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Steve Case: "The Third Wave" | Talks at Google
Steve Case discusses his book "The Third Wave." A pioneer who made the Internet a part of everyday life when he cofounded America Online (AOL), Steve shares a roadmap for how anyone can succeed in a world of rapidly changing technology. Steve explains how we’re at a major tipping point in the history of the economy: the Third Wave of the internet is quickly approaching and entrepreneurs will finally have the tools to transform the largest industries in the world and dramatically change the way we live our lives. This talk was moderated by Mary Grove, Director of Google for Entrepreneurs.
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Diversity, Inclusion, Access, and College Attainment
If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to digicomm@uchicago.edu. On February 17, 2016, the University of Chicago announced a new five-year, $100 million plan to enrich the Odyssey Scholarship program, spurred by a $50 million gift and challenge from writer Harriet Heyman, AM’72, and her husband, investor Sir Michael Moritz. A panel moderated by Sara Ray Stoelinga, the Sara Liston Spurlark Director of UChicago’s Urban Education Institute, featured Arne Duncan, former US Secretary of Education; Elizabeth Kirby, Chief of Networks for Chicago Public Schools; and Vincent Tinto, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Syracuse University.
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Webinar - Precision Conservation Technologies to Facilitate Agricultural Watershed Planning (3/2014)
Agricultural Research Service's research in GIS modeling is utilizing published gSSURGO to develop conservation planning strategies to reduce nutrient load from the agricultural landscapes of river basins. The authors present their research in the application of the 10 step strategy framework in the development of various riparian buffer and conservation management systems to mitigate nutrient loss from agricultural fields within the Lime Creek Watershed located in Illinois. Captioning available upon request by e-mailing webmaster@lin.usda.gov. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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FRONTLINE | "The Choice 2012" (full episode, English) | PBS
If you like this, support your local PBS station: http://www.pbs.org/donate || http://to.pbs.org/NlxwIa Visit FRONTLINE's website for an unprecedented collection of rare "artifacts" from the candidates' lives, as well as 25 full-length interviews with those who know the men best. Mitt Romney and Barack Obama have spent hundreds of millions of dollars to tell their own stories, but in "The Choice 2012," FRONTLINE goes far beyond the headlines on a journey deep into their worlds, among their friends and family, critics, and closest colleagues, to understand what drives these men. Based on dozens of new interviews and hundreds of hours of research, FRONTLINE's authoritative profiles that emerge are also a portrait of America in an era of uncertainty -- and a guide to the choices that lie ahead. The film will be rebroadcast nationally on Thurs. Oct. 18 at 8 PM (EST); Fri. Oct. 26 at 9 PM (EST); Fri. Nov. 2 at 8 pm EST. Check local listings here: http://to.pbs.org/gqVBaM
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Rewild yourself and rewild your space | Mary Beth Nawor | TEDxLFHS
How are we connected to biodiversity, and why does it matter? High school science teacher Mary Beth Nawor explores the value of wildness in the world. Is it worth preserving or increasing? Mary Beth has been teaching Environmental Science at Lake Forest High School for over 20 years, sharing her love of the natural sciences and nature. Her passion is teaching and sharing what she’s learned with her family and students. When not teaching you can find her working in her garden and volunteering with conservation organizations. She aspires to increase awareness of the physical and mental benefits of integrating nature into our daily lives. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
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Role of Soil Biology in Improving Soil Quality
Presented by Kristine Nichols, Ph.D., Soil Microbiologist, USDA Agricultural Research Service Soil as the heart of the farming ecosystem is driven by biological activities to increase soil organic matter, which represents a small percentage of the soil by weight, but controls over 90% of the soil functions. This presentation introduces viewers to the concepts of 1) rhizosphere biology, the area immediately surrounding the plant root with the highest concentration of microbiological activity; 2) soil "livestock" consisting of bacteria, fungi, nematodes, protozoa and microarthropods and representing the greatest concentration of biomass anywhere on the planet; 3) glomalin, a biological glue that holds soil together and improves soil aggregation; and 4) building soil biota to improve soil quality, increase nutrient cycling, and long term sustainability using cover crops, no-till, and other sustainable farming practices. The opinions expressed in this video are those of the presenter(s) and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of USDA.
