Normalizing Russia: The Empire Effect
Jane Burbank, professor of history and Russian and Slavic studies, New York University
From Mountain Fairies to Fender Guitars: The Power of Myth in the Music and Times of Goran Bregović
Svjetlana Bukvich-Nichols, composer and professor of music technology, New York University
Italian Fascism's Empire Cinema
"Italian Fascism's Empire Cinema." Ruth Ben-Ghiat, Chair, Department of Italian Studies and Professor of Italian Studies and History. New York University. Sept, 29, 2011.
Who Decides in Last Resort? Elected Officials and Judges in Historical Perspective
Nicos C. Alivizatos, professor of law, University of Athens; and partner, Alivizatos-Kiousopoulou and Partners.
Cofilin severs the ties between cytokinetic nodes
Cytokinetic nodes are precursor structures that assemble into the actomyosin contractile ring that separates daughter cells in cytokinesis. Chen and Pollard describe how the actin-severing protein cofilin promotes the rapid formation of a complete contractile ring by limiting the actin-based connections between individual nodes. This biosights episode presents the paper by Chen and Pollard from the October 31, 2011, issue of The Journal of Cell Biology, and includes an interview with authors Qia
Programming Principles: The Java Library
Programming Principles: The Java Library
Phranc: Built by the Woman's Building (Otis College)
"Built by the Woman's Building," an original song written and performed for the first time by Phranc, the All American Jewish Lesbian Folksinger in her concert "This is Your Life: the Woman's Building" Sunday, October 16, 2011, at the Skirball Cultural Center. This event is part of the exhibition at Otis College of Art and Design: "Doin' It in Public: Feminism and Art at the Woman's Building" which comprises an exhibition, two scholarly publications, and series of public events that document, c
Definitions, Proofs and Examples 1
Discussion of questions relating to: set inclusions and set equalities; sums of subsets of the real line; examples showing the difference between sum and union. Dr Feinstein's blog may be viewed at: http://explainingmaths.wordpress.com Dr Joel Feinstein is an Associate Professor in Pure Mathematics at the University of Nottingham.
GCC-NLM Professional Development - Conflict Resolution Video Transcript
A transcript of the video recoding of the 'Conflict Resolution' workshop delivered by Professor Mikki Hebl to the Guld Coast Consortia trainees, under the auspices of a Professional Development […]
Logarithm Rule - Problem 2
This video is a continuation of the logarithm rule and works through another example where this rule is used to find the derivative of the natural logarithm of a function. The logarithm rule is a special case of the chain rule. (2:13)
BERC Innovation Expo Keynote Address by Jigar Shah
The Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC) is an interdisciplinary, student- run organization that was founded in 2005 to enhance collaboration on energy and natural resources topics and to serve as a bridge between the university and the private sector. The Expo is the opening event of the 2011 BERC Energy Symposium, the largest student-run energy confer- ence on the West Coast, drawing key players from research, business development, policy, and economics communities across the na
Kristen Rectenwald '09 on Religious Studies @ Elon
Religious Studies @ Elon: Kristen Rectenwald '09
John Comaroff's Introduction of Zackie Achmat
John Comaroff is Harold H. Swift Distinguished Service Professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. From the World Beyond the Headlines Series and Human Rights Distinguished Lecturer Series.
18.310C Principles of Applied Mathematics (MIT)
Principles of Applied Mathematics is a study of illustrative topics in discrete applied mathematics including sorting algorithms, information theory, coding theory, secret codes, generating functions, linear programming, game theory. There is an emphasis on topics that have direct application in the real world. This course was recently revised to meet the MIT Undergraduate Communication Requirement (CR). It covers the same content as 18.310, but assignments are structured with an additional focu
What Will Keep Our Food Safe? Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys. Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys.
Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Ernst & Young Global Vice Chair Beth Brooke talks Nov. 1, 2011, at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Teaching: • Lie prone on physioball with feet dorsiflexed and posture tall • Start with thumbs up and arms in a T position Coaching: • Continuously move shoulders and arms and lift arms straight up • Relax upper traps the entire time • Think about shoulder blades moving down and together while arms go overhead • Less is more! Common Errors: • Athlete shrugs shoulders using upper traps • Posture is lost