Members of Clemson's Ag Mech student organization rebuilt a John Deere tractor so that the inside mechanics are visible. They travel across the state with their cutaway tractor, teaching and showing others how the farm machine works. Learn more about the cutaway here: http://features.clemson.edu/creative-services/students/2011/teaching-stude nts-about-farming-‹-investigating-the-spokes-and-switches-beneath-the-john -deere-green
First Continental Congress: America the Story of Us
This 2:26 video provides background on why this event occurred and why the Proclamation of 1763 was created. Part of a series.
Robert Sabuda and the Pop-Up Book
In this video, a student interviews Robert Sabudo, a famous pop-up book engineer and artist. He describes how he became interested in pop-up books, how he designs his books, and demonstrates making a simple pop-up book. ( 4:19)
Concentrate on Distracted Driving: A Challenge to MIT Students from U.S. Transportation Secretary Ra
From the MIT News Office:
Research has shown that talking on a phone while driving, even with a hands-free cell phone, causes as much of an impairment to driving ability as being drunk. And yet, says U.S. Secretary of Transportation
Ray LaHood, while the nation has successfully cracked down on drunk driving, when it com
This three minute video is about this mountain and data about it and its celebrated status in Japan.
Harvard's Birthday Cake
Harvard University is celebrating its 375th birthday this year, and we needed a REALLY big cake. Joanne Chang ('91), the owner of Flour Bakery, obliged.
COM365 Session 3 Fall 2011
COM365 Public Relations Session Three 09/27/11 Chris Burnett Guest: Stephan Roth, OutThink Partners
Borrow a Bike at UMass Amherst!
Students, faculty and staff at UMass Amherst can now borrow a bike, helmet and lock for free as part of the university's sustainability efforts. To pedal around campus or nearby byways, head to the Student Government Association office on the second floor of the Student Union Building to make your reservation.
Pi Kappa Phi Builds Accessibility Ramp
Members of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity at UMass Amherst built an accessibility ramp this fall for a family in nearby Leverett. The project is part of Push America, a national program launched by the Pi Kappa Phi organization aimed at being of service to people with disabilities and building awareness of issues faced by disabled people. It's something the local chapter, located at 38 Nutting St., has been doing for decades.
It's Your Life
2.6 Average Atomic Mass
ArtPrize Panel 10/04/11
Nick Antonakis sits down with artists Caleb Brennan, Clay Stauffer and Gabriel Craig to discuss their entries in this years ArtPrize.
Presentations Elon University's Aspiring Presidents Program Open Classroom - 10/05/2011 #5 Q&A Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal bar CORE-Materials posted a photo: This photograph shows decagonal bar morphology of a Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal. The flux growth technique appears to be a powerful and versatile tool to pre Solution Maker Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky on the Mead Film Fest ISS Update - Oct. 19, 2011
The Aspiring Presidents Program is a certificate program from Elon ExecEd, the executive education program in the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University, for the executive woman looking to advance her career. This program, which launches in January 2012, will provide a practical foundation in current business trends and practices in an intensive, 7-session format.
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This Week: Income and Wealth Inequality with Jack Maguire and Richard Wilkinson as Guest Speakers
Dr. Gebisa Ejeta, Purdue professor and 2009 World Food Prize laureate, is discovering ways to improve sorghum production in Africa, helping feed millions and saving lives.
Much has changed in documentary filmmaking since the American Museum of Natural History organized the first Margaret Mead Film Festival in 1977 as a celebration of the pioneering anthropologist and longtime Museum curator. But the one constant has been the Mead Festival's enduring distinction for bringing the public the best in innovative nonfiction films, a legacy that will be celebrated at this year's 35th-anniversary program held from Thursday, November 10, through Sunday, November 13. "Sin
The International Space Station video update for Oct. 19, 2011.
Elon University's Aspiring Presidents Program
Open Classroom - 10/05/2011 #5 Q&A
Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal bar CORE-Materials posted a photo: This photograph shows decagonal bar morphology of a Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal. The flux growth technique appears to be a powerful and versatile tool to pre
CORE-Materials posted a photo:
This photograph shows decagonal bar morphology of a Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal. The flux growth technique appears to be a powerful and versatile tool to pre
Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky on the Mead Film Fest
ISS Update - Oct. 19, 2011