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Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:01:00 | 8223 views

10/05/2009 2:00 PM 34"401John M. Barry, AuthorDescription: John M. Barry brings unsettling news from the frontlines of H1N1 research: this novel influenza virus is very hard to pin down. In spite of international scientific scrutiny, H1...

Media in Transition 6: Institutional Perspectives on Storage (MIT Communications Forum)

Media in Transition 6: Institutiona...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:17:00 | 7311 views

04/25/2009 10:45 AM Wong AuditoriumWilliam Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; ; Claude Mussou, INA France ; Pelle Snickars, Swedish National Archive; Richard Wright, BBC Information & Archives Description: European arc...

The Most Important Number in the World

The Most Important Number in the World

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:24:00 | 7898 views

04/13/2009 4:30 PM Wong AuditoriumBill McKibben, Writer/ OrganizerDescription: "Just a sleep"deprived activist and organizer." That's how environmentalist Bill McKibben describes his current incarnation, with writing career in abeyance w...

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation

Opening Remarks and Keynote: Grand ...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 3722 views

06/15/2009 8:30 AM Wong AuditoriumJoel Moses, PhD '67, MIT Institute Professor; Daniel Roos, '61, SM '63, PhD '66, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems ; Charles M. Vest, HM, MIT President Emeritus a...

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:12:00 | 2738 views

12/05/2008 12:00 PM Faculty ClubEric Amundsen, '94, SM '99, Associate, Wolf Greenfield; Karina Funk, CE '97, Equity Research, Winslow Management Company; Ajit Kambil, '85, SM '89, PhD '93, Global Research Director, Deloitte; Dava Newm...

The Role of Civic Media in the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election

The Role of Civic Media in the 2008...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:13:00 | 2830 views

10/22/2008 6:00 PM MuseumHenry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication, Journalism, and Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California; Description: In World of Warcraft, online 'clans' form whose members, while dispersed...

Technologies and Emerging Democracies: Building a Better Gatekeeper

Technologies and Emerging Democraci...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 2336 views

10/08/2008 6:00 PM MuseumEthan Zuckerman, Fellow, the Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University Law SchoolDescription: Don't forsake The New York Times for online media, instructs Ethan Zuckerman, because newspapers pro...

A Report Card on Media Coverage of the 2008 Presidential Election (MIT Communications Forum)

A Report Card on Media Coverage of ...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 02:00:00 | 4243 views

09/25/2008 5:00 PM Bartos theaterTom Rosenstiel, Project for Excellence in Journalis; John Carroll, Professor, Mass Communication, Boston University; Ellen Goodman, Columnist, The Boston Globe; Ellen Hume, Research Director, MIT Cente...

Personal Robots

Personal Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:47:28 | 2836 views

06/07/2008 11:45 AM KresgeCynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts and SciencesDescription: Cynthia Breazeal's eminently charming creatures appear to have stepped out of Santa's North Pole workshop. But Breazea...

Sociable Robots

Sociable Robots

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:16:00 | 1814 views

04/29/2008 6:00 PM MuseumSherry Turkle, Abby Rockefeller Mauz_ Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology,Program in Science, Technology, and Society; Cynthia Breazeal, SM '93, SCD '00, Professor, Program in Media Arts an...

Putting Human Agency into the Equation: The Social Construction of Technology

Putting Human Agency into the Equat...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:18:00 | 1875 views

02/21/2008 2:00 PM 8"404William Uricchio, Professor of Comparative Media Studies; Description: While television and the Internet, among many innovations, have powerfully transformed our lives, says William Uricchio, the idea that such ...

Youth and Civic Engagement (MIT Communications Forum)

Youth and Civic Engagement (MIT Com...

MIT Communications Forum

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:59:00 | 4992 views

04/24/2008 5:00 PM Bartos theaterLance Bennett, Ruddick C. Lawrence Professor of Communication and Professor of Political Science at the University of Washington ; Ingeborg Endter, SM '00, Outreach manager for the MIT Center for Future ...