Verbal Irony #11
Mapping the Unseen: The Microprocessor Revolution in Art
Paul Stout, Assistant Professor, Art and Art History. Links from the end of the presentation: http://www.artbots.org/about.shtml http://rhizome.org/ http://www.dorkbot.org/ http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/ http://www.ar
Maroon Minute: Dr. Anson Elliott
Dr. Anson Elliott, head of Missouri State University's William H. Darr School of Agriculture, was recognized with Missouri's Agricultural Educator of the Year award. The award was presented in January during the 44th Missouri Governor's Conference on Agriculture. The award honors those who serve as a strong voice for the future of Missouri agriculture by educating the next generation. With a research background in forages and animal performance, Elliott has led Missouri State's School of Agri
Segmented Supply Chain Strategy at BAT
Cris Clemmow, TOM Deployment Manager (Operations) outlines the supply chain challenges that BAT faces and how they are working to achieve organic growth through the deployment of innovation whilst also developing a network of supply which will provide them with benefits of scale - Part of the Agile Supply Chain Research Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/ed1G2X
Carl Sewell's Address to the December 2011 Graduating Class at SMU
The SMU community celebrated the graduation of about 950 students in ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 17, with business and civic leader Carl Sewell ('66) as the featured speaker. "SMU is your university," Sewell told the graduates and their families and friends gathered in SMU's Moody Coliseum. "You have been a part of the greatest academic growth in the history of this university. . . and it clearly is on the path to becoming a great university." Sewell, past chair of the SMU Board of Trustees, is c
Building Learning Communities
Learning communities (“LCs”) involve collaboration, not only across academic departments, but across other institutional resources that serve student needs. Departments such as academic affairs, student development, and the library offer services and skills that contribute to the mission of learning communities and to students’ experience of higher education. This workbook is intended to guide you through the challenge of building or strengthening a learning community.
Temperate Grassland Biomes
This 1:20 video shows the temperate grassland and its fertile, green terrain that can support a large population of herbivores and many other species of birds and mammals. A quick overview.
Exceptional Dining at the CIA in Hyde Park, NY
A world of diverse cuisines and enticing flavors await you at our five award-winning, student-staffed restaurants. At the home of great chefs like Sara Moulton, John Besh, Michael Symon, Anthony Bourdain, and Cat Cora, tomorrow's chefs will prepare and serve your meal under the guidance of our world-class chef-instructors.
Melting Glaciers: Clues to Climate Change
This interactive feature story is part of Science Bulletins, an innovative online and exhibition program that offers the public a window into the excitement of scientific discovery. Published in March 2005, this Earth Bulletin follows a team of glaciologists racing to core the world's largest tropical ice cap -- before global warming melts it away.
Okay, every once in a while, we might go for cute around here: This video is ridiculously cute, plus we get to see just a few of the 220 to 225 species of owls in existence. (1:47)
Rashid Khalidi: "The Road Map to Peace? The War and its Impact on Israelis and Palestinians"
A talk by Rashid Khalidi, Director, Center for International Studies and Professor, Departments of History and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. From the Rethinking America in the Middle East Series, presented by: International House Global Voices Program, the Norman Wait Harris Fund of the Center for International Studies, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Human Rights Program
Reading/Language Arts Kidspiration in the Elementary School Classroom
This module emphasizes the use of Kidspiration in the classroom of lower elementary schools. The use of this module is based on Kidspiration with a Reading/Language Arts subject context. This module is to help understand and utilize this technology in the classroom through examples, instructions, and description of its purpose.
Indian imperial crossings and the Oxford hub
Professor Elleke Boehmer (Oxford) - 'Indian imperial crossings and the Oxford hub'.
This 77 minute video shows how this process is used to influence elections and possibly create disenchanted when voters realize their districts have been rearranged to keep a party in power by restructuing the boundaries. meaningless election. This video attempts to show how this process works.
It does not provide a history of the practice and the teacher may have to stop the video to explain/show what is happening locally by exhibiting a map of the districts of interes
Ukrainian forces detain self-proclaimed separatist mayor, as three rebels surrender
Ukrainian security forces release video showing the capture of a top pro-Russian separatist and the surrender of three others in Donetsk. Deborah Gembara reports. 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 around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and internation
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
There's a Ghost in my Bed
Inflated Tomato Frog
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of an inflated Tomato Frog. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 1 Minute)