Under the Radar: A Symposium about Diversity and In/Visibility in the Arts
Presented by the Diversity Studies program, this event was recorded October 25, 2013, in Nahl Hall on the Oakland campus of California College of the Arts. CCA's Diversity Studies program presents Under the Radar: A Symposium about Diversity and In/Visibility in the Arts, a daylong symposium at which participants will examine and explore ways to create art and conduct art praxis parallel to the traditional venues of galleries, museums, and art agencies. The event highlights existing culturally
Conflicts and Post-Conflicts Dynamics (DRC and Rwanda): Occult Beliefs versus Modern Politics, Truth
Alex Ntung provides insight into the significance of occult beliefs in the construction of modern political ideologies Alex Ntung was born into a family of cattle-herders, semi-nomadic and pastoralists in South Kivu. Growing up he survived extreme poverty and hardship, child spying, and violence at a terrifying scale. His hunger for education took him to a school in Uvira and then university in Rwanda. Here he was witness to the 1994 genocide and the subsequent violence and conflict in the regio
Introducción a las aulas virtuales con Adobe Connect
Adaptación de parte de los contenidos de la acción formativa virtual del Programa de Formación de Profesorado en materia de Innovación Docente y Digital de la Universidad centrada en la creación y dinamización de aulas virtuales a través del sistema de videoconferencia Adobe Connect
“The Dragon's Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa”
A talk by American University professor Deborah Brautigam. Is China a rogue donor, as some media pundits suggest? Or is China helping the developing world pave a pathway out of poverty, as the Chinese claim? This well-timed book provides the first comprehensive account of China's aid and economic cooperation overseas. Deborah Brautigam ta
The Art and Craft of Inspired Writing (Charles Johnson)
Literary leader Charles Johnson didn't ask to become famous, his characters just begged to be unleashed. This University of Washington professor of creative writing and author of "Middle Passage" joins Upon Reflection host Marcia Alvar in a 1991 interview about character development, critical reactions and the effects of literature on greater society.
Lean Thinking in an Academic Medical Center — The Beat Goes On - Dr. John E. Billi, Professor of I The University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) has been on the lean journey for the past seven years, creating the Michigan Quality System. UMHS has over 20,000 faculty, staff, and trainees. The goal is to create 20,000 problem solvers who are finding and fixing root causes of problems they face daily. This webinar will briefly recap UMHS' initial approach, results of early experiments, what leaders learned, and how UMHS adjusted. The webinar will cover their
About the Presentation
The University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) has been on the lean journey for the past seven years, creating the Michigan Quality System. UMHS has over 20,000 faculty, staff, and trainees. The goal is to create 20,000 problem solvers who are finding and fixing root causes of problems they face daily. This webinar will briefly recap UMHS' initial approach, results of early experiments, what leaders learned, and how UMHS adjusted. The webinar will cover their
Lespakketten Music For Life Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen lanceert vandaag twee lespakketten voor Music For Life 2011. Er is een lespakket voor het lager en één voor het secundair onderwijs. De laatste Music For Life actie werkt rond …
Rode Kruis-Vlaanderen lanceert vandaag twee lespakketten voor Music For Life 2011. Er is een lespakket voor het lager en één voor het secundair onderwijs.
De laatste Music For Life actie werkt rond …
Prótesis Fija (2013)
La asignatura que vamos a estudiar se denomina Prótesis Estomatológica, en su parte de Prótesis Fija. Esta es la parte de la Prótesis que se ocupa de reemplazar o corregir la morfología de al menos un diente, anclándonos en dientes pilares, de manera que se necesitará el concurso profesional para su remoción. De esta manera, podremos restaurar dientes total o parcialmente, rehabilitar oclusalmente al paciente o colocar una prótesis mixta mediante este tipo de prótesis que fabricará el
Exponential and Logarithmic Equations - Yay Math
Solving exponential equations by using a common base. Introduction to logarithmic notation. White board in a class setting, some interaction, engaging, several examples of increasing complexity. The discussion is clear and understandable. Preview - full version at http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-7783301627139702841&q=source:012956945238798337823&hl=en Produced by Robert Ahdoot, yaymath.org
Mosses and Liverworts-First Land Plants
Non-vascular plants have no true roots, leaves, stems, or flowers. They also have no internal circulatory system for bringing water to the various parts of their bodies. Therefore, non-vascular plants are typically found in very wet places. This video gives a brief overview of two non-vascular plants, mosses and liverworts. (00:50)
Col. Leo Thorsness on Ethical Leadership in Combat and Prison
When his wingman's plane was shot down over North Vietnam in 1967, Col. Leo Thorsness fought back. He relayed its position to search and rescue personnel, used his plane to distract the enemy while fellow airmen parachuted to the ground, destroyed two aircraft and turned back three others. Less than two weeks later he became a prisoner of war. He received the Medal of Honor for extraordinary heroism upon his return and went on to serve in the Washington State Senate. He currently serves on the B
: How Heat Can Produce Electricity
Heat can be used to produce electricity by creating steam when
combined with different fuels. Find out how different power stations can
use heat to produce electricity with information from a science teacher
in this video.
University of Kansas Division of Invertebrate Paleontology
The website of the Diision of Invertebrate Paleontology, University of Kansas, these pages feature the large collection of fossil invertebrates (over 850,000, from all over the world. The site gives access to an online database which can be searched, as well as a gallery of high-resolution photographs of some specimens. The section which will give information about the collections is not yet complete (July 2010).
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action
Using a theodolite to calculate the height of a building, demonstration 'in the field', includes interactive simulation tools and formulae
21L.488 Contemporary Literature: Literature, Development, and Human Rights (MIT)
Central to our era is the gradual movement of all the world's regions toward a uniform standard of economic and political development. In this class we will read a variety of recent narratives that partake of, dissent from, or contribute to this story, ranging from novels and poems to World Bank and IMF statements and National Geographic reports. We will seek to understand the many motives and voices – sometimes congruent, sometimes clashing – that are currently engaged in producing
Bill Nye the Science Guy - "What A Pair" (Learn About the Lungs)
This Bill Nye tune teaches students basic facts about the lungs. This would be a fun resource to introduce the human body to the classroom. (1:33)
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Imagine That - Windmills
In this video, Huckle and Lowly learn about windmills and wind. Windmills use the power of wind to harness the strength it brings. Windmills can do many jobs with their power. Windmills can generate electricity or pump water. Wind makes the windmill go round. This is a great teaching resource to introduce wind and its ability to work. Students will enjoy this short video (1:06).
Phases of the Moon
A catchy rap song that discusses the phases of the moon: full, new, waxing, quarter, waning.
Cookie Monster's Letter of the Day: B
This classic Sesame Street video introduces the letter 'B' through the words 'beautiful' and 'big'.