3PLUS-U: A Digital Adventure from the International Labour Organization
The 3Plus-U site was developed to give you a view of the common concerns shared by millions of people who work. This digital adventure uses maps, games and stories to explore the issues of child labour, forced labour, discrimination and freedom of association in the workplace.
What Makes a Leader a Leader?
Students will read about the qualities of being a leader and answer case study problems by using the Leadership Course by Empowering Technologies on their handheld.
The Desk-Cave - A Low-Cost Versatile Virtual Reality Design and Research Setup Between Desktop and C
Virtual Reality has become an almost ubiquitous technology in many applications, but it has seen limited success in design support. Reasons for this seem to lie in lack of easily available tools, high threshold for non-programmers, and high cost of equipment. In this paper we describe a Virtual Reality environment that is developed at Design Systems called the Desk-Cave. The Desk-Cave is a low-cost VR setup that combines principles of a CAVE system with a work desk. Architecture students with no
Shell Wound Tennessee December the 7th, 1863KateThis evening while all is stillI will try and answer your kindletter which I received yesterdayIndeed Kate I was glad to hear fromyou again It found me well and ingood spirits though better now whenI first got it they had Grants Reviewand did not relieve us till darkthough now I am in very good humornow I have been over to see the 36thboys all Day and have had the best kindof a time they are all well and hearty though they are like us th
You doubtless have heard of the Bloody Battle of Chickamauga fought ner Chattanooga we suffered mutch in that fight 5 of our boys fell dead and 11 wounded I am sorry to inform you that Friend Peter Harter was killed a better Soldier never Shouldered a musket indeede he was a good boy. the wounded that are here are doing very well Some of them I guess are at home. Since then two of our boys have been taken prisoners Namely Eli Mclleland and Joseph Thompson we are not certain whether Eli is a
Cicero, Pro Caelio § 18 (Natural)
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The Redistricting Game is designed to educate, engage and empower citizens around the issue of political redistricting. Currently, the political system in most states allows the state legislators themselves to draw the lines. This system is subject to a wide range of abuses and manipulations that encourage incumbents to draw districts which protect their seats rather than risk an open contest. By explore how the system works, as well as how open it is to abuse, The Redistricting Game allows play
Compendium of HIV Prevention Interventions with Evidence of Effectiveness
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) developed this Compendium of HIV Prevention Interventions with Evidence of Effectiveness to respond to prevention service providers, planners, and others who request science-based interventions that work to prevent HIV transmission. All interventions selected for this Compendium came from behavioral or social studies that had both intervention and control/comparison groups and positive results for behavioral or health outcomes. We required des
Now, It's Time for Texas A&M (30 seconds)
Texas A&M University national thirty-second television commercial for the 2010 "It's Time for Texas A&M" campaign. Produced by the Division of Marketing & Communications
AlgTop8: Polyhedra and Euler's formula
We investigate the five Platonic solids: tetrahedron, cube, octohedron, icosahedron and dodecahedron. Euler's formula relates the number of vertices, edges and faces. We give a proof using a triangulation argument and the flow down a sphere. This is the eighth lecture in this beginner's course on Algebraic Topology, given by Assoc Prof N J Wildberger of the School of Mathematics and Statistics at UNSW.
Stephen Prothero, Diversity Lecture
GRCC Diversity Lecture Speaker Stephen Prothero focuses on Religious Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know -- And Doesn't
OSU Traditions: Be Orange, Wear Orange
At OSU we wear Orange. That's pretty much it. Straight and simple. Pantone 1655.
The Labour leadership contest
In this podcast, Professor Philip Cowley, from the School of Politics and International Relations, discusses the announcement of former Prime Minister Tony Blair’s decision to stand down as leader of the Labour Party and British Prime Minister on 27th June 2007. Professor Cowley discusses the reasons behind Tony Blair’s announcement and the pressure he has faced from within his own party. Professor Cowley goes on to discuss why Gordon Brown succeeded Tony Blair uncontested and the potential
Blue Laura Ashley Bridesmaid Dress
Midnight blue dress; 'V' necked bodice with short puffed sleeves ending in plain banded cuff. Bodice is cut in three sections ending at a point at centre front. Skirt is gathered at waistband. back is 'V' necked; long zip to centre back. Unlined. Labels: Laura Ashley made in Great Britain and 100% acetate UK 12. Petticoat in shocking pink net,. Maker: Laura, Ashley. Date: 1980 - 1989 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Alexandre Koyré: On the political dangers of telling lies
Discussions of lying in politics often cite the work of Plato and Kant or (more usually) draw upon the writings of Hannah Arendt. But it was the Russian-born philosopher and historian of science Alexandre Koyré (1892-1964) who was perhaps the first contem (Running Time 118:07)
Article :: How to Optimize Projects in Adobe After Effects CS5
This chapter examines how image data flows through an After Effects project in close detail. It's full of the kind of information that will help you make the most of After Effects.
Pine trees die standing and helpless
This video explains why most pine trees in Attica, Greece look scrubby and many of them die.
World Car-Free Day Children in action saving animals The clock of destruction
The World Car-Free Day is presented by the students not just as a day of reaction, but as a cause for awareness a) of the benefits of the environment as well as for the quality of everyone's life and our health, if we manage to change this daily habit-addiction and b) of the alternative means of transportation, which are friendly to the environment.
This is a school theatrical play about the animal rescue.
A video commenting on the effects of human activity on the natural environment
Children in action saving animals
The clock of destruction