Kay Redfield Jamison on Understanding Suicide
Psychologist Kay Redfield Jamison on Understanding Suicide. Her lecture, drawing on research from her book, Night Falls Fast, was delivered at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto in the year 2000. It first aired on Big Ideas on February 3, 2001.
23 Helping Verbs (Song)
This catchy tune helps younger students learn their helping verbs. Each word is printed on the screen as it occurs in the song's lyrics. The song is repeated twice. (01:51)
Explore Alaska's Volcanoes (Interactive)
In this interactive activity adapted from the University of Alaska, learn about four of Alaska's active volcanoes: Augustine, Cleveland, Okmok, and Veniaminof. Explore each volcano through photographs and investigate how different types of satellite images (synthetic aperture radar, thermal infrared, and color composite) are used to study volcanoes. In addition, learn why it is important to be able to predict the movement of volcanic ash, and observe how a computer model called Puff simulates th
STEM TECH Olympiad 2012
2390 - A Gift for Every Student
2390 Campaign at Dickinson - May 1 - 31, 2012 http://www.dickinson.edu/
Your Health: Liver Transplants
More than 100,000 Americans are on the organ transplant list. Advances in medicine now mean that living donation may be an option to get kidney and liver patients off the wait list sooner, but what are the benefits and risks? And could more baby boomers be looking at the possible need for a liver transplant with the increases in Hepatitis C? In this "Your Health" interview, Dr. Benjamin Philosophe and transplant coordinator Linda Ridge of the University of Maryland Medical Center talk about org
Anglo American Case Study
Simon Rutter explains how Anglo American has got into social media from a Business to Business perspective and how they are looking to embed the concept of a social business within its culture. Part of the KAM Best Practice Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/jmIcia
Tour of the John Niland Scientia Building for conferences and events
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Bristle Dolls: Bai Dacheng Artist At Work
2:22 Bristle dolls have truncated clay cores. Bai glues boar bristles onto their wide bottoms. While the figures were originally clothed in paper, they are now clothed in silk. The silk clothing is backed by rice paper that Bai makes himself, and it is attached to the dolls with flour paste. The dolls made by Bai’s teacher were made of paper and were also much smaller.
University Without Walls, Bachelor's Degree Completion at UMass Amherst
University Without Walls gives you the chance to finish your bachelor's degree and to get college credit for your life and work experience. Earn your degree from anywhere in the country with UWW's fully online program, or choose to take classes face-to-face at UMass Amherst. http://www.umass.edu/uww/
Teacher's Studio - Jenny Mandelbaum
Tisha Bender speaks with Dr. Jenny Mandelbaum, a professor within the Communication Department in the School of Communication & Information. She teaches classes of many varieties from undergraduate introductory classes to Byrnes Seminar and even graduate level courses. In this interview, she discusses how she became a teacher, the challenges of teaching large classes, strategies for keeping students focused and eager to learn, using sakai, and teaching honors classes. Inside the Teacher's Stud
Frosh Camp at the University of Memphis-Student Version 2012
Incoming Freshmen, see all the benefits of attending Frosh Camp at the University of Memphis this summer.
Peer Advisors & Mentors (PAM) Spotlight: Thomas Lueders
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The Story of SUNY Oswego: Chapter 7, Student Life
The day-to-day student experience has changed greatly over 150 years, but the college's friendly nature and dedication to student experiences remains unchanged.
Using Perfmon to Diagnose Application Issues - 02 Performance Monitor is oftentimes an overlooked tool when troubleshooting application issues. But in the production environment, it can be invaluable to helping you determine just what kind of application issue you have. Perfmon has a lot to offer, so we dedicate Part 2 of this series to this simple – but vital – tool.
Performance Monitor is oftentimes an overlooked tool when troubleshooting application issues. But in the production environment, it can be invaluable to helping you determine just what kind of application issue you have. Perfmon has a lot to offer, so we dedicate Part 2 of this series to this simple – but vital – tool.
Werkwoorden : Oefening Werkbladen met een oefening op de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en het voltooid deelwoord. Tot slot is er een gemengde oefening waarbij de leerlingen het werkwoord in het kruiswoordraadsel moeten zetten om zo het verborgen woord te …
Werkbladen met een oefening op de tegenwoordige tijd, de verleden tijd en het voltooid deelwoord. Tot slot is er een gemengde oefening waarbij de leerlingen het werkwoord in het kruiswoordraadsel moeten zetten om zo het verborgen woord te …
Sticks and Stones Activity
The class begins with a "round" where students describe times when others made them feel good about themselves. Worksheets are distributed containing a poem on Bullying and some questions for discussion in small groups.
#193: Freer and fairer: Nurturing political transparency in the Middle East