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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States, MIT adopted a European polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction in applied science and engineering. Wikipedia*

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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has 36 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1988, Foreign Policy Address. The year with the most videos was 1997 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 2,490 views per program. Most appearances with Noam Chomsky (3), Steven Pinker (2). Most common tags: About Books, Commencement, American Perspectives.

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    Massachusetts Institute of Technology Commencement Address

    Megan Smith gave the commencement address to the 2015 graduating class of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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    Industrial Revolution in America

    Professor Merritt Roe Smith talked about the technological breakthroughs that influenced the Industrial Revolution in America. This was…

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    On Anarchism

    Noam Chomsky, professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, talked about his book, On Anarchism, in which he…

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