Hurricane Irene's girth ensures major U.S. Northeast impact
Aug. 25 - NOAA National Hurricane Director Bill Read says Hurricane Irene will impact all major metropolitan areas along the U.S. Northeast corridor.
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
The Olympic Legacy: How London 2012 changed the women's game
Arsenal and England defender Casey Stoney and Director of the National Game and Women's Football Kelly Simmons discuss how London 2012 changed the women's game. Panel introduced by Professor Wyn Morgan and chaired by Dr Eleanor Forward. The afternoon also featured a training session for local teams. This was run by Andrew Leith and Emma White from Nottingham Forest Ladies and Kevin Sanders and Jamie Thompson from Nottinghamshire Football Association. This event was held on the 29 May 2014 as
Ayn Rand, the Financial Crisis and the Age of Selfishness [Audio]
Speaker(s): Darryl Cunningham | An illustrated lecture by graphic journalist Darryl Cunningham based on his new book, Supercrash: How To Hijack The Global Economy, which traces the roots of our age of selfishness, the origins of the 2008 financial crisis and its consequences. He discusses who was to blame and how they got clean away with it. Darryl Cunningham (AcmeDarryl) is a cartoonist whose speciality is graphic journalism, investigating hard hitting topics in comic book form. He is the autho
PTC 620: Proposal Writing
In any organization, your success depends on your ability to write persuasively. Today, proposal writing is an industry: divisions of organizations are devoted to a single aim: to win competitive awards through compelling documents. This course will prepare you for your role in that challenging world. We will begin by exploring theories of persuasion from ancient to contemporary times, and we will continue our study through modern theories of stakeholder analysis. With this overview in mind, we
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
3.2.6 Achieving your goals Now that you have established what you intend to do and identified specific targets to achieve them, think about how you can meet your targets, taking into account what you are trying to do and looking carefully at the most effective way to do it. This might be by attending a training course or skills workshop, prioritising your time differently, taking an active part in e-tutorials, or checking out resources and giving yourself time to practise new ways of working. Take into account th
Now that you have established what you intend to do and identified specific targets to achieve them, think about how you can meet your targets, taking into account what you are trying to do and looking carefully at the most effective way to do it. This might be by attending a training course or skills workshop, prioritising your time differently, taking an active part in e-tutorials, or checking out resources and giving yourself time to practise new ways of working.
Take into account th
Evolving board evaluation fuctions for a complex strategy game
The development of board evaluation functions for complex strategy games has been approached in a variety of ways. The analysis of game interactions is recognized as a valid analogy to common real-world problems, which often present difficulty in designing algorithms to solve them. Genetic programming, as a branch of evolutionary computation,provides advantages over traditional algorithms in solving these complex real-world problems in speed, robustness and flexibility. This thesis attempts to a
Virtual Heart App for iPad
'Virtual Heart lets you explore multiple real-time views of the human heart, using the same highly realistic visual elements as the iconic Giant Heart at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. This vibrant 13-foot-tall animated heart from MSI's YOU! The Experience is now also available in convenient iPad size.Take a visual and educational touchscreen journey through the beating heart, developed in collaboration with XVIVO Scientific Animation. Choose from an external view or three internal
To The Garden
It's never too early to start little ones on healthful eating habits. Ask Nina and Jeff, two energetic mini-monsters who live in a garden full of wonderfully nutritious goodies. "What is that orange thing buried in the ground?" "What are those red balls doing up in that tree?" They plant, hoe, harvest, and picnic their way to teaching kids the importance of fresh produce for a healthy diet.
2014 Tech Day - Is There Life Out There? - Sara Seager
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Jehovah Witness History & Beliefs (9/9)
William & Joan Cetnar discuss their involvement in the Jehovah Witness's and their beliefs in comparison with Christianity.
The Oregon State University Advantage
The Oregon State University Advantage connects business with faculty expertise, student talent and world-class facilities to research solutions, bring ideas to market and launch companies. We are your link to resources that can help drive bottom-line business success, solve problems, commercialize innovations and launch companies. Partner with us to draw from a talent pool of career-ready graduates and access our world-class faculty, research facilities and innovations. Your company will realiz
David Gonski talks innovation with Michael Crouch
UNSW Chancellor, philanthropist and leading businessman David Gonski, AC, talks with Midgeon Holdings Chairman Michael Crouch about what defines innovation, and why business needs to support universities to produce a new generation of innovative thinkers. The Michael Crouch Innovation Centre will open at UNSW in 2015.
College of Charleston Alumni Weekend featuring "A Charleston Affair" 2014
Join the College of Charleston Alumni Association in its countdown to Alumni Weekend, Friday, May 2nd -- Sunday May 4th, 2014. This year will feature TWO A Charleston Affairs: Saturday, May 3rd and Sunday May 4th. It's time to come home and celebrate with your College of Charleston family and let your inner star SHINE ON! Find out more: http://acaweekend.cofc.edu
IDS350 Session 4 Fall 2011
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UA Celebrates the Year of the Horse with Festival
To ring in the Chinese new year and celebrate the year of the horse, the Confucius Center at the University of Arizona co-hosted a festival at Centennial Hall. Performances at the Chinese New Year Festival included traditional and contemporary dance, martial arts displays, children's choirs and music by the Purple Bamboo Ensemble, the performing group of the UA Asian Music Club.
IPL: Photosystem II: how plants use sunlight to give us oxygen, food and fuel
Professor Julian Eaton-Rye's Inaugural Professorial Lecture. Tuesday, 10 December 2013.
Ryan Holiday: "The Obstacle is the Way" | Authors at Google
Ryan Holiday visited Google LA to discuss his book "The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumphs." This talk took place on May 28, 2014.