Drought Documentary: A Dry Season
Read, listen and learn English with a 30 minute VOA documentary about the 2012 drought in the United States.
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Kids! Get into a Gifted School — CPS SEES Selective Enrollment Elementary Programs
Want to get into a gifted school program? Your chances are nil, but I show you exactly what it takes and give step-by-step instructions that will increase your odds by 100x. Resources: Brain Quest: http://amzn.to/2E349w8 More coming soon!
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Critical Race Theory and Education
Gloria Ladson-Billings is the author of several books, chapters and articles, including Crossing Over to Canaan: The Journey of New Teachers in Diverse Classrooms. A former editor of the American Education Research Journal, Ladson-Billings was elected in 2005 to the National Academy of Education. She is Kellner Family Chair in Urban Education and Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Educational Policy Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her talk on culturally relevant teaching is intended for a general audience.
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Healthy Kids, Healthy Families
Healthy Kids, Healthy Families is a three-year initiative designed to improve the health and wellness of at least one million children through community investments by Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) and its Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans in Illinois, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas. The Healthy Kids, Healthy Families initiative invests in and partners with nonprofit organizations that offer sustainable, measurable programs to reach children and their families in the following areas: • Nutrition education • Physical activity • Disease prevention and management • Supporting safe environments
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Bart Ehrman - Conversations with History
Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes biblical scholar Bart Ehrman for a discussion of his intellectual odyssey with a focus on how the Bible explains the problem of human suffering. The conversation includes a discussion of the challenges of biblical interpretation when confronting this age old problem of the human condition. Included are topics such as the contribution of the prophets, a comparison of the old and new testaments, the book of Job, and the emergence of apocalyptic writers. Series: Conversations with History [7/2008] [Humanities] [Show ID: 14669]
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Illinois Artists
Three stories. One University. Professor of Dance Endalyn Taylor has toured the world with the Dance Theatre of Harlem and performed on Broadway in the original cast of “The Lion King.” Raised on the south side of Chicago, Taylor left home at age 16 to become a principal dancer at the Dance Theatre of Harlem. Recently, Taylor traveled back to New York with a group of her Illinois students to perform a piece she choreographed at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. She encourages her students by telling them “never underestimate the power of you … never forget that what you have that no one else has is your unique perspective.” When the founding members of Definition Theatre Company graduated from Illinois in 2012, they wanted to change the world. Frustrated by a lack of diversity in the world of theater, they decided to form their own company. So far, the members have produced over a dozen plays in Chicago with the goal of diversity both on stage and behind the stage. The company has earned critical acclaim, and in 2017, award-winning Goodman Theatre Director Chuck Smith worked with Definition to stage Brandon Jacobs-Jenkins groundbreaking work “An Octoroon.” The play is a racial farce that challenges stereotypes from plantation America to the present day. Phil Collins, Steely Dan and Tito Puente are just a few of the artists who have been backed up by faculty members of the University of Illinois Jazz Studies Program. Their real-life experiences and their love of teaching are an important draw to students deciding to come to Illinois to study jazz. Because a big part of honing their craft is live performance, students and faculty perform several times a week at a small venue in downtown Urbana called the Iron Post, an authentic setting that has helped jazz studies at Illinois rank among the top 10 of college programs.
