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
Haiti: New Hospital
Harvard faculty work through nonprofit to bring health to world's poor.
How Airplanes Work
This is a computer-animated, one-minute video that discusses the forces that enable an airplane to fly. (01:12)
The Berlin Wall History
The Berlin Wall separated Berlin between 1961 and 1989 and this two minute video explains why it was built and what is was a symbol of. A good overview.
Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture
Title: Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture Authors: Chand, R.; Raju, S.S.; Pandey, L.M. Abstract: This paper asssesses the impact of the global economic slowdown and financial crisis on India's agricultural sector
@Google Presents: Sports Journalism Today
Tim Kawakami (San Jose Mercury-News), King Kaufman (Salon.com, Bleacher Report), and Ethan Sherwood Strauss (Salon.com, ESPN TrueHoop, WarriorsWorld.net) discuss the state of sports journalism today. From traditional newspaper coverage to the competitive business of professional blogging, Tim, King, and Ethan will share their experiences and give some insight into this high-profile industry. Each will speak for about 15 minutes, followed by a Q&A session.
Capitalism & Sexual Alienation
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Flight Day 12 Wake Up Song and Greeting
The video with audio can also be viewed here: http://1.usa.gov/rnAQBJ The Flight Day 12 wakeup music was "Don't Panic" by Coldplay, which was played for Pilot Doug Hurley. This was the last wakeup song played for a shuttle crew while docked to the International Space Station.
"Indian Camp" by Ernest Hemingway (story reading)
An important short story which established Hemingway as a writer and intoduced his sparse style, with its technical innovation that is the trademark of genius. I got the book pictures from this site: http://picasaweb.google.com/Theisemand/Engelsk_Eksamen# There's a wiki article about the story here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Camp
Greek taxi drivers strike
Jul.18 - Tourists wait out delays in Greece's capital as taxi drivers block highways and the city of Piraeus to protest law making it easier to get taxi licenses. Jessica Gray reports.
Hungarian court clears 97-year-old of WWII war crimes
July 18 - A Hungarian court clears 97-year-old Sandor Kepiro of involvement in the massacre of more than 1000 civilians in Serbia during World War Two. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Europe Day Ahead: German ZEW Index expected to turn lower
July 18 - Germany's latest ZEW index is the big data point to watch out for on Tuesday. Current conditions and economic sentiment indexes are both seen turning lower in a Reuters poll.
Droughts, floods may permanently plague U.S. midwest: author
July 18 - A severe water shortage is gripping 14 states -- from Florida to Arizona -- and author of "The Ripple Effect" Alex Prud'Homme sees more droughts and flooding wreaking havoc in the U.S. over the next few years.
Break-up of News Corp wouldn't create value
July 18 - With the drop in News Corp's share price, it appears the company is now fairly valued and there would be little extra value created in selling off parts of the business.
The Journalism of Hamowy and Raico [Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "Libertarian Journalism in the '60s, '70s, and '80s"] As seasoned denizens of the libertarian blogosphere know well, li
[Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "Libertarian Journalism in the '60s, '70s, and '80s"]
As seasoned denizens of the libertarian blogosphere know well, li
Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty? [Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty? (2011), chapter 7. Originally published as "The Tactics of Secondhandism," Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics (2000)] In the Quarterly Journal of Au
[Is the Market a Test of Truth and Beauty? (2011), chapter 7. Originally published as "The Tactics of Secondhandism," Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics (2000)]
In the Quarterly Journal of Au
Site Libre Savoirs: Evolutions culturelles des pratiques alimentaires
Domaine: Sciences de la vie et ingénierie du vivant
Evolutions culturelles des pratiques alimentaires Approche culturelle des systèmes alimentaires et culinaires
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Domaine: Autres domaines d'enseignement
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2011 Oncology Summer Symposium Presentation - Chi Van Dang
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Graduate Admissions Panel
In this sessions, four professors from various departments for Graduate Education explain and answer questions in regards to the admissions process. All application processes are similar, however key differences are highlighted below. For the Electrical Engineering Department & Computer Science, applications are submitted online and read by 78/120 professors, each individual application is read by 5-7 professors. The committee looks for whether applicants can do good research, independence, exci