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Academic Perspectives/Panel Discussion

Academic Perspectives/Panel Discussion

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:03:00 | 1706 views

01/09/2004 3:15 PM Wong AuditoriumDouglas A. Lauffenburger, Ford Professor and Head of the Department of Biological Engineering, MIT; James Cassatt, Director, Division of Cell Biology and Biophysics ; National Institute of General Medi...

An Introductory Science Curriculum for 21st Century Biologists

An Introductory Science Curriculum ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:31:43 | 1714 views

01/09/2004 1:00 PM Wong AuditoriumDavid Botstein, Director and Anthony B. Evnin Professor of Genomics Lewis-Sigler Institute of Integrative Genomics, Princeton University Description: How will biology move beyond the Human Genome Project...

Reflections on the Life and Legacy of Dr. King Student Remarks

Reflections on the Life and Legacy ...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:09:01 | 1677 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerBruce Webster, SM '06, Graduate Student; Department of Aeronautics and AstronauticsDescription: In Bruce Webster's measured appraisal, there can be no level playing field for minorities in a country where "wealt...

Reflections on the Life and Legacy of Dr. King Student Remarks

Reflections on the Life and Legacy ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:09:18 | 1601 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerNicholas Pearce, 07, MIT Class of '07; Chemical EngineeringDescription: Nicholas Pearce is a proud advocate and beneficiary of affirmative action. As a high school junior, he attended MIT's six-week summer progr...

Challenges of the Past, Present and Future

Challenges of the Past, Present and...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:27:28 | 1719 views

02/05/2004 7:30 AM WalkerCharles Vest, President, MITDescription: MIT President Charles Vest provides a critical perspective on the unsteady progress of racial diversity at the university. "As the summit of the mountain we're climbing h...

You Teach History at MIT?

You Teach History at MIT?

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:56:53 | 1459 views

10/18/2003 9:00 AM KresgePauline Maier, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of American History; Description: "There was a time when it took enormous effort to make MIT students comfortable with subjects that had 'not just one right answer'...

Defining the Boundaries: Homeland Security and Its Impact on Scientific Research

Defining the Boundaries: Homeland S...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:35:00 | 1718 views

09/23/2003 6:00 PM KresgeJerome I. Friedman, HM , Institute Professor; Professor of Physics; Phillip A. Sharp, Institute Professor, MITDescription: In August 2001, MIT launched a review of the university's commitment to unclassified re...

 A New Kind of Science

A New Kind of Science

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:36:00 | 1526 views

09/15/2003 4:15 PM 10-250Stephen Wolfram, CEO, Wolfram Research, Inc.Description: Wouldn't it be exciting, Stephen Wolfram wonders, to have a little computer program that could function as a precise, ultimate model of our universe? If ...

The Electron and the Bit: 100 Years of EECS at MIT

The Electron and the Bit: 100 Years...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:39:20 | 2034 views

05/23/2003 9:15 AM KresgePaul Penfield, SCD '60, Dugald Caleb Jackson Professor of Electrical EngineeringDescription: In many ways, MIT's Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) sits at the center of the universi...

Polarization: Light Waves, Rainbows, and Cheap Sunglasses

Polarization: Light Waves, Rainbows...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 01:28:00 | 2698 views

01/26/2003 2:00 PM 26-100Walter Lewin, Professor of Physics; Description: In this lecture taped before a live audience of elementary and middle school students and their families, MIT Physics Professor Walter Lewin explains polarization...

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on University of Michigan Affirmative Action Case

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:26:31 | 1505 views

02/14/2003 7:30 AM Stratton Student CenterCharles Vest, President, MITDescription: On February 18, 2003, MIT filed a brief with the US Supreme Court to support the University of Michigan's case defending its current admissions policies. ...

Places for Learning: New Functions and New Forms

Places for Learning: New Functions ...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:56:05 | 1387 views

03/07/2003 3:00 PM 10-250William J. Mitchell, Alexander W. Dreyfoos Professor of Architecture and Media Arts and Sciences ; Director, Smart Cities research group, MIT Media LabDescription: In this lecture, Dean Mitchell highlights the i...