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  • 1:25:30 The End of Capitalism? - David Harvey (Penn Humanities Forum, 30 Nov 2011)

    The End of Capitalism? - David Harvey (Penn Humanities Forum, 30 Nov 2011)

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    David Harvey, Professor of Geography and AnthropologyGraduate Center, City University of New York.Three years after the near collapse of global financial markets, America is still struggling with unemployment, debt, and foreclosure, European governments a

  • 38:01 Media, Education and Sustainable Social Change (Situating Sustainability Series)

    Media, Education and Sustainable Social Change (Situating Sustainability Series)

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    Presented by Mathangi Subramanian

  • 1:05:28 Global Leaders: Conversations with Alon Ben-Meir

    Global Leaders: Conversations with Alon Ben-Meir

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    On Thursday, March 12, 2009, New York University's Center for Global Affairs hosted His Excellency Samir Sumaida'ie, Ambassador of Iraq to the United States, as part of its ongoing public forum 'Global Leaders: Conversations with Alon Ben-Meir.' Ambassado

  • 2:12:14 Head Injuries in Sports: Care, Conflict, and Controversy

    Head Injuries in Sports: Care, Conflict, and Controversy

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    This panel discussion features industry, academic, and clinical expertsexploring the economic, ethical and professional pressures placed onathletes and why this has become a critical social and health concern.

  • 1:02:13 Sustainable Hospitality: Faculty Panel Discussion

    Sustainable Hospitality: Faculty Panel Discussion

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    Discussion includes state of sustainable practices within the hospitality industry and ongoing industry research. Also to be discussed are comparisons and interactions with other sectors, such as real estate, as well as academic programs at NYU and EHL. M

  • 1:04:44 Sustainable Hospitality: Student and Alumni Panel Discussion

    Sustainable Hospitality: Student and Alumni Panel Discussion

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    Discussion includes state of sustainable practices within the hospitality industry and ongoing industry research. Also to be discussed are comparisons and interactions with other sectors, such as real estate, as well as academic programs at NYU and EHL. M

  • 50:21 Anne Marie Slaughter

    Anne Marie Slaughter

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    Dr. Anne-Marie Slaughter, The Role of Citizens and Citizenship Values in Reviving Our Democracy.Dr. Slaughter delivered the keynote address at the United Citizens event, sponsored by the John Brademas Center at NYU. Dr. Slaughter is a university professor

  • 1:32:51 The Wisdom of the Humanities: Building Meaningful Lives and Successful Careers

    The Wisdom of the Humanities: Building Meaningful Lives and Successful Careers

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    A round table discussion featuring five individuals describing diverse paths they have taken since majoring in the humanities as undergraduates. This event will offer practical and personal advice on developing your interests and skills in the humanities

  • 36:32 Teaching with Technology Conference

    Teaching with Technology Conference

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    Keynote Address by Clay Shirky"Massively Collaborative: Teaching and Research in a Networked Age"The NYU Center for Teaching Excellence is pleased to announce Teaching with Technology, a full-day conference open to faculty and graduate students featuring

  • 57:08 Popular Center for Urban Science and Progress Press Conference

    Center for Urban Science and Progress Press Conference

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    On April 23, 2012, Mayor Bloomberg announced the launch of the Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), an applied science research institute that is being created by New York University and NYU-Poly with a consortium of world-class universities and

  • 1:35:22 Making Patient-Centered Care a Reality

    Making Patient-Centered Care a Reality

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    New York University College of Nursing's Dean Judi Haber along with the Rita and Alex Hillman Foundation will host a panel presentation and discussion on "Making Patient Centered Care a Reality: A Nursing Perspective."Patient-centered care is a key concep

  • 1:05:04 When the Mind Matters for Morality

    When the Mind Matters for Morality

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    Liane Young, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Boston CollegeAbstract: Mental state reasoning is critical for moral cognition, allowing us to distinguish, for example, murder from manslaughter. I will present neural evidence for distinct cognitive compon

  • 57:15 The Representation of Reinforcement Values in Care-Based Morality

    The Representation of Reinforcement Values in Care-Based Morality

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    James Blair, Chief of the Unit on Affective Cognitive Neuroscience, National Institute of Mental Health, NIHAbstract: This talk will concentrate on two brain areas critical for the development of care-based morality (social rules covering harm to others).

