Writing Muslim American Fantasy: Saladin Ahmed
Grand Rapids Community College's library hosted an evening with SalAdin Ahmed, an award-winning science fiction-fantasy author. Ahmed's presentation — "Writing Muslim American Fantasy: A Reading and Talk" — starts at 7 p.m. Nov. 21 in the second floor of GRCC's library, 143 Bostwick Ave. NE. A question-and-answer session with refreshments will follow the talk, where Ahmed's book will be available for purchase. Ahmed grew up in Dearborn and has a bachelor's degree in American culture from t
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The University of Memphis minute for the week of January 27, 2012.
The University of Memphis minute for the week of January 27, 2012.
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Two killed in Kosovo power station blast near Pristina
Officials in Kosovo say a hydrogen tank exploded at the country's second biggest power plant on Friday, killing two people and injuring 14. 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 international
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Learn with Pictures #23 - School Subjects
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Here at SpanishPod101.com, we’ve discovered the easiest way for you to learn Spanish vocabulary words. Put us to the test with this video tutorial designed to teach you about something that you can’t live without. In this Spanish video tutorial, you’ll learn the words for all [...]
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5.1 Early career

James Hutton (1726–97) conforms fairly closely to Emerson's identikit picture of an intellectual of the Scottish Enlightenment. His chief scientific work was his Theory of the Earth, which was launched at meetings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1785 and eventually expanded and published in two large volumes, ten years later, in 1795.

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Nuevas tecnologías aplicadas al turismo (2011)
Esta asignatura amplía la práctica de las herramientas ofimáticas más habituales, incluyendo aquellas disponibles en línea, para tareas administrativas, de gestión y organizativas. Así mismo se estudia de forma práctica la creación de páginas web, y el uso de redes sociales, para la difusión y promoción de contenidos y productos turísticos.
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Staff profile, Jo McGahan
Joe McGahan 2013 staff awards Excellence in Customer Service Delivery (Shortlist) For more information please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk
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Graphing the Drop of a Ball from 2.0 Meters - An Introductory Free-Fall Acceleration Problem
This video continues a problem we already solved involving dropping a ball from 2.0 meters. Now we determine how to draw the position, velocity and acceleration as functions of time graphs.

Content Times:
0:17 Reviewing the previous lesson
1:00 Acceleration as a function of time
1:31 Velocity as a function of time
2:39 Position as a function of time
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Episode Thirty: Bonus Track
Bonus track featuring an extract from the National Gallery's Life of Christ audio tour
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See the wood for the trees: how to draw root and branch, the Barbizon painters, and tips on preserving Renaissance wooden panels
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Feelings Count: Emotions and Learning-Session 5
This program introduces ways to create an emotionally safe classroom to foster learning and to deal effectively with emotions and conflicts that can be obstacles. Featured are a fifth-grade teacher and an eighth-grade band teacher, with expert commentary from Daniel B. Goleman, author of the book Emotional Intelligence, and Yale University Professor James P. Comer.
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1.2 Doctor Faustus

Critics who have studied Marlowe's work have for the most part been inclined to take on trust the picture of him provided by Kyd, Baines, Beard and others, and to read the plays as statements of the author's own radical beliefs. But there is an obvious problem with this approach to Marlowe's work: we simply don't know whether these hostile accounts of his opinions are accurate or, as seems likely, deeply compromised by their writers' own motives and circumstances.

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This module provides a preview of code that will be explained in more detail in the module titled Itse1359-1070-Strings Part 2.
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Conclusion

This free course provided an introduction to studying Environment & Development. It took you through a series of exercises designed to develop your approach to study and learning at a distance, and helped to improve your confidence as an independent learner.


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1.1.4 Genetic testing of adults

Huntington's disease is a good example of a late-onset disorder because it is fatal, non-treatable, relatively frequent and has a strong genetic element that can be tested for. There are others that fall into a similar category, i.e. mainly relate to a single gene, such as adult polycystic kidney disease. The issues surrounding late-onset multifactorial diseases, such as diabetes and breast cancer, will be dealt with separately. To date, relatively few diseases that fall into both these categ
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America's Cup Comes to San Francisco: Technology Under Sail
[Recorded: August 27, 2013] This is the 2013 "Summer of Racing" with some of the most sophisticated technology ever deployed in both America's Cup racing and for the tele­vised coverage of the race itself. The Museum is excited to host this special panel just before the America's Cup finals in September. Our guests include Ian "Fresh" Burns, Design Team Member and Matthew Mason, Grinder, both from Oracle Team USA Racing, and the man behind the technol­ogy driving the race, Stan Honey, Director
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Panel Discussion: Women Shaping Our World: Architecture, Gender, and Space
The past decade has seen an unprecedented rise in interest in architecture and design, in both the public and private realms. In this discussion, focused on the intersection of architecture and gender, four women prominent in the architectural field will share their views on the social and political implications of their work, and on the role women play in shaping the culture at large. John Cary, Editor of PublicInterestDesign.org, moderates a panel that include Anne Fougeron, Principal, Fouger
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