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Reclaiming the Moral Life of Philanthropy

Reclaiming the Moral Life of Philan...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:31:00 | 14222 views

09/27/2010 4:30 PM e14"633Gara LaMarche, President and CEO, The Atlantic PhilanthropiesDescription: Gara LaMarche believes the nation's charitable organizations have lost "moral clarity," growing more concerned with "the fix, the interv...

Autism Research: Progress and Promises

Autism Research: Progress and Promises

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 00:43:07 | 7021 views

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 ...

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way to Make a Difference

Giving Back: Finding the Best Way t...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 00:58:32 | 7403 views

04/21/2010 11:30 AM KresgeWilliam H. Gates, III, Co"founder Microsoft Corporation,Co"Chair Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationDescription: The world's most intractable problems might be cracked if more of our "brightest minds" could be tempt...

The Future of Digital Public Media

The Future of Digital Public Media

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added 4 years ago | 01:09:00 | 9775 views

03/01/2010 5:45 PM Wong AuditoriumJake Shapiro, PRX Director; Robert Bole, VP, Dig Strategy, CPB; Marita Rivero, VP and General Mgr for Radio and Television, WGBH ; Kinsey Wilson, Senior VP and GM, Digital Media, NPR; Damian Thorman,...

Plenary: Data into Action

Plenary: Data into Action

2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference

Added over 5 years ago | 01:20:00 | 16147 views

Our lives are increasingly mediated by computers and data – a shift that is becoming more and more natural to us. From Data.gov to real-time municipal bus information, data in many forms from many sources is being made available and reco...

Announcement of 2010 Knight News Challenge Winners

Announcement of 2010 Knight News Ch...

2010 Future of News and Civic Media Conference

Added over 5 years ago | 01:21:00 | 16184 views

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation--sponsor of the MIT Center for Future Civic Media--in June 2010 announced their 2010 Knight News Challenge winners. Together, these winners form another ground-breaking, visionary class of civic...

What Can Brain Imaging Tell Us About the Developing Child's Brain? (Full Video)

What Can Brain Imaging Tell Us Abou...

What Can Brain Imaging Tell Us About the Developing Child's Brain?

Added almost 6 years ago | 01:26:00 | 24435 views

Investigators from the Kanwisher and Saxe labs at MIT describe an ongoing study which uses MRI technology to study brain development in typical children and children with autism.

Collaboration contest, at the Futur...

MIT Center for Civic Media

Added over 6 years ago | 01:42:21 | 35336 views

From the Future of News and Civic Media Conference, June 17-19 2009, co-hosted by MIT's Center for Future Civic Media and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. One of the little gems that the Knight Foundation introduced at the ...

Announcement of 2009 Knight News Ch...

MIT Center for Civic Media

Added over 6 years ago | 00:56:16 | 24644 views

The 2009 Knight News Challenge Winners, as introduced by John S. and James K. Knight Foundation President and CEO Alberto Ibargüen. Held as part of the Future of News and Civic Media conference MIT, hosted by MIT's Center for Future Civi...

Plenary: "News, Nerds and Nabes": H...

MIT Center for Civic Media

Added over 6 years ago | 01:42:50 | 29024 views

Alberto Ibarguen, Eric Klinenberg, and Henry Jenkins

Plenary: "Flesh and Bits: Informati...

MIT Center for Civic Media

Added over 6 years ago | 01:36:53 | 24980 views

With Chris Csikszentmihályi, Ben Fry, Matt Carroll, and Martin Wattenberg What we know, how we know it, and what we do with it are all tightly coupled, and the relationships between them change as do our systems for producing, represent...

Panel Process, Foundation or Skills...

Workshop 2008

Added almost 8 years ago | 01:06:00 | 17609 views

Day 1Panel Process, Foundation or Skills: Is there a Pedagogical Difference (Moderator Edward Crawley, MIT)Threshold Concepts - Keith Johnstone, University of Cambridge, UKDesign Process - Clive Dym, Harvey Mudd CollegeTransferable Skil...