  • 51:00 Morphing Morals: Neurochemical Modulation of Moral Judgment and Behavior

    Morphing Morals: Neurochemical Modulation of Moral Judgment and Behavior

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    Molly Crockett, Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory for Social & Neural Systems Research,Department of Economics, University of ZurichAbstract: Neuroscientists are now discovering how hormones and brain chemicals shape social behavior,

  • 56:05 Are Intuitions Heuristics?

    Are Intuitions Heuristics?

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    S. Matthew Liao, Associate Director, Center for Bioethics; Clinical Associate Professor of Bioethics; Affiliated Professor of Philosophy, New York University.Abstract: Many psychologists and philosophers are attracted to the idea that intuitions are heuri

  • 1:18:53 The 10th Nicholas J. Healy Lecture On Admiralty Law

    The 10th Nicholas J. Healy Lecture On Admiralty Law

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    The 10th Nicholas J. Healy Lecture on Admiralty Law was held on May 5. The lecture was entitled, "What is the Limit? Punitive Damages in Maritime Law." The s...

  • 1:51:23 2010 Law Alumni Association Annual Fall Lecture

    2010 Law Alumni Association Annual Fall Lecture

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    The NYU School of Law Office of Alumni Relations hosted the 2010 Law Alumni Association Annual Fall Lecture, "Sharpening the Cutting Edge: NYU Law Alumni at ...

  • 1:18:04 Offshore Accounts, Tax Amnesties And Tax Compliance From The Graduate Tax Program At NYU Law

    Offshore Accounts, Tax Amnesties And Tax Compliance From The Graduate Tax Program At NYU Law

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    On Tuesday, April 3, the Graduate Tax Program at NYU School of Law hosted an event titled "Offshore Accounts, Tax Amnesties and Tax Compliance." In recent ye...

  • 1:39:40 First Annual Bickel & Brewer Global Debate Program at NYU: Final Debate and Awards Ceremony

    First Annual Bickel & Brewer Global Debate Program at NYU: Final Debate and Awards Ceremony

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    NYU is launching its first student activity that spans its entire global network: the Bickel & Brewer -- NYU Global Debate Competition will pit undergraduate debate teams from all its global sites against one another in a contest that will award prize

  • 1:06:50 BRICS, Human Rights, and the New International Legal Order

    BRICS, Human Rights, and the New International Legal Order

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    Jorge Castañeda, Jacob K. Javits Visiting Professor and Global Distinguished Professor of Politics and Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University, and Mexico's former secretary of foreign affairs, will deliver the 2012 Jacob K. Jav

  • 1:24:37 Our Energy Efficiency Paradox: Psychological Barriers to 'No-Brainer' Solutions

    Our Energy Efficiency Paradox: Psychological Barriers to 'No-Brainer' Solutions

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    In her public lecture, "Our Energy Efficiency Paradox: Psychological Barriers to 'No-Brainer' Solutions," Weber, the Jerome A. Chazen Professor of International Business at Columbia Business School and a professor of psychology at Columbia University's Ea

  • 1:15:23 Haiti: Post-Catastrophe Reconstruction

    Haiti: Post-Catastrophe Reconstruction

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    As a student enrolled in the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate, you'll have opportunities to take courses around the world that will provide a global perspective of the real estate finance, development, and construction industries. You'll benefit from t

  • 1:08:31 The Surpreme Court Healthcare Ruling

    The Surpreme Court Healthcare Ruling

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    Implications and Opportunities from a Nursing PerspectiveEileen Sullivan-Marx PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean & Erline Perkins McGriff ProfessorChristine Kovner, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor

  • 1:29:59 NYU Stern Economic Outlook Forum

    NYU Stern Economic Outlook Forum

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    The first Stern Economic Outlook Forum, a panel of three leading economists from Wall Street firms, was held on September 10, 2012. David Greenlaw, Jan Hatzius, and Peter Hooper made brief presentations regarding the economic and market outlook, followed

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