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Documentary Shorts

During the MIT150 celebration, AMPS-MIT Video Productions created a series of short documentaries that examined the founding and evolution of the Institute. These documentaries include the Founding of MIT, Outside the Box: Crossing Disciplines at MIT, MIT in Service, Common Threads: The Evolving Student Experience at MIT, and The Ecosystem: Nurturing Entrepreneurship at MIT.


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Founding of MIT

Founding of MIT

Added 5 years ago | 00:12:27 | 24301 views |

This 11-minute documentary — Founding of MIT: Persistence of Vision — examines the challenges faced by MIT's founder William Barton Rogers and explores how his founding principles continue to influence today's MIT.

Collection details

Category
Life at MIT
Language
English
Website
MIT150 Documentary Shorts Collection (http://mit150.mit.edu/multimedia/collection/36)