Cities Under Siege
Cities have become the new battleground of our increasingly urban world. From the slums of the global South to the wealthy financial centres of the West, Cities Under Siege traces how political violence now operates through the sites, spaces, infrastructures and symbols of the world's rapidly expanding metropolitan areas. Drawing on a wealth of original research, Graham shows how Western and Israeli militaries and security forces now perceive all urban terrain as a real or imagined conflict zone
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Roasted Red Grape, Octopus, and Fingerling Potato Salad
Octopus is cooked sous vide, then grilled and tossed with flat-leaf parsley, green olives, lemon zest, lime juice, good quality olive oil, and roasted fingerling potatoes. Chef Scott Samuel of the Culinary Institute of America was asked to develop some contemporary recipes with California table grapes. Download a printer-friendly copy of the recipe at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/grapes/recipes.html
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Sebastien Laplante 2_18_11.MP4
The Northeastern men's hockey team involved itself in another knock-down drag out fight with the No. 1 team in the country in Boston College on Friday night at Conte Forum. The Huskies and Eagles skated to a 7-7 draw despite all the electricity. Sebastien Laplante addressed the media following the game.
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Clemson University Town Hall Meeting
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A lecture by Univ. Prof. Josef Eitzinger, Institute of Meteorology, University of Agricultural Sciences, Vienna
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Myeloid Leukemias: A Model for Molecular Diagnostics and Targeted Cancer Therapy - Jerald Radich, MD
Modern molecular biology can be used to define prognostic groups and be used to follow disease response. In this lecture from the Lab Medicine Grand Rounds series, you will see the use of myeloid leukemias (acute myeloid and chronic myeloid leukemia) as models for the application of molecular diagnostics in clinical research and practice. (Series: Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds)
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Events for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnicity Students
We are committed to ensuring that the best students, irrespective of their backgrounds, are encouraged to apply to study at the University of Cambridge, and we organise a number of free one-day events and summer schools aimed at BAME students to give them a taster of what undergraduate life at the University is like. Take a look at our video to see what last year's participants thought of the events hosted specifically for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students. Find out more at http://www.c
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FORMATIC – Paris 2011 - Méthodes et outils de l’e-santé au bénéfice des malades.

La France se trouve confrontée à des modifications démographiques importantes : l’allongement de la durée de vie, les perspectives de croissance du nombre des personnes âgées dépendantes et la démographie médicale corrélés à l’augmentation des dépenses de santé au niveau national, rendent inéluctable le développement des services e-santé notamment à domicile. A ce titre, le Centre e-Santé, créé en mars 2010 par le CHU de Toulouse, les pôles de compétitivité Aeros
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FORMATIC – Paris 2011 – L’opération VDI du nouvel hôpital du CHAC

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Atelier 1 : « TIC et pratiques innovantes au sein des structures de santé »
Le Centre Hospitalier Alès-Cévennes a prévu de mettre en œuvre plusieurs outils utilisant les TIC. Ils constituent un enjeu vital dans la mesure où l’ouverture du nouvel hôpital exigera leur recours nécessaire pour assurer une prise en charge adaptée des patients, et ce, pour chaque secteur de soin considéré.
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CO 1069-37

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Description: Visit of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to the Gold Coast Colony 1925

Location: Ghana

Date: 1925

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Assessing the Biological Weapons and Bioterrorism Threat
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Max Boot, 2003 Nimitz Speaker: Does America Need an Empire?
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Teaching about Thanksgiving
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Interlinked Challenges
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