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Glenn Weyl Book Lecture: Radical Markets Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society
E. Glen Weyl is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research New England and Visiting Senior Research Scholar at Yale’s Economics Department and Law School. His research spans economics, law, philosophy, computer sciene and political science with the aim of bringing together insights from all these fields to radically expand the scope of market exchange. For more info: https://www.brown.edu/academics/political-theory-project/glen-weyl-book-lecture-radical-markets-uprooting-capitalism-and-democracy-just-society Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Brown University
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Friday Forum: Organizing For Environmental Justice
Friday Forum: Organizing for Environmental Justice Speaker: Rev. Booker Steven Vance You understand and take seriously the need to care for the Earth. However, there’s only so much that we can do when we act by ourselves. Learn to advocate for those who don’t have a political voice and mobilize to affect meaningful change in Illinois communities and amplify those voices in environmental discussions. About the Speaker: Rev. Booker Steven Vance joined Faith in Place in February 2015 as the Policy Director working to promote renewable energy sources and energy efficiency in Illinois’ implementation of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan. He seeks to communicate a vision for environmental justice for all communities by affecting change at the policy level. Originally from Houston, Texas, he attend Bethany Lutheran College in Lindsborg, Kansas and graduated in 1980 with a BA in Business Economics. He received his Masters of Divinity from the Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago in 1986 and served as Pastor of St. Stephen’s Evangelical Lutheran Church on the Southside of Chicago for over 27 years. He has extensive experience in faithful advocacy and ecumenical community organizing, including work with Healthy Communities, Urban Gardening, Walmart Good Jobs Campaign, Fight for 15, SOUL (South Side Organized for Unity and Liberation) and HIV/AIDS Awareness Initiatives. He is the proud father of two young men and the grandfather of three. Building a Better Environmental Movement – Fall 2017 This fall, we are pleased to partner with the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations’ Diversity and Social Justice Education unit (DiversityEd) and the Student Sustainability Committee to host a series that explores the intersections of the environment and social justice. Our Fall 2017 Friday Forum series on environmental issues and solutions, ranging from climate change and policy to active transportation and agriculture, seeks to elevate sustainability issues on campus and in our communities and deepen our understanding of environmental justice. This series was made possible thanks to the generous support of our partners: Diversity and Social Justice Education and the Student Sustainability Committee
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Non-native plants
The slopes of Parliament Hill are overrun with underbrush and invasive plants and need to be cleaned up and reforested in a four-year project, Tom Spears reports.
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General Priesthood Session
The General Priesthood Session of the April 2018 General Conference.
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Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) in conversation with David Axelrod
If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please send a message to politics@uchicago.edu.
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Dean Erwin Chemerinsky of Berkeley Law
Oct 29 from 12-1pm in Sibley Auditorium We are delighted to announce our speaker will be Dean Erwin Chemerinsky of Berkeley Law. Erwin Chemerinsky became the 13th Dean of Berkeley Law on July 1, 2017, when he joined the faculty as the Jesse H. Choper Distinguished Professor of Law. Prior to assuming this position, from 2008-2017, he was the founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, and Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law, at University of California, Irvine School of Law, with a joint appointment in Political Science. Before that he was the Alston and Bird Professor of Law and Political Science at Duke University from 2004-2008, and from 1983-2004 was a professor at the University of Southern California Law School, including as the Sydney M. Irmas Professor of Public Interest Law, Legal Ethics, and Political Science. He also has taught at DePaul College of Law and UCLA Law School. He teaches Constitutional Law, First Amendment Law, Federal Courts, Criminal Procedure, and Appellate Litigation. He is the author of ten books, including The Case Against the Supreme Court, published by Viking in 2014, and two books published by Yale University Press in 2017, Closing the Courthouse Doors: How Your Constitutional Rights Became Unenforceable and Free Speech on Campus (with Howard Gillman). He also is the author of more than 200 law review articles. He writes a weekly column for the Sacramento Bee, monthly columns for the ABA Journal and the Daily Journal, and frequent op-eds in newspapers across the country. He frequently argues appellate cases, including in the United States Supreme Court. In 2016, he was named a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In January 2017, National Jurist magazine again named Dean Chemerinsky as the most influential person in legal education in the United States.
