Simmons Luminary Award Interview-Israel Cordero
Israel Cordero was the North Texas recipient of the SMU Simmons Luminary Award for 2010-11 for his extraordinary commitment to improving people's lives through education.
Why Study Abroad?
Interviews with Valparaiso University students about their experiences, along with photos and video from their trips. More information about Valpo's Study Abroad opportunities at valpo.edu/studyabroad.
GoNU.TV Game Recap - Men's Ice Hockey vs. Merrimack - February 4, 2011
The Northeastern men's hockey team was dealt a heartbreaking 4-3 overtime loss against #12 Merrimack on Friday night at Matthews Arena. Merrimack's Joe Cucci headlined the affair with a hat trick while the teams combined for a staggering 108 penalty minutes. Both Northeastern and Merrimack lit the lamp twice with the extra skater. The Huskies went 2-7 on the power play while the Warriors attacked on 2-of-6 opportunities.
GoNU.TV Game Recap - Women's Basketball vs. VCU - February 6, 2011
A strong second half surge by the Rams pushed VCU past Northeastern, 82-55, Sunday afternoon at Solomon Court. The Huskies trailed 42-31 at the half before VCU scored 40 second-half points to Northeastern's 24 to clinch the victory.
The Value of Play
The Conference on the Value of Play, held February 6-9, at Clemson University's Madren Center, is attracting health professionals, educators, parents and park and recreation practitioners. It follows last year's Summit on the Value of Play, which led to the creation of the US Play Coalition http://usplaycoalition.clemson.edu Brett Wright, professor and chairman of the Clemson University Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, explains why the lack of outdoor activity is contri
Zipcar at Michigan State University
Zipcar, a car-sharing program in cities across the country, has made its way to MSU's campus. Zipcar representative Rich Paisner explains how the cars work, MSU students discusses the program, and Jennifer Battle, from MSU's Office of Campus Sustainability, talks about how car sharing supports MSU's sustainability mission.
21H.101 American History to 1865 (MIT)
This course provides a basic history of American social, economic, and political development from the colonial period through the Civil War. It examines the colonial heritages of Spanish and British America; the American Revolution and its impact; the establishment and growth of the new nation; and the Civil War, its background, character, and impact. Readings include writings of the period by J. Winthrop, T. Paine, T. Jefferson, J. Madison, W. H. Garrison, G. Fitzhugh, H. B. Stowe, and A. Linco
SI Units and calculating unit changes
To identify what SI units are, when they are used, and how to calculate unit changes.
Introduction to the physiology of the liver, examining its role in filtering blood, metabolism, nutrient extraction and homeostasis.
Crossword - Introduction to Receptor Pharmacology
This RLO uses a crossword to assess your knowledge about the different receptor types and how drugs interact with them.
Preparing a Global Workforce: Teaching Chinese Language and Culture in California
Opening Remarks Chancellor Robert Birgeneau, University of California, Berkeley Keynote Address Sean Randolph, President & CEO, Bay Area Economic Forum Introduced by Leslie Tang Schilling, UC Regent and Committee of 100 Panel Discussion Teaching Chinese: Where Are We and Where Do We Want to Go? - Gay Yuen, California State University, Los Angeles - Beverly Hong-Fincher, Australian National University - Alice Carnes, Chinese American International School, San Francisco - Chi-Kuo Shen, Better Chin
What are Journals?
This learning object introduces educational journals and describes three types: Academic, Professional and Subject. The examples used are drawn from the area of nursing, but the concepts are cross-discipline.
Hello My Name is Tom
This resource gives an insight into the world of a young person with an Autistic Spectrum disorder (ASD). It concentrates on interaction with Tom, a young person with ASD, within the school environment. The RLO was created by a learning disability nursing student based on his interaction with a number of individuals with ASD. This RLO won the 2009 Fiona Law prize for student-led innovation awarded by the National Network of Learning Disability Nursing.
American Experience: Amelia Earhart
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart was one of America's first celebrities. After only a few years as a pilot she became the best-known female flier in America, not only for her daring and determination but also for her striking looks and outspoken personality. Three weeks before her 40th birthday Earhart disappeared over the Pacific Ocean, and her story became legend. (51:42)
Plastic Bag Debris Collection and Upcycling into Fence Poles in Kenya
Rocketboom Field Correspondent Ruud Elmendorp reports on a local, Nairobi, Kenya-based effort to encourage plastic debris collection and upcycling into fencing poles.
Summer Jobs - Orientation Leader
Every summer waves and waves of incoming freshman come to Georgia for their summer Orientation. A talented and hardworking group of students serve as orientation leaders and are the front door to incoming students and their families' first experiences at UGA.
NCLD's RTI Leadership Forum - Mendy Gomez
Doing business in Berlin
A fantastic energy
Byrne Administration: Interview with Gus Lembo (October 22, 2009 Part 3)
This interview is a part of the Eagleton Institute for Politics's Program on the Governor. For more information please visit their website: http://governors.rutgers.edu/
Lecture 26 - 5/29/2009