2012 Orientation Slideshow Session 7
Slideshow of pictures taken during the Orientation and Registration session on July 30, 2012.
Regional Night: Chile
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform July 14, 2012. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Counting to Twenty Tennis Match With Big Bird
Big Bird and Tony Danza take part in a Sesame Street tennis match in. They count from 1-20 as the ball is hit back and forth. Big Bird wins the match after hitting the ball the 20th time. (1:48)
GS-10: Guided edit mode
Learn how to use the Guided Edit mode. Guided Edit walks you through some basic editing tasks as well as some of the neat features in Elements. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
Semi-automatic control system for hydraulic shovel
A semi-automatic control system for a hydraulic shovel has been developed. Using this system, unskilled operators can operate a hydraulic shovel easily and accurately. A mathematical control model of a hydraulic shovel with a controller was constructed and a control algorithm was developed by simulation. This algorithm was applied to a hydraulic shovel and its effectiveness was evaluated. High control accuracy and high-stability performance were achieved by feedback plus feedforward control, non
Who Wears These Shoes?: Group Activity--Building Comprehension by Making Inferences (Virtual Tour)
Students build skills essential to reading comprehension by inferring who wore a given pair of shoes and providing evidence to support their ideas.This is a great resource to help enhance literacy instruction in the classroom. (1:11)
The Daily Five: Fostering Literacy Independence in Third and Fourth Grade (Virtual Tour)
The Daily Five is described and how each component is used in the classroom. Selecting Good Fit books are discussed. Students use word collectors to record new words and use them in their writing. This is a great resource to help enhance and to expand literacy instruction in the classroom. (2:03)
UK data lurches towards crisis levels
Aug. 1 - UK gloom deepens as the latest manufacturing PMI numbers fall far more than expected and approach crisis levels. Markit Chief Economist Chris Williamson gives us the lowdown.
Pesticides and Herbicides: A Growing Concern (Webinar)
By: Chrom Solutions This webinar describes using suppressed ion chromatography--mass spectrometry (IC-MS/MS) for glyphosate (a widely used broad-spectrum herbicide) analysis with the result that required reporting limits can be achieved without time-consuming derivatization. In addition, a validated extraction method for weathered toxaphene (banned since 1990) and its degradation products in fish tissues using Accelerated Solvent Extraction is also discussed. Speakers: Diana Burdette (US EPA R4
Super Yoga Plans- Solving One-Step Equations - Khan Academy
Sal solves one-step equations to see how many sessions can be attended in a yoga program. (07:40)
Summer 2012 Commencement
Graduates from all colleges collect their diplomas during the Summer 2012 Commencement ceremony.
Department Head Invitation - Computer Science 50th anniversary at Purdue University
Come join the celebration of 50 years of computer science at Purdue University. October 5, 2012
IBM Blue Gene/Q Supercomputer Unveiled
The University of Rochester is one of the first academic institutions in the nation to receive the next generation of IBM's high performance supercomputers. The new system -- called the Blue Gene/Q -- is one of most powerful and efficient computer systems in the world and will be part of a new center at the University of Rochester dedicated to health research. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and other members of the state delegation were on hand for the public unveiling of the Blue Gene/Q, house
Going for the gold
Northeastern swimmer Kelley Becherer, '15, who is legally blind, will represent the United States in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London in September. It will mark her third trip in a row to the Paralympics. In this video, Kelly discusses her love for competing on the world's biggest stage and her desire to overcome her challenges in the pursuit of success.
RMM - Getting ready for the Worlds
RMM sets bar at North Berwick Highland Games. The week before the Worlds, SFU's RMM bands perform at the North Berwick Highland Games.
Basic Triangle Proofs Module, Example 2 - Khan Academy
Sal offers another example of a proof using congruent triangles. (02:53)
Euro Crisis Watch: Spain has time to wait on EU aid
Aug. 6 - Spain's Economy minister says Madrid has time to wait for clarity on what a full bailout would require. Laurence Mutkin of Morgan Stanley joins Reuters to discuss the latest on the debt crisis.
LapHand - Flexural Laparoscopic Grasper 2010 - 2011 2.75 / 2.753 Class Project Medical Device Design: LapHand - Alternative to laparoscopic graspers for manipulating large tissue masses without pinching. Team: Harry O&rsqu
2010 - 2011 2.75 / 2.753 Class Project
Medical Device Design: LapHand - Alternative to laparoscopic graspers for manipulating large tissue masses without pinching.
Team: Harry O&rsqu