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)
Automatic Knives sideways pressured hidden release firing system
The ‘sideways’ hidden release is one of the trickiest hard-to-detect. You put your thumb at the top of the folded blade and push the handle’s scale horizontally to the right. Voila!
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
4.17.1 Software agents A software agent is a program that displays a certain minimum level of autonomy – it acts as a surrogate for a human user. An agent does something for the user automatically, when given instructions. The more sophisticated the agent is, the fewer instructions it needs, and the more capable it is of making decisions on its own – the more ‘agent-like’ it is. An agent can be run on a client (the user's machine) or on a server (for example, a web server). It can also be anchored (stationa
A software agent is a program that displays a certain minimum level of autonomy – it acts as a surrogate for a human user. An agent does something for the user automatically, when given instructions. The more sophisticated the agent is, the fewer instructions it needs, and the more capable it is of making decisions on its own – the more ‘agent-like’ it is. An agent can be run on a client (the user's machine) or on a server (for example, a web server). It can also be anchored (stationa
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.
B1G Mobile Tour at Michigan State
Spartans check out the Big Ten Conference's Stagg-Paterno trophy as the B1G Mobile Tour makes its way around campus. The winner of the Legends vs. Leaders Big Ten Championship game in Indianapolis on Dec. 3 will take home the trophy. MSU is the ninth stop of 12 on the trophy's tour of the Big Ten schools. Check out http://www.bigten.org/blog/2011/11/this-weekends-schedule-1.html to find out where the trophy will be next.
Nov. 1 Episode
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.
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)
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.
John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi
This unit concentrates on Acts 1 and 2 of John Webster’s Renaissance tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi. It focuses on the representation of marriage for love and the social conflicts to which it gives rise. The unit is designed to hone your skills of textual analysis.
Vincent Gravanda II
Let me tell you why I enjoy my Alfred Experience.
Auburn University Equestrian team
Auburn University Equestrian team
View of New Albany Landing on the Ohio River
The steamboats Tell City and Dunbar are at the landing.
Albert Einstein: How I See the World (Part 3 of 6)
An excellent PBS documentary on Swiss genius Albert Einstein, most commonly known for his theory of relativity. Part 3 of 6. (09:57)