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Dallas Pops Orchestra: Jeff Tyzik – The Best of John Williams

Dallas Pops Orchestra: Jeff Tyzik – The Best of John Williams
Event on 2017-06-23 19:30:00

at Meyerson Symphony Center
2301 Flora Street, Suite 100
Dallas, United States

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2016 BEST Robotics Conference and Workshop

2016 BEST Robotics Conference and Workshop
Event on 2016-07-11 12:00:00
BEFORE YOU REGISTER, PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION AT THE FOLLOWING URL: http://conta.cc/1UxLz4N Register by May 1 to receive the early bird discount!  We will send you an invoice after you register to collect the registration fee. BEST Conference and Workshop 2016 topics include: All About BEST Tools and Safety Engineering Design Process Mechanical & Electrical Design BEST Kits The BEST Award How to brainstorm Activities to practice public speaking 42 Days of BEST BEST Practices for a Coach Simulink(r) and programming bESTology Integrating BEST in the Classroom What to teach in the off season Building prototype in the classroom Team building activities Check-in is noon to 2 pm CDT on July 11, allowing travel time in the morning.  First session starts at 2 pm CDT.  Some prework is required to prepare for the programming sessions. Conference ends at 1 pm CDT on July 15, allowing travel time home that afternoon. 36 hours of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) available to attendees. PREWORK REQUIRED!!! A laptop and charger are required for the programming, a full day sesson.   Before the workshop, you will receive install instructions for MathWorks Simulink(R).  Webinars will be broadcast for you to follow along to install Simulilnk(r) on your laptop in case you have trouble. FAQs Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event? The conference is aimed teachers, coaches, and mentors.  While there are no ID requirements, you must be at least 18 years of age to participate.  Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate students less than 18 years of age at this conference.   What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Transportation is the responsibility of the attendee.  Parking permits will be issued to attendees to park on campus for the conference.  Parking fees may apply.  Payment for paring permits, if required, may be made during check-in.   Are there housing options available? Requests for university housing (freshman quarters) may be made during registration.  Reservations not paid in full before June 20 will be cancelled.  No refunds will be issued for cancellations on or after June 20. Walk-in meals (breakfast and dinner) are available through university housing for an additional cost.  On and off campus restaurants are also available for breakfast and dinner.  We will provide a list of dining options closer to conference start. What can/can't I bring to the event? You must bring a laptop and charger.  You will need the laptop for the programming sessions of the conference.  You must install MathWorks Simulink(r) prior to the start of the conference.   Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? judy.patterson@bestinc.org or janne.ackerman@bestinc.org   Is my registration/ticket transferrable? Yes, you may transfer your conference registration to a different attendee.  Please email the organizer to make this transfer.  University housing reservations are not transferrable.   Can I update my registration information? Yes, you may updated your registration information by emailing the conference organizer..    The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay? We prefer the ticket matches the attendee.  If this will not be the case, please notifiy us in advance so we may update our records prior to check-in.   University housing reservations are not transferrable; the name must match the reservation!  

at University of Texas at Dallas
2601 North Floyd Road
Richardson, United States

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Broadband – Internet at Its Best

Can you think of those times in which the internet was not even discovered? Later, when the internet actually came into use, the mankind was fascinated by it. But, it took a lot of time for the internet to reach a layman. For it to gain publicity and for people to know how to use it, it took even more time. Dial-up connections were first made available to the public. But, it cost much high that not all could afford it.

Later, broadband was introduced and dial-up connections became cheaper. Broadband was not the cup of tea for common man. It was very costly that only business organizations or companies could afford it. But thanks to technology, broadband became more affordable. Nowadays broadband has become more common and affordable than dial-up connections.

Broadband is much faster than dial-up connections. It is mainly because broadband has higher bandwidth. In broadband connection the connection happens through a separate fibre optic cable. The biggest advantage of a broadband connection apart from its high speed is that the telephone through which it is connected does not go engaged even when the connection is being used.

The speed is double of what we get for dial-up modems.

Broadband is best for video streaming. Unlike in dial-up connections where we have to wait for hours and hours for a video to buffer, in broadband, it merely takes seconds or maybe minutes for the whole video to buffer. Sending of files also takes less time. Videos, mp3 files, pdf files, doc files and all other sorts takes much lesser time than what is required in a dial-up connection.

Now, the age of broadband is also slowly coming to a decline with the advent of mobile broadband, a connection which can be taken with you wherever you go.

