Housing hopes dashed
July 20 - Summary of business headlines: U.S. existing home sales drop in June; Apple shares rise after blockbuster quarter; American Airlines makes big aircraft purchase. Conway Gittens reports.
Sink or Swim: Sea Level Rise - Implications for Dunedin. Session 4
An information evening open to the public to discuss issues around sea level rise and how it might affect low lying suburbs and coastal communities in the Dunedin area. Learn what the DCC and ORC are planning as well as hearing about possible engineering solutions and the social aspects of sea level rise. It is being chaired by Professor John Hannah, member of the F.I.G. Task Force on Climate Change. Hosted by the NZ Institute of Surveyors. Held July 12, 2011.
NYIT-Abu Dhabi Commencement 2011
Commencement ceremonies at NYIT-Abu Dhabi. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT).
The Role of Women in Hollywood Film Pre-WWII
(NOTE: This video may start with a brief ad.) Women in Hollywood Pre-WWII - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in partnership with the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West, is pleased to present this major conference exploring the history of Hollywood and the film industry in the critical decades between World War I and World War II. In this video, Kevin Starr discusses women in Hollywood prior to World War II. (02:26)
REI 6th Annual Symposium: Part 1 - Introductions by Dr. Paul Falkowski & Lecture by Dr. Ralph Izzo
This is the first lecture of the Rutgers Energy Institute's 6th Annual Symposium. Dr. Paul Falkowski, director of the Institute, begins the symposium, followed by Dr. Ralph Izzo, President & CEO of PSE&G, who lectures on "The Benefits of Competitive Markets on Consumers in Electricity Markets." Please find the second lecture of the symposium at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ezCWyM1cXvI For more information please visit http://rei.rutgers.edu/
Poor People's Campaign (2:10)/ML Kings Death Announcement
The announcement of a campaign to help poor people is stopped when Kennedy tells the audience that Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed. This video is best used to show the mood of the day and to hear the reaction of the audience to the tragic news.
Vietnam and the Civil Rights Movement 1967-1968
This four minute video shows various parades and rallies for and against the war highlighted by a warning by President Johnson that the FBI would be watching. This is a good video to show students the mood during that time period and how people were expressing themselves.
"Microeconomic Theory I, Fall 2009"
" This half-semester course provides an introduction to microeconomic theory designed to meet the needs of students in the economics Ph.D. program. Some parts of the course are designed to teach material that all graduate students should know. Others are used to introduce methodologies. Topics include consumer and producer theory, markets and competition, general equilibrium, and tools of comparative statics and their application to price theory. Some topics of recent interest may also be covere
NYCOM White Coat Ceremony 2011
The White Coat Ceremony marks the transition that medical students make when they complete their classroom education and begin their clinical training. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYCOM).
Assonance and Alliteration
This video contains a student defining alliteration and assonance and showing examples with movie titles and characters from movies. ( The subtitles and examples are appropriate for older students.) ( 3:34)
Writing Structured Paragraphs
This video lecture explains the mechanics of paragraph writing and takes students through the process of constructing well-structured paragraphs. The professor explains the elements of a well-structured paragraph ( unity, coherence, and development) in detail with examples. In conclusion, the characteristics of introductory and concluding paragraphs are identified. ( 28:39)
Money talks: July 25th 2011
In this week's programme: the problems with outsourcing, why BP should be broken up and our verdict on the new film "Horrible Bosses"
Making Sure They Are Learning
Sticky notes coalesce into high-level analytical thinking in Sarah Kaufman's 6th grade humanities class, where complex concepts are broken down into manageable pieces that help students master challenging assignments. (4:50)
Setting Up Your VoiceThread Account
Análisis Económico II
Tercer curso de Microeconomía. Estudia la estructura de los mercados, para bienes y para factores. Equilibrio General con Intercambio.
How Does A Parachute Work? Let's Make Sense of it with Science
Did you ever wonder how a parachute works? Let's make sense of it with science. A variety of pictures are shown as well as written/audio content. This is an excellent resource for a lesson/unit of flight and/or transportation and would work well in conjunction with reading non-fiction/fiction texts on these subjects. (1:50)
Great Zoom into Baltimore, MD: The Inner Harbor
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Ping 113: 3D Human face, Windows 7, Microsoft Fashion, Excel Challenge Laura and Paul manage to put their differences aside for the greater good- which is, of course, bringing you all these hot stories:
Laura and Paul manage to put their differences aside for the greater good- which is, of course, bringing you all these hot stories: