Open Classroom Series 11-03-10 #6
Open Classroom Series 11-03-10 Policy Advice to the Governor Post-Election Analysis William Mayer, Paul Watanabe, and Michael Dukakis
Kabul airport attack ends
Militant attack on Kabul International Airport ends after gun battle with Afghan forces. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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 topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained i
Fuel-laden container adrift off Canada
A Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tonnes of oil is adrift in rough seas off Canada's British Columbia coast. Rough cut, no reporter narration. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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 topics including business, financial, national, and international news.
Agricultural Science and Policy II
Highlights of this course include: Major biological, chemical, and physical components of the agricultural systems The scientific basis for understanding these systems and their management How science has influenced policies related to agriculture, food safety, and the environment in the United States How the policies have evolved over time in the US What has worked and what has not; the reasons and the consequences What other factors influence policies beyond science How we link what we learn t
Agricultural Science and Policy I
Highlights of this course include: Major biological, chemical and physical components of the agricultural systems The scientific basis for understanding these systems and their management How has science influenced policies related to agriculture, food safety and environment in the United States? How have the policies evolved over time in the US? What has worked and what has not; what are the reasons and what are the consequences? Beyond science, what other factors influence policies? How do we
Three More For The Road
In a trio of mini-talks, Arnold Barnett applies statistical analysis to some of society’s most confounding challenges. He first takes up the minority achievement gap -- the apparent under-performance of black and Hispanic students on standardized tests in comparison to white and Asian students.
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History of Boston Transportation
Fred Salvucci ponders the role of contingency in history, and in the evolution of Boston and its transportation system. He starts from the time the glaciers pulled back from Boston, leaving a soggy near-island and a river for the first white settlers to contend with. “The reason the city is here because
The digital architecture of tomorrow
This paper presents an ongoing research project about the development of the materials and fabrication techniques for a fundamentally new class of architectural composite. This type of composite, which is a representative example of an even broader class of smart architectural material, has the potential to change the design and function of an architectural structure or living environment. As of today, this kind of composite does not exist. Once completed, this will be the first technology on i
MJ Jacobsen encourages students to continue evolving their skills
MJ Jacobsen, Senior Vice President of Communications for National Geographic Society, delivered the commencement address at Elon's Mater of Arts in Interactive Media Commencement Ceremony on May 22, 2014. Read more: http://bit.ly/1nzHPvf.
Episode 143: What's new in Azure SDK 2.3 with Dan Fernandez | Microsoft Azure Cloud Cover Show In this episode Nick Harris and Chris Risner are joined by Dan Fernandez, Principal PM Manager on the Cloud Platform Tools team. During this episode Dan demonstrates his top ten new features of the Azure SDK 2.3 and Visual Studio 2013 update 2 release including:
In this episode Nick Harris and Chris Risner are joined by Dan Fernandez, Principal PM Manager on the Cloud Platform Tools team. During this episode Dan demonstrates his top ten new features of the Azure SDK 2.3 and Visual Studio 2013 update 2 release including:
Advanced Course on Basic Phenomenon of Liquid/Solid Phase Change
This course introduces transferring phenomenon of thermal energy related to phase change between liquid and solid, macroscopically and microscopically. Applications in engineering field related to it is also introduced.
Doctoral Studies at Cranfield -- My View: Diana Danziger
Diana Danziger introduces herself, her research topic around mindful leadership and explains what led to her pursuing a PhD at Cranfield School of Management.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
"Why do you ECU online?" (Cary, Charlotte, Kinston)
Tomorrow starts here.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
A view from Turkey: Muslim Theologians - On Working for Peace
A view from Turkey: Muslim Theologians - On Working for Peace
Martin B. Steed, DDS Physician Profile
Dr. Steed began his professional career at the Emory University School of Medicine in 2004, and was full time faculty there until 2013. He then moved to his present position as Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Steed's clinical and research interests include microsurgical repair of oral nerve injuries, virtual surgical planning, orthognathic and maxillofacial trauma surgery.
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009/10 This module looks at the role of the law in regulating business in the interests of consumers. Suitable for: Second and final year undergraduates Professor P.R Cartwright, School of Law Peter Cartwright has been Professor of Consumer Protection Law at the University of Nottingham since 2004. He previously worked at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, where he obtained his
NCPACS: Guns, gun control and combating hypermasculinity in Aotearoa-New Zealand
In this conversation Tim Ashton, a former member of the Armed Offenders and Special Tactics group in the New Zealand Police force, talks with Professor Kevin Clements about guns, gun control and combating hypermasculinity in Aotearoa-New Zealand. In 1990 Tim was one of the Special Tactics team that shot David Gray in Aramoana. Over the course of his career he has been involved in many incidents where offenders have taken their own lives after killing others, including partners and children. Tim