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
Understanding and Responding to the Disenfranchisement of Latino Males
CLPR Spring 2011 Speaker Series: Understanding and Responding to the Disenfranchisement of Latino Males Pedro Noguera Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education New York University Aida Hurtado Chair, Department of Chicana and Chicano Students UCSB Date: April 10, 2011 Time: 3:30 PM -- 5:00 PM Location: Shorb House, 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 Description: Professor Pedro Noguera and Aída Hurtado will be speaking on their forthcoming edited book Understanding the Disenfranchisement of
Pie Your Professor
Dozens of students took part May 1, 2012 in the annual event that raises money for the American Cancer Society.
Session I: The Problem in Context
7th Annual Program in Ethics and Health Conference: Identified vs. Statistical Lives - Ethics and Public Policy Session Chair: Norman Daniels, Ph.D. Mary B. Saltonstall Professor and Professor of Ethics and Population Health, Harvard School of Public Health Susan Dentzer, M.A. (hon) Editor-in-Chief, Health Affairs Thomas C. Schelling, Ph.D. Distinguished University Professor, Department of Economics, University of Maryland David Cutler, Ph.D. Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics, Dep
Session II: Explaining the Identified Victim Bias
7th Annual Program in Ethics and Health Conference: Identified vs. Statistical Lives - Ethics and Public Policy Session Chair: Stephen Resch, Ph.D. Deputy Director, Center for Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health Deborah Small, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Marketing and Psychology, University of Pennsylvania Jennifer Lerner, Ph.D. Professor of Public Policy and Management, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Director, Harva
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
This video clip tells the tragic, yet true tale of Sitting Bull, the leader of the Hunkpapa Lakota Sioux tribe. Sitting Bull led his people's resistance against the United States. This clip is sung by musician and artist Jeffrey Lewis. (2:54)
01.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei einem Fährunglück auf dem Fluss Brahmaputra im Nordosten Indiens sind mindestens 105 Menschen ums Leben gekommen. Rund hundert Menschen werden nach Behördenangaben noch vermisst, weitere 150 konnten an Land schwimmen oder wurden gerettet. Die mit rund 350 Passagieren überfüllte Doppeldecker-Fähre war bei schwerem Sturm in zwei Teile zerbro
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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Peer Advisors & Mentors (PAM) Spotlight: Daniel Fairley II
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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.
The Story of SUNY Oswego: Chapter 8, Our Future
Even as we celebrate more than 150 years of excellence, SUNY Oswego looks forward to a bright future.
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.
MSU Faculty conversations: Wade Fisher
Wade Fisher, assistant professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, talks about his research in elementary particle physics.