News Article Writing Process: Part 4
This one minute video is the last in this series about writing a news article. It uses a newspaper article and explains the importance of using quotes to make a story more interesting.
What performance indicators become prevalent in a recession?
Rob Goffee, Professor of Organisational Behaviour at London Business School discusses what the most common performance indicators are during a downturn, including the 'soft' indicators such as enjoying your job
Race to Nowhere: Strees and Students Film
Is the amount of daily stress that students deal with becoming too much to handle? This three minute video explains a bit about the demands put on students by standardized testing. Some hints at how to improve the situation are offered. The video is a promotion of Race to Nowhere.
Seasons Lesson for Kids (Interactive Game)
This short interactive game introduces the four different seasons (Winter, Summer, Spring, and Fall). Kids will learn about the four seasons of the year with this fun lesson plan. Voice is computerized, but information is usable. (2:42)
How the States Got Their Shapes Too
Was Roger Williams too pure for the Puritans, and what does that have to do with Rhode Island? Why did Augustine Herman take 10 years to complete the map that established Delaware? How did Rocky Mountain rogues help create the state of Colorado? All this and more is explained in Mark Stein's new book. Speaker Biography: Mark Stein is a playwright and screenwriter. His plays have been performed off-Broadway and at theaters throughout the country. Stein has also taught writing and drama at Americ
Faculty Advising Session: Public Interest
Faculty Advising Session: Public Interest
IDS336 Session 12 Spring 2012
Jazz in the Modern Era with Chet Hanley 04/10/12
Is There A Crisis in Public Education? Address by Diane Ravitch
On April 10, 2012, The University of Notre Dame hosted Diane Ravitch, Research Professor of Education at New York University, for an address titled "Is There a Crisis in Public Education?" as a part of the 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum. The 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum, "Reimagining School: To Nurture the Soul of a Nation," is a yearlong discussion to explore the profound and challenging questions that shape the national debate about K--12 education, which has a dramatic impact on the future of American
This video has information on how cultured pearls are produced. It starts with the reproduction of the oyster and ends with the collection of the cultured pearl and includes every step in between.
Ben Franklin the Ladies' Man
Ben Franklin had a passion for smart, beautiful women. In this video clip, learn about whether or not the truth supports the myth about his prolific romantic appetite. (3:17)
Benjamin Franklin's Secret Societies
While in England, Ben Franklin may have been a member of a secret underground society known as the Hellfire Club. In this video clip, learn more about Benjamin Franklin and the secrets behind his gatherings with the Hellfire Club. (3:16)
The Lego Lab: An automotive factory floor using Lego cars
At Auburn University, Legos are being used to design and build vehicles, with a twist -- they can be produced at a rate of 70 cars per hour in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering's new automotive manufacturing systems laboratory, located on the ground floor of the Shelby Center.
12.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** In Syrien ist die Frist zur Umsetzung der vom internationalen Sondergesandten Kofi Annan geforderten Waffenruhe abgelaufen. Seit sechs Uhr morgens Ortszeit sollen demnach die Kämpfe eingestellt sein. Nach ersten Berichten scheinen sich die Truppen von Präsident Baschar al-Assad und Oppositionelle daran zu halten. Die Regierung hatte am Mittwoch
Lesson #079, Thursday Ho mal di testa. = I have a headache. (I have bad of the head) Ho mal di gola. = I have a sore throat. (I have bad of the throat.) Ho mal di stomaco. = I have a stomach ache. ( I have bad of the stomach) Ho il raffreddore. = I have a cold. Ho l'influenza. = I have the flu. Ho la febbre. = I have a fever. Ho la tosse. = I have a cough. Mi fa male la gamba. = My leg hurts. (The leg does me bad) Mi fa male il braccio. = My arm hurts (The ar
Ho mal di testa. = I have a headache. (I have bad of the head)
Ho mal di gola. = I have a sore throat. (I have bad of the throat.)
Ho mal di stomaco. = I have a stomach ache. ( I have bad of the stomach)
Ho il raffreddore. = I have a cold.
Ho l'influenza. = I have the flu.
Ho la febbre. = I have a fever.
Ho la tosse. = I have a cough.
Mi fa male la gamba. = My leg hurts. (The leg does me bad)
Mi fa male il braccio. = My arm hurts (The ar
Jack Johnson's Music Lesson #2
Notable musician Jack Johnson performs his song "Mud Football" and shares one of the stories behind the lyrics. (3:05)
TED415 Session11 Spring 2012
Multicultural Education with Jeffrey Miller Guest Raymond Salas
Theodore Roosevelt's Presidency
In this video clip, trace Theodore Roosevelt's legacy of reforming deplorable labor conditions and preserving the American landscape. (3:01)
DC Environmental Film Festival 2012: Natural Resources/Unnatural Results Panel Discussion (Part 1)
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/global-goods-local-costs Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting presented five short films examining the impact of natural resources extraction on the environment, indigenous populations, public health and corporate responsibility. Discussion followed screenings, with filmmakers Stephen Sapienza and Nadja Drost, Amol Mehra, Coordinator of the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, and Daniel Baer, Deputy Assistant Secretary, US State Department B
Q and BA: Which moon has the best chance for life?
In this episode of Q and BA - my live video chat answering viewer questions - I talk about which moon in the solar system has the best chance for life: Titan, Europa, or Enceladus. For some reason, the aspect ratio of this video is a bit stretchy. It displays normally on my computer, but this happens sometimes when it uploads. I'll try to track this down and fix it...
MODELAGEM GEOM?TRICA NOS EST?GIOS INICIAIS DE APRENDIZAGEM DA PR?TICA PROJETUAL EM ARQUITETURA. GEOM
This work invests on delimitation of a Geometric Modeling study program directed to students at the initial stages of Architecture. It is considered that the studies promote a qualified control of the form based on recognition of parameters which define it, moreover it also allows the enlargement of the students geometric vocabulary, important to the architectural design activities. In this way, the program advances on the appropriation of new concepts which surround the investigations on archit