"Take Chances": Original Song for USC's 2011 Graduating Students
Just as he was finishing his last bit of coursework, USC Thornton School of Music student Derik Nelson was commissioned by USC to write and perform an original song articulating the feelings and experiences of graduating students. The result, "Take Chances" — completed just in time for Commencement 2011 — is an instant USC tradition: a singable and moving anthem for spring on college campuses, written for the thousands of young adults who are about to enter the world and find their way. N
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Your Benefits: Overview (USC Administrative Operations)
Dennis Cornell (chief of staff and director of protocol, USC Office of the President) welcomes new employees to the Trojan Family with information about the University of Southern California's history and culture before turning it over to three other staff and faculty members who provide overviews of USC's medical, educational and financial benefits. A final section provides further details, such as information about who is eligible for benefits and how to enroll for benefits. Learn more about
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Your Benefits: Health (USC Administrative Operations)
Don Larsen (medical director, the Doctors of USC) explains the medical, dental and vision plan options available to USC employees, as well as additional health and wellness resources that USC employees can take advantage of either at no cost or at a reduced rate. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC Office of Administrative Operations: http://www.usc.edu/dept/adminops/
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Your Benefits: Education (USC Administrative Operations)
Elizabeth Arnold Weiss (senior lecturer at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering) details the educational benefits available to USC employees, including free or discounted USC tuition, tuition exchange for other participating schools, and professional development courses offered to staff and faculty, as well as resources such as the Center for Work and Family Life, USC Child Care Programs and the campus's rich cultural life. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc
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Your Benefits: Financial (USC Administrative Operations)
Rob Asghar (communications director, USC University Relations) explores the many employee benefits that protect your financial security, including retirement programs, life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, programs to cover expenses related to cancer and long-term care, disability, and paid family leave, as well as workers' compensation, flexible spending accounts, transportation discounts and many more. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://w
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USC Staff Milestones: Eric Warren
Eric Warren, athletic fields supervisor with USC Facilities Management Services, has worked at the University of Southern California for more than 35 years, managing and maintaining all of USC's athletic fields. He takes us on a tour of the areas he maintains, from the football field and baseball diamond to the tennis courts, pool and golf practice greens. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about USC Facilities Management Services: http://www
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USC Staff Milestones: Michele Dea
Michele Dea, administrative services manager in the USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, is a USC alumna who has worked in the Department of Chemistry for more than 30 years. She also volunteers with the USC Norris Auxiliary and enjoys the school spirit in the Quad on USC/UCLA game days. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC Department of Chemistry: http://chem.usc.edu/ Learn more about the USC Office
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USC Staff Milestones: Larry Lim
Larry Lim, director of pre-college Programs at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering's Center for Engineering Diversity, has worked at USC for more than 30 years. Lim works with local schools to cultivate interest in engineering and the sciences among high school students, running a summer camp and other programs to introduce students to engineering and what pursuing an engineering degree through USC would be like. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Lea
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USC Staff Milestones: Lillian Young
Lillian Young, laboratory manager for pathology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has managed the pathology lab for more than 25 years, running biopsy tests for patients and working with cancer research. She is also working on getting her master's degree in health administration at USC, and loves coming to work to give her best for the patients she serves. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the Keck School of Medicine of USC: http:/
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USC Staff Milestones: Lisa Rayburn-Parks
Lisa Rayburn-Parks, administrative services coordinator for the Department of Sociology at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, has been with the university for 20 years. During this time, she has provided administrative support and a friendly ear to faculty, staff and graduate students in a variety of departments, and also has taken advantage of USC's educational opportunities to add to her own skills. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.ed
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Prof. Jeffrey Coker shares history of Earth Day
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The intersections economics, psychology and education
Two prominent University of Minnesota faculty, Aldo Rustichini and Robert Krueger, are the featured speakers at a special U of M Heller-Hurwicz Economics Institute's (HHEI) forum on "Psychology and Economics: Perspectives on Decision Making" May 4 2011. Visit http://hhei.umn.edu for more. Research shows that economic success relates to a combination of cognitive skills, human capital accumulation and personality characteristics. Now, researchers are trying to formulate more accurate predictions
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23. Once Upon A Time (Listen Up & Learn)
Learn Italian with www.LearnItalianPod.com – Episode #23 of the fun-to-practice and extra-useful “Listen Up & Learn” lesson series is entitled “Once Upon A Time” – The expression “Once Upon A Time” (in Italian, “C’era Una Volta”) is the classic opening line of a tale or a fable. This time, get ready to listen to one [...]
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2.4.2 Control
How does the computer's peculiar binary world of digital entities differ from our analogue world of colour, sound, taste and touch? This unit explores the way in which information, in the form of text, still and moving images, and sound can cross the boundary from the analogue universe into a digital world.
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Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see http://www.open.ac.uk/conditions terms and conditions), this content is made available under a http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2

3.4 Evaluation at the end of a project

Different types of evaluation may take place at the end of a project. A common one is determining the extent to which the project outcomes have been achieved. This is often done in a meeting of the sponsor, key stakeholders and project team leaders, and sometimes informed by reports from key perspectives. An evaluation of this nature may be the final stage of the project, and the main purpose might be to ensure that the project has met all of the contracted expectations and can be ‘sig
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Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Licence - see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ - Original copyright The Open University

Klartext 20110415
På fredagen berättade Klartext att EU förbereder sig för att kanske skicka in soldater i Libyen. Vi berättade också om valet i Finland och att Dalai lama från Tibet är på besök i Sverige.
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Save Endangered Animals A to Z
Photos of endangered animals around the world presented in alphabetical order. This 2:25 long video does not teach about the animals, but does present students with an idea of the variety of tremendous numbers that are endangered. If they wish to take action such organizations as the Defenders of Wildlife have free materials
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Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Chava Pressburger
Chava Pressburger was born in 1930 in Prague, Czechoslovakia, to Otto and Marie Ginz, who met through the Esperanto movement. Chava and her older brother, Petr, grew up in a liberal, Zionist Jewish home. When Bohemia and Moravia were annexed by Germany in March 1939, Chava and Petr were defined as first degree mixed race individuals (Marie was not born Jewish), and all laws and limitations pertaining to the Jews also affected them. Otto was forced out of his managerial job, and took menial work
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Interactieve oefenvragen basiswiskunde over faculteiten en binomiaalcoefficienten. Aan bod komen onder andere het berekenen van binomiaalcoefficienten, de driehoek van Pascal en het binomium van Newton. De oefenvragen worden door een computer algebra systeem gegenereerd en nagekeken.
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