Keynote Speaker Jeffrey Housenbold (TPR'91) - Commencement 2014
Carnegie Mellon University alumnus and trustee Jeffrey Housenbold, president and CEO of Shutterfly Inc., gave the keynote address at the university's 117th Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, May 18 on the Pittsburgh campus. An Andrew Carnegie Presidential Scholar, Housenbold earned his bachelor's degree in economics and business administration from CMU in 1991. He rose from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful new-media entrepreneurs in the world with a successful track record of
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Learn music with Berklee Online. Step inside our online classroom and sample a free online course today: http://bit.ly/1kovuuB
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Dit leermiddel omvat een lesontwerp voor een les van vijftig minuten touwtjespringen.

Verloop van de les:

  1. Opwarming
  2. Touwtjespringen in duo
  3. Sprongvarianten
  4. Rekoefeningen
  5. Springen in …

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4.1 Trilobites

As we've seen, the Cambrian explosion left the seas teeming with a huge variety of animals. In the following activity you will study some of the marine life at one particular time in the Palaeozoic Era - the middle part of the Silurian Period, 430 Ma ago. You'll look in detail at some fossils which come from a deposit in the UK called the Wenlock Limestone, famous for its many beautiful fossils. The Wenlock Limestone crops out mainly around Birmingham and the borders of Wales.

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Kinetic Molecular Theory - PS: Physics - Thermal Energy 5A
How molecules move when heat is applied, following how heat is measured in the different phases of matter: Solids, Liquids and Gasses.

Vocabulary Focus:
Kinetic Molecular Theory, Solid, Liquid, Gas

Concept Focus:
Describe how molecules move even though we cannot see them? Do they always move? What happens when the motion stops?
Explain why the molecules in a solid are still moving. 
Describe how the motion of molecules changes as more heat i

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Creative enterprise in west Yorkshire Arts organisations
This report describes and theorises the findings of a workshop discussion, commissioned by WYLLN, into the views of arts organizations on the challenges they face in becoming more enterprising and less grant dependent.
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New life for Mark I, world's first programmable computer
The Harvard Mark I computer, the world's first programmable, mechanical computer, sprang to life when officials switched it on to mark the opening of a refurbished exhibition in Harvard's Science Center.
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Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe USAID partners with Texas A&M to invest $5 million in fight against coffee rust, a disease plaguing Central America's coffee crop, threatening livelihoods. Gavino Garay 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 inclu
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For Two Towns Cider, the biggest goal — besides making amazing hard cider — has been supporting their community. That includes sourcing ingredients from local orchards and farms, creating jobs for their fast-growing operations outside Corvallis and even sponsoring local bands, events and sports teams. More Beaver Nation: http://beavernation.is/everywhere
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Why Study...James Ussher with Professor Alan Ford
Ussher (1581-1656) is now principally remembered for just one thing: giving the date of the creation as 4004 B.C.! In this video Prof Alan Ford sets him in his context as a great Protestant scholar who made contributions to patristics, biblical studies, and the church and society of his time.
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2.2.4 Film cassette and grid

As the X-rays pass through the patient some of them will be scattered and will therefore not follow the expected line through the patient. If these reach the detector they will blur the image. Some of the scattered radiation can be removed by a grid, usually oscillating, placed between the patient and the detector.

Analogue imaging systems use either film alone (rarely) or a combination of a film and fluorescent material (phosphor). The phosphor fluoresces and produces visible light whi
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Integrating Singapore Math and Literacy-Kindergarten
A kindergarten teacher explains a math strategy from Singapore for building number sense at the concrete level. Students use a literacy poem about pigs to represent "two eyes, two ears, four legs, and characteristics of same and different." This is a great professional development resource. (0:52)
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Govan Mbeki and the place of ideas in the National Liberation Struggle

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Professor Colin Bundy