The Permanent Scars of Recession
Central banks think output losses caused by the recession have become permanent. More aggressive policy action to reduce the length and depth of recessions would minimise such damage.
Halloween and its Celtic Roots
Gathering around a huge bonfire, on Samhain, Celtic villagers would In the 7th century the Celtic holiday of Samhain was merged with a religious holiday known as "All Saint's Day" which was celebrated on November 1st.
Who is to protect whom from what? The human security dilemmas of Iraq, North Korea and Darfur
Brian Job, Professor, Department of Political Science, University of British Columbia, Director, Center of International Relations. Présentation dans le cadre du cycle de conférences organisé par le CRDP intitulé « Le droit à la sécurité ... la sécurité par le droit ».
Institutional Repositories Pilot Project
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Kids and Concussions
This two minute video explains the symptoms of a concussion and is a must watch for nurses, doctors, the teachers. While there are some physical symptoms such as headaches, nausea, dizziness and blurred vision, concussions usually don't cause bleeding or swelling in the brain and don't show up on x-rays. In an effort to
diagnose his concussion, doctors used the ImPACT test, a computer
program which measures attention span and memory.
"A concussion can be categorized as
Barbara Ransby on Rethinking Dr. King's Legacy through the Lens of Ella Baker
Historian and longtime political activist Barbara Ransby discusses her award-winning biography of civil rights activist Ella Baker as well as Dr. Martin Luther King as part of the Jepson Leadership Forum at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. Professor Ransby teaches history and African-American studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago and she recently completed a political biography of Eslanda Cardozo Goode Robeson. Her lecture is through the James MacGregor Burns Lecture in Leader
Teens Helping Teens
How teen peer trainers help their friends get the advice they need.
Global Cohort: Kate Sumantri
Kate Sumantri from Indonesia talks Feb. 2, 2012, about the U.S. Department of State and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Entrepreneurship Partnership Global Cohort at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
The fate of a thin liquid filament
The video shows a long liquid filament that does not breakup but recombines into a single body (drop). The filament has an original aspect ratio of 38 and a viscosity of 200 cP. The liquid used is a 85% glycerine solution in water.
Bouve - Team Sports
Bouve team players on and off of the field. Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University. Boston, Massachusetts
ANSO 307-01, Sociology of Education, Fall 2006
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,Education is considered to be the primary means of realizing the American ideals of equality and success. This course critically examines this idea from a sociological perspective by looking at educational opportunities and outcomes on individual, interactional, and institutional levels and by analyzing the roles class, race, and gender play in these processes.
11.432J Real Estate Capital Markets (MIT)
This half-semester course introduces and surveys the major public capital market real estate vehicles, REITs and MBS (with primary emphasis on CMBS). Some background is also included in basic modern portfolio theory and equilibrium asset pricing. This course is primarily designed to provide MSRED students with a basic introduction to the public capital market sources of financial capital for real estate, and how those markets value such capital investments.
Lesson 08 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 8 of One Minute Romanian you will learn to count from one to ten. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
Trail of Tears
In this video segment adapted from American Experience: "We Shall Remain," reenactments help tell the story of how the Cherokee people were forced from their lands in the southeast. The U.S. government initially promised the Cherokee and other Native American tribes that if they could assimilate into European Americans lifestyles, they would be considered equals. But a new movement in the late 1820s, supported by President Andrew Jackson, promoted removal of Native Americans from the easter
Prepositions of Location
Repetitive animation and preposition (about locations) song for young elementary students (grades 1 and 2).
World Affairs: End Game Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq
"End Game: Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq" Dr. George A. Lopez Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame. World Affairs of Western Michigan's Great Decisions lectures involves many local colleges, including Aquinas, GRCC, GVSU, Ferris, WMU and Davenport.
Earth Science Today
This laboratory exercise, designed for an introductory Earth Science course, examines stratigraphy and plate tectonics while considering predictions as a way to test theories. The laboratory focuses on the reconstruction of Pangaea and evidence for geologic events in rock layers. Users can also link to the course homepage and other activities related to Earth Science Today.
This video clip highlights archaeologists’ fascination with the ancient Aztec city. The Aztec pyramids hold many mysteries to what went on many years ago in this ancient society. (1:26)
Modern Jewish Literature - Course Trailers
Aesthetic and Interpretive Understanding 29: Modern Jewish Literature -- Ruth Wisse (Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations)
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