Tobacco Free College Campus Initiative Launched at U-M
On September 12, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Health Dr. Howard Koh, and University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman—together with tobacco policy experts and educational leaders—announced the national Tobacco-Free College Campus Initiative at the U-M School of Public Health.
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Science Bulletins: Underwater Microscope Zooms in on Tiny Marine Life
Most plankton are too small to be seen with the naked eye. But despite their size, they are vital in marine and freshwater ecosystems, serving as food for larger animals and as oxygen producers in the ocean's carbon cycle. Microscopy has made it possible to photograph these tiny creatures in the lab, but capturing their behavior in their natural environment has been impossible—until now. Researchers in San Diego are developing the world's first underwater video microscope, capable of imaging t
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Rachel Carson's legacy.
Forty-five years after the publication of Rachel Carson's landmark book Silent Spring, which launched the modern environmental movement, her disturbing story of how toxic chemicals were poisoning the earth still resonates. But who was Rachel Carson? And what can the ferocious debate she started and the vicious attacks she endured tell us about environmentalism in the 21st century? Bill Moyers Journal looks at the life and legacy of Rachel Carson through an extraordinary portrayal of her in a o
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C++ and Beyond 2012: Alexandrescu, Meyers, and Sutter - Ask Us Anything | Going Deep

Here is the Ask Us Anything panel from C++ and Beyond 2012.

Andrei Alexandrescu, Scott Meyers and Herb Sutter take questions from attendees. As expected, great questions and answers!

Tune in!

Table of contents (click the time codes ([xx:xx]) to hear the answers...):

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Peace Education Curriculum
How can we educate for peace? Five teaching units focus on nonviolence, respect for human rights and dignity, social justice and civic responsibility, global awareness, and environmental sustainability. These Units are meant to guide teachers and provide resources for their own development as peace educators. Teachers, acting as learners, should feel free to adapt these activities to make them more effective, culturally relevant, or issue-specific. Units address: Ecological Thinking and Respect
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Independencia de Mexico - La Constitución de Apatzingán (19)
La Constitución de Apatzingán es el documento más importante que produjo el Congreso de Chilpancingo, convocado por José María Morelos. Se aprobó el 22 de octubre de 1814. Morelos comentó que era el día más feliz de su vida. (1:00)
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The Economist asks: How is Trump changing the presidency?

Anne McElvoy, our senior editor, asks Doris Kearns Goodwin, Pulitzer prize-winning author, what makes a great president and how Donald Trump is changing what it means to hold that office. Doris Kearns Goodwin also says she keeps waiting for Mr Trump to grow in office.


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{Suresh 378} An old tiger and a greedy Brahmin traveller -story
Master Your Vocabulary. Take a look at: Vocabulary Quiz - Hindi->English; Picture->Hindi; Recording->Hindi; and more!Vocabulary List - Easy to study list with pictures and recordings for some words{Suresh 378} Story... Related posts:

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Foxconn riot exposes dark side of tech glitter
Sept. 25 - An electronics factory in China run by a major Apple supplier reopens after being rocked by riots, a reminder of the human cost behind glossy technology gadgets.
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Ferrari crashes highlight danger of Asia luxury backlash
Sept. 26 - Fatal accidents involving Asia's Ferrari-driving elite have sparked public outcry and served as a reminder that even the most glamorous brands have to tread carefully. Lisa Yuriko Thomas reports.
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First lady Obama visits Cambodia for education initiative
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe US first lady Michelle Obama meets with school girls in Cambodia to promote an education initiative. Julie Noce reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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 new
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Venezuelan authorities clash with students
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 12 - Venezuelan authorities use tear gas, rubber bullets to disperse a crowd of students protesting against the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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
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How confident are teachers in supporting students with Autism Spectrum Disordesr?
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Breakingviews: Spain's rose-tinted slip
Oct. 1 - Spain's optimistic assumption in the amount of capital its banks will need for recapitalisation is another misstep in their approach to the crisis say Breakingviews.
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No China hard landing - Goldman Sachs' O'Neill
Oct. 1 - The slowdown in China growth is here to stay, posing challenges for previously strong sectors but there'll be no hard landing says Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman Jim O'Neill.
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3 The flow of information from DNA to RNA to protein

The information flow from DNA to protein is more complex than shown in Figure 1. The genetic information encoded within the DNA of a gene is carried via an intermediary molecule, RNA (ribonucleic acid). Information within a cell can therefore be seen as passing from DNA, via RNA, to a protein. This flow of information can b
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Job search
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
Author(s): Laura Dean

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Mobile Devices for Learning: What You Need to Know
It’s a question many educators are facing these days. The Common Core State Standards call for students to develop digital media and technology skills. One way to help them reach that goal: incorporate gadgets they’re already familiar with — cell phones, tablets, and smartphones — into their learning environment. This guide can help you better understand how mobile gadgets -- cell phones, tablets, and smartphones -- can engage students and change their learning environment.
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