Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Sara Weinstein
For more Information: http://www.yadvashem.org/yv/en/remembrance/2015/torchlighters.asp Sara Weinshtein née Chait was born to Benjamin and Miriam in 1935 in the town of Stepań, Poland (today Ukraine). She had five brothers and sisters. In September 1939, the Soviet Union occupied Stepań and Sara’s two older brothers were conscripted into the Red Army. In July 1941, the Germans occupied the town and the family fled to the countryside, but they were caught and forced into the ghetto. There,
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The emphasis of this course is to use Trace Element Geochemistry to understand the origin and evolution of igneous rocks. The approach is to discuss the parameters that control partitioning of trace elements between phases and to develop models for the partitioning of trace elements between phases in igneous systems, especially between minerals and melt. Subsequently, published papers that are examples of utilizing Trace Element Geochemistry are read and discussed.
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Professor Patrick Duffy Inaugural Lecture: (Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world?
(Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world? Professor Duffy's research work focuses on policy and sport coaching, as well as applied work in sport-business transfer, which is part of a long-term project with Morrisons PLC. Patrick will address the policy and research backgrounds to developments in professional practice in this area. The traditional view of sport coaching as an emerging profession will be challenged, suggesting that sport coaching should position itself as a blended
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DMC Workforce and Contract Education (2014 Short Version)
"Del Mar College Workforce and Contract Education" is a testimonial-driven mini-feature that focuses on the College's commitment to job preparation. In this short version, South Texas business leaders share their thoughts on the College's efforts to meet workforce needs with quality graduates who are well-trained. Students also share their experiences and reflect on how their time at Del Mar College has prepared them for successful careers. The video was produced by DMC-TV and the College Relati
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Personality Politics: How Persona Plays into our Political Thinking
Panel Discussion Is perception reality in politics? Wouldn’t it be refreshing if politics were about substance—about ideas and facts and not about appeals to emotion and attacks on character? In recent years, there has been a rise in polarization across the citizenry. The fragmented media environment has led to a change in campaign strategies whereby candidates microtarget citizens with much greater precision than ever before. Unless we are part of a targeted group, we seldom know what stra
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
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Virtual Maths, Density, Mass, Volume calculator
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Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
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Virtual Maths Shapes, Space and Measure, Levelling Survey - Rugby pitch
Interactive simulation using a level to take measurements to calculate the volume of earth to be excavated to create a flat rugby pitch.
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IRPS KEYS: Unlocking the Doors to Regulatory Policy Progress -- David Kolata
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Literary Festival 2014: Private Lives: do we still value our privacy? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Josh Cohen, Dr Ellen Helsper, Professor Andrew Murray | This panel will discuss where our modern understanding of privacy has come from, what our rights to privacy are in a digital age, and what effect this is having on younger generations, who seem to live their lives in the public domain. Josh Cohen is professor of modern literary theory at Goldsmiths, University of London and a psychoanalyst in private practice. He is the author of books and articles on modern literature
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The future of irrigated agriculture: where is the water
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5.2.2 Calorie restriction

Since the publication of Osborne, Mendel and Ferry's paper (Science, 1917, Vol 45, pp. 294–5) calorie restriction has been the most reliable method of extending the lifespan of laboratory animals. These results have been confirmed by many researchers and have been extended to a variety of vertebrate and
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India - Macroeconomic Challenges, Some Reserve Bank Perspectives [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Duvvuri Subbarao | This lecture is in honour of Dr Indraprastha Gordhanbhai (IG) Patel who was the ninth director of LSE from 1984 to 1990. Over the five years through 2003-08 leading up to the global financial crisis, India clocked an average annual growth of 8.7 per cent on the back of wide ranging structural and policy reforms and growing integration with the global economy. By the year 2008, India was the fourth largest economy in the world in purchasing power parity terms. Fo
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Modération : Dan Ferrand-Bechmann (Université Paris 8 et CESOL) et Artemisa Flores Espinola (CRESPPA-CSU Université Complutense de Madrid)

Jules Falquet (CSPRP -CEDREF Université Paris Diderot Paris 7)  « Penser l'imbrication des rapports sociaux grâce aux théories féministes matérialistes»
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Coffee Break Spanish Espresso 002
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In this first episode of the Coffee Break Spanish Espresso you’ll learn about the expression ser de cine, Fernanda will help you get to grips with the subjunctive after para que, and our Spanish quotation of the week looks at the theme of making the most of each day.

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Talks @ Pulitzer: Reporting Famine and Other Crises
On Wednesday, May 7, author Suzanne Franks joins with the Pulitzer Center to focus on how journalists report on disasters around the globe. Part of her interest is in looking back: In 1984, the reporting of a 'biblical famine' in East Africa, combined with the pop star glamour of Live Aid, confirmed a predominance of TV news and changed the dynamics of the aid business forever. For Franks, it defined a generation's view of Africa and had a long term influence on the nexus of global politics, cel
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