2010 Purdue Alumni Newsreel
The annual alumni newsreel reviews the activities and achievements of Purdue University faculty, staff, students and alumni. The production, sponsored by the Purdue Alumni Association, is shown to alumni clubs around the world.
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Seminar in Ethnography and Fieldwork, Fall 2003
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The brain is made up of two halves, the hemispheres. These hemispheres are united to one another through a system consisting of millions of nerve fibers. Therefore, each hemisphere is continually informed about what is happening in the other. What happens if the connection is broken?
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This site provides access to a number of visual resources and supporting material illustrating the concept of radioactive decay and its central role in radiometric dating. Visualizations include diagrams, graphs, static illustrations and photos. Resources found on this site are suitable for use in lectures and classes and may also be used as the basis for labs or other activities.
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The Phase Changes of Water Song
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[Eat People: Unapologetic Rules for Entrepreneurial Success • By Andy Kessler • Penguin, 2011 • 256 pages]

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The big-box book business has begun to crumble with the bankruptcy filing of book-selling behemoth Borders. The Chapter 11 filing indicates the company is l
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UMass Amherst partners with WGBY to create and deliver new knowledge and education. Students gain unprecedented experience and have real world impact through class work, faculty mentoring, and research opportunities that change lives forever.
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25 Jan 2011: The Veritas Forum: Robots, Autism, & God
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Author(s): EVOLUTION,E-EVOLVE,UCLANOER,UCLAN,Eileen Cunningha

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Social Activism: 2011
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