The Battle of Okinawa (5/11) - Battlefield
The Battle of Okinawa, also known as Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific Theater of World War II as well as the last pitched battle of the entire war. The 82 day long battle lasted from late March through June 1945. The battle has been referred to as the "Typhoon of Steel" in English. The nicknames refer to the ferocity of the fighting, the intensity of gunfire involv
Volvo prepares for driverless future
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Apr. 30 - Swedish car-maker Volvo is testing a prototype self-driving car on public roads. The tests come ahead of a large scale pilot programme which will see one hundred autonomous Volvos navigating the streets of Gothenburg. Rob Muir reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, R
This package, written in 1998, has interactive demonstrations of the link between energy levels and thermodynamic properties of molecules and gases. It is intended for third or fourth year undergraduates in the physical sciences. To download, click on View Download and follow the instructions. To uninstall, use the standard Windows option of “Add or Remove Programs”.
The Explainer: Libya and its oil-rich history
Aug. 24 - Reuters breaks down the history of Gaddafi's oil-fueled regime and explains how a ruthless dictator was able to stay in power for over 40 years.
Rio police stop protesters from reaching World Cup arena
Police block a small group of anti-World Cup protesters, trying to reach the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, before Argentina played Bosnia. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and internati
Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork, Fall 2003
Introduction to ethnographic practices: the study of and communicating about culture. Reading and discussion of classics of anthropological field work, contemporary critiques, and innovative practices. This course involves reading about how to do fieldwork, practicing fieldwork, reading ethnographies and about ethnography, and practicing writing ethnography. We will move from an overview of ethnography, to getting into the field, to writing fieldnotes, to analyzing data and writing a short ethno
Medicare and medicaid: US GAO Government Accountability Office
The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) is an independent agency, which works for Congress monitoring the efficiency of the American Federal government spending. This site provides free access to a collection of recent full text reports relating to health care services, health economics, health care spending and Medicare.
Job Interviews is one of several 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. Interviews are still the most commonly used method for assessing a person’s suitability for a job. In the UK 99 per cent of employers use selection interviews to recruit
VIENEN DIAS▬ADRIAN JUNIORS
This is Christian music in Spanish. (03:40)
World Christianity, Immigration & the U.S.: The Non-Western Church Comes to America
Four religion scholars discuss the interconnectivity of the current state of world Christianity, immigration to the U.S. from the Global South, and the impact on American religion, particularly Christianity. How are the diverse practices of immigrants changing the landscape of American religion, culture and society? For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6276
UMMC Physician Profile: Charles A. Sansur, M.D.
This two-minute video introduces viewers to Charles A. Sansur, M.D., M.H.S., an assistant professor of neurosurgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and neurosurgeon at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Sansur's special interests include complex spine surgery, endoscopic and microscopic transsphenoidal surgery and craniocervical junction pathology and syringomyelia. Watch this video to learn more about his practice at UMMC. Related Links: Dr. Charles Sansur http:/
USC GEMBA Shines in Shanghai
On Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, 150 guests -- including graduates of the USC Marshall School of Business' Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program, other Trojan alumni in Shanghai and USC Marshall executive MBA students -- were invited to the iconic Bar Rouge in Shanghai for cocktails and "a big surprise." A few moments before 18:20, Prof. Baizhu Chen directed everyone's attention to the Aurora Plaza building. Then, as the USC fight song was cued up on the Bar Rouge sound system, GEMBA gained a breathtaki
Bush Presidential Center Groundbreaking: Fox 4 News sample
Sample coverage of the groundbreaking for the George W. Bush Presidential Center on November 16, 2010, by Fox 4 News.
Fieldwork Skills for Cultural Understanding
This course (taught mainly in English) explores practical ways to discover and understand culture in Japan, based on the gathering and analysis of qualitative data. Students taking the course will learn techniques of observation and interviewing and will practice applying these techniques in the real world in Tokyo.
The Philadelphia Experiment part 4
This is part 4 of the documentary about the Philadelphia Experiment
The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"
How to Use WatchKnow
While many have said WatchKnow is easy to use, we think it can't hurt to explain it with a nice screencast. So here you go--how to use WatchKnow, in under four minutes. Covers opening categories; opening video pages; watching and rating videos; drilling down into the Directory; using the age filter; using the search engine to find categories and videos, and to locate where categories are in the Directory; getting an account; how educational professionals should sign up for an account; and My
Bell and Howell Filmo Movie Projector
:Film projector with own transformer. Maker: Bell and Howell - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
26 - Review for Final Exam
Course - Group - 26 - Review for Final Exam - Yale University > The American Novel Since 1945 - Audio > 26 - Review for Final Exam