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Resident Camp Michikamau
Sleep-Away Program for Those in Grades 3-10 For more than 80 years, Camp Michikamau has offered a highquality traditional overnight camp for youth and teens. The camp program provides a balance of structured and choice activities. During their first week, campers experience every program area at least once as well as the daily swim lessons. During the second week, campers are given the freedom to choose their activities such as rock climbing, kayaking, nature programs, dance and much more. Each camper receives daily swim lessons taught by qualified instructors. After dinner, campers enjoy an activity such as game night, a dance, scavenger hunt, gold rush, talent show or campfire. Weekends offer variety in programming. Each weekend has a different theme and the entire camp is involved in activities such as international weekend, survivor weekend and color war. Sunday mornings are a reflective time for campers where the YMCA's core values are discussed. Some of the most memorable moments happen on the out-ofcamp overnight experience. During each session, campers will plan their meal, pack their gear, hike to their destination, build a fire, and cook and sleep under the stars. Camp Michikamau prides itself on hiring well-trained, dedicated staff who return year after year and come from across America and around the world. The majority of our American counselors have all attended our camps themselves, which helps them relate to our first-time campers. The diversity of our staff enhances the experience for the campers. Each cabin has two counselors who provide a nurturing and safe environment as campers develop skills in athletics, challenge course, arts and swimming, all while having fun, making new friends, and creating lifelong memories. Sample Schedule 7:45 a.m. Flag/Line Up 8 a.m. Breakfast 9 a.m. Camp & Cabin Chores 10 a.m. Activity 1 11 a.m. Activity 2 Noon Line Up 12:15 p.m. Lunch 1 p.m. Cabin Time 2:20 p.m. Leisure Time 3:30 p.m. Activity 3 4:40 p.m. Activity 4 6 p.m. Flag/Line Up 6:15 p.m. Dinner 7:30 p.m. Evening Activity 9 p.m. Tell Me Why & Taps
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2018 Illinois Democratic Gubenatorial Debate
WBEZ Chicago, University of Chicago Institute of Politics and POLITICO presented a live public forum featuring the 2018 Illinois Democratic gubernatorial candidates discussing their respective visions for the future of our state on March 1, 2018. The forum was moderated by WBEZ Chicago’s Melba Lara with a panel of three reporters: WBEZ Chicago’s Dave McKinney and Tony Arnold, and POLITICO's Natasha Korecki.
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Yelawolf - Johnny Cash
Get Yelawolf's "Love Story" - http://smarturl.it/YelaLoveStory Sign up for updates: http://smarturl.it/Yelawolf.News Music video by Yelawolf performing Johnny Cash. (C) 2015 Interscope Records http://www.vevo.com/watch/USUV71400880 Best of Yelawolf: https://goo.gl/vy7NZQ Subscribe here: https://goo.gl/ynkVDL
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Preschool Inclusion - Part 2: Reflections on the Process (Video #190)
Preschool Inclusion: Reflections on the Process is the second in a two-part series that explores Inclusion in Illinois and looks at the why behind inclusion using the most current research on the topic. In part two of the series, we will talk with two programs in Illinois that have implemented successful inclusive models and focus on the supports and practices that make inclusion work.
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Beyond Diversity: The Hidden Curriculum of Privilege - Part 3
Tim Wise discusses issues of race and privilege. This video is part of the programming offered by the Office of Faculty Development at Eastern Illinois University. To learn more, visit www.eiu.edu/facdev.
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FNN: Pres. #Trump in Pittsburgh to mourn massacre victims; AZ synagogue shooting vigil
Brought to you by Desert Diamond: http://www.ddcaz.com Sharing a mix of breaking news, Arizona stories, engaging discussions, and popular culture.
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Chicago Tonight full episode November 6, 2018
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Chicago Tonight full episode November 14, 2018
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How can social media be used effectively in the courtroom?
