Barry R. Bloom Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson Professor of Public Health, Harvard School of Public Health
Filling the streets in Syria
Sept. 16 - Protesters fill the streets of Damascus and Homs amid reports that Syrian forces are attacking anti-Assad demonstrators. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Tim Tingle & D.J. Battiest-Tomasi
Both D.J. Battiest-Tomasi and Tim Tingle are enrolled as members of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and regularly participate in tribal events. Both also share relatives who came on the Trail of Tears from the original Choctaw homelands in Mississippi. They speak Choctaw as a part of their performances. They normally perform individually, but have been asked to perform together on this occasion. Tim Tingle is a traditional singer, flute player and drummer, and a nationally known performance stor
Inside Compassion: Edge States, Contemplative Interventions, Neuroscience
Joan Halifax Roshi talks about empathy and compassion on the part of caregivers who are tending to the ill and dying. A follow-up was given by George Chrousos, who will discuss the stressors caregivers may experience. Joan Halifax Roshi is a Buddhist teacher, Zen priest, anthropologist, and author. She is founder, abbot, and head teacher of Upaya Zen Center, a Buddhist monastery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She has worked in the area of death and dying for over thirty years and is director of the P
History and the Movies: An Historian Writes a Screenplay
The process of compressing history into drama often generates sharp tensions between the historian and the dramatist. As James Reston Jr. will testify, the historian usually feels a sinking disappointment as the dramatist explains what it will take to capture and hold the attention of an audience. When Reston was asked to write a screenplay based on his own 2005 book, "Dogs of God: Columbus, the Inquisition, and the Defeat of the Moors," he leapt at the chance to resolve and to control the histo
Guide to the Collection of Pennsylvania Canals Publications,
The Collection of Pennsylvania Canals Publications consists of a book, The Pennsylvania Main Line Canal and several pamphlets and periodicals detailing the different canals across the state of Pennsylvania.
Euro zone's 'challenge of a generation'
Sept. 14 - European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso brings the idea of euro bonds to the fore, as a possible solution to Greece's debt woes. Kirsty Basset reports
Woordpakketten : Spelling zesde leerjaar Alle woordpakketten spelling bij de methode Tijd voor Taal 6de leerjaar.
Alle woordpakketten spelling bij de methode Tijd voor Taal 6de leerjaar.
Alcohol en verkeer : Werkbundel In deze themabundel over alcohol komen volgende zaken aan bod:
In deze themabundel over alcohol komen volgende zaken aan bod:
Godsdienst : De 12 vrienden van Jezus Een werkblad over de namen van de 12 vrienden van Jezus. Dit sluit o.a. perfect aan bij het leerplan van het tweede leerjaar PEGO (Protestants-Evangelisch Godsdienstonderwijs - leerplandoel 5.1 PEGO tweede …
Een werkblad over de namen van de 12 vrienden van Jezus. Dit sluit o.a. perfect aan bij het leerplan van het tweede leerjaar PEGO (Protestants-Evangelisch Godsdienstonderwijs - leerplandoel 5.1 PEGO tweede …
"Remembering 9/11 Through Media Eyes."
To mark the 10 th anniversary of the attack on America, the Meek School of Journalism and New Media will gather a panel of specialists to talk about security constraints and how it changed in news coverage in the past decade.
Multiplying Mixed Numbers
This video shows a teacher solving a multiplication problem containing mixed numbers. The problem is solved step-by-step on a white board as the teacher explains each step. ( 1:09)
Andrei Markovits on European Anti-Americanism
Big Ideas presents University of Michigan professor, Andrei Markovits, on European Anti-Americanism
Order of Operations
In class order of operations notes. 6th grade_Bomar. This video was made using Power Point and a document camera. The teacher's voice can also be heard while she is doing the demonstration.
A video created for educational purposes that focuses on numeracy
EDUC3625, numeracy & primary.
Day in the Life: Personal Chef
This three minute video provides insights into what this career requires and what they do in a typical day. This occupation is not to be confused with a restaurant chef.
Photo Slideshow: The UA Photography Center, A Continuum of Growth
The UA Center for Creative Photography is home to about 90,000 photographs, about 4.5 million archival objects and hundreds of video interviews. The center is continuing the celebration of its 35th anniversary with a new exhibition, "Creative Continuum: The History of the Center for Creative Photography." The exhibition runs through Nov. 27, 2011, featuring pieces from the center's original collections and also works from one of its new additions, the Joe Deal Collection.