UNESCO gives Palestinians full membership
Oct. 31 - The United Nations' cultural agency decides to give Palestinians full membership of the body, a vote that will boost their bid for recognition as a state at the United Nations. UNESCO is the first U.N. agency the Palestinians have sought to join as a full member since President Mahmoud Abbas applied for full membership of the United Nations on Sept. 23. The United States, Canada and Germany voted against Palestinian membership. Brazil, Russia, China, India, South Africa and France vote
Write it Down
This one-minute video helps students keeps track of homework.
Michael Schulenberg, MD Short Testimonial on Health Care UST MBA.mp4
Reflections from the Health Care UST MBA (Class of 2011) Michael Schulenberg, MD with Ridgeview Clinics Family Physician and Medical Executive Committee Member Go here to see the full testimonial... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJY4atVqvG8
English conference: Sports Writing in the Internet Age
Mary Ullmer, the Sports Editor for the Grand Rapids Press, explains the difficulties of sports writing in today's world.
Refining technology for handheld diagnostic devices
When lives are on the line, every minute counts. Getting a quick and accurate diagnosis can mean the difference between life and death; however, in the developing world, doctors often lack the medical equipment necessary to determine the cause of a patient's illness. Hsueh-Chia Chang is leading a Notre Dame research team that is refining technology for a handheld diagnostic device that identifies the DNA of bacteria and viruses that cause specific diseases. With this type of tool, medical profe
Selective Attention Test
The Selective Attention Test uses distraction and misdirection to test student's attention to detail - students think they are counting ball passes, but might miss a key event right before their eyes. Younger and older students practice observation and perception skills, but also learn about the difficulties and fallibility of observational evidence - everything is not always what we first think. (1:22)
Portrait of the 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences
A look at the lives and work of Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides, 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences. For more information see: http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/2010/#
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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)