in Hybrid EV's (PHEV's) in the United States is anticipated to be significant and rapid. In fact, some prognosticators compare it to the roll-out of air conditioning. While possibly overstated in terms of scale, nevertheless, the use of EV's and PHEV's will affect utilization of the Grid. What potential challenges and opportunities exist for power demand, two-way power flows and power management?
Kermit Helps Households Manage Their Internet Speed
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed Kermit, an easy-to-use tool that can not only can tell you who's using the Internet, whether it's through a desktop or mobile device, but can also limit the speed of various users. Check out the full story: http://www.digitallounge.gatech.edu/digitallife/index.html?nid=66057 Video credit: David Terraso, Rob Felt
A Tiltable Head Could Improve Robot Navigation of Disaster Debris
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology recently built a robot that can penetrate and "swim" through granular material. In a new study, they show that varying the shape or adjusting the inclination of the robot's head affects the robot's movement in complex environments. Abby Robinson, Research News and Publications
UM Commencement 2011
This time-lapse sequence begins early in the morning of Tuesday, May 10th and documents all of the preparation that goes into making Commencement in the Ole Miss Grove a success.
Pirates of the Caribbean: What have they brought us? What does it mean?
On May 20, Disney will release "On Stranger Tides," the fourth film in its highly successful "Pirates..." series. The films aren't just escapist entertainment. In this lecture, Roger Rouse, Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of History, presents his argument that the films actually hijack complex histories of rebel piracy to incite conformity to corporate visions of life, labor and the world at large. This talk offers resources for engaging the new film, pushing past the limiting
Inside Rethink 2011: Spoon's Jim Eno on Artist Diversification
Berkleemusic talks with producer and artist Jim Eno (Spoon) behind the scenes at the Rethink Music conference in Boston. Jim was fresh from his panel on "Creativity changes -- Fostering art in a world of technology" and shares his thoughts on artist diversification. Jim Eno is a producer and recording engineer, based in Austin. He owns and operates Public Hi-Fi studios, and has worked with bands such as Black Joe Lewis, the Heartless Bastards, Will Johnson from Centromatic, Gayngs, and John Van
Interview with Ramiro Garces, VP, Human Resource with Kimberly-Clark. Mr. Garces speaks passionately about the ties between Krannert School of Management and Purdue University, and private sector companies like Kimberly-Clark.
SMU 96th Commencement Address--Senator John Cornyn
SMU holds its 96th annual Commencement ceremony with U.S. Sen. John Cornyn as the featured speaker.
Darden Graduation 2011 Faculty Marshalls and MBA Speaker Announced
The Faculty Marshalls and MBA Class of 2011 Speaker for Darden's Commencement ceremony on May 22, 2011 were announced to the community during a special First Coffee event.
Grant - 60 Second Impressions, Sutton Trust Summer Schools
The Sutton Trust Summer Schools are subject-specific residential courses for Year 12 students from UK state-maintained schools, which aim to provide an insight into life as a first-year undergraduate studying at the University of Cambridge. Archaeology & Anthropology, Medicine, Modern & Medieval Languages and Physics... these are just a few of the subjects which prospective students can sample at the Sutton Trust Summer Schools in Cambridge. In this 1 minute film, Grant, a student on the Law Su
Northeastern Commencement 2011: President Joseph E. Aoun
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Gates, Cook, Redd offer WSU grads words of encouragement, challenge
--Selected Sections of Commencement Speech-- Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates issued a ringing call to public service in addressing Washington State University graduates at the second of three Commencement ceremonies held at the Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum on the university's Pullman campus Saturday. Click here for more about commencement: http://wsunews.wsu.edu/pages/publications.asp?Action=Detail&PublicationID=26074&TypeID=25
Elyse Parker: Active Transportation in Toronto
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USAWC honors local educators
Quarters One, home of Maj. Gen. Gregg Martin, Army War College commandant, served as the backdrop for the Excellence in Education Reception, which honored top educators from Carlisle, Big Spring, Cumberland Valley, Mechanicsburg and South Middleton school districtsfor their support to military school kids. For more visit http://www.carlisle.army.mil/banner/article.cfm?id=1994
Papola on the Keynes Hayek Rap Videos
John Papola of Emergent Order talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about their collaboration creating rap videos based on the ideas of John Maynard Keynes and F. A. Hayek. Their first was "Fear the Boom and Bust" which was released January 25, 2010. This past week they released "Fight of the Century." The latest video discusses the overarching differences between the philosophies of Keynes and Hayek and their views on whether government spending promotes recovery from an economic downturn and w