Spotlight MIT 2012 - John Reed - Chairman, MIT Corporation - MIT Club of Northern California John Reed is one of the financial world’s pre-eminent executives, having held the top spots at both Citigroup and the New York Stock Exchange. He received joint SB and BA degrees from MIT and his master's degree in management from the MIT Sloan School of Management. Meet John Reed, network with hundreds of Northern California alums during a cocktail reception and gourmet dinner, learn abo
John Reed is one of the financial world’s pre-eminent executives, having held the top spots at both Citigroup and the New York Stock Exchange. He received joint SB and BA degrees from MIT and his master's degree in management from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Meet John Reed, network with hundreds of Northern California alums during a cocktail reception and gourmet dinner, learn abo
Faces of Your Gift - Graydon
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Interview with Amy Ross, Spacesuit Engineer (Part 2)
NASA Public Affairs Officer Josh Byerly talks with Amy Ross, Spacesuit Engineer at Johnson Space Center.
How to Strengthen Your Child's Reading Muscles
Mixing crafts and reading/writing makes literacy more fun. Traci Paige Johnson, co-creator of Blues Clues, shares crafty tips for keeping children reading and writing over the summer. ( 1:41)
Mean, Median and Mode Song
Song about mean, median, and mode. There are animations and examples to go along with the lyrics. (1:33)
BBC Life, Fish pt 4/4
This is a BBC-produced video of the animals in the ocean depths. (12:59)
OrganWise Guys Shorts: Get to Know the Kidneys
Come learn about health and nutrition with the OrganWise Guys! In this short: the Kidney Brothers provide a kid-friendly explanation of how the kidneys fit into the overall health and process of our bodies. (1min)
Authors@Google: Craig Ramsay
Craig Ramsay, fitness expert, visited Google Los Angeles to discuss his book "Anatomy of Muscle Building." This talk took place on February 3, 2012 as part of the Authors@Google series
Keynote: Can we be safe without sacrificing civil liberties?
UCLA Symposium on Privacy and Security held at the UCLA School of Law on April 25, 2014. Keynote: Can we be safe without sacrificing civil liberties? Cindy Cohn Legal Director and General Counsel Electronic Frontier Foundation
Technology Matters - making choices about the tools we use.
Why does technology matter? How often do we thing about the implications of our choices of one tool over another? What were the decisions that brought us to our current technological world? In his new book Technology Matters, Professor David Nye of Warwick's School of Comparative American Studies poses a series of questions challenging us to think a little deeper about the tools and technology surrounding us. From the use (or non-use) of the wheel in North Africa to IMAX theatres at the Grand C
The Politics of Resistance and the Arab Uprisings [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Charles Tripp | This talk will look at how resistance to regimes' appropriation of public space has been a central theme of the Arab uprisings. Charles Tripp is a professor of politics with reference to the Middle East at the School of Oriental and African Studies.
Climate Change and the New Industrial Revolution - How we can get there: building national and inter
Speaker(s): Professor Lord Stern | Five years on from the Stern Review there have been important changes in the world which are likely to have a profound impact on our response to the two defining challenges of the century; overcoming poverty and managing climate change. Lord Stern will discuss how we can bring economics and political economy to the analysis of our response to these challenges in the context of a special but difficult decade in the global economy. The analysis of climate change
Images of a market in Barcelona
Images of a market in Barcelona.
Images of the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
Images of the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona.
Images of Parc Guell, Barcelona
Images of Parc Guell, Barcelona.
Images of Barcelona
Images of Barcelona.
"You have to", Finnish oral prompts
"You have to", Finnish oral prompts.
Religion and values, Finnish conversation questions
Religion and values, Finnish conversation questions.
French listening comprehension about the environment
French listening comprehension about the environment.
The closest exit may be behind you
The British-Libyan author Hisham Matar describes to a packed audience at Wolfson College the 'existential crisis' at the heart of contemporary Libyan national identity. The talk is introduced by Hermione Lee. The British-Libyan author Hisham Matar marked the first publication of his work in his home country by describing to a packed audience at Wolfson College the 'existential crisis' at the heart of contemporary Libyan national identity, and the corresponding existential exile embedded in the l