Guest Speaker: Vali Nasr, Professor of International Politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Author of Forces of Fortune: The Rise of the New Muslim Middle Class and What It Means for Our World (2009) and The Shia Revival (2006). http://www.olli.berkeley.edu/courses/index.html
A Conversation with The Honorable Edward Rendell - The Institute of Politics
A conversation with the former Governor of Pennsylvania about his extensive career in public service, as well as the pressing political issues of the day. Topics include the Occupy Wall Street movement, economic and electoral policy, transportation infrastructure, and the successes and failures of the Obama administration. October 11, 2011
YouTube generation looks for a job
Oct. 21 -In the UK, employers and recruitment agencies are experimenting with video as a way of expediting the search for potential employees. Matt Cowan reports.
R. Carlos Nakai: American Indian Flute Music from Arizona
R. Carlos Nakai performs American Indian flute music in a noontime concert in the Library's "Homegrown" series. Speaker Biography: Of Navajo-Ute heritage, R. Carlos Nakai is the world's best known performer of Native American flute music. He began his musical studies on the trumpet, but a car accident ruined his embouchure. He was given a traditional cedar flute as a gift and challenged to master it, which led to his current path. Nakai views his cultural heritage not only as a source and inspi
Saudis grieve Prince Sultan's death
Oct.22 - Saudi Arabia mourns Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz al-Saud's death. Jessica Gray reports.
Een abonnement bij de krant
At the end of this unit: You can provide information about a subscription to a newspaper. When performing this task: you have to gather information. you have to arrange information. you have to pass on the relevant information.
This patient education program explains asthma including the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the disease. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Starfall's excellent interactive treatment given to the letter "S s”, with emphasis on the sound of the letter. Several examples and very clear pronunciation.
Avalanche Dogs: Jason O'neill
Meet Jason O'Neill and learn how avalanche rescue dogs work their magic. (1:48)
17th Street Canal
Explore visits the Ninth Ward district of New Orleans, where in August 2005 rising waters blasted through a levee in the 17th Street canal. Approximately 2,000 people were killed and $84 billion of damages were incurred. (5:20)
Master Fa Qing is a philosopher, calligrapher, and Buddhist monk who believes that calligraphy and other spiritual arts allow us to simplify our lives, opening up a door to happiness in a world where complexity often works against it. (4:28)
The Amazing Fact Generator is a great writing prompt for students I came across the amazing fact Generator a little while back which has a great collection of both useful and
I came across the amazing fact Generator a little while back which has a great collection of both useful and
Minimum violence, maximum efficiency
The student will listens to an interview with a CIA-commandant, react to the statements made and explain certain sentence from the text. You will be able to understand an interview with a special ops commander. When performing this task: you will have to extract the main thought. You will have to assess statements made about the interview. You will have to explain certain phrases used in the interview.
Scenes from Trojan Women: A Love Story
Trojan Women: A Love Story. Directed by Dorothy Holland, choreography by Matthew Thornton, lighting design by Maja White, costumes by Thom Hayer and set design by Reed West.
Armen Award 2011 Round 1
GRCC's effort to encourage innovation - this year with the topic of parking - brings out these top 10 entrants who will make it to the final round.
Lecture by Deana Lawson
Deana Lawson's lecture was recorded as part of CCA's Graduate Studies Lecture Series on Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 7--9 pm, in Timken Lecture Hall on the San Francisco campus. Deana Lawson is a photography-based artist whose work focuses on psychological, personal, political, and historical experiences as they are implicated through the body. She received the Aaron Siskind Foundation grant in 2008-9 and a New York Foundation for the Arts grant in 2006. Her work has appeared in numerous publica
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BIO190 Sessio 8 Fall 2011
BIO190 Marine Live Session Eight 11/1/11 Sarah Swain Guest: Stacey Koupal
21H.421 Introduction to Environmental History (MIT)
Focusing primarily on the period since 1500, explores the influence of climate, topography, plants, animals, and microorganisms on human history and the reciprocal influence of people on the environment. Topics include the European encounter with the Americas, the impact of modern technology, and the historical roots of the current environmental crisis.