Supporting learning in practice - Managing student issues in practice
Supporting learning in practice - Managing student issues in practice
Bin Laden's son-in-law convicted of terrorism charges
Osama bin Laden's son-in-law Suleiman Abu Ghaith is found guilty of terrorism-related charges in Manhattan Federal court. Jillian Kitchener 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, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 year
New procedure a minimally-invasive alternative for heart failure patients
Mar. 26 - Czech doctors are pioneering a unique and minimally invasive heart modelation surgery, which is expected to significantly improve the quality of life for patients recovering from heart failure. The procedure isolates damaged tissue from healthy muscle within the left ventricle, leaving a smaller, but more efficient chamber to do the work. Rob Muir reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories
Punching Above Our Weight
Husky Mini Reels: Front Door
Promo for Husky Sports History in the library. Huskyreels.org
Rwanda: genocide remembered
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Apr. 6 - Twentieth anniversary of Rwanda's three-month killing spree by Hutu extremists that killed hundreds of thousands. 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, financial, nationa
The Art of Leadership | Bill Strickland, CEO, Manchester Bidwell | Voices from the Field at HSPH
Bill Strickland, President and CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation, spoke at the Harvard School of Public Health as part of the Decision-making: Voices from the Field webcast leadership series on March 4, 2014. Watch the entire series at hsph.me/voices. Topics discussed include how to effectively communicate with diverse groups, the necessity of a leader to provide vision, and the impact of creating a positive physical environment. The Decision-making: Voices from the Field webcast leaders
Halfbike brings minimalist approach for maximum workout
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Apr. 8 - A pair of Bulgarian cycling enthusiasts have found a novel way to combine a whole body workout with their daily commute. Architects Martin Angelov and Mihail Klenov have invented what they call the Halfbike, a standing bicycle that will exercise areas of the body conventional cycling won't reach. Jim Drury reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's st
21F.347 Contemporary Short French Fiction: Social and Literary Trends since 1990 (MIT)
Students in this course will examine short stories and short novels published in France during the past 20 years, with emphasis on texts related to the dominant social and cultural trends. Themes include the legacy of France's colonial experience, the re-examination of its wartime past, memory and the Holocaust, the specter of AIDS, changing gender relationships, new families, the quest for personal identity, and immigration narratives. This course is taught in French.
Spanish Papas Bravas
For recipes go to http://www.ciaprochef.com/potatoes/ Chef Aaron London demonstrates his take on spicy Spanish Papas Bravas, with crispy fried potatoes, spicy smoked paprika sauce and Greek skordalia peppers.
Nas, "Illmatic XX" | Talks at Google
Join us for a Q&A with Nas moderated by Sacha Jenkins from Mass Appeal on April 15th at 4pm at the Google New York office. Illmatic XX http://goo.gl/YMFsuR Nas is a Queens Born rapper, songwriter, actor, producer and entrepreneur. He was ranked number 5 on MTV's list of The Greatest MCs of All time and number 2 on The Source's Top 50 Lyricists of All time. Nas has six number 1 albums on the Billboard 200, same as Eminem and Kanye West for 2nd of all time among rappers. Hosted by Alan Seale
The Aqua Lauta Project
The product of both art and engineering students, Aqua Lauta is an installation with a message: water conservation might be difficult, but it's incredibly important.
A Snail Mail In-Basket Gets a Delivery Update
For years, principal pre-service programs have employed in-basket simulations to provide learning experiences that reflect the realities of a school administrator's work day. In-basket exercises afford graduate students opportunities to explore such leadership skills as organizing and prioritizing tasks, managing time, making decisions, taking initiative, practicing interpersonal skills, delegating responsibilities, and monitoring and following up on actions (Nowack, K. M., 1993). In order to re
A Multidimensional Approach To Educating All Children: Empowering Stakeholders To Make Appropriate D
This conceptual paper diagnoses the limitations and historic misuses of Deno’s Cascade Model for students with special needs and proposes a new schema for the individualized inclusion of all students. The extension of a once simplistic model is viewed through the triangulated perspectives of (1) students’ understanding and attitude; (2) parental care and advice; (3) teachers’ conscientious behaviors; and (4) administrative leadership. We propose a comprehensive placement option for student
Dr. Carol Miller - Academic Spotlight
Dr. Carol Miller, distinguished professor of business law, was recently selected as the recipient of the Women's Justice Legal Scholar award. The award is presented by the Missouri Lawyer's Weekly Media. The Legal Scholar award is awarded to women faculty members or administrators who have fulfilled the women's justice ideals through their own work with the justice system through their research or scholarship, or through teaching and inspiring others. The award recognizes women across Missouri
Cold War: Iron Curtain - part 1/5
1945 - 1947 The Soviet Union dominates Eastern Europe. Churchill warns of the consequences. Stalin insists that the governments of the Soviet Union's client states be procommunist. Impoverished after the war, Great Britain opts out as a world power. The U.S. assumes the mantle of world leadership.
Distinguished Innovator Lecture Series: Greg Gianforte
Greg Gianforte, CEO, President, Chairman and Founder of Right Now Technologies Greg Gianforte has led RightNow from its founding in 1997 to 9 consecutive years of revenue growth, 19 consecutive quarters of cash-flow positive performance and a successful IPO. His market vision, leadership, entrepreneurial philosophy and commitment to ethical business practices has enabled RightNow to consistently grow?during a period when many other software companies have stumbled?and to achieve remarkable leve
Inside the SPHE Classroom
Outlines the desired relationship with students in the SPHE classroom, group leadership skills for teachers, setting ground rules and forming students into groups.
Good Reporting: Telling the Tale (Juan Williams)
Host Al Page speaks with Juan Williams, reporter for The Washington Post. They discuss the criteria of solid story writing and the importance of getting the small details right. Williams articulates his belief that a good reporter should strive for a story that thoroughly describes the points of tension or conflict. They also discuss the negative stereotypes of minorities, the difficulty in keeping an open mind and the problems involved in political coverage.
Reconstructing the Capitol
Bricks and mortar bear witness to a contest of aesthetics and evidence. Senior Architectural Historian Carl Lounsbury tells the story of the Capitol's reconstruction.