Opposing parties, witnesses, attorneys, and even jurors are using social media. What is your strategy for using social media in your next trial? • Having an effective plan for using social media at trial can position attorneys for success in the courtroom. • Ethan leverages his experience with social media and litigation to help attorneys, law firms and legal professionals develop effective strategies for utilizing social media in evidence, jury selection and in the courtroom. Ethan will teach you how to: • Identify effective ways to use social media at trial. • Understand effective ways to use social media in jury selection in compliance with ethical guidelines. • Analyze actual verdicts that were placed in jeopardy by juror social media use. • Manage and monitor witness and juror social media at trial. • Employ effective social media strategies used by seasoned litigators.
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NLMC 2016 - Evolving Cultural Dimensions of Diversity and Inclusion
As workplaces continue to experience rapid demographic and cultural change, experts say that diversity and inclusion are essential ingredients for successful organizations in the Future@Work. NLMC Panel discussion of the the trends, public policies, practices, and innovative programs that both labor and management can leverage for enhanced recruitment, retention, job satisfaction, creativity, and collaboration.
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Campus Tour from PACVB
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Revolutionary Change: The Role of the Disruptor | Talks at Google
People of color often feel the pressure to "mute" aspects of their identity, experience, and culture when navigating predominantly white spaces. Whether in the workplace, gentrified communities, or heavily policed neighborhoods, they engage in Herculean efforts to increase the comfort of “the white gaze” in the hopes of limiting their experiences of being outsiders and being marginalized, sanctioned, penalized, or in the worst cases, killed.
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Let's Talk Teaching: GIS in the Classroom
This video is part of the programming offered by the Office of Faculty Development at Eastern Illinois University. To learn more, visit www.eiu.edu/facdev.
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Heuermann Lecture: Howard G. Buffett and Howard W. Buffett
Finding Hope: Pioneering Your Own 40 Chances Presenters: Howard G. Buffett, Chairman & CEO, The Howard G. Buffett Foundation and Howard W. Buffett, Lecturer, University of Nebraska - Lincoln Lecture from October 21, 2015 held at the Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center http://heuermannlectures.unl.edu/home Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/HSUU/
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Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy Explained
This video explores Django and Paris' 2012 theory of Culturally Sustaining Pedagogy. The video, while general in some regards is targeted toward educators who have a working knowledge of cultural inclusivity in the classroom. This video was developed in conjunction with the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with instructor Anna Smith.
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Setting Up Your Own Processing - Eric Klein
Track D: Profitable Pig and Poultry Production. Session 3: Processing and Marketing of Pork and Poultry Products. Slide presentations and additional conference information is available at https://www.sare.org/Events/Our-Farms-Our-Future-Conference. This session will explore what today’s producers are doing to succeed in processing and marketing their pastured animal products. Session highlights include: a look at how Hidden Stream Farm endeavored to build its own USDA-inspected processing plant and the value this project has added to the farm; one producer’s key tips on how to sell one million dollars of meat without stepping foot in a farmer’s market; lessons learned from operating a successful meat-CSA in Illinois. Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) provides grants and outreach to advance innovations that improve profitability, stewardship and quality of life. SARE is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA.
