Thunderbird Commencement April 28, 2011 - Student Speaker
On Demand IX Class Speaker - Aaron Stillman '11 BKY Award Winner and Full-Time Class Speaker - Jessi Bellama
Northeastern Commencement 2011: Sarah Tishler
Undergraduate student speaker Sarah Tishler told fellow graduating seniors they are about to "take flight" and embark on amazing paths.
GoNU.TV - Get To Know Your Huskies - Baseball
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Wind Ensemble - Musical Moods 2011
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GRCC Commencement 2011
GRCC Commencement - April 29, 2011
Eating Good in the Neighborhood
Steven Shapin is the Franklin L Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University. His current research interests include historical and contemporary studies of dietetics, the nature of entrepreneurial science, and modern relations between academia and industry. In late 2007 the Oxford University Press anointed "locavore" Word of the Year. (Some San Franciscans who thought it a good idea to eat only foods produced within a 100-mile radius made up the word in 2005.) Locavores assum
Planet Taco: The Globalization of Mexican Cuisine
Jeffrey M Pilcher grew up in the Midwest and is now a professor of history at the University of Minnesota. He has been fascinated by Mexican cuisine since his first visit to New Mexico, when a mouthful of salsa sent steam boiling out his ears. His current research project, to eat Mexican food in as many countries as possible, provides the material for "Planet Taco." Mexican food has joined Chinese and Italian as one of the three most popular ethnic varieties in the United States, although many
At War over Biotech Crops in Oregon
After many years practicing law, Esther McGinnis is now a researcher in Applied Plant Sciences at the University of Minnesota, specializing in biotechnology, law, and values. McGinnis will explain how Oregon's beet farmers came to be at the center of a national lawsuit, and examine how to protect the rights of both conventional and organic growers. She'll also summarize research comparing the environmental impacts of growing engineered and non-engineered sugar beets. Outreach in Biotechnology
Notre Dame Hockey Arena Time Lapse
Watch the new Notre Dame Hockey Arena being built before your eyes!
2011 Commencement Address by Penn President, Dr. Amy Gutmann
Penn President Amy Gutmann addressed nearly 6,000 graduates at the University of Pennsylvania's 255th Commencement on Monday, May 16. At the ceremony, Gutmann also conferred honorary degrees to Renée C. Fox, a pioneer in the field of medical sociology; Mo Ibrahim, the mobile communications entrepreneur; Nicholas D. Kristof, columnist at The New York Times, and Sheryl WuDunn, senior managing director, Mid-Market Securities, and president of the social investing consultancy, TripleEdge; Ei-ichi N
English Language and Culture: Start Living English
Learn to speak English and understand North American culture: English Language and Culture at Simon Fraser University http://www.sfu.ca/elc Stop memorizing vocabulary. Start living in English. SFU english language instructor Jeff Behrner discusses why Simon Fraser University's English Language and Culture program is unique. Jeff explains that the emphasis on culture is key to SFU's English Language and Culture (ELC) program. In addition to English grammar and vocabulary, students learn to unde
Global Focus on Knowledge 2010 / Wonderland of Sociology
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Global Focus on Knowledge 2011 / Is There the ‘Blue Bird’? ―Think about it in Economics Sy
Coordinator: Akihiko Matsui, Faculty of Economics Navigator: Taizo Takeno, Faculty of Arts and Sciences Monday 16:20-17:50 @Hall,18th bldg., Komaba Campus Introduction to Lecture Series Tyltyl and Mytyl meet a witch on Christmas Eve and set off to look for the blue bird that is to bring happiness. Unable to find it, they awake from their dream only to become [...]
14. Rights as Side Constraints and the Minimal State
Moral Foundations of Politics (PLSC 118) Today, Professor Shapiro dives more deeply into Robert Nozick's theory of the minimal, or night watchman, state. This formulation is not redistributive, nor does it consider rights as goals, but rather as side-constraints on what we can do. In other words, Nozick's is a deontological, not teleological, approach. However, the Achilles' heel of this formulation is the incorporation of independents, based on a system of compensation. Some people will opt
How to Search and Download Items in the NCLOR
This tutorial should be reviewed by faculty using the main interface to access the NCLOR or those who need more details on searching using NCLOR with a CMS. This tutorial includes topics that cover Basic, Advanced, and Federated searching as well as Resource Area Browsing.
Sanitary pipework and fixtures
This learning object helps plumbing industry tradespeople obtain the skills and knowledge to plan, size and document the layout of sanitary pipework and fixtures.
Events of the Menstrual Cycle
This RLO describes the timing and main events for each of the phases of the menstrual cycle. It concentrates on the main events occurring in the ovary and uterine wall during these phases
Types of qualitative research
This RLO outlines the variety of types of qualitative research that there are. It's aimed primarily at students studying evidence based practice and research methods.
Bioinformatics and Biocomputing
This course includes the informatics for pharmaceutical sciences, especially focusing on bioinformatics, chemoinformatics and chemical genomics. We will give practical trainings using PC, as well as normal lectures.