Preston Scott Cohen -- Architecture Lecture Series
February 25th | Timken Lecture Hall Michael Weinstock is director of research and development, and director of emergent technologies and design in the Graduate School of the Architectural Association, London, which won the 2008 ACADIA Award of Excellence for Innovative Academic Programs. Born in Germany, Weinstock lived as a child in the Far East and West Africa, then ran away to sea at age 17. He spent years on traditional wooden sailing ships and learned shipyard and shipbuilding skills. Wei
Triple Kidney Swap Participants Meet for First Time
Six patients involved in a triple kidney swap conducted at the University of Maryland Medical Center met for the first time on July 8, 2011. Each recipient originally came to the hospital with an intended donor: a spouse, a sibling and a church friend. However, when the blood and tissue typing revealed their intended donors were not a match, all three pairs entered UMMC's Paired Kidney Exchange (PKE) Program, which seeks to create swaps among incompatible pairs. The transplants took place on Jun
Religious Norms Conference Berkeley 2011: Panel 1
Opening Remarks and Panel 1: Heddy Riss-UCB, Olivier Roy-RSCAS, David Lieberman-UCB, Silvio Ferarri-U of Milan, Peter Danchin-U of Maryland http://rps.berkeley.edu/ http://igov.berkeley.edu/
Religious Norms Conference Berkeley 2011: Panel 3
The Challenge of Secularism in the Political and Religious Spheres in the Arab World: Belkacem Benzenine-NRCSCAA http://rps.berkeley.edu/ http://igov.berkeley.edu/
Garrison change of Command, July 8, 2011
The Carlisle Barracks Garrison Change of Command between Lt. Col. Janet Holliday and Lt. Col. William McDonough.
Progress Monitoring in Special Education
Building My Pyramid
Passive vs. Active Learning:Slideshow
These 24 slides show the difference between these two learning styles and give examples of how they work and how they are different. A good video to show teachers and have them look at their own plans to see which style they use and how it might be improved.
Earth Today 1998 Countdown
The ability to see Earth from space has forever changed our view of the planet. We are now able to look at the Earth as a whole, and observe how its atmosphere, oceans, land masses, and life interact as global systems. Earths atmosphere, hydrosphere, geosphere, and biosphere are dynamic, changing on timescales of days, minutes, or even seconds. Monitoring the Earth in near real time allows us to get an up to date picture of conditions on our planet. More SVS visualizations for the Earth Today ex
This reference list has a dozen kid-friendly books on a wide range of biodiversity topics. For each title, the author, publisher, and publication date are included along with a brief description of the book.
Life cycle of the Monarch butterfly
The life cycle of the Monarch butterfly consists of larva (caterpillar), pupa (chrysalis), and adult (butterfly).
Leaves with eat marks
Many insects have special biting and chewing mouthparts to eat plants and leave holes in the leaves. Not all predators eat animals. In fact, any plant or animal that preys on another is a predator.
History of Science: Printing press
The invention of the printing press allowed scientists to publish their works. Scientific research and topics could be distributed more efficiently and increased the interest in the sciences.
Lake Mead Shrinks!
Lake Mead reservoir is nestled between Arizona and Nevada and runs up to the Hoover Dam. The reservoir stores Colorado River water and supplies it to farms, homes and business in Southern Nevada, Arizona, southern California and northern Mexico. Scientists at NASA are releasing dramatic pictures of the dwindling water supplies in the drought-stricken western United States. According to the Bureau of Reclamation, the Colorado Basin is in its fourth year of drought and computer models project wate
Volcker: Common sense must prevail in U.S. debt debate
July 14 - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker says the risk of the U.S. defaulting on its debt obligations is real, but Washington will avert a default as common sense should prevail.
4.4.5 Measurable It is also useful to word your goal in a way that allows you to monitor progress towards your goal. Sometimes this is straightforward – you can ‘measure’ achievement directly. For example, you may be aiming to get a job and you can easily tell whether or not you have achieved this. Sometimes, though, with the ‘real world’ skills we have talked about in earlier sections, it is not so straightforward. How can you ‘measure’, for example, developments in your co
It is also useful to word your goal in a way that allows you to monitor progress towards your goal. Sometimes this is straightforward – you can ‘measure’ achievement directly. For example, you may be aiming to get a job and you can easily tell whether or not you have achieved this.
Sometimes, though, with the ‘real world’ skills we have talked about in earlier sections, it is not so straightforward. How can you ‘measure’, for example, developments in your co
Mt. Etna, Sicily (push in)
Mt. Etna erupts, and SeaWiFS captures it from space
Een moordzaak in Brugge
you can follow a radio play
Forum des lecteurs
Après ce chapitre, tu pourras écrire dans un journal à propos de ton expérience du travail de vacances.
Een inventaris invullen: L'état des lieux
Op het einde van deze les kun je een inventarislijst van een woning invullen.