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One Tree Hill season 1-6 DVD boxset Best Wholesale Price

One Tree Hill is an American teen, young adult television drama created by Mark Schwahn, which premiered on September 23, 2003 on The WB Television Network.After its third season, The WB merged with UPN to form The CW Television Network, and since September 27, 2006 the network is the official broadcaster for the show in the USA. The show is set in fictional town Tree Hill in North Carolina and originally follows the lives of two half-brothers, Lucas Scott (Chad Michael Murray) and Nathan Scott (James Lafferty). Their relationship evolves from heartless enemies to caring brothers, and the basketball drama, as well as the brothers’ on-again/off-again romances with female characters, are significant elements within the series.The first four seasons of the show focus on the characters’ high school years. With the beginning of the fifth season, Schwahn decided to skip the timeline four years ahead, showing their lives after college. In the seventh season, he adjusted the timeline one year into the future after the sixth season.The opening credits were originally intertwined with the song “I Don’t Want to Be” by Gavin DeGraw playing in the background. The theme was removed from the opening in the fifth season, due to production costs and Schwahn feeling that it was more so representative of the main five’s adolescent lives.The credits then only consisted of the title written on a black background. The theme was restored for Season 8, due to audience demand, and will be sung by different artists each week.
The show has received average ratings, with the second season being the highest rated season, averaging 4.3 million viewers weekly.It has also won Teen Choice Awards. On May 12, 2009, it was confirmed that Chad Michael Murray and Hilarie Burton declined to return for the seventh season, although stories on what transpired vary. Their characters (Lucas and Peyton) had been two of the five main protagonists, as well as one of the central love stories, throughout the show.Since the two departed, ratings have steadily declined with some episodes reaching below the two million mark; this ties in with the network’s other shows that also suffered a decline in ratings.The CW officially renewed the show for an eighth season consisting of a minimum 12 episodes on May 18, 2010.Schwahn said this is the last season all the original cast members are contracted for. However, he is hoping the series could go on for more seasons as the network did not announce this as the last season of the show, which they did for Smallville.There were reports that the show had been picked up for a full 22-episode season, but this has since been denied by The CW and Sophia Bush.[13] As of September 2010, the future of the show is still uncertain, and this is affecting the scripts in terms of whether the show needs to be concluded or not. Season eight premiered on The CW on Tuesday, September 14.

 

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The Best Way To Start Your Sheet Music Collection

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The Best Way To Start Your Sheet Music Collection

Starting a sheet music collection is easy, once you’ve decided what you want to collect. Sheet music is inexpensive and relatively easy to find. You can find music at yard sales, antique shows and on the internet. Only music that is very scarce or rare is expensive. Most pieces can be found at a price between three and twenty five dollars. Extremely rare sheet music can carry a price of up to a thousand dollars, but few pieces fall into this category. You will find music in any color graphic or subject matter you are looking for.

People collect sheet music in many ways. Sometimes sheet music is collected by the genre or songs. You could put together a history of music in America with a sheet music collection. You could do this with the entire history of our country or concentrate on one time period or decade. The possibilities are endless – be creative when building your collection! Songs have been written about most important events in our history, including wars, plane crashes and natural disasters. Themes such as love or the evolution of images of women in music are popular themes for sheet music collections. Other collectors focus on one composer or cover artist.

Ragtime music from the early twentieth century is popular with collectors of vintage sheet music. This music is considered the foundation of modern jazz music. A ragtime music collection looks great displayed in a room decorated in the Early American style. And the cover art on rag time sheet music looks great displayed in picture frames on a wall or sofa table.

Music written by famous composers is popular among sheet music collectors. This music is readily available in all music genres. Other collectors focus on rare or vintage sheet music. The value of these documents depends largely on the condition of the sheets. Pieces in mint condition will be more expensive. Most sheet music isn’t found in perfect condition. The spine of the sheet was usually broken to make the score stand up in the music stand. Spills, tears and names written on the covers are common because sheet music was often used at parties.

Sheet music displayed in a family room or bar area makes a great focal point. Even people who don’t collect sheet music use it in a display of other collectibles. Collectors of beer, whisky, golf, military, cigars or trains can find sheet music to accent their collection. A few pieces of sheet music with great cover art enhance a display of other collectibles. Collectors of memorabilia from movies or Broadway productions often look for sheet music written for the production.

Any sheet music that isn’t displayed should be stored properly to preserve the condition. Store each set of sheet music in a plastic baggie like those used for comic book collections. Place those bags in a large plastic storage container to protect them from being ripped or crumpled. Store your containers in a dry place away from sunlight or moisture, which can damage the music.

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Best Dallas Suburb for 1 bedroom apartment near arlington?

Question by Donald B: Best Dallas Suburb for 1 bedroom apartment near arlington?
Im moving to Dallas soon for a job in Arlington, and I was hoping to get some information on what the better areas of Dallas are to find apartments. Unfortunately its just me and stilll a bit outside my price range to get a house. I know that the north side of dallas is suppose to be nicer, but I’ll be working in the Arlington area and dont necessarily want a long commute. Any advice and suggestions are greatly appreciated.

