Acids and Bases: Kitchen Chemistry
In this interactive activity from the ZOOM Web site, search for chemistry clues and experiment with acids and bases in a virtual kitchen.
Technologies for Creative Learning In this week's Pogue's Post, David Pogue covers the rise of do-it-yourself software from Google's App Inventor to MIT's own Scratch. The possibilities for both teaching and learning open
In this week's Pogue's Post, David Pogue covers the rise of do-it-yourself software from Google's App Inventor to MIT's own Scratch.
The possibilities for both teaching and learning open
Personality and values
Welcome to ‘Personality and Values’, one of several ‘Futures’ workbooks, which help you choose and prepare a career route after graduation. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your personality type and work values as a step toward choosing work
Leaping Beauty- 1960's Version, Fractured Fairy Tales
Animated Video- The original fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty is changed to the new tale of Leaping Beauty. Beauty steps on a witch's toe, and the witch changes her into a bore who talkes everyone to sleep. Having bored everyone in her village with all of her talking, she is banished to the forest with the wild boars. Her spell is finally broken when her prince, in the forest hunting wild boars, accidentally kisses her! Everyone lives happily ever after, except the witch. Narrated by E
FACES: Dr. Donald Boomgaarden (Loyola University)
Dr. Donald Boomgaarden is Dean of the College of Music and Fine Arts at Loyola University in New Orleans. A DMC alumnus, Dr. Boomgaarden recently returned to perform at Del Mar College and shared some thoughts on his experience at the College.
One Falls for Each of Us: The Prototyping of Tragedy
Brenda Brathwaite delivers her talk at the Art History of Games Symposium on February 6, 2010 in the High Museum of Art's Rich Auditorium on the campus of the Woodruff Arts Center, in midtown Atlanta. The symposium was presented by Georgia Tech and the Savannah College of Art and Design. Incorporating 20,000 wooden figurines, incense and dozens of leather hides, Brenda Brathwaite's latest game is One Falls for Each of Us. Currently in development, it is the fourth game in the Mechanic is the Me
Keynote Panel Discussion: John Romero, Christiane Paul, Harvey Smith, Richard Lemarchand
Keynote Panel Discussion at the Art History of Games Symposium on February 6, 2010 in the High Museum of Art's Rich Auditorium on the campus of the Woodruff Arts Center, in midtown Atlanta. The discussion was moderated by Ian Bogost. The symposium was presented by Georgia Tech and the Savannah College of Art and Design. Materials hosted by SMARTech, Georgia Tech's institutional repository, http://smartech.gatech.edu/.
Carnegie Mellon in Silicon Valley - Academics
Recognized for its world-class education in arts and technology programs, collaboration across disciplines and innovative leadership, Carnegie Mellon is consistently a top-ranked university. CMU in Silicon Valley offers a unique learning opportunity for working professionals and those interested in entrepreneurship and innovation. The learn-by-doing methodology that students are exposed to provides them with the hands-on skills that make them sought after competitors in the software industry. P
Iraq's Muqtada Sadr casts vote in parliamentary elections
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Muqtada Sadr casts his vote in Najaf to elect the country's new parliament, as Iraqi leaders and officials vote in Baghdad. Deborah Lutterbeck 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
U.S. Morning Call: Morgan Stanley, Facebook 'in a relationship'
Aug 24 - Eight of the top nine U.S. mutual funds run by Morgan Stanley's asset management arm have disproportionately high investments in Facebook, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art - 39th Annual Florida Watercolor Society Exhibition - PSA
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege 39th Annual Florida Watercolor Society Exhibition September 12 - November 7, 2010 Currently on display is the 39th Annual Florida Watercolor Society Exhibition. The show is juried by water media artist Carrie Burns Brown of the National Watercolor Society. The exhibition includes 100 artworks selected from more than 650 entries from artists throughout Florida. The Florida Watercolor Society is one of the largest and finest watercolor societies i
The Legend of Granny Heitz
UPDATE: Includes archival video footage of the Granny Girls on the sidelines of a Matador football game and other small changes. (This re-edit was shown at the 2010 Matador Hall of Fame, where Granny was inducted posthumously as CSUN's #1 fan.) --- ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION: A biographical tribute video for Dorothea "Granny" Heitz, produced for the Volunteer Service Awards by the California State University Northridge Alumni Assocation. Directed, adapted for the screen & edited by Krishna Narayanamu
Coming Soon: Valley Performing Arts Center
In anticipation of the VPAC's opening in January 2011, this video blends construction footage (shot March 2010) with artist renderings of the completed center. Produced as a web exclusive video for: http://www.northridgemagazine.com For more info on the Valley Performing Arts Center, visit: http://www.valleypeformingartscenter.com directed, shot and edited by Krishna Narayanamurti written & produced by David Mascarina and Brenda Roberts executive producers: Vance Peterson, Gailya Brown, Ligei
Multidisciplinary System Design Optimization, Spring 2004
This course is mainly focused on the quantitative aspects of design and presents a unifying framework called "Multidisciplinary System Design Optimization" (MSDO). The objective of the course is to present tools and methodologies for performing system optimization in a multidisciplinary design context, focusing on three aspects of the problem: (i) The multidisciplinary character of engineering systems, (ii) design of these complex systems, and (iii) tools for optimization.
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
A theory of menopause
Professor Aloysius Siow, visiting IAS Professor explains a theory of menopause.
Locust Walk Arts Fair
On September 29, 2010, representatives from more than two dozen Philadelphia-area arts and cultural institutions came to the University of Pennsylvania campus for the Locust Walk Arts Fair 2010. They offered free promotional items, ticket discounts for area college students and information about the myriad arts and cultural attractions in and around the city.
Ian Scoones interviewed by the BBC on Zimbabwe's land reform ten years on: new study dispels the myt
A major new study published by IDS this week asks what has happened in the ten years since large areas of Zimbabwe's commercial farm land were invaded by land-hungry villagers - and it challenges the view that land reform was an unmitigated disaster.
Chancz Perry, SFU fine arts and criminology graduate, conveys social justice and relationship issues through dance in this six-minute movie. Charming and lighthearted, this lively short uses an energetic movement vocabulary that pulls from both jazz and contemporary dance in order to examine a typical day in the life of a pair of urban dwellers. Two dancers move through a vibrant animated world accompanied by an upbeat percussive soundtrack. Will they find love in the city? Or will they remain t
Burma Votes 2010 - 2 - Special post-poll update
'Burma votes 2010' presenter Nicholas Farrelly gives a special post-poll update to the vod and podcast series. This episode was recorded on 9 November 2010 and in the second in the series. 'Burma votes 2010' brings together experts to discuss and analyse the poll and the political landscape ahead of and after the election day. If you have questions or comments for the team you can leave them here or join in the conversation at asiapacific.anu.edu.au/newmandala