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Community Service Presentations

Community Service Presentations

MSRP 2009

Added 6 years ago | 00:38:49 | 13913 views

MSRP Students present their community service projects. Recorded 7/14/2009.

Scot Frank

Scot Frank

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:00:37 | 55864 views

Scot Frank is a co-inventor of SolSource, a portable solar concentrator that can be used for heating the home, cooking and electricity generation. It was created to withstand the high winds of remote mountainous regions. Scot Frank and f...

Tish Scolnik

Tish Scolnik

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:00:57 | 44659 views

Tish Scolnik ('10 Course 2) is a co-inventor of the Leveraged Freedom Chair, a lever-powered wheelchair to assist in the ease of wheelchair travel in developing countries. Tish and her team of fellow inventors won a 2008 IDEAS Competitio...

biodiesel@MIT

biodiesel@MIT

The Community Innovators Lab

Added 6 years ago | 00:05:07 | 51388 views

How do you get a biodiesel processor in your community or on your campus?

Zehra Ali

Zehra Ali

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:01:31 | 27277 views

Zehra Ali (G Course 4) is a co-founder of Ghonsla, a developer, producer, and installer of renewable insulation for low-income housing in Northern Pakistan. Zehra and the rest of her Ghonsla team members, Emmanuel Arnaud, Mubarik Imam, a...

Three Generations of Cakes : Meet Framingham

Three Generations of Cakes : Meet F...

The Community Innovators Lab

Added 6 years ago | 00:03:14 | 29121 views

The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy

The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy

MIT Center for International Studies

Added 6 years ago | 02:01:00 | 37001 views

John Mearsheimer (Wendell Harrison Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago) and Stephen Walt (Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Affairs, Kennedy School of Government at Harvard) talk about their recent book...

"Greening Your Event" by Lauren Berning & the MIT Working Group on Recycling

"Greening Your Event" by Lauren Ber...

Sustainability@MIT

Added 6 years ago | 00:30:50 | 32097 views

This video excerpt is from the "Greening Your Events" luncheon held on June 19th by the WGR and Events Planners. In addition to this powerpoint shown in the presentation, we met with Bon Appetit to discuss green catering, and had a post ...

What Is the CoLab?

What Is the CoLab?

The Community Innovators Lab

Added 6 years ago | 00:00:00 | 32993 views

Scot Frank: SolSource

Scot Frank: SolSource

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:02:45 | 25646 views

Scot Frank ’09 participated in the Public Service Fellowship program, the MIT IDEAS Competition, and Student Leaders in Service. Scot was also part of the 2008 IDEAS Team, SolSource Project, which received the Yunus Challenge Award for ...

Yi Wang: ReachOut | D-Lab Development

Yi Wang: ReachOut | D-Lab Development

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:01:31 | 29960 views

Yi Wang ’09 received an MIT Public Service Center Grant to work in a D-Lab team on improving the efficiency of the charcoal and briquette production in Lunsar, Sierra Leone and other rural villages. After numerous trials, she found that ...

Ting Shih: ClickHealth & ClickDiagnostics

Ting Shih: ClickHealth & ClickDiagn...

MIT Public Service Center Videos

Added 6 years ago | 00:03:11 | 37710 views

Ting Shih SM '09 participated in the MIT Paul and Priscilla Gray Value-Added Internship program. Ting traveled to Botswana to implement the ClickDiagnostics telemedicine system she co-founded. The system connects community health workers...