Una's Lecture: A Conversation with Vikram Seth
Vikram Seth participated in this discussion as the 2012-2013 Una's Lecturer at the Townsend Center for the Humanities, UC Berkeley. Seth is a poet, novelist, travel writer, librettist, children's writer, and memoirist. His acclaimed first novel, "The Golden Gate," is written entirely in Onegin stanzas after the style of Alexander Pushkin's Eugene Onegin. His 1474-page novel "A Suitable Boy," an epic of Indian life set in the 1950s, won both the WH Smith Literary Award and the Commonwealth Writer
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ART100 Session 12 Fall 2012
Looking at Art with Kirstin Ellsworth
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Air Pressure - Marshmallow Demonstration
Join Nanna as she explains the air pressure and the expansion of matter by using marshmallows, modeling clay, a straw, and small glass jar. Run time 06:26
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Billy Graham: A Step Forward
In this video clip, learn how Billy Graham holds his first crusade in front of a group of Christian businessman and from there his path accelerates once discovered by William Randolph Hearst. (2:25)
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La natación - cómo enseñar a nadar a una persona
Enseñar a nadar a una persona es una tarea que tiene que hacerse poco a poco y con mucha paciencia. (2:14)
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10.805J Technology, Law, and the Working Environment (MIT)
This course addresses the relationship between technology-related problems and the law applicable to work environment. The National Labor Relations Act, the Occupational Safety and Health Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act, state worker's compensation, and suits by workers in the courts are discussed in the course. Problems related to occupational health and safety, collective bargaining as a mechanism for altering technology in the workplace, job alienation, productivity, and the organizatio
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Pocahontas: Mischief and Joy
Pocahontas' people, the Powhatan tribe, were led by her father, Wahunsunacock. In the 1590's the Powhatan people were in an advanced level of their civilization. In this video clip, learn more about Pocahontas and the Powhatan people. (2:17)
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Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures: Happy Earth Day
Told from the perspective of 5-year old Betsy, Betsy's Kindergarten
Adventures is designed to ease a child's transition from the home
setting to a school environment by generating interest and excitement
about the kindergarten experience in young viewers.  This episode is about waste and where it ends up.  (13:07)

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LBR412 Session 11 Fall 2012
Labor Law with J. David Sackman 11/17/12 Guest: Jonathan Handel
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Human Trafficking in a city near you
Our awareness campaign has exposed areas close to home in the state of Missouri that have been affected by human trafficking. Presentations by student groups reported the findings of research dealing with a contemporary social issue that affects our community. Each presentation identifies and critically explores how the three pillars of MSU's public affairs mission — ethical leadership, cultural competence, community engagement — relate to the topic. Learn more about Missouri State's pu
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Creative way to Teach Spanish-Grammar through Gong
In this video a Spanish teacher is teaching his class vocabulary and grammar through song. An educational, yet fun way to engage students and keep them focused on the assignment. The ages are middle-school age, 12-15. (03:36)
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From Theater to Laboratory || Radcliffe Institute
From Theater to Laboratory 00:00 Introduction by Alex Csiszar, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University 02:37 Markus Krajewski, Associate Professor of Media History, Bauhaus University, Weimar 30:21 Tiffany Stern, Professor of English, University College, Oxford University 1:02:35 Q&A moderated by Alex Csiszar 11/2/2012
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Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s): No creator set

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Entering China
Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Mary Teagarden, Ph.D., talks about market opportunities in China. http://www.thunderbird.edu
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Sergio Fajardo and Emmaneul Saez, "Inequality Across the Americas"
"Inequality: A Dialogue for the Americas" is a path-breaking series that connects political leaders and scholars from Latin America to their counterparts in the United States by means of intercontinental video-conferencing. It creates an ongoing dialogue on the nature of inequality in the United States and Latin America, paving the way for future conversations and collaboration. Sergio Fajardo was elected governor of Antioquia (economically the most important province of Colombia) in 2011. As M
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SOC101 Session 12 Fall 2012
Individual in Society with Sergio Soto 11/26/12
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Seeing the world through the eyes of an orangutan
A captive bred Sumatran orangutan and a University of Nottingham neuroscientist in Malaysia are hoping to explain some of the mysteries of the visual brain and improve the lives of captive bred animals. To read more visit http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/news/pressreleases/2012/november/seeing-through-the-eyes-of-an-orangutan.aspx
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Otis Visiting Artist: Peter Welz
Otis College of Art and Design Fine Arts Department hosts the Visiting Artist Lecture Series each semester, facilitated by Fine Arts Photography Director and Faculty Soo Kim. Guest artist Peter Welz spoke October 23, 2012. Peter Welz was born in Germany in 1972 and currently lives and works in Berlin. Welz is a sculptor who works in multimedia choreographic installations continuously moving from sculpture, painting, video, art and dance. Welz has exhibited extensively in Europe and the Unite
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Statistics 250 - Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis

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Modernist Cuisine at Home | Lecture 11 (2012)
Nathan Myhrvold, former Microsoft CTO; co-founder and CEO of Intellectual Ventures; and author of Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking
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