Seoul bus station blaze
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 26 - Deadly fire sweeps through a bus terminal and shopping complex on the outskirts of the South Korean capital, killing several people. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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,
"Immigrant Organizations in the U.S.: Opportunities and Challenges" (video)
A talk by Oscar Chacón, Executive Director of the National Alliance of Latin American & Caribbean Communities (NALACC). From the Katz Center for Mexican Studies.
educ@conTIC. Las TIC educativas en México
Durada: 33 min. Vídeo. educacontic.es CC 3.0.
Continuem la sèrie de visites a països de parla hispana per conèixer diverses experiències d'integració de les TIC a l'educació. Després de la nostra trobada amb docents d'Argentina i Xile (que podeu escoltar respectivament als programes
Wage Inequality: A Comparative Perspective
Wage inequality has been increasing is most industrialised countries over the last two or three decades. There are, nonetheless, major differences across countries in terms of the timing and magnitude of the growth in inequality. A large number of explanations have been suggested for these observed changes, including technological progress and the computer revolution, labour market institutions and social norms, and changes in the relative supply of highly educated workers. The validity of these
Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
Art of the Western World-The Classical Ideal
Art as we know it began from the rich civilizations of Ancient Greece and Rome. This traces the origins of humanism and the immortal classical style to Ancient Greece. The genius of Roman engineering and architecture was used to build an empire, while portrait sculpture exalted its rulers. (4:26)
AP Physics 2
This introductory, algebra-based, second year, real-world examples, illustrations, and explanations to help students grasp key, fundamental physics concepts. This online, fully editable and […]
Shannon Mattern discusses the aesthetics of preservation at the annual Digital Preservation meeting. Speaker Biography: Shannon Mattern is associate professor in the School of Media Studies at the New School in New York. Her research and teaching address the forms and materials of media and the spaces (architectural, urban, conceptual) they create and inhabit. She has written about archives, libraries and other media-architectures, media infrastructures, place branding, public design projects,
Introduce Yourself in French
This short video is in French only, but beginning French learners may use the images for context clues as to the content of thix very basic conversation.
The 1885 Society: Funding Research and Innovation
The 1885 Society is a unique fund of unrestricted monies that the UA President uses to support the best and brightest faculty and students at the University or Arizona. This year, 1885 Society Fellow Marissa Juarez, a Ph.D. student, investigated the connection between the Afro-Brazilian martial art form of capoeira and the academic discipline of Rhetoric. Last year, Chris McGinnis, an M.F.A. student, used painting to explore the link between mechanization and American identity, while Engineering
English Bites. Bush Dance
Durada: 5 min. Vídeo. Australian Network.
Learn how to say dance with Suhasini and some useful expressions for talking about the past.
Transport bij planten en dieren : Prezi Deze bijdrage tracht een antwoord te bieden op volgende vragen:
Deze bijdrage tracht een antwoord te bieden op volgende vragen:
Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
More Enabling Technologies for Your Visually Impaired Students (pt2)
In this presentation, Bruce Franson shares the history of devices for the visually impaired from a technical and a personal standpoint.
UVIC 2013: Endowment Panel moderated by Larry Kochard
Larry Kochard discusses the status of the Endowment Model, Inefficiencies in markets, partnering, valuation, diversification, public equities and long term focus with Ellen Shuman, Don Lindsey and Scott Malpass.
Civic Fellows Symposium 2013: Miki Doan
Burhans Fellow, Miki Doan, business administration: economics, presents on her work with AMIT Community Development Association, Lusaka, Zambia.
Adam Anderson | Harvard Horizons Symposium
April 2014: Harvard Horizons Symposium, featuring Adam Anderson, a PhD candidate in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, on "The Old Assyrian Social Network: an Analysis Based on the Texts from K¸ltepe (Kanesh), Turkey" Harvard Horizons, an initiative at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences to celebrate the ideas and innovations of PhD students at Harvard, selected 8 finalists as 2014 Horizon Scholars. Their talks were delivered at the Harvard Horizons Symposium in Sanders Theatre on
Lower Intermediate S6 #2 - Would You Like a Japanese Gift or Not?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’ve enjoyed a nice break from studying over the holidays. However, today, whether or not you are ready, you have to go back to your Japanese school. The alarm blares and you rub the sleep out of your eyes, dreading the long day of Japanese classes after a few weeks off. [...]
IPL: Educating Undergraduates for Uncertain Futures
Professor Rachel Spronken-Smith, Dean of the Graduate Research School, delivers her Inaugural Professorial Lecture: “Educating Undergraduates for Uncertain Futures”. 3 December 2013
Mahnaz Afkhami: Leading the Way
Women, Power and Politics Curator Masum Momaya speaks with Mahnaz Afkhami, longtime advocate for the advancement of women's political participation in the Middle East and North Africa, about what participatory, democratic leadership looks like and its past and potential impact in the world today.