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DST – Click red dot for more info Legend: How to use the interactive Time Zone Map Search for any city in the search field above and place a black "pin" by that city on the map. If you place more than one pin, an extra line of information is added underneath the map with links to those cities' pages. More about the Time Zone Map Related:  travellingMOOCs en cours

MapCrunch - Random Google Street View Nonimmigrant Visas | Embassy of the United States San Jose, Costa Rica How to Apply for a Visa Procedures and Instructions Temporary visitors to the United States must apply for and obtain a nonimmigrant visa before beginning their journey. NOTE: Please DO NOT bring any personal electronic devices (e.g., cell phones, blackberries, iPods, etc.) with you to the Embassy. STEP 1: Determine the type of visa you require. The requirements, qualifications, and fees for each visa type vary by category. STEP 2: Complete the DS-160 Online Application. Fill out the online Nonimmigrant Visa Application Form (DS-160) and print only the “Confirmation Page.” NOTE: We do not recommend working with third party businesses and websites that charge a fee to: (a) fill out the DS-160; and/or (b) prepare other application documents on your behalf. STEP 3: Pay the application fee (MRV). New Application Fees: Nonimmigrant and immigrant visa application fees change on April 13, 2012. Applicants have two options to pay the non-refundable application fee (MRV):

Paul Christoforo Ocean Marketing Emails Overview Paul Christoforo Ocean Marketing Emails refers to an email exchange between a customer known as “Dave” and Paul Christoforo, the president of the public relations (PR) firm Ocean Marketing. The firm was contracted to handle customer relations for the Avenger Controller. a video game controller attachment popular among disabled gamers that allows the top facing buttons to be pressed without lifting their thumb from the analog stick. Christoforo became notorious online after an email exchange was made public in which he responded to a customer with poor spelling, grammar and lack of professionalism. Background From December 16th to the 26th of 2011, a man known as “Dave” shared a series of email exchanges with Paul Christoforo, a representative of the PR firm Ocean Marketing. From: Dave To: Ocean Marketing Dec 16, 2011, at 1:34 PMI ordered 2 of the upcoming PS3 controllers (invoice xxxxxxxxx--Nov 3, 2011). From: Ocean Marketing To: Dave Dec 16, 2011 2:45 PMDec 17- Paul Christoforo

Hub5 ECO Learning Ce MOOC « Ma pédagogie à la sauce web 2.0 » s’inspire du Master à distance AIGEME (Applications informatiques : gestion, éducation aux médias et E-Formation) proposé par l’Université Sorbonne Nouvelle. Il se présente comme une exploration des médias sociaux avec pour objectif de mieux connaître les enjeux pédagogiques du web 2.0 et de maîtriser une panoplie d’outils au service de l’enseignement, de l’apprentissage et de la recherche. Au cours de ce voyage, vous aurez de nombreuses occasions de mettre en œuvre vos acquis, en publiant vos réalisations, en participant aux discussions et en devenant pleinement acteur du web social. Ceci n'est pas un xMOOC (cours transmissif ayant pour objectif une duplication du savoir) mais plutôt un sMOOC, dont l'esprit correspond à un cours où les enseignants ont pour rôle de faciliter les interactions entre participants, sur des réseaux sociaux et des forums. Il s’agit là d’un cadre idéal pour vous permettre de canaliser votre créativité ! Learning goals

10 Things to Leave Off Your Resume What you don't include on your resume can be as important as what you do include. Here are 10 things you should leave off: 1. An objective. 2. [Related: 10 Things Your Interviewer Won't Tell You] One exception to this rule is if the job was short-term because it was designed that way, like contract work or, say, working on a political campaign. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. [Related: How Recent Grads Can Land Jobs] 9. 10. Alison Green writes the popular Ask a Manager blog, where she dispenses advice on career, job search, and management issues. More From US News & World Report

Phrases in 5 common languages to know when traveling in Europe | Travel tip... - StumbleUpon Traveling abroad this summer? These helpful phrases will open doors and help you gain immediate acceptance. You don't need to be fluent in the language of the country that you are traveling to, but learning some key phrases makes a great impression. If someone hears that you're trying to speak the language, they will give you their respect and help. From saying hello to asking how much something cost; knowing some important phrases will set you up for an amazing trip. Your pronunciation doesn't have to be perfect, all that matters is that your trying and that means a lot the locals. Here are some helpful phrases in 5 common languages to know when traveling in Europe French, Italian, Spanish, German and Dutch The Basics: Hello: bonjour (bohn-zhoor) Please: S'il vous plaît (see voo play) Thank you: merci (mehr-see) Goodbye: au revoir (oh reh-vwar) Where is the bathroom? Do you have a menu in English? How much is it? I’m lost, can you help me find ____? I would like: Je voudrais (zhuh voo-dray)

Faustian urGe Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Digital Storytelling - University of Houston System About the Course Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Digital Storytelling introduces educators to digital storytelling and explores ways to use digital stories to enhance students’ learning experience. The course is designed to be comprehensive yet fundamental. Course Syllabus Over the course of eight weeks, we will cover the following topics: Module 1: Choosing a topic and purpose Module 1 introduces you to the basics of digital storytelling. Module 2: Writing an effective script and creating a storyboard Module 2 focuses on scriptwriting as you learn the steps in developing and writing a script for a digital story. Module 3: Recording audio narrationIn module 3, you will learn to record audio narration using digital devices so that your voice can be added to the digital story you will create. Recommended Background The course is primarily intended for: Suggested Readings In addition, other publicly available articles and resources will be provided throughout the course. Course Format

25 Websites To Have Fun With Your Photos Getting a little bored how your photos are presented online? How about injecting some fun and humor into it. You don’t really need to be Photoshop literate to edit and add effects into your photos. There’re some really great sites out there that allows you to add effects to your photo by using their existing effect-templates. The best part is – most of them are free and output is shown immediately on the fly. We’ll start with 10 of our favorites, followed by the rest. Our Top 10 Picks PhotoFunia One of the hottest site with tons of creative backgrounds to play around with. Fun Photo Box If you don’t get what you want from PhotoFunia, you reallly need to check out this site. Picartia Create a photo mosaic of your choice for free online. Hairmixer Choose a photo for the left and right side and start mixing their hairs up. Photo505 We’d say, with Photo505, Photofunia and Fun Photo Box, you’ll be buzy for days. Yearbook Yourself Turn your face photo into yearbook alike black & white old school photo.

Taller de Guion Cinematográfico - Cómo escribir un guion de cine Este curso se compone de diez lecciones. Cada semana, el alumno recibirá la documentación de una lección, en la que encontrará material teórico y una propuesta para realizar una de las fases del desarrollo de su cortometraje. El alumno tendrá de plazo hasta el día de entrega de la siguiente lección para realizar y entregar su trabajo. La profesora corregirá los ejercicios y se los devolverá a los alumnos con los comentarios que crea convenientes. El alumno tendrá acceso, a través de un panel privado, a todos los ejercicios realizados en el aula, tanto suyos como de sus compañeros, y a las correspondientes correcciones realizadas por la profesora. Las lecciones se complementan con textos y materiales audiovisuales de apoyo y con intervenciones en el foro. Aquí tienes más información sobre cómo funcionan nuestros cursos. Requisitos Para realizar el Curso de Guion Cinematográfico no se requiere experiencia. Temario Profesores Julia Morando Precio

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