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Humanities in the Digital Age (MIT Communication Forum)

Humanities in the Digital Age (MIT ...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 6 years ago | 02:04:00 | 28860 views

10/20/2010 5:00 PM 32"141Alison Byerly, Provost & Executive Vice President; Professor of English & American LiteraturesMiddlebury College; Steven Pinker, Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology; Harvard University; ; David Thorburn,...

A Few Things Learned from Craigslist

A Few Things Learned from Craigslist

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:12:00 | 28498 views

11/14/2008 12:00 PM NE25Craig Newmark, Founder, CraigslistDescription: In his unassuming way, Craig Newmark believes his eponymous website might just help nudge people toward greater civic engagement. While Craigslist.org "is a simple pl...

Iran’s Nuclear Program: A Race Between Sanctions and Centrifuges?

Iran’s Nuclear Program: A Race Betw...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added 8 years ago | 00:16:24 | 27939 views

The Center's Audits of the Conventional Wisdom series continues with Jim Walsh on Iran. Walsh is an international securities expert and research associate at the Center's Security Studies Program. His video audit on Iran took place on We...

2007 Alumni Association Update and ...

MIT Alumni Association

Added almost 10 years ago | 00:48:45 | 27896 views

MIT Alumni Association President Harbo Jensen PhD '74 talks to MIT volunteers about the state of the Association while President Hockfield offers an update on MIT.

FoE4: Transmedia Design and Conceptualization – The Making of Purefold

FoE4: Transmedia Design and Concept...

Futures of Entertainment

Added 8 years ago | 01:16:00 | 27822 views

A collaboration between Free Scott (Ridley and Tony Scott’s newly launched entertainment division) and Ag8 (an independent studio based in the United Kingdom), Purefold is an upcoming transmedia narrative extension of the Ridley Scott cl...

The Art of Science Communication

The Art of Science Communication

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:40:15 | 27653 views

10/14/2010 5:30 PM 46Alan Alda, Actor and WriterDescription: You wouldn't know that Alan Alda felt nervous in advance of addressing this audience of neuroscientists. In his trademark style, Alda chats up the crowd like an old friend, sh...

Report Card on President Obama: MIT Experts Assess President Obama on Afghanistan, Climate, and the Economy

Report Card on President Obama: MIT...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:27:00 | 27034 views

11/09/2010 4:30 PM Bartos theaterRichard Samuels, Ph D, '80, Ford International Professor of Political Science, Director, Center for International Studies; Henry D. Jacoby, Professor of Management, MIT Sloan; Barry Posen, Ford Internat...

Report Card on President Obama: MIT Experts Assess President Obama on Afghanistan, Climate, and the Economy

Report Card on President Obama: MIT...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:27:00 | 27034 views

11/09/2010 4:30 PM Bartos theaterRichard Samuels, Ph D, '80, Ford International Professor of Political Science, Director, Center for International Studies; Henry D. Jacoby, Professor of Management, MIT Sloan; Barry Posen, Ford Internat...

The World is Flat

The World is Flat

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:15:00 | 26491 views |

05/16/2005 4:00 PM 10-250Thomas L. Friedman, NY Times Foreign Affairs ColumnistDescription: Chances are good that Bhavya in Bangalore will read your next x-ray, or as Thomas Friedman learned first hand, "Grandma Betty in her bathrobe" wi...

Democracy after Citizens United

Democracy after Citizens United

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:39:00 | 26408 views

09/30/2010 4:00 PM Wong AuditoriumLawrence Lessig, Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and Director of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics; Allison R. Hayward, Vice President of Policy, Center for Competitive Politics; ...

The Evolution of Economic Science: Macroeconomics, Growth, and Development

The Evolution of Economic Science: ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:41:00 | 26274 views

01/27/2011 10:45 AM KresgeDaron Acemoglu, James Killian Professor of Economics, MIT; Peter Diamond, PhD '63, MIT Institute Professor; Esther Duflo, PhD '99, Abdul Latif Jameel Prof of Poverty Allev & Develop Department of Economics; ...

The Financial Crisis, the Recession, and the American Political Economy: A Systemic Perspective

The Financial Crisis, the Recession...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:28:00 | 25840 views

11/09/2010 4:00 PM 54"100Charles H. Ferguson, Ph.D. '89, FilmmakerDescription: Charles Ferguson shows how useful a varied background in math, political science and business can be, as he dissects the complexities and recent crisis of the...