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Answer by nothingconstant
Well.. Arlington is not my favorite part.. I just don’t care for Euless and those places. I would pick Grapevine or Southlake. Southlake is fairly well-to-do though so apartments would be rather expensive. Grapevine has the AMC theater and a huge huge outlet mall and also a fairly established downtown.

I wouldn’t go near Irving or Carrollton. There’s nothing great around there and rather crowded imo. Richardson has a lot of restaurants… I suppose that may be a plus.

Highland Park is really really really rich and University Park is near SMU college.

http://maps.yahoo.com/map?ard=1&q1=3878%20Oak%20Lawn%20Ave%20#mvt=m&lat=32.815801&lon=-96.802207&zoom=14&q1=3878%20Oak%20Lawn%20Ave%20dallas%20tx
This area is awesome. It’s so walkable which is rare for Dallas.

Of course I can’t afford to live in these areas:)
If you want a town with two colleges and great live music (like Austin used to have) come to Denton! I used to rent a box of an apartment all bills paid for 390 though. Not too bad eh?

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Q&A: Who is the BEST player on the 06′ Texas Longhorns football team?

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Question by imapacesetter14: Who is the BEST player on the 06′ Texas Longhorns football team?

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Answer by will w
Vince Young in the 05-06 season. He’s the only reason why they survived. 06-07 is Colt McCoy. Freshman under pressure came in the Post-Young era and did not disappoint. Exept for NFL scouts when he didn’t declare for the draft.

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Q&A: What are the best hot air balloon festivals in north-east or mid-atlantic USA?

Question by L B: What are the best hot air balloon festivals in north-east or mid-atlantic USA?
I would like to attend a hot air balloon festival. Something that is big and wouldn’t be more than a couple of hours from Northern Virginia.
Any suggestions? Thanks so much, in advance.

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Answer by harry k
The biggest balloon festival east of the Mississippi is in Readington Township, NJ every July.

http://www.balloonfestival.com/

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Heritage Tours and World’s 3 Best Golf Courses

Fast-becoming popular among seasoned travelers, Heritage Tours allow folks to explore their own history and culture or that of someone else. As an example of a typical Heritage experience, we’ll visit Harlem in New York City to get an on-the-spot history and culture lesson about America ‘s so-called ‘black Mecca’. Later in the show, Travel+Leisure Golf magazine’s Editor-in-Chief John Atwood provides his picks for the ten best golf courses around the world. After all, millions of American men, women, and children are golfers and love the sport. In this episode, viewers get to know the famous New York City neighborhood of Harlem. This episode also highlights 10 of the world’s best golf courses, as selected by Travel + Leisure Golf editor-in-chief John Atwood. George Bauer, the Traveler, is a radio and television journalist with 30 years of experience. He’s been a reporter and anchor on local stations and national networks in the United States and Great Britain. Now he has decided to change course and give in to a nagging desire–to travel and tell others about exciting places across the globe.The Seasoned Traveler is a unique series created especially for today’s over-50 explorer. Award-winning broadcast journalist and travel aficionado George Bauer presents destinations and useful travel tips in a style that is informative, fast-paced and fun. The series caters to both the active explorer and the traveler who prefers a more relaxed pace.
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DVD Available at: www.longtailnet.com All About TV and later called World:Comm was a television series that ran on WNET-Channel 13 in New York City between 1992 and 1995. The series was executive produced by the television critic Steven H. Scheuer and Loomis Irish, Head of the Television and Radio Department at Brooklyn College. Scheuer is a renowned film and television historian who in 2007 co-author with his wife Alida Brill Scheuer, the Pocket Guide to Collecting Movies on DVD a title that was subsequently released as a Sony e-book. Among his many other writings, Scheuer edited “Movies on TV” (originally titled “TV Movie Almanac & Ratings”) which was published in 17 editions between 1958 and 1993 and was the first highly regarded large scale film review almanac. Over a 4-year period more than 200 episodes of this series were produced with hundreds of panelists, including Dan Rather and Mike Wallace. This two DVD set selects ten of the best episodes from All About TV and World:Comm series. Anyone interested in the evolving history of television will find these programs fascinating. They also provide a rich source of material for television and media historians.
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what is the best beach to go to in Dallas, Texas?

Question by te te: what is the best beach to go to in Dallas, Texas?
I’m looking for a beach(lake) Were i can for sure jet ski. I’m looking for a young crowd (party beach). The guy at the hotel said lake lewsiville or grapevine lake. I’m just not for sure I would like any more info on these beaches or any other. Maybe a beach with a lil bar on it. Thanks in advance. My bday is May24th

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Answer by Nicholas
Visit the Dallas Independent School District at 3002 Singleton Blvd, I thought they had pools and beaches there.

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