Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
Social Movements, Political Violence and the State [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Donatella Della Porta | From Gezi Park in Istanbul to Tahrir Square in Cairo, as well as in the heart of Europe, threatened regimes have faced down massive protests with brutal repression. But when do mass social movements go underground and choose violence? Della Porta brings to bear her extensive research into left-wing, right-wing, ethnonationalist, and religious forms of political violence to answer this question. The comparison of quite different cases of escalation
Graduate Skills is one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to the concept of graduate job skills and enterprise, looking at which career path you decides to follow. It’s not j
137: UK economy: Trimming the fat or incipient anorexia?
When the new government swept into power in the UK, the mandate seemed clear: Get out of debt fast. Now, it's not so easy.
Plan is Dead: to BIM or not to BIM, that is the question
Drawing, modeling and the explicit abstraction embedded in the traditions and conventions of visual communication through composition and representation are fundamental to the how, why and what of architectural design. BIM presents simulation as an antiabstract means of visual communication that seeks to displace the discreet representation of plan, section and elevation with the intelligent object model. If plan is dead, the implication is that the value of abstraction is dead or dying as well.
CRYSALLIZING DESIGN INTENTIONS, USING CNC, LASER AND RAPID PROTOTYPING TECHNOLOGIES
The advances made in the Rapid Prototyping and CAD/CAM (including CNC and Laser) Technologies are now offering designers the privilege of building physical realities, at whatever scale, directly and automatically from computer files, with the explicit implications of speed, precision and flexibility.
Duke Medicine Profiles: Tracy Black, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's primary care providers.
Easter Sunrise Service at Duke Chapel - 4/20/14 - Carol Gregg
All are welcome for this Easter Sunrise Service (moved from the South Lawn at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens due to inclement weather) inside the Chapel. Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Carol Gregg, Pastor of the Congregation at Duke Chapel.
Easter Service with Holy Communion - 4/20/14 at 9:00 AM
All are welcome to this Easter Sunday service of worship, including celebration of Holy Communion. Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel.
98 Tips for Selecting and Working with e-Learning Service Providers
'Thinking broadly, leveraging our resources and cultivating strong networks make sound business sense. Fortunately many e-Learning professional services providers have stepped up to become more like trusted business partners than shortsighted vendors of years past. In this eBook we discuss how we can work best together, identifying what should be done inhouse or where outsourcing would be more economical, and how a team approach can align the brainpower of widely diverse groups, often across the
Palestinian refugee women in Lebanon
This PDF document describes an AHRC-funded research project into the experiences of Palestinian women refugees in Lebanon. The project aims to explore the women's sense of 'Palestinian-ness' and how this differs from male refugees. This paper outlines the methodological approach taken as well as the context of study - in terms of the history and status of Palestinian refugees.
Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
Video demonstrating how to measure the density of a brick using the water displacement method.
TechEd Countdown Show - The One about the Bag and Restaurants It's lucky episode 13 of the TechEd Countdown show and we are just 7 weeks away from TechEd North America in Houston May 12-15th. This weeks show kicks off with another visit to the forums where Joey and Rick discuss the question asking "When should I arrive and depart Houston?" Next up Joey has absconded with the sample of the TechEd 2014 attendee b
It's lucky episode 13 of the TechEd Countdown show and we are just 7 weeks away from TechEd North America in Houston May 12-15th. This weeks show kicks off with another visit to the forums where Joey and Rick discuss the question asking "When should I arrive and depart Houston?"
Next up Joey has absconded with the sample of the TechEd 2014 attendee b
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Office Hours: Gary King and Stuart Shieber on Open Access and Dissertations
Harvard Professors Gary King and Stuart Shieber provide advice to graduate students about open access, dissertations, and journal publishing, and answer the questions: * What is open access? * How can it help your career as a scholar? * Should dissertations be made open access? * If your dissertation is publicly available, won’t someone steal your ideas? * Can you negotiate with publishers to make your articles open access? To read open Harvard scholarship, visit http://dash.harvard.edu. To
Mathematics in the real world
Inspired by Évariste Galois's attempts to express symmetry using mathematical equations, Professor Marcus du Sautoy explores the inextricable link between the physical world and mathematics.
Lights, camera, action!
Clips from 'The Godfather' demonstrate diversification in a family business; 'Gladiator' shows the implementation of a functional strategy; and 'Jerry Maguire' illustrates the concept of values. However, films that bridge the gap between the business and corporate world and business ideas and concepts are a rare breed. Dr Hadida explains.
Ensuring entitlement to MFL at Key Stage 4
Schools Minister Jacqui Smith has announced a new Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) initiative (15 December 2005), which will attempt to reverse the decline in GCSE languages entries since the subject lost its compulsory status in the National Curriculum (NC) in 2004.