Video SparkNotes: William Golding's Lord of the Flies Summary
This is an excellent ten-minute review of this book. It explains the symbols and the human element. There are some words that are used that some students may not understand as well as some of the motives.
Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
3D Animation of a Heart Attack
This 3d medical animation illustrates the story of a heart attack from a blocked coronary artery due to th inflammation of blood vessels. Beginning with damage to the endothelial arterial wall, the animation shows how a white blood cell entering the wall of the artery changes into a macrophage, grabbing and digesting cholesterol. As the cell does its job, it transforms into a foam cell, which, unfortunately, becomes part of the plaque within the blood vessel wall. Ultimately, over a period of
Spying: From Eisenhower to Obama
Andrew Bacevich, author and professor at Boston University; Stephen Kinzer, author of The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles and their Secret World War; and Evan Thomas, author and professor of Journalism at Princeton University, discusses American intelligence gathering and international surveillance policies over the last half century through the current NSA crisis. Boston Globe national security reporter Bryan Bender moderates. Copyright: John F. Kennedy Library Foundation
Learn French - Les Verbes, Part 2
The narrator recites verbs in French as they appear in small print on the screen with an appropriate image. There is no English spoken. For beginning learners of the French language.
The True Story of D-Day - Parts 9 of 10
After the US army got control of the beach the groups that moved inland met German troops and more fighting took place. You can hear former soldiers retelling what they lived that day and there are reconstructed scenes. The Royal air force arrives to help. The German kill the prisoners they had. There are thousands of casualties. By 9 pm on the 6th of June the mission was already a success.
Ten wounded in blast outside Cairo University
Security teams used dogs to search for incendiary devices after an explosion outside of Cairo University wounded ten people. Deborah Gembara reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
Japanese Classical dance
Japanese classical dance performance in Chicago. (4:37)
CMS.840 At the Limit: Violence in Contemporary Representation (MIT)
This course focuses on novels and films from the last twenty-five years (nominally 1985–2010) marked by their relationship to extreme violence and transgression. Our texts will focus on serial killers, torture, rape, and brutality, but they also explore notions of American history, gender and sexuality, and reality television—sometimes, they delve into love or time or the redemptive role of art in late modernity. Our works are a motley assortment, with origins in the U.S., France, Sp
Elon College Distinguished Alumnus Award: Chris K. Miller '99
Chris Miller worked closely with Professor Victoria Fischer Faw as an undergraduate music student at Elon, where he cultivated a passion for dramatic composition that led him to pursue a Master of Fine Arts degree in musical theater writing from New York University. He later established a career as a composer and creator of musical dramatic productions in New York City. An award-winning composer, Miller's subjects range from explorations of the culture, history and music of the Mississippi delta
The impact of enterprise focussed modules
This presentation outlines the use of a tested research instrument (Bandura's self efficacy theory) and students own perceptions of their enterprise skills and abilities
Minor Green Blue City
Why? Dutch cities have to deal with two important, complex and sometimes intertwined problems. Climate change has become a visible problem in the urban environment of the Netherlands. Cities cope with heavy rainfall in short periods of time and heat stress occurs more often which even leads to more casualties. At the same time large parts of existing neighbourhoods are falling into decay. Residents with high income move out, leaving the disadvantaged behind. The social structure of the neighbour
RAIL 1057/3537, 1968 The National Archives UK posted a photo: Description: The very last train to operate on standard gauge track hauled by a British Rail steam locomotive, which went from Liverpool-Carlisle
The National Archives UK posted a photo:
Description: The very last train to operate on standard gauge track hauled by a British Rail steam locomotive, which went from Liverpool-Carlisle
Tips every newbie should know
Learn quick keyboard shortcuts for actions you’ll use all the time, including zooming and moving around an image, moving an outline, and duplicating and moving objects.
Een oplossing voor de huur
At the end of this unit: You can understand a friend's advice, for example concerning tenants' issues. When performing this task: you have to derive the meaning of unknown words from the context. you have to distinguish different options. you have
Harvard University Year in Pictures: 2008-2009
Harvard University Year in Pictures: 2008-2009
2.5 Living systems and information flows
There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging environmental, social and economic crises we now face. The primary aim of this unit is to encourage the shift away from reductionist and human centred thinking towards a holistic and ecological worldview.
1.6 Unofficial work cultures
In this unit, we are going to look at a number of situations which put a strain on the idea that caring is just 'being ordinary', including times when people are giving intimate care. In these special circumstances, since the normal rules do not apply, we have to develop a set of special rules to guide practice.