U.S. Day Ahead: Bernanke speaks, no new twists seen
Nov. 1 - The FOMC concludes its two-day policy meeting with a news conference from Fed Chair Ben Bernanke, but Reuters Correspondent Mark Felsenthal does not expect him to outline any major policy shifts.
Photo Slideshow: UA Alumni Employees
Being a Wildcat: It's in your blood. Some UA alumni are now prominent employees who have served their alma mater for many years.
Iraqis protest lack of services and widespread corruption
Sept. 9 - Hundreds of Iraqis take to the streets to protest flagging basic services and widespread corruption. Sunita Rappai reports.
What Will Keep Our Food Safe? Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys. Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys.
Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Adolescent Health and Development
The course consists of lectures, readings, discussions, panels of guest speakers, group and individual projects. The purpose of the lectures, readings, discussion and panels of guest speakers is to explore a variety of aspects of adolescence and adolescent health. The group and individual projects are meant to help students develop skills to work in multi-disciplinary teams and analyze adolescent health concerns through conceptual frameworks and recommend effective solutions through intervention
CNN Tribute to Steve Jobs
This is a CNN, seven-minute tribute and timeline for Steve Jobs, the visionary leader of Apple.
Now for another amazing safety video featuring Purdue Pete! Today's topic: Fire alarm evacuation procedures.
The Seven Seas - Episode #2 France
The Seven Seas: Arts and Cultures of ECU is a student produced program for East Carolina University. The show examines cultures and arts from around the world. This week's show visits the country of France. Our guests include Dr. Marylaura Papalas and Dr. Anne-Helen Miller, Professors in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. Dr. Papalas will discuss the contemporary culture of modern France and Dr. Miller will discuss the history and art of the Palace of Versailles.
Setting in a Story - Free English Video by Brightstorm
In literature, a setting is the time and location in which a story takes place. This video explains how to analyze a setting. When asked to analyze a setting it's important to ask how the story would be different if it took place somewhere else. (2:51)
Marsh Fork Elementary
Meet the children of Marsh Fork Elementary in Sundial, West Virginia. The very coal mining that supports the community also threatens the local students. Professor Charlie brings awareness to this potentially dangerous situation of living so close to one of America's biggest coal mines. (4:44)
Decarbonising Britain [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr David Kennedy | The UK has an aggressive plan to decarbonise its economy by 34 per cent in 2020, 50 per cent in 2027 and 80 per cent in 2050. This lecture will look at the economic, technical and policy challenges of achieving these targets. David Kennedy is chief executive of the Committee on Climate Change. He is also a visiting senior fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. This lecture is part of ESRC Festival of Social Science.
Felix TV: Does more people mean more poverty?
As the world population hits the 7 billion mark, Reuters Finance blogger Felix Salmon dives into the numbers to find out, does a bigger population bring more poverty?
Jobs of 2020 - UT Professor Shares Insight
The Rhubarb Triangle
This is an interactive learning resource book targeted at families who want to learn together and improve their basic English and maths abilities.
Data analysis: as real world as it gets
In Data Analysis: As Real World As It Gets, we feature resources for teaching about data and statistics as supported by the NCTM Standards (NCTM, 2000). Data collection and analysis can be an avenue into the meaningful mathematics and problem-solving skills needed by students in the twenty-first century. And an answer to the student question, Why do we have to study math? can be found when teaching mathematics with a real-world statistics approach.
T.C. Myers and Bros. Milling Co., Epsom, Indiana
Thomas C. Myers was born in 1866 and worked in the milling and mercantile business at various points with his brothers Charles and Alfred. For twenty-six years they operated a saw mill as well as building the first flour mill near their hometown of Epsom.,Daviess County Journey,Addressed to: Miss Gertrude Dobbins, 1221 Pleasant St., Indianapolis, Indiana. Message: My Dear Gertrude: Received your card the other day. Epsom has made several improvements since you were here. No, I have never taught.
Pleasant Mills Covered Bridge over St. Mary's River in Adams County, Indiana
Built in 1882, the Pleasant Mills Covered Bridge was a single span Howe Truss structure that crossed the St. Mary's River until 1963 when it was lost due to construction of State Road 101.,Adams County Journey
Harold And His Amazing Green Plants
This is a Disney Cartoon Short Called "Harold And His Amazing Green Plants" Taking From The Disney show"Ludwigs Thank Tank" .(08:15)
Soros: Angela Merkel was the creator of the European crisis
George Soros explains to Reuters' Chrystia Freeland how German Chancellor Angela Merkel's actions in 2008 could lead to the disintegration of the European Union. Consequently, a disorderly default of European sovereignties may lead to a global financial meltdown worse than 2008. He explains his analysis here.
14.661 Labor Economics I (MIT)
Neoclassical analysis of the labor market and its institutions. A systematic development of the theory of labor supply, labor demand, and human capital. Topics discussed also include wage and employment determination, turnover, search, immigration, unemployment, equalizing differences, and institutions in the labor market. There is particular emphasis on the interaction of theoretical and empirical modeling and the development of independent research interests.