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Early Intervention and Child Care...Natural Partners in Natural Environments
This video discusses and shows the many benefits for supporting Early Intervention services for children in their child care setting. EI providers, child care providers and families share their experiences of how this partnership benefits everyone involved. Supplements to this video are available at: http://go.illinois.edu/EITPvideos To view a transcript of this video in English, please visit http://eitp.education.illinois.edu/HT... To view a transcript of this video in Spanish, please visit http://eitp.education.illinois.edu/HT... This video was made possible through a collaboration between Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, the Bureau of Early Intervention at the Illinois Department of Human Services and the Early Intervention Training Program. To learn more about EI and the Illinois EI Training Program, please visit http://eitp.education.illinois.edu
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1. John Kress - Perspectives on Limits to Growth: Challenges to Building a Sustainable Planet
The Club of Rome and the Smithsonian Institution's Consortium for Understanding and Sustaining a Biodiverse Planet hosted a symposium on March 1, 2012 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the launching of Limits to Growth, the first report to the Club of Rome published in 1972. This book was one of the earliest scholarly works to recognize that the world was fast approaching its sustainable limits. Forty years later, the planet continues to face many of the same economic, social, and environmental challenges as when the book was first published. The morning session focused on the lessons of Limits to Growth. The afternoon session addressed the difficult challenges of preserving biodiversity, adjusting to a changing climate, and solving the societal issues now facing the planet. The symposium ended with a thought-provoking panel discussion among the speakers on future steps for building a sustainable planet. W. John Kress is the Director of the Consortium for Understanding and Sustaining a Biodiverse Planet at the Smithsonian as well as curator and research scientist with the Department of Botany at the National Museum of Natural History. He was born in Illinois and received his education at Harvard University (B. A. 1975) and Duke University (Ph. D. 1981) where he studied tropical biology, ethnobotany, evolution, and plant systematics. Among his many scientific and popular papers on tropical biology are his books entitled Heliconia: An Identification Guide, Heliconias -- Las Lamaradas de la Selva Colombiana, A New Century of Biology (with Gary Barrett), A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs, and Climbers of Myanmar, and Plant Conservation -- A Natural History Approach (with Gary Krupnick). His book The Weeping Goldsmith (Abbeville Press) describes his experiences exploring for plants in the isolated country of Myanmar. Dr. Kress is also interested in the intersection of science and art. To this end he has published two original art projects: one called Botanica Magnifica (Abbeville Press) with photographer Jonathan Singer, and the second a book on plant evolution, entitled The Art of Plant Evolution (Kew Publications), with Dr. Shirley Sherwood using contemporary botanical art to illustrate the diversity of the plant world. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and currently Executive Director of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation. Dr. Kress is an Adjunct Professor of Biology at the Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Yunnan.
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Bowling For Columbine (Subtitled in French and English)
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University of Minnesota Board of Regents - Finance and Operations Committee
University of Minnesota Board of Regents - Finance and Operations Committee - Oct. 11, 2018
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Tools of Inclusion: Assistive Technology for Young Children  (Video #153)
It is doubtful that you have ever wondered too much about ‘why’ assistive technology is a good thing for young children with special needs, but you have probably wondered ‘how!’ This program will show you how children use assistive technology as a learning and inclusion tool. The format will include application of low to high tech changes that enable children to participate across the centers of the early childhood classroom, enhance curriculum goals and provide important strategies. Recorded: February 2007
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Energy Cultures in the Age of the Anthropocene: Charles Mann
Charles Mann, journalist author of bestsellers 1491 and 1493, the former of which won the U.S. National Academic of Sciences Keck Award in 2006 for best book of the year. A correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, Science, and Wired, Mann covers issues relating to the intersection of science, technology, and commerce. He is now working on a book about energy and had a cover story in the May 2013 issue of The Atlantic, “What If We Never Run Out of Oil?” Introduction by Tyler Priest, History and Geographical & Sustainability Sciences, University of Iowa Moderator – Tyler Priest, History and Geographical & Sustainability Sciences, University of Iowa Recorded on March 6, 2014
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Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and ...
Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced today a new guidance from the Justice Department designed to help law enforcement agencies prevent gender bias in their response to sexual assault and domestic violence, highlighting the need for clear policies, robust training and responsive accountability systems.
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Keynote Speaker Iva Johnson, Esq. | Diversity & Inclusion Conference 2017 | Pt 2
Keynote Speaker: Iva Johnson, Esq. addresses the attendees of the 2017 Diversity & Inclusion Conference at Delaware Technical Community College. Iva is the Chief Diversity Officer, Widener University (Chester, PA).
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Moraine Valley Community College Year in Review 2018
Moraine Valley Community College is honored to share the accomplishments and highlights from the 2017-2018 academic year.
