The website for Banipal, a literary magazine for contemporary Arab literature in English translation, gives access to selected content from current and back issues. The magazine's three issues a year present established and new authors and poets from around the Arab world through translations of poems, short stories or excerpts from novels. The site publishes selections of poetry and fiction from each issue as well as the table of contents, contributor profiles, book reviews and events listings.
U.S. faces high probability of recession, says PIMCO's Gross
Aug. 19 - PIMCO's Bill Gross says the likelihood of the U.S. falling back into recession is great, and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke could take steps to help the economy - but don't expect him to act in August.
Preschool Writing Activities
By starting with small symbols, learn how to teach your children
beginning writing skills in this educational video about language
Montessori methods. (02:23)
Fashion; or, life in New York. A comedy in five acts
This website contains a scanned copy of the comedy play Fashion; or, Life in New York. A Comedy, in Five Acts by Anna Cora Mowatt. The scanned copy is from the Walton and Mitchell edition which was published in London in 1850. Mowatt was a nineteenth century American author, public reader, playwright and actress. The play fashion is her best known work. The play was first produced at the Park Theatre, New York, in March, 1845. The play was intended as a good-natured satire upon some of
Timeline of the Origin of Slavery in America
Slavery and its legacy have shaped American history, from the Civil War to Reconstruction in the 1860's and 1870's to the struggle over civil rights a century later. This short video gives a timeline of the origin of slavery (Running Time 3:01).
University of Maryland Face Transplant Press Conference
The University of Maryland released details of the most extensive full face transplant completed to date, including both upper and lower jaws, teeth, and tongue. The 36-hour operation occurred on March 19-20, 2012 at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland Medical Center and involved a multi-disciplinary team of faculty physicians from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a team of over 150 nurses and professional staff. This video of the March 27 news
Susan Rogers - Music Cognition Clinic
Susan Rogers is an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the director of the Berklee Music Perception and Cognition Laboratory. Susan is the author and instructor of Music Cognition for Berklee Online. Music cognition explores the mental processes underlying musical behaviors and how emotion, environment, cognitive capacity, personality, individual differences, and other factors influence how we perceive music. Learn more at: http://online.berklee.edu/courses/music-cognition?pi
Plagiarism--A Student's Guide to Avoiding It
What plagiarism is--the different types. Examples of sources used incorrectly and then used correctly.
Researcher Dashboard pt.2
A screencast of the Researcher Dashboard developed by the University of Lincoln. http://orbital.blogs.lincoln.ac.uk
The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 10/10
History Channel - Documentary - The last stand of the 300 told through re-enactments and scholarly commentary. A quote from the movie: "The 300 Spartans were the Delta Force of the ancient world." Suitable for high school students.
L’intention de participer aux résultats – les clauses léonines (Vidéo) Atomic Bomb Test Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes Secretary Hank Paulson: "Hank: 5 Years from the Brink" | Talks at Google New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO? SAACS Students - Academic Spotlight War and peace. Leo Tolstoy Part 16 Job search On the secrets of human motivation - Richard Ryan
Footage of United States atomic bomb test in 1953
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
Secretary Hank Paulson joins us in conversation about his new documentary. HANK: 5 Years from the Brink tells the story of how Paulson worked to persuade banks, Congress, and presidential candidates to support a nearly $1 trillion rescue package for the U.S. financial system during a time of unimaginable pressure and economic uncertainty. Moderating the talk is Mary Grove, Director of Global Entrepreneurship Outreach.
Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Ambassador Roberto Azevêdo delivered a public lecture on the 17th of July 2014 at ANU entitled, New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO? Ambassador Azevêdo discussed where the WTO should go next and reflected on how trade issues might play into the G20 process — a timely discussion in the lead up to Australia's hosting of the G20 Summit in November. Ambassador Azevêdo is the sixth Director-General of the WTO. In 2008 he was
Missouri State University's Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society was recently recognized for its activities by the American Chemical Society. ACS recognizes successful student chapters for conducting exceptional programs and activities during the academic year. The award winning chapters, including Missouri State's, were recognized in the November/December issue of "In Chemistry" magazine and at the ACS Student Chapter Award ceremony held at the ACS National Meeting in San Diego
A 1956 movie version of Leo Tolstoy's literary masterpiece, War and
Peace, . This epic tale takes place during Napoleon's invasion of
Russia. part 16
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
World-renowned pscyhologist, Professor Richard Ryan talks about why video games are so addictive and why people can't wait for the weekend.
Atomic Bomb Test
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Secretary Hank Paulson: "Hank: 5 Years from the Brink" | Talks at Google
New momentum: can the success in Bali transform the WTO?
SAACS Students - Academic Spotlight
War and peace. Leo Tolstoy Part 16
On the secrets of human motivation - Richard Ryan