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ENV200C Writing a background section

Guidance for writing the background section of your strategy memos

From  Tyler Scott on April 3rd, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Entomology 1 Watercolor Demo: Episode 2--Getting Prepared

This video is the second of 5 episodes on creating watercolor paintings that were created for use in Entomology 1: Art, Science and the World of Insects, produced by Diane Ullman, Professor of…

From  Diane Ullman on March 30th, 2021 0 likes 148 plays 0  

VEN123L Video 8.1 - Residual Sugar - Enzymatic Analysis

How do we know when we're really done with fermentation? How does enzymatic analysis work? What are the components of an enzymatic assay kit? Copyright Thi Nguyen Do not distribute without…

From  Thi Nguyen on November 14th, 2020 0 likes 154 plays 0  

BEAM: A Tool for Academic Writing

This video introduces BEAM as a way to think about purposeful source use in academic writing. BEAM is an acronym for Background, Exhibit, Argument, and Method sources.

From  Patricia Serviss on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 607 plays 0  

WheatCAP Webinar Session Three - Necrotrophic Pathogens in Wheat

The third session of the WheatCAP Webinar Series: Wheat Breeding from Plow-to-Plate invites guest speaker Dr. Guihai Bai, the Director of USDA Central Small Grain Genotyping Lab in Manhattan, KS and…

From  Priscilla Glenn on November 2nd, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

VEN123L Video 5.4 - Calibration - Linear Least Squares Regression

What is calibration? What's going on when Excel fits a trendline to data? How do we translate instrumental response (e.g. absorbance) into concentration? Copyright Thi Nguyen Do not distribute…

From  Thi Nguyen on October 24th, 2020 0 likes 90 plays 0  

VEN123L Video 5.3 - Free Alpha-Amino Nitrogen - Analysis

How do we prepare juice samples for the analysis of free alpha-amino nitrogen? How do we perform dilutions? How do we deal with sample background noise during spectrophotometric analysis? How do we…

From  Thi Nguyen on September 2nd, 2020 0 likes 115 plays 0