A History of Veterans Day
In a History of the Holidays video, discover the origins of Veterans Day, which is also known as Remembrance Day. Learn how a holiday set to remember World War I, Armistice Day, has grown into a holiday honoring all veterans and peace. This three minute video provides insights into why this holiday serves as a remembrance for those who have served. There is some live war footage. (3:18)
Water Density and Temperature
This is a short video that demonstrates the difference in density of cold water and warm water. It explains how the waters will mix or not mix according to their density and temperature. This is a good idea for a simple classroom experiment. (1:57)
Pocket Full of H's
The Electric Company and Jimmy Fallon sing about the letter H.
The Nature Explorers Yosemite's Southside Expedition Part 4 of 5
Yosemite is one of the busiest tourist destinations in America, millions of people travel here during the summer to see the few last remaining gigantic trees. But on the southern border lies some trees that most people didn't even know existed. Here we discovered a Sugar Pine that had a trunk circumference of 19'.
Groupon mulling IPO- CEO
Daily deals website Groupon is considering an initial public offering and is in talks with bankers, founder and Chief Executive Andrew Mason told Reuters on Monday.
Human Anthropology and Origins of Religion
Dr Cara Wall-Scheffler : Course
Animal Suffering: Theological and Philosophical Perspectives
Prof. Michael Murray : Seminar
Current Ethical Challenges in the Biosciences
Prof. John Bryant : Course
14.126 Game Theory (MIT)
This course is a rigorous investigation of the evolutionary and epistemic foundations of solution concepts, such as rationalizability and Nash equilibrium. It covers classical topics, such as repeated games, bargaining, and supermodular games as well as new topics such as global games, heterogeneous priors, psychological games, and games without expected utility maximization. Applications are provided when available.
Armstrong Experience: Jessica Anderson
Art Major Jessica Anderson was recently inspired by her study abroad trip to Argentina to create various works of art.
Armstrong Experience: Jessica Roberts
Using Armstrong's Study Abroad program, Jessica Roberts traveled to study in Tuscany & Sienna, where despite the language barrier, she learned to have fun and appreciate the little things that make Italian culture memorable. This is her Armstrong Experience.
History of New Years
Ancient Babylonians first celebrated the new year over 4,000 years ago. This video explores the history of this day from cultures around the world. Students would benefit of a map of the various places mentioned in the video to show the diffusion of the event over time.
PhD Supervision up to 9 months
PhD Supervision up to 9 months - Su White Keywords:PhD
How to Listen to Classical Music: Symphony 101
Watch video of the class “Symphony 101,” held Jan. 20, 2011. Giancarlo Guerrero, music director and conductor of the Nashville Symphony, leads an engaging and invigorating discussion about the elements and structure of the music of the symphony orchestra. What is a symphony? Maestro Guerrero will dissect the symphonic form exploring scherzo, minuet, theme andkeep reading »
U.S. consumer confidence rising
Summary of business headlines: Consumer confidence at 8 month high; Home prices fall; Stocks fall on earnings disappointments; "King's Speech" leads Oscar nominations.
Jackson doctor: not guilty
Michael Jackson's doctor pleaded "not guilty" to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the popstar's death. Deborah Gembara reports.
The Transcontinental Railroad- Workers Welfare
This video is about the hardship the rail workers had to endure, the lack of welfare they had the cuts to their wages and increased cost resulted in violence. This resulted in the use of federal troops and the end of the strike. This deals with the Sacramento, California area. It also shows how large railroad owners used child labor as well. A vivid example of what may be one of the first major strikes in US history. A good video to show why unions were formed.
Stratton Leopold discusses the Film Industry at Armstrong
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Our Life at Armstrong
This video is shown at Armstrong Atlantic State University's Open House presentation. It delivers a student-oriented glimpse into the Armstrong Experience.