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Nuclear Cloning and Cell Therapy: Fact and Fiction

Nuclear Cloning and Cell Therapy: F...

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Added almost 5 years ago | 00:59:56 | 3880 views

04/27/2004 12:00 PM McGovernRudolf Jaenisch, Professor of Biology, MIT Founding Member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical ResearchDescription: The subject of cloning can instantly spark passionate debate: Will it enable us to resurrect...

Not Your Typical CEO

Not Your Typical CEO

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Added almost 5 years ago | 00:54:06 | 3781 views

10/19/2005 12:00 PM E51-345Lawrence K. Fish, Former Chairman and CEO, Citizens Financial Group; Member, MIT Corporation; Description: The gods of commerce must have blessed Lawrence Fish, for not only has he transformed a small Rhode I...

Investigating the Bush Administration's Misuse of Science

Investigating the Bush Administrati...

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:59:00 | 3779 views

03/11/2004 7:00 PM 10-250Philip Morrison, Institute Professor and Professor of Physics, Emeritus, MIT; Kevin Knoblock, President, Union of Concerned Scientists; E. O. Wilson, Pellegrino University Professor, Emeritus, Harvard Universit...

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on University of Michigan Affirmative Action Case

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on...

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Added almost 5 years ago | 00:26:31 | 3733 views

02/14/2003 7:30 AM Stratton Student CenterCharles Vest, President, MITDescription: On February 18, 2003, MIT filed a brief with the US Supreme Court to support the University of Michigan's case defending its current admissions policies. ...

Human Genetics: Our Past and Our Future

Human Genetics: Our Past and Our Fu...

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:06:00 | 3661 views

11/15/2005 6:00 PM MuseumDavid Altshuler, '86, Founding Member, and Director of the Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute; Associate Professor, Genetics and Medicine, Harvard Medical SchoolDescription: Will genomic...

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:31:00 | 3657 views

04/08/2002 200 34-101Virginia Valian, Professor of Psychology and Linguistics at Hunter College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY)Description: Why do so few women occupy positions of power and prestige in e...

Forced Labor in the Globalized World

Forced Labor in the Globalized World

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:01:00 | 3575 views

05/14/2005 9:00 AM KresgeTom Ashbrook, Host, WBUR's "On Point"; ; Terry Collingsworth, Executive Director, International Labor Rights Fund ; Regina Abrami, Assistant Professor, Business, Government and the International Economy, Harva...

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebuilding Los Angeles Following the Trauma of 1992

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebu...

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Added 5 years ago | 01:30:00 | 3482 views

4/22/2002, 5:30, 10-485 William Fulton In addition to dealing with natural disasters, Los Angeles has repeatedly had to deal with social and civic unrest over the past 40 years-most recently in 1992, when widespread unrest rattled a ...

Kofi Annan Keynote Address

Kofi Annan Keynote Address

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Added almost 5 years ago | 00:39:50 | 3254 views

10/11/2002 8:00 AM Wong AuditoriumKofi Annan, SF'72, SM '72, Secretary-General of the United NationsDescription: Addressing an issue that he deems pivotal to the world's future, Annan advocated values-based management and urged corporati...

Perspectives on Engineering

Perspectives on Engineering

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:42:00 | 3213 views

03/29/2004 9:00 AM Wong AuditoriumJames A. Champy, '63, SM '65, Chairman of Consulting Perot Systems Corporation; Life Member, MIT Corporation; Charles Vest, President, MIT; Thomas Hughes, Mellon Professor Emeritus of the History of S...

Symposium Luncheon Address

Symposium Luncheon Address

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Added almost 5 years ago | 00:25:49 | 3149 views

03/29/2004 12:00 PM Wong AuditoriumWilliam Wulf, President, National Academy of Engineering; Vice Chair, National Research CouncilDescription: Not too long ago, William Wulf had what he calls an "inter-ocular event a 2x4 between the eye...

Why is there No Class Warfare in the US? American Exceptionalism and Inequality

Why is there No Class Warfare in th...

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Added almost 5 years ago | 01:17:00 | 3111 views

04/23/2003 3:00 PM 3-442Chuck Collins, co-founder and Program Director of United for a Fair Economy and Responsible WealthDescription: In this talk, Collins discusses the economic impact of the (then) proposed and (now) passed into law B...