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Human Cloning and Human Rights: Promises and Perils

Human Cloning and Human Rights: Pro...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:27:00 | 3180 views

10/18/2004 4:30 E25-111Rudolf Jaenisch, Professor of Biology, MIT Founding Member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research; Stephen P. Marks, Franois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of Health and Human Rights Department of Population and...

Investigating the Bush Administration's Misuse of Science

Investigating the Bush Administrati...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:59:00 | 3177 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...

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:31:00 | 3145 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

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:01:00 | 3113 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...

Faces at the Bottom of the Well: Nightmare of Reality vs. Dr. King's Dream

Faces at the Bottom of the Well: Ni...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:43:01 | 2982 views

02/14/2003 7:30 AM Stratton Student CenterDr. Julian Bond, Chairman of the Board of the NAACPDescription: In this stirring speech, Julian Bond takes on issues of poverty and economic equality and argues that the same forces that tried to...

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

MIT Files Brief in Supreme Court on...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:26:31 | 2724 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. ...

Kofi Annan Keynote Address

Kofi Annan Keynote Address

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:39:50 | 2668 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

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:42:00 | 2648 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...

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

After the Unrest: Ten Years of Rebu...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:30:00 | 2619 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 ...

Human Genetics: Our Past and Our Future

Human Genetics: Our Past and Our Fu...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:06:00 | 2590 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 is there No Class Warfare in the US? American Exceptionalism and Inequality

Why is there No Class Warfare in th...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 01:17:00 | 2588 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...

Symposium Luncheon Address

Symposium Luncheon Address

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 4 years ago | 00:25:49 | 2587 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...