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Challenges Facing Young Women in Ministry - Elisa Laird, Heather Zimmerman, Kymberli Cook,
In this episode, Dr. Darrell Bock and Elisa Laird, Heather Zimmerman, and Kymberly Cook discuss challenges young women face in ministry, focusing on dispelling false perceptions and overcoming challenges. https://voice.dts.edu/tablepodcast/challenges-facing-young-women-ministry/?adsource=TUBE_thetable https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-table-podcast-audio/id586379713 The opinions expressed by guest speakers do not necessarily reflect the positions of Dallas Theological Seminary.
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NIST Colloquium Series: Secrets in the Ancient Goatskin
Dr. Uwe Bergmann, a staff scientist in physics at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory, discusses the fascinating journey of a 1,000-year-old parchment from its origin in Constantinople to an X-ray line in California. This NIST Colloquium Series presentation also explains how X-rays have been used to make other discoveries about artifacts from the 12th through the 20th centuries.
CCDF Final Rule: Understanding the Health and Safety Training Requirements
This webinar provided specific information and examples related to the health and safety training provisions of the final regulations published by the Office of Child Care (within the Dept. of Health & Human Services’ Administration for Children & Families) in September of 2016. We accept comments in the spirit of our comment policy: http://www.hhs.gov/web/socialmedia/policies/comment-policy.html
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Diverging Diamond Interchange Visualization
Instructional video on how to drive in a diverging diamond interchange.
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The Prison Education Movement: Does Brown Have a Role? – Teaching in the Prisons
The Prison Education Movement: Does Brown Have a Role? / September 16, 2016 Teaching in the Prisons Introduction: Amy Remensynder, Royce Family Professor of Teaching Excellence & Professor of History, Brown University Speakers Ralph Orleck, Special Education Director/Principal, Rhode Island Department of Corrections Will Jackson, Department of Corrections Coordinator, Community College of Rhode Island Rob Scott, Executive Director, Cornell University Prison Education Program Jill Stockwell, Humanities Chair and Program Liaison, the Prison Teaching Initiative at Princeton University
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Climate Risk for Councils Workshop
Tuesday 16 October, 2018 Councils now face unprecedented legal liabilities and financial risks if they fail to address obligations arising from climate change. Those who fail to mitigate, adapt to or disclose climate risks in their governance and decision-making will expose themselves to legal liabilities – including potentially breaching fiduciary duties. With climate risks now occupying the minds of mainstream investors, those not addressing climate risks will increasingly struggle to access affordable finance and insurance. On Tuesday 16 October, Resilient South and Resilient Hills & Coasts collaborated to host a series of workshops to understand the legal and financial implications of climate change for councils in South Australia. SPEAKERS Nina Keath – Introduction (0:00 – 5:45 mins) Senior Strategic Planner, City of Onkparinga – EMCEE Sarah Barker – Legal and Financial Risks from Climate Change (5:46 – 33:48 mins) Special Counsel, Minter Ellison – internationally renowned expert on climate change governance risk. John Nairn – How our climate is changing (33:49 – 43:14) South Australian State Director of the Bureau of Meteorology – widely regarded expert on weather-related climate risks, with a focus on heatwaves. Mark Siebentritt – Current Climate Action by Councils (43:15 – 54:55 mins) Consultant, Seed Consulting Services – local consultant specialising in water and climate change, and has taken part in almost all climate planning projects in South Australia to date. Donovan Burton – Governance for Managing Climate Risk (54:56 – 1:27:06 mins) Consultant, Climate Planning – internationally respected climate adaptation planner, who created the Informed.City platform to assess climate governance for local and state governments across Queensland, Victoria and Tasmania.
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Jackson Katz: Violence against women—it's a men's issue
Domestic violence and sexual abuse are often called "women's issues." But in this bold, blunt talk, Jackson Katz points out that these are intrinsically men's issues -- and shows how these violent behaviors are tied to definitions of manhood. A clarion call for us all -- women and men -- to call out unacceptable behavior and be leaders of change. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksDirector
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