Summary of business headlines: U.S. retail sales rose less than expected in December, but shine in 2010; Consumer prices tame ex-food and energy; Profits jump at JP Morgan Chase.
Pierre Corneille: Biographie, "Le Cid" I
(1. Vorlesung vom 14.04.1997)
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
The physics of solar cells
PD Dr. Thomas Wellens (Universität Freiburg)
Play paramecium video games
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/01/play-pacman-pinball-and-pong-with-a-paramecium.html New video games require you to control living paramecia
The writing of inspiration
http://concordia.ca/talks Man Booker International Prize-nominated writer Josip Novakovich, professor in the Department of English, and two-time Booker Prize-winning author Peter Carey share how leaving one's native continent can influence your writing.
Dolly the Sheep
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoons to help explain what cloning is and how scientist cloned a six year old sheep in 1996. Run time 02:52.
JFK50 The Brotherhood of Ted and John — Susan Milligan
Author and journalist Susan Milligan recalls time spent in Ted Kennedy's office and how he spoke of his brother.
JFK50 His Legacy Resonates Today — Hannah Peaker
Kennedy Scholar at HKS Hannah Peaker on the story of JFK passed down the generations and comparisons today.
Martin Luther King Day Celebration
Today's young Americans must combine their technological savvy with a commitment to environmental sustainability to help achieve Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream of a just society, keynote speaker Van Jones told the audience at Princeton University's annual King Day ceremony. This year's event focused on exploring the environmental impact of Hurricane Katrina and the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf Coast region, in the context of King's vision for equality and his concern for the poor
Identify electrical units to be reconnected
In this task you will need to Identify electrical units to be reconnected and where.
Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines: Learners guide
Learners guide. This is the learners guide for Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines.
Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines: Trainers guide
Trainers guide. This is the trainers guide for Integrated Pest Management in Grapevines.
Measuring performance and Usability
In this project the learner will have to measure performance and usability of a site they've created and create a report based on those findings. The learner is situated in a fictitious company (Arachnoid Web Services) having commenced work as a Junior Web Designer.
Cleaning and disinfecting equipment
Cleaning and disinfecting of instruments and equipment in health care settings. Choosing the right disinfection (thermal or chemical) for critical, semi-critical and non-critical body sites.
Calculate length, perimeter, area and volume
Accuracy is critical because manufactured parts must fit and do exactly what they are designed to do, eg, a piston must fit exactly into the cylinder bore for an engine to work properly. It is important that all drawing measurements are accurate. To work out the perimeter, circumference, area and volume of the components, a range of calculations will be required.
Direct and control traffic - Prepare to direct and control traffic
Students prepare themselves and their equipment for a traffic control assignment.
Protect valuables in transit - Escort valuables
This is the task for escort valuables. Students read their assignment brief and take part in a role-play to escort valuables from one place to another.
Protect valuables in transit - Complete escort of
This is the task for complete escort of valuables. Students complete paperwork necessary for completing an assignment where they deliver valuables.