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.
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.
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
Keeping physically active
This RLO describes practical measures to build exercise into your daily routine. Part of the PAVE (Physical Activity Virtual Education) project.
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.
Chic Encouragement to Use a Reusable Bag
Fashion-conscious Melissa McGinnis from Greenopolis TV about the importance of always using a reusable bag.
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)
Sri Lanka floods kill at least 14
Floods strike Sri Lanka for the second time in less than a month, leaving at least 14 dead and affecting over a million residents.
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.
How Its Made: Acoustic Guitars
This professionally-made video shows how these instruments are made and why they are made certain ways. Run time 02:44.
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/
1.151 Probability and Statistics in Engineering (MIT)
This class covers quantitative analysis of uncertainty and risk for engineering applications. Fundamentals of probability, random processes, statistics, and decision analysis are covered, along with random variables and vectors, uncertainty propagation, conditional distributions, and second-moment analysis. System reliability is introduced. Other topics covered include Bayesian analysis and risk-based decision, estimation of distribution parameters, hypothesis testing, simple and multiple linear