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Teaching English in Kindergarten (MP 1543)

Description: This educational film demonstrates educational techniques for teaching English to Spanish-speaking students in Kindergarten with a focus on students of Mrs. Guerra at the Ford Elementary School in Pharr, Texas. These techniques can be found in the teacher's manual, "Teaching English Early," which is part of the set of materials in the Region One Curriculum Kit (ROCK). This film shows the students and Mrs. Guerra participating in language exercises.
Date: 1975
Creator: Region One Education Service Center of Edinburg, Texas
Partner: UNT Media Library

Mellon Project Updates [Lightning Talks Panel]

Description: Video recording of a lightning talks session from the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. This lightning talks panel contains presentations on grant projects funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Date: May 19, 2016
Creator: Gonder, Justin; McGlone, Jonathan & Maron, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries

Scholarly Publishing Literacy: Reaching our Researchers

Description: Video recording of a presentation at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this session, presenters discuss scholarly publishing literacy and outreach in terms of education new and experienced researchers.
Date: May 18, 2016
Creator: Borchert, Carol Ann & Boczar, Jason
Partner: UNT Libraries

Publishing Undergraduate Scholarship: Should you be afraid? [Panel]

Description: Video recording of a panel presentation session at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this session, presenters discuss the questions and concerns regarding publishing, protecting, and promoting undergraduate scholarship.
Date: May 18, 2016
Creator: Sternberg, Emily; Rubin, Jeffrey & Swift, Allegra
Partner: UNT Libraries

OER Snapshots [Lightning Talks]

Description: Video recording of a lightning talks session at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this session, presenters discuss Open Educational Resources (OER) initiatives at local and international levels.
Date: May 17, 2016
Creator: Ruen, Matt; Walz, Anita & Stranack, Kevin
Partner: UNT Libraries

OERs: How and Why? [Panel]

Description: Video recording of a panel presentation session at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum Open Educational Resources (OER) Preconference. This panel discussess the need for OER, and examples from institutional initiatives.
Date: May 17, 2016
Creator: Filiatreau, Amy; Chussler, Jordan; Pitcher, Katherine; Brown, Allison P.; Bjork, Karen & Billings, Marilyn
Partner: UNT Libraries

Publishing in the University Context [Lightning Talks Panel]

Description: Video recording of a lightning talks session from the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. This lightning talks panel contains presentations on university publishing initiatives.
Date: May 19, 2016
Creator: Townes, Jennifer; Decker, Emy; Glass, Liz & McLeod, John
Partner: UNT Libraries

Why Did You Publish That? How University Presses and Library Publishers Choose Their Projects [Panel]

Description: Video recording of a panel session for the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. This panel combines librarians and university-press publishers to discuss project selection and strategic use of resources. This session also includes an announcement of scholarship winners.
Date: May 18, 2016
Creator: DeVinney, Karen; Bjork, Karen; Krissoff, Derek; Avery, Margy; Conrad, Kathryn & Froehlich, Peter
Partner: UNT Libraries

A Collaborative Solution to Scholarly Publishing's Challenges: Building the Lever Press [Panel]

Description: Video recording of a panel presentation for the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this panel, presenters discuss the Oberlin Group consortium and their development of the Lever Press. This video also includes Welcome Remarks and a link to an evaluation survey for the conference.
Date: May 19, 2016
Creator: Welzenbach, Rebecca; Avery, Margy & Swift, Allegra
Partner: UNT Libraries

Librarian Engagement and Social Justice in Publishing

Description: Video recording of a presentation at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this session, presenters discuss their work in this area, addressing topics like race, culture, sexuality, and gender in formats like print books, online journals, and institutional repositories.
Date: May 18, 2016
Creator: Roh, Charlotte; Drabinski, Emily & Inefuku, Harrison
Partner: UNT Libraries

Moving Forward Locally and Collectively [Lightning Panel]

Description: Video recording of a lightning panel at the 2016 Library Publishing Forum. In this session, presenters discuss the development of publishing initiatives, including local perspectives and larger initiatives to collectively study publishing data.
Date: May 18, 2016
Creator: McCready, Kate; Kahn, Meredith & Melton, Sarah
Partner: UNT Libraries

[News Clip: News Briefs, Princess Arrives For Dallas Visit, Plenty of Dough Needed For Cake]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a series of news stories about a jackknifed 18-wheeler, Princess Alexandra visiting Dallas, and a birthday celebration held at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth. The footage shows interviews about the wrecked 18-wheeler, Princess Alexandra being greeted as she deplanes in Dallas, and children celebrating by eating cake and playing with balloons at Cook Children's Hospital.
Date: October 7, 1967
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Clip: Henry Lucas]

Description: Video footage from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story about Henry Lee Lucas. This b-roll footage shows Lucas leaving a courthouse as he is questioned by the press, an alleged crime scene, and the exterior of a courthouse. The story aired at 5:00 P.M.
Date: June 22, 1983
Creator: KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 1]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge in her chambers, greeting other members of the court, and a brief interview about the judge's involvement with political campaigns.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clip: Federal Judge Sarah T. Hughes, Part 2]

Description: Film of Judge Sarah T. Hughes as the first woman to preside over a federal district court in Texas. Includes a montage of scenes of the Judge presiding in court and being greeted by several prominent state and national politicians. Judge Hughes is presented with a gavel and personally congratulated by Vice President Johnson.
Date: October 5, 1961
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Hill Archive in Practice: A Resource for the Texas Clay Exhibition and Publicaiton at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Description: Presentation for the 2016 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. This presentation is part of a panel on "Collective Contributions in Creating a Digital Hybrid" discussing the William J. Hill Texas Artisans and Artists Archive. In this presentation, Amy Kurlander discusses using the Hill Archive to create an exhibition of 19th-century Texas pottery, and an illustrated catalogue of Bayou Bend's entire collection of over 180 Texas-made vessels.
Date: September 23, 2016
Creator: Kurlander, Amy
Partner: UNT Libraries

Quantifying Artist Canvas with Digital Signal Processing Tools

Description: Video recording of a presentation at the 2016 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, Don Johnson describes and illustrates signal processing techniques used in technical examinations for art authentication, and demonstrates how these results are used in technical art history.
Date: September 22, 2016
Creator: Johnson, Don
Partner: UNT Libraries

Of Institutions, Initiatives, and the Importance of Regional Academic Communities: Building NYCDH

Description: Video recording of a presentation at the 2016 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, Kimon Keramidas and Alex Gil discuss how the New York City Digital Humanities group enables a wide variety of communities of practice, and the importance of regional communities in facilitating the growth of new academic fields, such as digital humanities.
Date: September 22, 2016
Creator: Keramidas, Kimon & Gil, Alex
Partner: UNT Libraries

imagineRio: A Diachronic Atlas of the Social and Architectural Evolution of Rio de Janeiro

Description: Presentation for the 2016 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, Farès el-Dahdah and Alida C. Metcalf discuss imagineRio, a searchable atlas platform that illustrates the social and urban evolution of Rio de Janeiro over the entire history of the city, as it existed and as it was often imagined.
Date: September 22, 2016
Creator: el-Dahdah, Farès & Metcalf, Alida C.
Partner: UNT Libraries