• Universal Access Tips for Mac OS X
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    Universal Access Tips for Mac OS X

    Coming to you live from the shadow of the Big House. It’s IT For You. Tips and tricks on ITS tools, products, services, and more with your host Jeanne Mackey Hi, I’m Jane Vincent. I’m the Assistive Technology Lead for the University of Michigan. And, I’m here today to talk about Universal Access Tips for Macintosh OS X. If you’ve seen the presentation about ease of access tips windows, some of the features we’re going to talk about here that can benefit people with, and for that matter without disabilities are going to be very similar. The Macintosh has a smaller feature set than Windows does, but it does have…

  • Innovations in diabetes screening and interventions for AANHPI
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    Innovations in diabetes screening and interventions for AANHPI

    JUDITH: Welcome, everyone, to today’s webinar to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The title of the webinar is “Innovations in Diabetes Screening and Interventions for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders.” My name is Jude McDivitt. I’m the Director of the National Diabetes Education Program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We’re very excited about today’s program. We have almost 700 registrations. And we have people from all over the world, from Canada and Australia to the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, and other Pacific Islands, and a number of other places. So thank you to everyone who registered for today’s event.…

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    Bill Nye: Can We Stop Telling Women What to Do With Their Bodies?

    Many, many, many, many more hundreds of eggs are fertilized than become humans. Eggs get fertilized and by that I mean sperm get accepted by ova a lot. But that’s not all you need. You have to attach to the uterine wall, the inside of a womb, a woman’s womb. But if you’re going to hold that as a standard, that is to say if you’re going to say when an egg is fertilized it’s therefore has the same rights as an individual, then whom are you going to sue? Whom are you going to imprison? Every woman who’s had a fertilized egg pass through her? Every guy who’s sperm…

  • Federalism: Crash Course Government and Politics #4
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    Federalism: Crash Course Government and Politics #4

    Hi, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government and Politics. And today we’re going to talk about a fundamental concept to American government: federalism. Sorry. I’m not sorry. You’re not even endangered anymore. Federalism is a little confusing because it includes the word, “federal,” as in federal government, which is what we use to describe the government of the United States as a whole. Which is kind of the opposite of what we mean when we say federalism. Confused? Google it. This video will probably come up. And then just watch this video. Or, just continue watching this video. [Theme Music] So what is federalism? Most simply, it’s the…