Things to do for new international students at Concordia
http://concordia.ca/now | http://concordia.ca/newstudent Student blogger David Adelman provides tips for new international students at Concordia, and speaks to returning students about what it was like to be an international student in a new country.
Infofiche personages uit Zo gezegd 1.1 Voor de personages Hagob, Monserat, Dalia, Fomiye en Dorjee (uit Zo gezegd 1.1) werd een infofiche uitgewerkt met de volgende gegevens:
Voor de personages Hagob, Monserat, Dalia, Fomiye en Dorjee (uit Zo gezegd 1.1) werd een infofiche uitgewerkt met de volgende gegevens:
Xun Xu (BGI) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Xun Xu on "Resolving Cancer Heterogeneity by Single Cell Sequencing" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
GE Conversation: "Aswang" Transmedia
By: UP Los Baños A special General Education Conversation lecture at the University of the Philippines Los Banos by Bliss Cua Lim, Associate Professor of Film & Media Studies at the School of Humanities, University of California, Irvine. Lim is an expert on Philippine cinema; temporality; archival loss; postcolonial and feminist film theory; transnational Asian horror and the fantastic; and taste cultures. Lim's profile can be viewed at http://www.faculty.uci.edu/profile.cfm?faculty_id=4929
A Conversation with Justice Scalia & Professor Bryan Garner
Sep 17 - Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia and Professor Bryan Garner discuss their new book "Reading Law: The Interpretation of Legal Texts" with Reuters EIC Stephen Adler.
Effect of Initial Value on Graph of Exponential Function (C < 0)
This classroom activity presents College Algebra students with a ConcepTest and a Question of the Day activity concerning the effect of the initial value, C, on the y-intercept and position of an exponential function where C<0 and k is an arbitrarily fixed value in f(x)=Ce^(kx
This Day in History January 3: Noriega Surrenders to U.S.
On this day in 1990, Panama's General Manuel Antonio Noriega, after holing up for 10 days at the Vatican embassy in Panama City, surrenders to U.S. military troops to face charges of drug trafficking. Also on this day, NASA’s Mars rover Spirit touched down on the Red planet. (1:00)
Richard Roberts: What qualities do you seek in your students?
1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Richard Roberts describes the qualities he seeks in his students. See the entire interview here: http://www.nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=980&view=7
Creating Imperfect Squares and their roots.
Authors at Google: Gene Baur | "Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food"
Many people picture cows, sheep, pigs, and chickens as friendly creatures who live happily within the confines of a peaceful family farm, arriving as food for humans only at the end of their sun-drenched lives. That's what Gene Baur had been told -- but when he first visited a stockyard he realized that this rosy depiction couldn't be more inaccurate. Amid the stench, noise, and filth, his attention was drawn in particular to one sheep who had been cast aside for dead. But as Baur walked by, th
Soorten huizen : Oefening voor anderstaligen De leerlingen benoemen verschillende soorten huizen en hun bewoners.
De leerlingen benoemen verschillende soorten huizen en hun bewoners.
Build Your Own Poem!: Making Rhymes Based on Spelling Patterns
In this video, the teacher explains an activity she uses in her classroom to practice rhyming/spelling patterns, and word families. She uses a pocket chart to let students complete poems and songs by filling in the word. (01:36)
Phonological awareness, phonemic awareness,and phonics
This video shares basic information about some terminology surrounding the teaching of emergent and beginning reading. It focuses on the definitions and distinctions between phonological awareness, phonemic awareness, and phonics. This is good basic information for teachers of young readers and spellers to remember. (10:34)
Open Classroom - 9/5/12 - #4 Barry Bluestone
The 2012 Election: Policy Advice to the President Topic for 9/5/12: Introduction: Policy Advice to the President
Tackling the BIG Problem (Professor Paul Gately - Inaugural lecture)
Professor Paul Gately's inaugural lecture - delivered on 21st March 2007
Message to UK bank regulator: "Be afraid"
Sept. 5 - Critics warn that light touch regulation won't work, and that the FCA has 18 months to push through much needed changes in the financial sector.
University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Expending Energy: Physical Activity for Health and High Performance Sport (Professor Carlton Cooke -
Professor Carlton Cooke joined Leeds Met in 1990, whilst working as a principal investigator on the pioneering Allied Dunbar National Fitness Survey. He became a Reader in 1993 and Carnegie Professor of Sport and Exercise Science in 1998, followed by his appointment in 2004 as Associate Dean and Head of the School of Sport, Exercise & Physical Education. His research interests range from physiological and biomechanical aspects of high level sports performance to physical activity, exercise and
Alamance County Parade of Heroes, Honor 9/11 First Responders
Representatives of several Alamance County police, emergency and fire departments - including Elon University Campus Police and Town of Elon police and Elon Fire and Rescue - were part of a procession that began at Magnolia Cemetery.