Fortress Europe: Pushing Back Unwanted Migrants
Marco Jacquemet, Associate Professor of Communication Studies, University of San Francisco. April 7, 2011
At War over Biotech Crops in Oregon
After many years practicing law, Esther McGinnis is now a researcher in Applied Plant Sciences at the University of Minnesota, specializing in biotechnology, law, and values. McGinnis will explain how Oregon's beet farmers came to be at the center of a national lawsuit, and examine how to protect the rights of both conventional and organic growers. She'll also summarize research comparing the environmental impacts of growing engineered and non-engineered sugar beets. Outreach in Biotechnology
Cultural and Resource Centers at Oregon State University
OSU's seven cultural and resource centers - http://oregonstate.edu/main/campus-diversity are for students and community members who are looking for safe environments where they can learn about issues of identity, culture, heritage, history and self expression. They're also places where the OSU community and the community at large can build relationships. Watch our video and see what the cultural and resource centers can offer you.
Undergraduate Research: Margaret-Rose Leung
Margaret-Rose was a presentation winner at the annual Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence event at Oregon State University.
New treatment for short-sightedness
Prof Helen Swarbrick discusses a new clinical technique for the treatment of myopia (or short-sightedness) that involves reshaping the cornea using a hard contact lens worn at night. For more information, visit the School of Optometry and Vision Science website: http://www.optom.unsw.edu.au/research/rokindex.html
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3. Plight of polar bears- The Steaming Toad with HG Nelson
To Subscribe to our new climate change comedy series go to http://www.youtube.com/steamingtoad Polar Bears are in hot water. Not only is the ice melting, making life difficult, but the bears are so far apart they are having trouble getting on the job with mates. As a stopgap, the Polars are cracking onto Brown Bears. Is this win/win for the bear community or the end for the big furry, toothy whites?
What is Evidence Based Practice?
This RLO introduces the concept of evidence based practice and explains, in outline, how evidence based practice is done.
Gall rhywbeth bach wneud gwahaniaeth mawr
Welsh translation of: Little things make a big difference. Mae'r adnodd dysgu ailddefnyddiadwy hwn yn seiliedig ar drafodaeth rhwng gweithiwr gofal iechyd a chleient gydag anableddau dysgu. Mae'n dangos pa mor bwysig yw hyd yn oed yr agweddau lleiaf ar gyfathrebu i greu trafodaeth gadarnhaol. Mae'r adnodd hwn a mwy ar gael ar "Y Porth", sef llwyfan e-ddysgu cydweithredol y sector addysg uwch cyfrwng Cymraeg http://www.porth.ac.uk/cy/
Support powerpoint sonorisé du chapitre 1 du cours de Thermodynamique Industrielle de l'Ecole des Mines de Nantes. Ce support sert de ressource à la réalisation d'un projet réel. 20 diapositives en anglais accompagnées d'un commentaire en français.
Tutorial Letter: General Information - Module One
In this module we will introduce you to concepts such as food security, food insecurity, nutrition security, livelihood security, food policies and programmes and the role of stakeholders and facilitators. You will gain the knowledge and skills required to gather information on many different levels, from the macro to the micro level. You will also, in time, become equipped to analyse community and household needs, understand the implications of policies and strategies for communities and househ
Changes in Ecosystems - by StudyJams
Ecosystems are constantly going through gradual changes. Sometimes those changes are natural, and sometimes they are caused by humans. Learn more about changes in an ecosystem with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Who is That?
Students will research an individual that they admire and present the information they find through an oral presentation to the class.
A state-of-the-art relative navigation system will be demonstrated on the STS-134 mission to the International Space Station called the Sensor Test for Orion Relative Navigation Risk Mitigation or STORRM. The goal of STORRM is to validate a new relative navigation sensor based on advanced laser and detector technology that will make docking and undocking to the International Space Station and other spacecraft easier and safer. The demonstration is a test-run of the technology, and the STS-134 cr
Objects made from Lego-like blocks
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/04/build-complex-objects-from-lego-like-blocks.html
Professor Hanna Yablonka - Choosing to Go Forward
Professor Hanna Yablonka - Historian, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel: After the Shoah- Choosing to Go Forward The 6th International Conference on Holocaust Education Teaching the Shoah -- Fighting the Racism and Prejudice Day 3 -- Thursday, July 10, 2008 Building a Better World -- The Legacy of the Survivors and Celebrating Israel in its 60th Year http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2008/index.asp
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
BIOL 315-01, Ecology, Lecture, Fall 2005
One objective of mine is for you to realize and appreciate the interactions of the biological world. These interactions take place between the biological components themselves and between the biological components and the physical world. Hopefully you will come to see that "everything affects everything else.",This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the instructor.