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ACT Lecture | Michael Corris: What Do Artists Know?

ACT Lecture | Michael Corris: What ...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

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What Do Artists Know? Contemporary Responses to the Deskilling of Art Michael Corris, Professor/Chair of Studio Art, Southern Methodist University, Dallas Some contemporary art is profoundly engaged with the world in ways that go beyo...

SOLUTIONS with/in/sight: January 25th, 2012

SOLUTIONS with/in/sight: January 25...

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research @MIT

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This event, the third in the Koch Institute's with/in/sight lecture series, featured three expert perspectives on cancer stem cells and metastatic disease.  Speakers were Tyler Jacks, Director of the Koch Institute for Integrative C...

Paradigm Shifts: From Biology to Technology to Medical Applications

Paradigm Shifts: From Biology to Te...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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03/16/2011 1:30 PM KresgeRichard O. Hynes, PhD '71, Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research, Department of Biology; Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute; Eric S. Lander, Professor of Biology ; Founding Director, Broad I...

Mathematics, Common Sense, and Good Luck: My Life and Careers

Mathematics, Common Sense, and Good...

MIT School of Science: Dean's Colloquium Series

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12/09/2010 4:15 PM 10"250James Simons, '58, President, Euclidean CapitalDescription: Don't expect to glean any market tips or trading secrets from James Simons, who steadfastly refuses to disclose the method behind his remarkable record ...

Autism Research: Progress and Promises

Autism Research: Progress and Promises

MIT World — special events and lectures

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10/14/2010 4:45 PM 46Gerald Fischbach, Scientific Director, The Simons FoundationDescription: "Imagine what it's like to go through life without understanding what people you are with are thinking," poses Gerald Fischbach. "You have no ...

Negotiating the Gulf Disaster

Negotiating the Gulf Disaster

MIT World — special events and lectures

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10/26/2010 MuseumLarry Susskind, '70 MCP, PhD, ,73, Ford Professor of Urban and Environmental PlanningDescription: The Gulf Oil spill hurt many individuals and businesses, and there is broad agreement that they deserve compensation. But ...

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Understanding the Brain in Health and Disease

McGovern Institute: Ten Years of Un...

MIT World — special events and lectures

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10/14/2010 4:00 PM 46Robert Desimone, Director, McGovern Institute; The Doris and Don Berkey Professor of NeuroscienceDescription: Psychiatric illness and neurological disorders such as autism, depression, and Alzheimer's disease cause c...

Solutions with/in/sight: November 10th, 2011

Solutions with/in/sight: November 1...

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research @MIT

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This event, the second in the Koch Institute's with/in/sight lecture series, featured three expert perspectives on new tools and devices being used in the management of cancer. The evening's speakers were: Barbara Smith, director of the...

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from Swords - Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency

Stella McGregor: Ploughshares from ...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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11/07/2011 Stella McGregor, Director, Urbano Project (USA) Ploughshares from Swords – Social Sculpture and Cultural Agency Respondent: Gediminas Urbonas, ACT Associate Professor, MIT (USA) How does creative activism contribute to...

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary

Lucy Walker: 99 is not 100 – Docume...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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10/31/2011 Lucy Walker, filmmaker (UK) 99 is not 100 – Documenting the Transformative Power of Art, or the Art of Transformative Documentary Respondent: Claude Grunitzky, Chairman, TRUE, Sloan Fellow, MIT (USA) How do we observ...

Installing "Eureka!" in the Koch Institute Public Galleries

Installing "Eureka!" in the Koch In...

The David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research @MIT

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This video follows artist Cork Marcheschi as he installs his new sculpture "Eureka!" in the Koch Institute Public Galleries. The piece marks the entrance to the Robert A. Swanson (1969) Biotechnology Center and recognizes Robert Swanson...

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voices and Expression through Technology

Joichi Ito: Enabling Emergent Voice...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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October 17, 2011 Joichi Ito, Director, MIT Media Lab (USA) Enabling Emergent Voices And Expression Through Technology Respondent: Brendan Mcgetrick, Independent Writer & Designer (China) Moore’s law and the Internet have dramaticall...