Where the Water Meets the Sky: Women's Lives in a Remote African Village
Presented by Professor Associate Professor Mike DeVivo. This is the ninth lecture in the 2011 GRCC Race and Ethnicity Conference.
Solving Energy Problems
The culminating energy project is introduced and the technical problem solving process is applied to get the students started on the project. By the end of the class, the students should have a good perspective on what they have already learned and what they still need to learn to complete the project.
Don't Crack Humpty
Student groups are provided with a generic car base. The groups then design a device/enclosure that will protect an egg on or in the car as it is rolled down a ramp at increasing slopes. Students will be expected to perform basic mathematical calculations using their data.
Paleoecology: Documenting Long-term Environmental Variability
The objectives of this lab are to 1) provide students with an overview of paleoecological techniques, 2) illustrate how these techniques are used to document local changes in peat-accumulating wetlands over long time-scales (centuries to millennia), and 3) illustrate how long-term perspectives on environmental variability aid in the interpretation of recent environmental changes. Students actively create and interpret a hypothetical plant macrofossil and charcoal record spanning the last few tho
MORRIS GRAY READING: Robert Pinsky | Woodberry Poetry Room
Former U.S. poet laureate Robert Pinsky read from his Selected Poems and shared several new works—including "Creole," "Running with Noodles," and "Grief." Introduction by Prof. Stephen Burt. Recorded at Sackler Lecture Hall, Harvard University. Date: February 26, 2014 For more information, visit hcl.harvard.edu/poetryroom.
The Marshall Plan and economic recovery of postwar Europe will be discussed.
Super Cloth - Partners Video Magazine
Using nanotechnology, Cornell scientists created a fabric that can detect biohazards like E. coli and other pathogens. Super Cloth is a segment from Partners Video Magazine's latest episode, The Science of Small. To view the entire episode visit: http://www.csrees.usda.gov/newsroom/partners/partners.html
Spastic Paraplegia - Reflexes Exam - Abnormal (Pathological) Sub-exam - Patient 5
This video features a 54-year-old white male with a history of spastic paraplegia (diagnosed in 1994) and no previous history of heart disease or cardiac workup. He presented to the Emergency Room complaining of three days on-and-off retrosternal chest pain. Patient presented to the ER complaining of three days on-and-off retrosternal chest pain, rated 3/10, lasting approximately 30 minutes, occurring multiple times daily at rest or during activity. The first episode occurred three days before
Digital Library Object - Oral history of LTG Henry E. Emerson [interview].
Link To Full Record
Woodwork Tools Wordsearch
Printable word search activity requiring students to locate the names of various woodwork tools. Answers are included on the sheet.
Robot roomies collaborate to cook breakfast
June 30 - Robots might be genius at chess but can they work together to make a typical Bavarian breakfast? Scientists at Munich Technical University have created 'roommate' robots that can learn from experience and understand the consequences of their actions. Lily Grimes reports.
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Recession as a marketing opportunity
According to Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, recessions can be an excellent time for companies with strong market position to increase their market share as maintaining advertising budgets can give them a disproportionate share of voice
Five divers rescued after clinging to Indonesia reef for three days
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Five of seven Japanese scuba divers were rescued after fishermen discovered them clinging to coral reef. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). More 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, Reuter
Nigel Nicholson, Professor of Organisational Behaviour, talks about family businesses, leadership and Maasai warriors - and how these topics are related.
Adobe Lightroom 3: Camera to Email FAST!
It's SO easy to shoot a batch of images, import them into Lightroom, prepare them, and export them ready to email to others. We'll get an overview of the process in this jump-start.
Great Collection of Interactive Reading Activities I came across E-reading worksheets today and will definitely be using it with my own class as it has a huge collection of reading activities for all major text typ
I came across E-reading worksheets today and will definitely be using it with my own class as it has a huge collection of reading activities for all major text typ
Voici mes collègues: jezelf voorstellen
Op het einde van deze les kun je iemand begrijpen wanneer die zich voorstelt en kun je vragen beantwoorden over de persoon in kwestie.
Apprendre à décorer: leren sjabloneren
Je stelt instructies op voor de techniek van het sjabloneren en je probeert klanten te overhalen om de techniek uit te proberen met een wervende tekst.