Daisy Zamora reads "Mother's Day"
Filmed at the Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival, this video features Daisy Zamora reading her poem Mother's Day. The video is narrated by Garrison Keillor.
Nixon Telephones Armstrong on the Moon
This is a composite photo from NASA of President Richard M. Nixon as he telephoned "Tranquility Base" and astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin.
Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
2014 Tommie Award -- Brandon Miranda
Brandon Miranda, a senior double major in political science and Catholic studies, was voted the recipient of the 2014 Tommie Award. The Tommie Award is presented each spring semester to a University of St. Thomas senior who, according to St. Thomas students, faculty and staff, best represents the ideals of St. Thomas Aquinas through scholarship, leaderships and campus involvement.
In this unit we turn to the nature of the arts and humanities themselves, and look at the main processes involved in studying them. Broadly, when you study the arts and humanities you study aspects of culture. You explore people's ideas and beliefs, their cultural practices and the objects they have made. Human history is criss-crossed with the traces of people who did, said and made things and these people were to some extent aware of what they were doing. So all
In this unit we turn to the nature of the arts and humanities themselves, and look at the main processes involved in studying them.
Broadly, when you study the arts and humanities you study aspects of culture. You explore people's ideas and beliefs, their cultural practices and the objects they have made. Human history is criss-crossed with the traces of people who did, said and made things and these people were to some extent aware of what they were doing. So all
Super Heroes Fight Grime at Diamond Children's
Superman, Batman and Spiderman all stopped by Diamond Children's to fight the good fight against window grime and visit with patients and families. In addition to watching the superheroes wash windows, patients donned their own hero capes, made crafts, had super snacks and took photos in a super hero themed photo booth.
Pottery How to Guide (pt 7)
A How to Guide to Pottery. In this video ceramic pottery is shown and different types of pottery are discussed. This piece used mid-fired red clay. Just like there are different types of wood there are different types of clay that can be used.
Susan Rogers - Music Cognition Clinic
Susan Rogers is an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the director of the Berklee Music Perception and Cognition Laboratory. Susan is the author and instructor of Music Cognition for Berklee Online. Music cognition explores the mental processes underlying musical behaviors and how emotion, environment, cognitive capacity, personality, individual differences, and other factors influence how we perceive music. Learn more at: http://online.berklee.edu/courses/music-cognition?pi
Wollaton Library collection
This website describes the Wollaton collection at the University of Nottingham, and the Heritage Lottery Fund and AHRC funded work to conserve, catalogue and provide access to and raise awareness of this important manuscript collection. The collection comprises "a rare and significant corpus of medieval textual and material artefacts", which once formed part of the Willoughby family's collections at Wollaton Hall, Nottingham. The collections significant is found in ten medieval manuscripts "whic
Rabo art collection
Dedicated to conserving Dutch cultural heritage, the Netherlands bank Rabo has provided this website on their art collecting policy. As well as a general overview for each section, this site provides information on each of the artists represented in their collection - although some information is only available in the Dutch language. This site also provides information on art projects that they sponsor, as well as details about their loans policy. An online virtual tour of their collections c
Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
A smash hit at the 2002 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Roksonaki pioneered the creation of a unique sound that integrates ancient Kazakh instrumentation with contemporary rock and jazz using motifs drawn from Eurasia's indigenous religious traditions. This tour gives lucky audiences an opportunity to learn about Central Asian culture directly from the s
Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
A close-up view of Nobel Prize Chemistry winner Eric Betzig
Dr. Eric Betzig is one of three recipients of this years Nobel Prize for Chemistry. In 2011, he showed Reuters what his team at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute calls the "Bessel beam plane illumination microscope." Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
QTC Chapel Service 10 September 2013 - 1 Kings 17
Gary Millar Chapel sermon
Peer review: a guide for researchers
Peer review: a guide for researchers was produced by RIN (the Research Information Network) and published in March 2010. It provides researchers with an understanding of how peer review works and highlights some of the issues surround the current debates about the peer review process. It is available as a PDF download of some 16 pages.
Onrust in het Midden-Oosten : Naar school in het Midden-Oosten Elk jaar gaan we op 1 september terug naar school. In België klinkt dit vanzelfsprekend, maar voor Rawan, Madu en Nur is dit niet het geval. Zij wonen in het Midden-Oosten, in gebieden waar er conflicten zijn. Daarom is het niet …
Elk jaar gaan we op 1 september terug naar school. In België klinkt dit vanzelfsprekend, maar voor Rawan, Madu en Nur is dit niet het geval. Zij wonen in het Midden-Oosten, in gebieden waar er conflicten zijn. Daarom is het niet …
Roadies goes expediteur Weten jouw leerlingen al wat ze later willen worden? Of wat ze zeker niet willen doen? Om hen wegwijs te maken in de wereld van de jobs hebben Klasse en de VDAB via de campagne Roadies diverse beroepen in beeld …
Weten jouw leerlingen al wat ze later willen worden? Of wat ze zeker niet willen doen? Om hen wegwijs te maken in de wereld van de jobs hebben Klasse en de VDAB via de campagne Roadies diverse beroepen in beeld …