Lecture 15 - 11/16/2010
Alzheimer’s Disease: Realizing the Promise of Molecular Medicine
In 1906, when Alois Alzheimer first described the disease that bears his name, it was a rarity; life expectancy in the US was around 50 years, and few people lived long enough to develop Alzheimer’s disease (AD). But as life expectancies have risen around the world, AD has become vastly more prevalent, and it is now one of the m
5.2.2 Opening up ideas: analysing the question
Writing reports and assignments can be a daunting prospect. This unit is designed to help you develop the skills you need to write effectively for academic purposes. You will learn how to interpret questions and how to plan, structure and write your assignment or report.
Geneva Overholser: What Matters to Me and Why
Geneva Overholser, a professor and director of USC Annenberg's School of Journalism, addresses the topic "What Matters to Me and Why" on Nov. 3, 2010. From 1988 to 1995, Overholser was editor of "The Des Moines Register," where she led the paper to a Pulitzer Prize for public service. She has been ombudsman of "The Washington Post," a member of the editorial board of "The New York Times," a syndicated columnist for "The Washington Post" Writers Group, and a reporter for the "Colorado Springs Su
USC Occupational Therapy: Hear from Our Faculty
Faculty of USC's Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy discuss our students, our programs and the profession of occupational therapy. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy: http://ot.usc.edu/
Process of Content Submission to MedEdPORTAL
<p>MedEdPORTAL is a free peer-reviewed publication service and repository for medical and oral health teaching materials, assessment tools, and faculty development resources. All copyright and patient<br /> privacy issues are addressed during the submission process so users around the globe can download and utilize any and all of the published resources for educational purposes without legal infringements. Any medical or dental educator or learner may submit materials to be considere
Turkey shoots down Syrian plane
Turkey's armed forces shoot down a Syrian plane after it crosses into Turkish airspace. Gavino Garay reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation fo
7.3 Systematic approaches
Diagrams, mind-maps, tables, graphs, time lines, flow charts, sequence diagrams, decision trees: all can be used to organise thought. This unit will introduce you to a variety of thinking skills. Asking and answering questions is at the heart of high-quality thinking. Questions naturally arise from the desire to know and learn about things and may be the starting point for a journey of understanding.
France uncorks lastest Beaujolais
Wine enthusiasts around France celebrate the latest round of Beaujolais Nouveau wine, released every year on the third Thursday of November.
Rashanda Chandler ELA 8th grade
Improving Literacy of Low-Achieving Pupils (March 2001)
A report on a project to devise teaching strategies to improve the literacy of low-achieving pupils at Key Stage 2
Fighting Fake Online Reviews
Elixir Interactive CEO Fionn Downhill talks Nov. 17, 2010, at Thunderbird School of Global Management about building and managing online reputation. http://www.thunderbird.edu/knowledge
lo spazio dei musei
Il museo è il luogo dove il tempo si “accumula”, insieme luogo di tutti i tempi e, in progetto, fuori dal tempo, perché gli elementi in esso raccolti (in tempi eterocliti) sono le gettanti di una determinata weltanschauung, memoria fondativa da trasmettere alle generazioni future e quindi, teoricamente, permanenti (tempo eterno).,The museum is the place where the time is “accumulated", but, also, place of every time and, in project, out of the time, because his elements (accumulated in
How to Build a Simple Electric Motor
See the step-by-step process of building a simple cardboard motor - with a nail, wire, cardboard, and magnets. Run time 07:44.
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONT
L’ARTE AMBIENTALE DALLA RICOSTRUZIONE FUTURISTA DELL’UNIVERSO ALLE INSTALLAZIONI ESPOSITIVE CONTEMPORANEE,Istituzione universitaria di primo livello (ciclo I) per la formazione degli insegnanti e/o dei formatori,Progettare,Illustrare,Padroneggiare,Alta formazione universitaria (secondo e terzo livello),Ente ministeriale a supporto dell'innovazione e della valutazione del sistema educativo/formativo,Storia dell'arte,Misto (blended),Interazione con il contenuto,Guidato,Lesson plan (Piano per u
E-Center TV - November 22, 2010
A big update for the short week leading up to Thanksgiving!
TIPSHEET: Expert on surveillance can comment on National Opt-Out Day
Torin Monahan, associate professor of human and organizational development and medicine at Vanderbilt University, is available to discuss how and why resistance to surveillance is on the rise in the United States and ways in which surveillance has developed in recent years.