Episode 62: Please Explain: Islamic Banking
Prof Abdullah Saeed explains the concepts, history and modern-day practice of banking and finance according to Islamic law. With host Jacky Angus.
Students learn the history of the waterwheel and common uses for water turbines today. They explore kinetic energy by creating their own experimental waterwheel from a two-liter plastic bottle. They investigate the transformations of energy involved in turning the blades of a hydro-turbine into work, and experiment with how weight affects the rotational rate of the waterwheel. Students also discuss and explore the characteristics of hydroelectric plants.
Global Retailing Conference 2011 - Jesse Curlee, Jeff Elder, Claudio Del Vecchio
Branding Luxury through Retailer and Production Innovation - Jesse W. Curlee, President, Supima. Jesse W. Curlee graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in marketing. Jesse joined Supima headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona in October of 1979 and was named President in 1981. Supima promotes American Pima cotton in the U.S. and abroad and licenses the name and trademark worldwide to textile/apparel manufacturers and retailers. Supima's headquarters are in Phoenix, but also has offices in N
Episode 87: The Fractaled Page: Poets on Poetry
Poets Kevin Brophy and Alex Skovron read from their works, and discuss poetry's power, inspiration and importance to human experience. With host Jennifer Cook.
"Special Topics at Edgerton Center: D-Lab Health: Medical Technologies for the Developing World, Spr
" D-Lab Health provides multi-disciplinary approach to global health technology design via guest lectures and a major project based on fieldwork. We will explore the current state of global health challenges and learn how design medical technologies that address those problems. Students may travel to Nicaragua during spring break and work with health professionals, using medical technology design kits to gain field experience for their device challenge. As a final class deliverable, you will cre
U.S., China: Let's make a deal!
Summary of business headlines: U.S., China announce $45 billion in trade deals; American Express, Goldman Sachs earnings fall short; Housing starts remain challenged; Wall Street falls after lackluster earnings.
More about Paired Kidney Exchange
In this video, UMMC's director of kidney transplantation Dr. Matthew Cooper provides an overview of our Paired Kidney Exchange Program, one of the few PKE programs in the nation. Dr. Cooper discusses the advances that have been made in living kidney donation through this program, and how this will significantly increase the number of transplants performed at the Medical Center.
Paired Kidney Exchange Program
Scarless Single Incision Kidney
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