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How edX Works | CEO Anant Agarwal on edX

How edX Works | CEO Anant Agarwal on edX

ANANT AGARWAL: Welcome to edX. I am Anant Agarwal. I am the president of edX. I’m also a professor of electrical engineering computer science at MIT. Online learning is revolutionizing the world. Education will never be the same…

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Why the World’s Best Mathematicians Are Hoarding Chalk

Why the World’s Best Mathematicians Are Hoarding Chalk

(upbeat music) – The legend around this chalk is that it’s impossible to write a false theorem. – I assume the special ingredient was angel tears. – Mathematicians from all of the top schools very frequently use it….

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Michael D. Griffin at MIT – 2006 MA Space Grant Consortium Public Lecture

Michael D. Griffin at MIT – 2006 MA Space Grant Consortium Public Lecture
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Introduction to Business Analytics | CORe

Introduction to Business Analytics | CORe

– I think analytics, it’s a capability that offers tremendous potential to improve any business. Hi, my name is Jan Hammond. I’m a professor at Harvard Business School, and I am delighted to welcome you to the HBX…

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William Gerstenmaier at MIT – 2009 MA Space Grant Consortium Public Lecture

William Gerstenmaier at MIT –  2009 MA Space Grant Consortium Public Lecture

[MUSIC PLAYING] HOFFMAN: My name is Jeff Hoffman. I am the director of the Massachusetts Space Grant Consortium. Space Grant is a NASA-sponsored organization involving over 750 universities nationwide of which we have 18 here in Massachusetts who…

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Imperial for business

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Here at Imperial College London we have enterprise in our DNA We were founded in 1907 with a mission to offer the most advanced education and research, to collaborate with other organisations and to apply our work to…

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Jordan Peterson – IQ and The Job Market

Jordan Peterson – IQ and The Job Market

So, here you go. This is from the Wunderlich people They’re a commercial company that makes general cognitive ability tests. And it’s often used by corporations (whispering) Even though it’s actually illegal. It’s actually illegal to use IQ…

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UMass Amherst Momentum

UMass Amherst Momentum

[MUSIC PLAYING] By every measure, the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the Commonwealth’s flagship campus, has joined the ranks of the finest public universities in America. Over the past five years, our national ranking has climbed more than 20…

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Jeffrey A. Hoffman at MIT – 2002 MA. Space Grant Consortium Public Lecture

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[MUSIC PLAYING] YOUNG: My name is Larry Young. I’m the director of the Massachusetts Space Grant Consortium. And one of the great pleasures that’s associated with this position is the opportunity to recruit and introduce an outstanding lecturer…

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High Density Apple Orchards: Research That Matters at UMass Amherst

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The move to high density apple production systems has been the number one change in orchards in the last 25 years. It’s proven to bring greater profitability and makes these orchards more sustainable, which is really what it’s…

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