Bono helps Desmond Tutu celebrate 80th birthday
Oct. 10 - South Africa's Archbishop Desmond Tutu attends a church services at St. George's Cathedral for his birthday. Alicia Powell reports.
Jolie in Libya to help displaced
Angelina Jolie in Misrata to show solidarity with Libyan people, highlight plight of refugees and displaced.
Greek musician Yanni adopts panda.
Greek musician Yanni adopts panda baby in China. Mike Davidson reports.
Fed thinks hard about next steps
Oct 12 - Newly released minutes of the Federal Reserve's most recent Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting reveal Fed officials discussed a range of tools to ease monetary policy with considerable dissent about how much action- if any- to take. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Wealth Strategies: Russell eyes ETF evolution as funds debut
Oct. 12 - Russell Investments' head of global ETFs Jim Polisson shares his outlook for fund flows and performance of ETFs for the rest of the year, and describes Russell's efforts to ramp up its share of the ETF market.
Street-by-street fighting in Sirte
Oct. 12 - At least four National Transitional Council fighters are killed in close-range battles with Gaddafi loyalists holding out in two areas of the Libyan city. Sarah Irwin reports.
Felix TV: The Gawker Showdown
Felix Salmon takes us inside an exclusive party at Gawker Headquarters where Gawker Media Network founder Nick Denton pays up after betting his sites' pageviews would rebound after a controversial redesign in February 2011.
Ex rogue trader offers cautionary tale
Oct. 13 - Former rogue trader turned motivational speaker and author, Jordan Belfort, says his memoir, "The Wolf of Wall Street", should be taken as a cautionary tale. Cathy Yang reports.
Differences in STEM Baccalaureate Attainment by Ethnicity
Kimberly Koledoye, John R. Slate, Sheila Joyner
In this study, we examined the extent to which differences were present in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) baccalaureate a
The Puzzle of the Amulet of Amagansett
In this video segment from Cyberchase, Wicked and Digit use what they know about fractions to figure out how many jewels are missing from the Amulet of Amagansett.
13.10.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die führenden deutschen Wirtschaftsforschungsinstitute sehen die Bundesrepublik vor einer harten konjunkturellen Bremsung. Eine Rezession könne aber knapp vermieden werden, wenn die europäischen Regierungen es schafften, die Euro-Schuldenkrise einzudämmen, heißt es im Herbstgutachten der Ökonomen, aus dem
Newbie Lesson S4 #28 - Learn This Japanese Before it’s Too Late!
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You ask business representatives a lot of questions. But, I’ll bet that one you ask all the time is, “What are your hours?” In Japan, you’ll find yourself needing to ask this important question frequently. More importantly, you’ll need to understand the person’s reply. This newbie Japanese lesson makes it easy for [...]
Living in Moscow: An Overview
Moscow, a city of contrast and rapid development, has thrown open its doors to business and tourism alike since the collapse of the Soviet Empire. This 3:45 long video provides a quick overview of the city and its change over time. The emphasis on the current Moscow.
Google profits soar, dip at JPMorgan
Oct 13 - Summary of business headlines: Google and JP Morgan Chase release third-quarter earnings; Research in Motion says BlackBerry outage over; Stocks mostly lower on global economy jitters. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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Lower Intermediate S6 #23 - Making Extra Formal Japanese Requests
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your friends want to go away for the weekend to relax, and they suggest that you visit a resort with hot springs. You’ve never been to a hot spring, and you don’t even know what a hot spring is, but it sounds like fun. When you meet up, your friend hands [...]
U.S. unveils new mortgage help
Oct 24 - Summary of business headlines: New mortgage help for troubled U.S. homeowners; Netflix tops forecast; Growing global demand lifts Caterpillar's results; FedEx predicts spike in holiday shipping; Stocks rally on earnings, Europe optimism. Conway Gittens reports.
Greek protesters clash with police
Oct. 19 - Greece shuts down as thousands of angry demonstrators protest a new austerity bill, ahead of a parliamentary austerity vote and crucial EU summit. Kirsty Basset reports.
"Introduction to Design Inquiry, Fall 2001"
" Introduction to Design Inquiry explores the nature and exercise of design intelligence. It aims to open avenues for further research and, along them, to open vistas on the teaching of design and on more mindful professional design practices. We see design as processes located in individuals and groups, shaped by the formation and experience of each individual and by the characteristics of the groups that play a role in the design process. People construct the worlds they inhabit out of what th
pg 2 - 8 Collar - Via Latina
Collar's 'Via Latina' was once considered an introductory Latin reader - back in the days when students had many more hours of tuition than nowadays, and when expectations were much higher. It would nowadays suit an intermediate - advanced student. The first section re-tells the story of the Argonauts, using the same text ( with subtle variations in language here and there) to the text in Sanford and Scott's Junior Reader. The rest of the reader contains new material. The pdf is available o