The Art of Discovery: Carl Flink & Marla Spivak
University of Minnesota star faculty share their creative path. Theatre, Arts and Dance chair Carl Flink and entomology professor and MacArthur Genuis Grant winner Marla Spivak discuss how they came upon their passions and how that has informed their work as a faculty member, teacher and student.
This Week @Minnesota: Goldy pumpkin carving, UMore wind turbine and Mini Medical School
In "This Week @Minnesota" for the week of Oct. 24-28, we carve a Goldy-themed pumpkin, head out to UMore Park for the opening of a new wind turbine and visit the U's Mini Medical School. Connect with us on Twitter @UMNews and let us know what you'd like to see next week on This Week!
Student pharmacists spend month raising awareness for medication adherence
Poor medication adherence -- not taking medication as directed -- can be bad for your health, even fatal. Student pharmacists in the Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University have been raising awareness about this critical health issue as part of the Script Your Future Challenge, led by the National Consumers League.
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Douglas Wilson Shares His Experiences as the Masked Rider
Douglas Wilson talks about his time as the Masked Rider at Texas Tech University.
A Clemson Tiger Is Passionately Curious And We Earn Our Stripes
:30 Determined Spirit TV Spot for Basketball Season - Go Tigers! http://www.clemson.edu/
"Rebuild the Dream" The Next American Economy - A public address by Van Jones
Noted political and environmental activist Van Jones discusses the dramatically shifting economic and political landscape in America today. In this passionate address, Jones analyzes key similarities and differences between the Occupy Wall Street and Tea Party movements, from the sources of their frustrations to organizational structures. The question and answer session is moderated by Trey Grayson, Institute of Politics Director. Damilare Sonoiki, current president of the Harvard Black Men's Fo
Numbers Song in French--(Learn to Count from 1-10 in French)
In this cute, animated video, students will learn through song to count from 1-10 in French forwards and backwards. Students will enjoy the tune and the number people. This is a great resource to introduce French into the elementary classroom. (1:13)
Wealth Strategies: Principal CEO looks to emerging markets
Oct. 28 - Principal Financial Group's CEO says a growing middle class and a stellar distribution network in emerging economies positions the firm for strong growth over the next decade.
This site lets students display on maps a range of data: population, transportation, political boundaries, oil, water, other natural resources, and more. Students can explore geographic relationships by combining and co-displaying these data on maps of Africa, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East, and other parts of the world.
Technologie thuis : Overzicht cursusinhoud Tot schooljaar 2010-2011 was dit deel van de leerplannen. …
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Weather is a constantly changing set of phenomena and easily observable. That's why weather also provides an excellent topic for scientific study. Even though meteorology includes some complex science, it is a wonderful example of how scientists make predictions based on measurements and observations. Each of the investigations in this section on Weather are led by an investigative question. It is important that students come to realize that scientists try to find out about the world by asking q
This week kicks off orientations at Ole Miss. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.
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Gary Collins, MD Full Testimonial on Health Care UST MBA.mp4
Reflections from the Health Care UST MBA (Class of 2011) Gary Collins, MD with Regions Hospital, HealthPartners Department Head of Surgery and Medical Director, Quality & Safety Go here to see the condensed version... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OiJWcqUmb2A
IMPACT Speaker - Kevin Trapani
"Shared Values, Class Warfare and Social Responsibility" In this session of the IMPACT Speaker Series, Kevin Trapani challenges the audience to think differently about the world and their place in it. Showing powerful examples of inequality and injustice in the U.S., he calls on audience members to be morally courageous change-makers - to transform the world around them instead of being transformed by it. Kevin Trapani is the president and CEO of the Redwoods Group.
Why Give - Elena Fedyszyn
Having volunteered during all four of her undergrad years with the Girl Scouts, Elena Fedyszyn '09 describes why she also now chooses to give monetarily every year to Johns Hopkins.
JHU Opportunity Journal - Sam's Frat Pitches in on Service Day
Sophomore Sam Cook and his fraternity brothers volunteer time at the Loading Dock -- a non-profit building materials refuse center -- during the 2011 Johns Hopkins University's President's Day of Service.
HKS75: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks about the importance of Harvard Kennedy School for those who work in government. "This country is better off because of the 'K School.'"
HKS75: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer
Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer thinks of himself as "one of the first students of the Kennedy School." HKS75 is a yearlong celebration of the 75th anniversary of Harvard Kennedy School: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/75