The Student's Guide To Online Colleges
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Mitt Romney; Missile Study: The Week at Duke {in 60 Seconds}
Welcome to the Week at Duke University in 60 Seconds. Governor Mitt Romney spoke at Duke last week. He talked about his run for president in 2012, foreign policy and even his upcoming charity boxing match with Evander Holyfield. You can see the entire talk online. http://sanford.duke.edu/articles/mitt-romney-speaks-duke A new Duke study reports that 9 percent of adults in the U.S. who have a history of impulsive angry behavior also have access to guns. The study suggests that to prevent gun vi
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1.4.6 Case study 3: Andrew’s death – a hospice death

Andrew was a 23 year-old car mechanic who had been suffering from indigestion for some months before the GP referred him to a hospital consultant, who after a series of tests diagnosed cancer of the colon, with liver secondaries. At this time Andrew was living alone in a small flat a few minutes’ drive from his parents’ home. Because the treatment which Andrew had agreed to involved a long recovery, he decided to move back home with his parents for a while so that he would have someone to
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Tom Lehrer's 'The Elements'
This video features Tom Lerher's song about the elements. The amination adds to the video as the animation highlights the words (elements) as they are being sung. Suitable for high-school chemistry students.
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Derived copy of Digestive System Processes and Regulation
Stephanie Fretham
By the end of this section, you will be able to: Discuss six fundamental activities of the digestive system, giving an example of each Compare and contrast the neural […]

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Pencils and Pixels is an open teaching and learning resource aimed at helping design students to develop their drawing and rendering skills. Through a series of demonstration films available on-line or for download to your iPhone/iPod Touch, you will be able to study at your own pace and in your own chosen environment. Each film […]
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Bloke's Turf - Female journlists in Australian sport
Speakers Jill Scanlon: Why won't media companies take a risk on women's sport? Blues fan (AFL) and sports lover. Development through sports advocate;producer, journalist and news follower. Insanely have returned to p/t study- a Masters of International & Community Development. Formerly with ABCInternational / Radio Australia in Melbourne. Heather Jarvis: Less coverge, fewer opportunites. The relationshipbetween female participation and media coverage of women in sport. Heather Jarvis is a lec
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Machines asynchrones
Polycopié d'un cours numérisé de l'INSA de Lyon sur les machines asynchrones. Sommaire : Action d'un champ tournant sur un circuit fermé, Constitution d'une machine asynchrone, Glissement, Couple électromagnétique, Cheminement de l'énergie, Diagramme des champs, Schéma équivalent, Diagramme du cercle, Caractéristiques de fonctionnement, Démarrage des moteurs à induction, Réglage de la vitesse, Fonctionnements particuliers, Moteur asynchrone synchronisé, Convertisseur de fréquence.
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21A.337J Documenting Culture (MIT)
How — and why — do people seek to capture everyday life on film? What can we learn from such films? This course challenges distinctions commonly made between documentary and ethnographic films to consider how human cultural life is portrayed in both. It considers the interests, which motivate such filmmakers ranging from curiosity about "exotic" people to a concern with capturing "real life" to a desire for advocacy. Students will view documentaries abou
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Infinitives vs. Gerunds
This video is a lecture using typed slides that explains the difference between infinitives and gerunds.  The lesson begins with the definition of each part of speech.  The instructor uses examples of both parts of speech to help the viewer remember the difference between the two and how to use the parts of speech correctly. (05:06)

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1.6.1 Introduction

The process of keeping up-to-date in your chosen subject area is useful for your studies and afterwards, for your own personal satisfaction, or perhaps in your career as part of your continuing professional development.

There are a great many tools available that make it quite easy to keep yourself up to date. You can set them up so that the information comes to you, rather than you having to go out on the web looking for it. Over the next few pages, you will be experimenting with some
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Dental Admissions Test (DAT) App for Android
'The DAT is the Dental Admission Test. Dental schools require that anyone seeking admission submit a DAT score as part of their application. A person is responsible for making his or her arrangements to take the test, which is given at Prometric testing centers across the country, and can be taken just about any day of the year. There is a substantial fee to take the test; currently it’s $320. In order to qualify to take the exam, a person needs to have completed at least one year of colle
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Fracciones - Simplificación Utilizando La Calculadora (en Español)
En este video, el profesor nos enseña como utilizar una calculadora para simplificar fracciones. El tema esta muy bien explicado con el uso de una calculadora. Dan muchos ejemplos. (09:03)
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1 What's in a title? An introduction

Because the words ‘care’, ‘welfare’ and ‘community’ are so much a part of everyday language and debate, there's perhaps an assumption that people agree about what they each mean. These are three words that mostly evoke warm and positive feelings. In Activity 1 you're asked to think about opposite points of view.

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Nicole Atkins and XPN | 07/06/10
Singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins is performing at the XPoNential Music Festival on the Camden Waterfront this weekend. State of the Arts producer Christopher Benincasa chats with the Jersey shore native about sharks, couch surfing, touring in mini-vans, and, of course, making music. For more information about the festival, check out jerseyarts.com/festivals and xpn.org.
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Introduction

In this course we explore questions of access to community services. To make what might be quite a dry task more challenging we use a fictionalised case study of two people for whom access to community services is particularly problematic. Jim and Marianne are both long-term heroin addicts. Additional problems associated with their addiction are homelessness and physical illness. Their situation raises both practical questions, about how services can be accessed, and moral questions, about en
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1.6.6 Professional bodies and societies

Consider joining a learned society or professional organisation. They can be very useful for conference bulletins as well as in-house publications, often included in the subscription. Don't forget to ask about student rates. Try looking for the websites of learned societies associated with your subject area (e.g. The Royal Society, the Author(s): The Open University

First steps in innovation and entrepreneurship
This free course provides you with a short introduction to innovation and entrepreneurship, clarifying some key themes and terminology and helping you to examine your own views about these important subjects. First published on Mon, 22 Aug 2016 as Author(s): Creator not set

Statue of Liberty in a Nutshell
A brief animated video that describes the history and significance of the Statue of Liberty. (01:56)
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1.4.8 Summary

In this section we have introduced you to the PROMPT checklist as a useful tool for assessing the quality of any piece of information. If you use it regularly you will find that you develop the ability to scan information quickly and identify strengths and weaknesses. As a closing exercise you might like to pick one of these websites:

Diagnose-Me.com

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