BCcampus - OpenEd
BCcampus - OpenEd is Canada's open textbook initiative to make open textbooks available for online teaching and learning. Here you will find open textbooks in their directory that are currently being used in Canada, the United States and elsewhere at college campuses. 
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Myanmar: Blood, dreams and gold
Richard Cockett, The Economist’s former south east Asia bureau chief, discusses Myanmar’s colonial past, current president and the country’s increasing geopolitical importance
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Penultimate App for iPad
'The most natural digital handwriting experience on iPad, Penultimate gives you the convenience and feel of writing on paper with the added power and availability of Evernote. Take notes in class or a meeting, journal your thoughts, or outline your next big idea -- in the office, on the go, or at home on the sofa.THE EXPERIENCE OF INK AND PAPER, MADE BETTERYour handwriting and drawings look spectacular in black or color gel ink on your choice of photorealistic paper styles, or import any image t
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Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
Author(s): Jeff Gold,Leeds Metropolitan University

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Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Author(s): Lawrence Bailey,Leeds Metropolitan University

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Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes diagrams and formula
Diagram of 2D shapes, including formulas
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

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Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, elipse
Interactive simulation demonstrating formula and calculation of area of an elipse
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Nora Ephron
There's no single title good enough for Nora Ephron. She is a film director, producer, screenwriter, novelist, author, blogger, and creator some of America's most enduring romantic comedies: Sleepless in Seattle, When Harry Met Sally, and You've Got Mail. Now, Nora Ephron has a new book of essays, "I Remember Nothing and Other Reflections." In this episode of Conversations, Enrique Cerna talks with Ephron about her books, her movies, and what's next. 5/31/2012
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The Health Burden of Stress: What We Can Do About It | The Forum at HSPH
For many of us, stress is an omnipresent and frequently overwhelming factor of day-to-day life. As we begin to better understand its toll on our health, this Forum at the Harvard School of Public Health event -- in connection with a new poll by HSPH, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and NPR -- shared the story of stress as perceived by many Americans. What are the biggest sources of stress? How can it affect our health? And what can we do in our homes, workplaces and communities to help us man
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Engage Super League: A Skills for Life Learning Resource.
An interactive learning resource booklet on the subject of Rugby League, designed to offer the family fun educational activities to improve basic maths and English.
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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the following mathematical concepts: indices; equations and algebra; units, significant figures and scientific notation; basic trigonometry; logarithms

  • draw on a list of references to further reading and sources of help to improve maths skills.


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Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
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Inside the Teacher's Studio - Jessica Methot
Inside the Teacher's Studio is a program featuring teachers from around Rutgers University. Watch to learn more about the diverse classes offered at Rutgers, the innovative teaching strategies used in different disciplines and class formats, and the overall process of becoming and growing as a teacher. This episode features Jessica Methot, an assistant professor in the School of Management and Labor Relations at Rutgers University. Jessica teaches Introduction to Human Resource Management in th
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125th Anniversary | Gruenther Day, 1954 | University of St. Thomas
General Alfred Gruenther, the NATO supreme allied commander in Europe and a St. Thomas Military Academy alum, visited the campus of the College of St. Thomas on Gruenther Day, October 1, 1954.
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Catholic Studies International Outreach
Peter Cardinal Turkson, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, talks about Catholic Studies International contributions.
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Tasting menu: September 11th 2015 edition
This week: a new human ancestor, a rift in Japan's Yakuza and the enduring effects of bank heists
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Highlights -- 2012 College of Charleston Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony Highlights
See the FULL Morning and Afternoon Ceremonies: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB60369F1D671D473&feature=plcp Find out more about the class of 2012: http://cofc.edu/about/graduation-class-profiles/index.php The College of Charleston undergraduate commencement ceremonies were held on Saturday, May 12, 2012 in the historic Cistern Yard. An additional record breaking 160 students graduated from The Graduate School of the College of Charleston on May 11, 2012 in the TD Arena. The commenceme
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BIM.BON . A BIM system for architectural practice in Brazil
This article discusses the difficulties faced by the BIM (Building Information Modeling) systems to be widely adopted among most part of architecture and engineering professionals in Brazil. A revision of the issue and investigation of possibilities for improving the practice of architecture were made by creating a new model of BIM software addressed to a wider audience. It lists the main critical points in the usability of BIM software, based on a survey made with 300 professionals. The analysi
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CMS.407 Media and Methods: Sound (MIT)
This course explores the ways in which humans experience the realm of sound and how perceptions and technologies of sound emerge from cultural, economic, and historical worlds. It examines how environmental, linguistic, and musical sounds are construed cross-culturally. It describes the rise of telephony, architectural acoustics, sound recording, and the globalized travel of these technologies. Students address questions of ownership, property, authorship, and copyright in the age of digital fil
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