President Sander Kicks Off Town Hall Series
UA President Eugene G. Sander is holding a series of town hall meetings for University employees. His first town hall was last week at the College of Medicine-Phoenix, where he answered questions about University priorities and the budget. http://www.president.arizona.edu
Manitoba History 6-4
Jim Rogers: Next global recession will be worse than 2008
Sept. 21 - Legendary global investor Jim Rogers tells Reuters Insider the global economy is on the verge of another recession and this one will be even more painful than the last.
VUCast: Powering up Preschool
Vanderbilt research shows what you should do to boost your young child’s brain power. Plus, want to smack someone? How the brain handles impulse control. And Coach Franklin talks the talk and walks the walk!
Walter, Heather, Sara, Steven - 3rd Block
Sun Protection in Children's Words
In this student-created video, children describe the harmful effects of the sun and methods of sun protection. Students will connect with other children's voices and these simple but important tips. ( 1:26)
"Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi--The Pick of the Week from 60 second Recap®
In this video, teenage students will be introduced to "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. Summary--Those who make their homes in the West might have a hard time identifying Iran as much more than a nuclear threat—let alone a beloved homeland. Well, prepare to have your eyes opened. In this startling—and startlingly beautiful—graphic novel, you'll discover a complex society that has seen more than its fare share of oppression, brutality, and dramatic upheaval. Marjane—the nar
Expedition 41/42 Final Exams
Expedition 41/42 Soyuz Commander Alexander Samoukutyaev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Barry Wilmore and Flight Engineer Elena Serova of Roscosmos conducted final qualification training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia. They are scheduled for a Sept. 25 launch in the Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft to begin a six-month mission on the International Space Station.
Flow is a multi-screen, surround-sound installation commissioned by curator Claire Staunton for Inheritance Projects. It was made specifically for the Herb Garret, in the roof of St Thomas' Church near London Bridge, where medicinal herbs were stored and cured starting in the early 18th century. Next door, also in the roof, is Europe's oldest surviving operating theatre where, in the 19th century, operations such as amputations were performed without anaesthetic. The installation uses mate
5.1: What are the CPI and RPI? The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and the Retail Prices Index (RPI) are published each month by the UK Office for National Statistics. These are the main measures used in the UK to record changes in the level of the prices most people pay for the goods and services they buy. The RPI is intended to reflect the average spending pattern of the great majority of private households. Only two classes of private households are excluded, on the grounds that their spending patterns differ greatly from t
The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) and the Retail Prices Index (RPI) are published each month by the UK Office for National Statistics. These are the main measures used in the UK to record changes in the level of the prices most people pay for the goods and services they buy. The RPI is intended to reflect the average spending pattern of the great majority of private households. Only two classes of private households are excluded, on the grounds that their spending patterns differ greatly from t
Boeing Dreamliner comes true
Sept. 26 - In an official ceremony, Boeing delivered the first of its 787 Dreamliner jets to Japan's All Nippon Airways after a three-year wait. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Explosions at Dutch Shell plant
A fire at a Shell chemical plant breaks out after an explosion in the Netherlands late Tuesday night. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winners, - Hillier, Neal, Spoor
Mark Hillier, Martin Neal & Chris Spoor
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winner, - Jim McKenna
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Day 2 of Jackson manslaughter trial
Sep. 28 - More testimony is offered up in day 2 of the Michael Jackson's manslaughter trial. John Russell reports.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
Beer and Whiskey
In an age when water was suspect, sometimes beer was the safest thing to drink. Food historian Frank Clark discusses the brewing process common to most colonial homes and recreated in Historic Area kitchens.
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?)
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?).
"U.S.-Cuban Academic Relations Part I: The Politics of U.S.-Cuban Exchanges" (video)
Wayne Smith, Center for International Policy and Louis Pérez, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.
U.S. and Cuban scholars involved in academic, scientific, and cultural research face significant difficulties in maintaining open and thorough dialogue with each other due to restrictions governing travel between the two countries. Such
UR School of Law - Public Sector Employment in Times of Crisis Conference - Panel 2
Panel 2: Collective Bargaining, Existing Frameworks and Recent Changes Moderator: Professor Peggie R. Smith, Professor of Law, Washington University Law School Panelists: Professor Martin H. Malin, Professor of Law and Director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology Professor Joseph Slater, Eugene N. Balk Professor of Law and Values, University of Toledo College of Law Professor Ann C. Hodges, Professor of Law, University o