Texts From Last Night Website Provides Research Topic for Texas Tech Grad Student
Chaille Steed is dissecting the website Texts from Last Night - a site dedicated to sharing embarrassing, funny or often bawdy text messages from college students from across the country. The title of the paper "Texts From Last NIght: Misleading the masses with a Potent Dose of College Debauchery" was presented at the 2011 annual meeting of the Midwest Association for Public Opinion and won Overall Best in Conference at Texas Tech's 2011 Arts & Humanities Graduate Research Conference.
Clemson University "flips the script" on FOX Carolina to emphasize the value of play
CLEMSON, SC--The US Play Coalition kicks off its annual summit at Clemson University Feb. 26. More than 200 guests are expected at the 3-day event, including participants from as far away as Shanghai, China. A news crew from FOX Carolina (WHNS-TV) became part of its own newscast Friday, Feb. 24 during live pre-conference coverage of the summit. Clemson media relations' intern Traci Washington put together a feature story on the station's Friday dance party. "The value of play in the wor
Lecture 15, February 28
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Coroner's Report: Pompeii
This video clip discusses the ways in which the people of Pompeii perished due to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. This volcanic eruption completely obliterated the Roman city of Pompeii, burying it under tons of volcanic ash. (2:37)
Chefs@Google: Daniel Humm & Will Guidara, "Eleven Madison Park"
Eleven Madison Park is one of New York City's most popular fine-dining establishments, and one of only a handful to receive four stars from the New York Times. Under the leadership of Executive Chef Daniel Humm and General Manager Will Guidara since 2006, the restaurant has soared to new heights and has become one of the premier dining destinations in the world. Daniel Humm began his chef's training at 14 in his homeland of Switzerland. There, he earned a Michelin Star while in his first Execut
The Theory of Everything
Discovering the Theory of Everything would be the crowning achievement of modern science, allowing mankind to master time and space. (03:28)
Underwater Polar Bear
Paul Nicklen talks about his 10-year quest to capture this captivating underwater image of a polar bear during this one-minute video clip.
Lower Intermediate #3 - Would You Miss Out on a Spanish Party Like This??
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101! Don\'t forget to stop by SpanishPod101.com for more great Spanish Language Learning Resources! -------Lesson Dialog------- ----Formal ---- Manuel: ¿Será aquí la fiesta? Según el taxista ésta es la dirección que le dimos. ¿Tocamos? Gustavo: Preguntando se llega a Roma; claro. Y si no es pero hay fiesta nos hacemos los invitados de alguien más. Manuel: No no, hombre. Ni que tuvieramos quince años. Ya estamos maduros para andar haciendo ese tipo de cos
Gengo Spanish #29 - Just Wanted to Say This in Spanish
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! It’s been a little while since you sent your e-mail that you wrote in Spanish, and you still haven’t heard a response from your friend. Maybe you wrote something incorrectly in Spanish, since it’s your second language? Or maybe you should have approached your friend in person instead. Maybe Latin Americans [...]
The Battle of Sterling Bridge
The Battle of Sterling Bridge is a crucial battle for the Scottish. The nation’s independence lies on the result of this battle against the ruthless British. The Scottish are out numbered five to one. Braveheart used his knowledge of the countryside to defeat the British at Sterling Bridge. (3:34)
La asignatura tiene como objetivo la adquisición de una competencia comunicativa en lengua inglesa dentro del nivel B1 del Marco común europeo de referencia para las lenguas, según el cual "se adquiere cuando el estudiante es capaz de comprender los puntos principales de textos claros y en lengua estándar si tratan sobre cuestiones que le son conocidas, ya sea en situaciones de trabajo, de estudio o de ocio; cuando sabe desenvolverse en la mayor parte de las situaciones que pueden surgir dur
Remixing Libraries—New Teen Space Integrates Digital with Books
This 3:34 long video shows one example of how a library is using technology to remake the library to help youth use its services in a new way. It provides many examples of what can be done including checking out cameras and the use of volunteers.
Bill Gates and Hans Rosling addressing the 2012 Global Poverty Ambassadors and students at the LSE [
Speaker(s): Bill Gates, Professor Hans Rosling | Editor's note: Copyright © 2012 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. The Global Poverty Project has partnered with The Co–operative during the UN Year of Co-operatives to launch a new initiative that will raise awareness and inspire communities to take action for the 1.4 billion people still living in extreme poverty. Bill Gates will speak to t
Women's Basketball MIAC Championship 2012
Highlights of the University of St. Thomas Women's Basketball MIAC Tournament Championship victory over Gustavus. February 25, 2012.
PMAD Connie Hebert
People Make a Difference with Danny Brassell Guest: Connie Hebert
SFU VISION LAUNCH
On February 20, 2012, Simon Fraser University President Andrew Petter and Chancellor Carole Taylor launched the university's new strategic vision at the Bill Reid Gallery. Visit the SFU Engage website at http://www.sfu.ca/engage
Feed-in tariffs for renewable electricity - Hans-Josef Fell, MP
Hans-Josef Fell is a Member of the German Federal Parliament and Energy Policy Speaker for the German Greens. He wrote the draft Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) which was adopted in 2000 in the face of a strong political opposition. This lecture was recorded at The Australian National University on 23 February 2012. The adoption of the EEG led directly to the successful German feed-in tariff policy. The EEG is the foundation for the technological developments in photovoltaics, biogas, wind p
10 Days: Massacre at Mystic
The Massacre at Mystic was the first full scaled slaughtering of Native Americans at the hands of the English in 1637. However, this would not be the last. Go behind the scenes and learn more about the Pequot Indians in this Massacre at Mystic video. (3:06)
OrganWise Guys Shorts: Eat Lots of Fiber
Come learn about health and nutrition with the OrganWise Guys! In this short: a cheerleader-style lesson about getting enough fiber in your diet. (0:30)