SHPS Callum's Picnic
21F.704 Spanish IV (MIT)
Spanish IV aims at developing and improving student's oral and written communication through the continued study of the language, literature and culture of Spain, Latin America and Hispanic communities in the United States. It also seeks to improve students' ability to read and appreciate literary and non-literary texts in Spanish, deepening this way students' awareness and understanding of the cultural diversity of the Spanish-speaking world. The course is organized by themes based on contempor
Communities and Environmental Laws
This video shows how a community/citizens can work with the environmental laws that are there to protect you. It is a professional video that shows cases where ordinary citizens (mostly minorities) have fought against environmental polluters. (This video is good for showing students how to organize themselves against inequities. )
Pat Nicklin on The Darden MBA
Pat Nicklin (MBA '86) EVP and CEO Partnership for Public Service
UW|360 May 2014
Story 1. Future of Libraries: UW Library Professor Joe James wrote a book discussing the future of libraries, called Libraries 2020. Story 2. Sound on the Sound: Researchers believe that the volume of boat traffic is hurting marine life in Puget Sound. Don Porter investigates the impact of this traffic. Story 3. UW Women's Softball: The UW Husky Softball team is a favorite to advance to the College World Series in 2014 and have had an incredible season. Coach Heather Tarr, as well as players
Two-Digit Addition Using Manipulatives and Expanded Form
This video shows two students solving two-digit addition using manipulatives and then expanded form. The students determine the digits to add by rolling dice; teachers might wish to recreate this game as an independent activity for students. ( 2:07)
Intellectual Property Rights for Educational Environments (IPR4EE) Template 10 - Consortia & Collabo
A template to assist in identifying key issues when contemplating a consortium or collaborative project
Students explore how sound waves move through liquids, solids and gases in a series of simple sound energy experiments. Understanding the properties of sound and how sound waves travel helps engineers determine the best room shape and construction materials when designing sound recording studios, classrooms, libraries, concert halls and theaters
Monopsony and Antitrust Laws - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
U.S. Q2 GDP set to grow by over two percent: IFR
July 28 - IFR says the U.S. economy should grow by 2.3 % - better than the Reuters poll of 1.8 %. Concerns still remain however over uncertainty and weak consumer spending.
Biomedical Engineering and the Human Body
Human beings are fascinating and complex living organisms a symphony of different functional systems working in concert. Through a nine-lesson series with hands-on activities students are introduced to seven systems of the human body skeletal, muscular, circulatory, respiratory, digestive, sensory, and reproductive as well as genetics. At every stage, they are also introduced to engineers' creative, real-world involvement in caring for the human body.
The effects of acid rain on a stream in the forest
Cars and power plants that burn fossil fuels release smoke that is full of chemicals. These chemicals float into the atmosphere, get trapped in clouds, and make the rain more acidic. This is known as acid rain.
2011 UMMS NICU Reunion
This video captures footage from the 2011 UMMS NICU Reunion, an event celebrating the reunion of former NICU patients and their families. Approximately 300 people, including former NICU babies and their families, attended this year's reunion. Related Links: University of Maryland Hospital for Children http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/index.htm Division of Neonatalogy http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/peds-neo.htm NICU Follow-Up Program http://www.umm.edu/pediatrics/nicu_follow_up.htm NICU Reunion
MSU assists Japanese scientist in their research during recovery
In the aftermath of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan, science research across the country was disrupted. The community of plant scientists at Michigan State University engaged their network of collaborators in Japan, and extended an offer to host scientists who needed to continue their research and advance their education.
The Impact of Melting Glaciers on the Human Life
The Impact of Melting Glaciers on the Human Life - Learn about the researches on the Greenland glaciers. Also learn about the consequences of melting glaciers on the human life. (07:34)
Super-Human Strength - Halve An Apple With Your Bare Hands
Learn how to crack an apple in half with your bare hands. This is placed in the exercise section as it does involve most fine motor coordination and strength.
Amy Winehouse body removed from London home.
July 23 - The body of Amy Winehouse is removed after the singer is found dead at her London home. Rough Cut. (No reporter narration)
Where Lincoln Fell on the Slavery Issues
Where Lincoln Fell on the Slavery Issues - Eric Foner, historian at Columbia University, maps the trajectory of Lincoln over his career on the slavery issue. (02:33)
Macworld Video: DragThing
Watch Macworld Video: DragThing. In this episode of Macworld Video, Jason Snell gives you a brief tour of DragThing, what its Docks look like, and what it can do. (6:53)
Venezuelan authorities clash with students
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 12 - Venezuelan authorities use tear gas, rubber bullets to disperse a crowd of students protesting against the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across