Architectural Design, Level III: A Student Center for MIT, Fall 2004
This studio will investigate the social, physiological and phenomenological elements of a student gathering place on the MIT campus. Whether it is simply for socializing or for more specific events, the student gathering place will serve as a refuge from the vigorous educational environment of the Institute, and reinforce the sense of "play" through a sensible organization of the program. The place will foster a casual discovery of a sense of "being": a reflection upon the student's own existenc
GoNU.TV - Get to Know Your Huskies - Women's Ice Hockey
Want to get to know your Huskies? Fans know what the team is like on the ice, but now we get to see what they're like off the ice. Find out who has the best dance moves and who rocks the best style. Through these exclusive one-on-one interviews. GoNU.TV has the inside scoop on all this and much more. This is something you definitely don't want to miss.
Queens presents "The Dos and Don's of Debriefing"
Shot in the Patient Simulation Lab at the Presbyterian School of Nursing at the Blair College of Health.
Abstract Thinking: An Introduction to Creative Thinking in Basic Design
This paper critically examines the nature of the dramatic increase in the number of students accepted in schools of architecture in Jordan, and the contradictory decrease in their artistic, creative, thought process, projects problem solving and other skills. The paper also reviews architectural curriculum and courses to identify weaknesses in handling the changes and ultimately within these constraints and in order to handle the students variable potentials, abilities and contradictions, certai
What Is Renaissance Art?
Art History Genres. The Renaissance period of art was full of great innovations as artists expanded their technical skills of making super-realistic images both in paint and in sculpture. This 2:22 video is a quick overview of the major artists of this period and the iconic images that were produced during this time. Insights into the reaction of the people at that time is touched upon and helps provide students with a better appreciation of what these men accomplished.
The old trauma of emigration will be a big theme at the upcoming Irish election, says Alan Barrett, an economist
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 18.02.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag– als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. BERLIN: Auch im Regierungslager wird von Verteidigungsminister zu Guttenberg eine persönliche Erklärung zu den immer neuen Plagiatsvorwürfen im Zusammenhang bei seiner Doktorarbeit erwartet. Unmittelbar nach seiner Rückkehr aus Afghanistan hatte Bundeskanzlerin Merkel ihn einbestellt und Erläuterungen verlangt.
Sewage Treatment Planter made of Recycled Air-fill Plastic Bottles
Contained sewage treatment planter using recycled plastic bottles Jamaica Earthship Expedition II - Dec 15, 2008 - Jan 9, 2009
Imagining MIT: Designing a Campus for the Twenty-First Century
After viewing William Mitchell’s presentation, viewers may wish to apply to MIT, or at the very least, take a campus tour, to experience up close the architecture he describes. Mitchell’s talk -- drawn from his recent book, Imagining MIT-- first skims the history of MIT’s classical, industry-minded buildings, then f
The History of MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Who better than Gary Hack to recount the colorful 75-year tale of the Department of Urban Studies and Planning? Associated with the department for more than half its life, and saturated with its lore, Hack reaches backward to describe the story’s “five acts,” and then forward to imagine the department
Martin Luther King, JR.
This 1:38 long video shows why Martin Luther King, Jr. was in Memphis and how his message changed over time. Why is connection with the White House was cut off my President Lyndon Johnson because of his lack of support for the Vietnam War. He then went to Memphis.
Morimoto Japanese Restaurant in NYC
Architect Tadao Ando designed the plastic bottle wall in the Morimoto Japanese Restaurant in NYC. The wall is free standing with two walls of water-fill bottles stacked neck to neck and secured by metal and wood framing structure. The bottles are filled with mineral water. LED lights light the center space between the bottles.
001 LIBER LATINUS IN USUM PUERORUM
Büsching, Anton Friedrich: Liber latinus in usum puerorum Latinam linguam discentium editus (1769) Chapter ONE Here is the link to a readable edition of the text on Europeana: http://tinyurl.com/4r8bl6b This is an elementary school textbook, covering all the basic topics that would be studied nowadays in secondary school - Biology, Geography,etc. The Latin is clear and matter of fact - the text provides good material fo
It is essential to lay a solid foundation in mathematics if a student is to be competitive in today’s global market. The importance of algebra, in particular, cannot be overstated as it is the basis of all mathematical modeling used in applications found in all disciplines. Traditionally, the study of algebra is separated into a two parts, Elementary and Intermediate Algebra. This textbook by John Redden, Elementary Algebra, is the first part written in a clear and concise manner, making no a
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Kunstcluedo In deze bijdrage staat beschreven hoe je kunstcluedo kan spelen. Leerlingen gaan in groepjes op zoek naar tips die verborgen zitten in schilderijen. Het doel van het spel is om als eerste te ontdekken wie de moordenaar is van de kunstenaar (in dit …
In deze bijdrage staat beschreven hoe je kunstcluedo kan spelen. Leerlingen gaan in groepjes op zoek naar tips die verborgen zitten in schilderijen. Het doel van het spel is om als eerste te ontdekken wie de moordenaar is van de kunstenaar (in dit …
Poroshenko: "I want peace, and I will make Ukraine united"
New Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko vows to unite Ukraine, while keeping the country on a path to Europe and refusing to give up Crimea. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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.
The Status of Domestic Amnesties in International Criminal Law
Presentation 1 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference.
Why Polar Bears Don't Eat Penguins (Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears Podcast Episode 2)
Dr. Ross MacPhee, curator and researcher at the American Museum of Natural History discusses mammals in this episode. Dr. MacPhee provides content background on the mammals, both past and present of the polar regions, and defines some basic ideas on Arctic mammals, as well as current means of studying mammals in the field.
Word Seeker is a classic concentration game that helps children learn word skills. The object of the game is to match the first word with the second word that is exactly the same, a synonym, an antonym, or a homonym. The game begins with eighteen blocks faced down. The user clicks on a block to reveal the hidden word. Subsequently the user selects another block to reveal its hidden word. If the words match, the two blocks disappear. Otherwise, the blocks reset to their hidden states. Match all n