Spartan Sagas: Manpreet Singh, Healing one child at a time.
Manpreet Singh has dedicated her career in psychiatric medicine to trying to understand why children develop mental illness, with the ultimate goal of preventing its onset. A principle she learned early in life—known as "seva," or service—has shaped the kind of physician and teacher she has become. "Something that was very important to me—that Michigan State very much cultivated in the way that it educated me to be a very compassionate and service-oriented physician—is that I could insti
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Assessing your skills
Welcome to Assessing Your Skills one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your skills as a first step toward choosing work that really suits you. It can also he
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2 Radiation from the galaxies

Stars occur in great collections called galaxies. The distribution and motion of galaxies provide us with the first important experimental information on which we shall build our understanding of the type of universe we inhabit. So, what do we know about galaxies?

All the stars that can be distinguished by the naked eye – a few thousand in number – belong to one galaxy: our own Milky Way Galaxy. Sometimes it is just written Galaxy, with a capital G, to distinguish it from all
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Prayers on the 100th-day of the missing MH370 plane
Family members of Chinese passengers on board missing flight MH370 prayed together on the 100th day since the plane's disappearance. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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 including business, financial, national, and intern
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DNA USA: a genetic portrait of America
Based on his latest book, Bryan Sykes, professor of human genetics at Oxford University, gave a public lecture at Wolfson College exploring the rich ancestral tapestry of the American nation. From the moment that our DNA fingerprints could be profiled, genes have served as invaluable forensic tools to settle legal matters, exonerate the innocent, and identify the dead. But, as geneticists like Bryan Sykes have revealed in recent groundbreaking work, they can also help answer larger existential
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Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz1
Interactive simulaton explaining how to calculate cubic capacity of a truck for carrying excavated materials
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Singer accused of rape, De Niro opens Tribeca
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe The day's top showbiz news and headlines including Bryan Singer is accused of raping a teenage boy, Robert De Niro opens the Tribeca Film Festival, and Robin Williams is in talks for a "Mrs. Doubtfire" sequel. Bob Mezan 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 provide
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Engaging students in ethical debates
This case study outlines an investigation into the acceptance of a new pedagogical paradigm aiming to engage and inspire students in ethical and entrepreneurial activity
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Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
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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.
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NYIT Moments MinLi ChangChien, School of Management & International Business
Meet MinLi ChangChien, School of Management & International Business
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Expedition 40 Soyuz Docks to Space Station
The Soyuz TMA-13M carrying Reid Wiseman of NASA, Maxim Suraev of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Alexander Gerst of the European Space Agency docked to the International Space Station 262 miles above Earth and off the coast of northern Peru at 9:44 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 28.
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Discover Psychology - The Mindfulness Revolution by Dr. Dick Day
According to a February 2014 Time Magazine cover story, we are in the midst of a Mindfulness Revolution. McMaster University now has a Mindfulness Centre. Hamilton has its own mindfulness website, www.mindfulnesshamilton.ca. What is mindfulness? Why should anyone want to be mindful? How does one become mindful? How could and should mindfulness become part of everyday life? Is this just another New Age fad, or is there some solid research to suggest it is worthy of our attention? Dick Day is a
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The Life of Ethan Allen, American Revolutionary War Patriot, Part 1 (Audio)
Audio podcast with excellent references. At Wikipedia.org Ethan Allen’s life is covered. "Ethan Allen (January 21, 1738 [O.S. January 10, 1737] – February 12, 1789) was a farmer; businessman; land speculator; philosopher; writer; and American Revolutionary War patriot, hero, and politician. He is best known as one of the founders of the U.S. state of Vermont, and for the capture of Fort Ticonderoga early in the American Revolutionary War along with Benedict Arnold."

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Hypnotized woman sings through surgery to save vocals chords
It is being called a world's first in medicine. Doctors at a hospital in Creteil, France removed thirty-one-year-old Alama Kante's potentially cancerous thyroid gland, while she was hypnotised. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews 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 including business, financial, nati
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Evaluation of 'Business Enterprise' Module
This report outlines a process of evaluation for a business enterprise module. This exploratory research investigates the impact of 'contextual' based evaluation of enterprise education curricula
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Egypt's Mystery Chamber
Though the tomb KV63 in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings was discovered in 2006, it has remained shut to the outside world. The meaning and significance of the tomb’s contents – which include unopened relics, blemished inscriptions and delicate artifacts – were left shrouded in mystery. This month, Discovery Channel searches for answers in Egypt’s Mystery Chamber and reveals, for the first time ever, important information about the mummification of Egyptian pharaohs.

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