17.878 Qualitative Research: Design and Methods (MIT)
This course is intended for graduate students planning to conduct qualitative research in a variety of different settings. Its topics include: Case studies, interviews, documentary evidence, participant observation, and survey research. The primary goal of this course is to assist students in preparing their (Masters and PhD) dissertation proposals.
The Untitled Oxymoron Song
An oxymoron is a contradiction in terms like sweet tart, awful good, and pretty ugly. This comedy show/song is comprised almost entirely of oxymorons and is performed by Dave & Andy at the Comic Strip Live in New York. (01:48)
Caitlin McPherson - President KGSA Introduction
KGSA President Caitlin McPherson introduces herself and shares more about the organization to new Krannert MBA and Master's Programs students.
Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM (Vidéo) Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM
Intervenant: Marcel GOLDBERG, Médecin épidémiologiste, l'Université de Versailles Saint Quentin
-Symposium réseau REDSIAM
Marcel GOLDBERG, Médecin épidémiologiste, l'Université de Versailles Saint Quentin
Le SNIIRAM en 2014: Quelles actualités?
Philippe RICORDEAU, CNAMTS
Une cartographie des pathologies et des dépenses dans le SNIIRAM 2010-2012
Anne FAGOT-CAMPAGNA, Endocrinol
Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM
In Conversation: Semiconductor
Featured in Black Box in 2008, Brighton-based duo Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt, a.k.a. Semiconductor, have returned to Washington. A Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship at the National Museum of Natural History allowed them to research volcanic activity. They discuss their current project, an installation based on their study of live volcanoes in the Galapagos Islands and Ecuador.
A conversation with two Sol LeWitt draftsmen
Curatorial Research Associate Ryan Hill talks with Sol LeWitt draftsmen Lacey Fekishazy and Roland Lusk about the process of installing a Sol Lewitt artwork.
Joanne Gold and J. David Miller on "The Cinema Effect Part I: Dreams"
Psychotherapist Joanne Gold and psychoanalyst J. David Miller of the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis discuss selected works from "The Cinema Effect Part I: Dreams" with curatorial research associate Ryan Hill.
Friday Gallery Talk: Noelle Tan
Curatorial research associate Ryan Hill and artist Noelle Tan discuss Tan's work in the Hirshhorn's exhibition of recent acquisitions, "Currents".
Friday Gallery Talks: In Conversation with Nene Humphrey
New York-based sculptor and Smithsonian artist fellow Nene Humphrey discusses her work with Curatorial Research Associate Ryan Hill.
Artists' Voices: Special After Hours Edition with Virgil Marti and Pae White
Artists Virgil Marti and Pae White discuss their new "Directions" installation with Curatorial Research Associate Ryan Hill. Download this Podcast and bring it with you to Hirshhorn After Hours on March 9 for your chance to win a $25 iTunes gift card.
Artists' Voices: Martin Kersels
In the first episode of this new series, artist and curatorial research associate Ryan Hill and Los Angeles-based artist Martin Kersels discuss specific sculptures from "The Uncertainty of Objects and Ideas: Recent Sculpture" exhibition. Enhanced for users with color screen iPods.
Anne Ellegood and Ryan Hill on "The Uncertainty of Objects and Ideas"
Curator Anne Ellegood and Curatorial Research Associate Ryan Hill discuss several artists and artworks in the Uncertainty of Objects and Ideas. Enhanced for users with color-screen iPods.
How Telescopes Work - Ways to Gather Light
This is an episode of "The Star Party," a video guide to amateur astronomy from the crew of Orion Telescopes & Binoculars. This video explains how telescopes gather light to aid the human eye to see objects that are light years away and is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students. (02:30)
Dr. Sean Bush talks about snake bites in Greenville NC.
Patient Sim Asher and Dr. Sean Bush talk about Asher's recent snake bite.
17.504 Ethnic Politics I (MIT)
This course is designed to provide students with a broad overview of the major theories on the relationship between ethnicity and politics. The course is divided into three sections. The first covers general theory and discusses the social construction of ethnicity as well as the limits of construction. The second section discusses ethnicity as a dependent variable. This section studies the forces that shape the development of ethnic identities and their motivating power. The third section addre
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
RISE in Action
Indonesia's choices - East Asia Forum Quarterly launch
Indonesian Finance Minister Dr Muhamad Chatib Basri, and other distinguished academic experts from ANU including Professor Hugh White, Professor Virginia Hooker and Professor Andrew MacIntyre, take part in this public forum to launch the latest issue of the East Asia Forum Quarterly, 'Indonesia's Choices'. What next for Indonesia? By any measure, the past 15 years has been a period of extraordinary progress. Yet for all the impressive gains, there is a widespread sense—especially inside Indo