HANDOUTS, SLIDES AND READING REQUIREMENTS FOR FALL 2017

 

BIOSPHERE

Website at DU for Jonathan Ormes

BOOK OF JOB

Syllabus for the class

 

BREAKING THE COMMUNICATION BARRIER

     SUGGESTED READING

Say It Straight or You’ll Show It Crooked by Abe Wagner     Available at: abewagner. com

The Transactional Manager by Abe Wagner     Available at: abewagner.com 

Born to Win by Muriel James and Dorothy Jongeward   Amazon

Introducing NLP  by Joseph O’Connor    Amazon

 

BRIDGE: LEARN THE 2/1 CONVENTION

     REQUIRED READING

Grant, Audrey & Rodwell, Eric, 2 Over 1 Game Force, Baron Barclay Bridge, 2009.

 

BRING YOUR OLD PHOTOS INTO THE DIGITAL REALM

     SUGGESTED READING

DOUG THE SCANMAN WEBSITE

       HANDOUTS

Scan basics – day 1

Resolution chart

Google Photos

Cloud options

More on tagging and organizing

 

CHATTING EN ESPANOL: BEGINNING

     REQUIRED READING

Dorothy Richmond, Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses.  McGraw-Hill, 2010. It’s $15

 

CHATTING EN ESPANOL: INTERMEDIATE

     REQUIRED READING

Dorothy Richmond, Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses.  McGraw-Hill, 2010. It’s $15

 

CIRES

CIRES Steenburgh Space Weather

CIRES Perron slides

CIRES Fierer slides

CIRES Lukas_slides

 CIRES Abdalati slides

Solar Storm took us to brink of war

 

CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH from the UC Anschutz Medical Campus

Week 1-NBHIC 091317

Week 2 – CU Human Immunology

Week 5 – Kluger – Palliative Care

 

 

DARK MATTER

     HANDOUTS

Dark Matter – StandardModel_Review

Dark Matter_Intro

DarkMatter_Syllabus

 Dark Matter – The Mass Mess

 

 

ECONOMICS 2017

     HANDOUTS

Econ 2017 Nov. 16 (final week)

 

 

ELITCH THEATRE – A HISTORY

     SUGGESTED READING

Denver’s Historic Elitch Theatre, A Nolstagic Journey by Ted Borrillo, 24.95

Maude Fealy-Fragments of a Worthwhile Life by Ted Borrillo, 14.95

   both books will be available for purchase at the class

 

FUTURE METRO DENVER ON THE CUTTING EDGE

     HANDOUTS

Week_1_Course_Overview_Growth_DRCOG

Week_1_DOLA

Week 2 Academy of Lifelong Learners_091817

Week_2_DRCOG_MV_Overview

Week_3_Transportation_RTD_Quinn

Week_3_Transportation_DRCOG_Riger

Week_4_Enterprise_Community_Partners_TOD_Fund_MHC

Week_4_CHFA_Housing

Week_5 Digital Technology Future of Cities

Week_5_ – Smart Cities

 

FOUNDATIONS OF WORLD RELIGIONS

     HANDOUTS will be emailed directly to you. 

 

GENEALOGY

Genealogy – Day 1

Genealogy – Day 2

Genealogy – Day 3

Genealogy – Day 4

 

HAMLET: PRINCE OF DENMARK

     REQUIRED READING

Borrow or purchase this play

 

ISLAM 101

     HANDOUTS

Lecture-1- Islamic Faith and Practices

Lecture 2 – Prophet Muhammad

Lecture 3 – History of Islam

Lecture 4 – Politics and Islam

Lecture 5 – Women in Islam

Lecture 6 – Quran

Lecture 7 – Jesus in Islam

Lecture 8 – Moral Values in Islam

Lecture 9 – Sufism

Lecture 10 – Non-Muslims Relations

Lecture 11 – Afterlife in Islam

 

MASTERS OF SHORT STORY PART II

     REQUIRED READING

Lorrie Moore, Heidi Pitlor, Eds. 100 Years of The Best American Short Stories. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

MIDDLE EAST

Between World Wars 1918=1948

Modern MIddle East

Rise of Zionism & Foundation Of Israel

1947-1949 war, refugees,strategic issues

Israel’s contribution to the World

Why the Muslim World hates Zionism

 

RUSSIAN REVOLUTIONS OF 1917

     REQUIRED  READING

 The course leader has a few extra copies of these books that she can loan the first day of class.

Mary Schaeffer Conroy, Emerging Democracy in Late Imperial Russia. University Press of  Colorado, 1998.

Geoffrey Swain, The Origins of the Russian Civil War (Origins of Modern Wars). Routledge, 1995.

Porter, Thomas: Prince George E. Lvov : The Zemstvos, Liberalism, and Civil Society in Late Imperial Russia

 

SMART MAPPING

5 reasons why today’s digital maps are revolutionary

Examine change over time using satelllite imagery