Breakingviews: U.S. debt deal likely -- so is debt downgrade
July 25 - Reuters Breakingviews columnists and Reuters Economics Editor Bill Schomberg say debt deadlock in Washington won't last, but the U.S. may lose its coveted AAA rating.
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
De kinderen bezighouden
Op het einde van dit hoofdstuk kan de student een vriend adviseren over vrijtijdsbesteding voor zijn kinderen.
Europe slams Ireland downgrade
July 13 - The European Commission has called Moody's latest downgrade of Ireland's credit rating "incomprehensible" as fears also grow over the stability of Italy's economy. Andrew Potter reports.
Arianna Huffington's key to happiness
July 6 - Arianna Huffington tells Atlantic's James Bennet and Reuters' Chrystia Freeland the secret to happiness - and education reform.
Inside the News: Moody's US threat hits dollar, stokes gold
Moody's warning to cut its U.S. rating knocks the dollar to four month lows against the yen, sends gold to a fresh record and threatens to reverse Wednesday's gains on European stock indices.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Cranial Nerves Exam - Glossopharyngeal (CN IX) and Vagus (CN X) Nerves Sub
This 42-year-old man complains of poor balance and frequent falls for 6 years. Imbalance has been progressive; he cannot ambulate independently at present. He experiences tremors and weakness. Imbalance has been progressive and he now cannot ambulate independently. He is in good general health except for heavy alcohol use. For the last 10 years, he has consumed a quart of vodka and 5 beers daily. On awakening, he feels "shaky" and calms himself with a morning drink. He has not had blackouts or
A Detective Game for Students of Spanish
This is a unit on Spanish master painters. The lessons presented here are a part of the beginning unit. Each lesson is composed of art, literature, poetry, politics and history. This is a cooperative mystery game that can be adapted for any lesson on culture, geography, art and history.
Accept or Decline a Choral Position
This module represents suggestions regarding accepting or declining a choral position. When a position is offered a decision should be made within a week. When in a position by contract one must follow the contract conditions.
Applied Score Study
This module demonstrates the study of a choral score for the purposes of rehearsal and finally performance. Attention is given to specific characteristics of the music and to problems that will occur in rehearsal. It also demonstrates an approach that may be used with other music.
Conics Homework -- Homework: Ellipses
This module provides homework problems related to ellipses.
Il tuo CV al passo con i tempi
Il tuo CV al passo con i tempi.
Student Presentation #3
In this presentation, seven grad students talk about their collective objective based on Professor Niles research: to figure out how cellular networks function and the role that small molecules play in these networks through gene knockout, RNA interference studies, and hybird studies. RNA apatamers' main function is to bind to a specific molecule. This material is great for gene expression, can be developed invitro, can be expressed inside a cell, and is useful in exploring protein based network
Coordination Exam: Normal Exam: Tremor
Patient's arms are held outstretched and fingers extended. Watch for postural or essential tremor. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to
Understanding the Promotion and Tenure Process
Presentation in the 2008 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled “Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position”. This presentation focused on educating graduate students and post-docs who aspire to academic faculty positions regarding the university promotion and tenure process, and was authored by Jason Hafner (Physics & Astronomy), Kathleen Matthews (Natural Sciences), and Jennifer West (BIOE).
Froehliche Weihnachten fuer Fluechtlinge!
Worksheet featuring a short e-mail (revised) written by a young foreigner describing an incident in a shop. Vocabulary, comprehension and written tasks are worked around the e-mail.
Walmart's Disaster Response in Japan 2011 - Scott Price, President & CEO Walmart Asia
In conversation with R. Edward Freeman at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business, Scott Price, President and CEO of Walmart Asia, discusses the company's immediate response to the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan in 2011, the role of Walmart within society, sustainable business, leadership and trust, and the challenges ahead.
Lubbock and Texas Tech Host Texas FFA Convention
Around 10,000 high school students from across the state are in Lubbock on the Texas Tech campus for the 83rd Texas FFA State Convention. For the third time since 2005, Lubbock and Texas Tech have hosted this event. The United Spirit Arena serves as the main convention hall with other university buildings hosting other functions as well. The convention also introduces many high school students to Texas Tech.
This strand of maths, will attempt to give the students opportunities to gather data and to display it in a variety of graph forms.