Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

MIT Project Athena: A Computer-Aided Teaching System (1984)

Project Athena was a pioneering experiment in education developed at MIT in the 1980s to integrate computers into the university system and provide access to powerful software to the community at all levels. This 1984 promotional video shows how the campus-wide network of over 2500 computer workstations is designed to enhance intuitive understanding and perspective on engineering problems, such as visualizing the relationships between theory and experiment. Featured speakers include professors Bill Unkel, Jeffrey Steinfeld, Terry Ring, Julian Szekel, and Roger Mark. [T27677]

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

From The Vault

From The Vault

Category: General | Updated 7 months ago

Created
March 25, 2011 18:48
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
14508 times

More from From The Vault

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wonder of it All: The Arts at MIT"

Technology Day 1994 - "For the Wond...

Added over 3 years ago | 03:14:00 | 20548 views

"Reading by Ear" (1966) - Science Reporter TV Series

"Reading by Ear" (1966) - Science R...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:29:18 | 6417 views

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7 (1979)

Midnight Concert in Lobby 7 (1979)

Added almost 4 years ago | 01:00:00 | 15168 views

1998 MIT Commencement Exercises - William Jefferson Clinton

1998 MIT Commencement Exercises - W...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:26:43 | 5991 views

1993 MIT Commencement Address - Carlos Salinas de Gortari

1993 MIT Commencement Address - Car...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:24:14 | 5391 views

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or Mirage: Technology at the Horizon"

Technology Day 1996 - "Miracle or M...

Added over 3 years ago | 02:49:00 | 7545 views