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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Undertaking internships and international opportunities for study and research
Topics: Research, Internship programs, International research, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Art, Design, Sculptor
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Professor Mitchell’s talk addresses issues regarding health care, social security, and public pensions and whether echoes of the past in current political and social movements presage future developments as the baby boomers move into retirement. David K. Smith lecture
Topics: Aging, Economics, Baby boomers, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Professor Barry Slaughter Olsen highlights not only how knowledge of other languages and cultures can expand individual career opportunities but also how it has become crucial to national security and prosperity. Middlebury/Monterey lecture series
Topics: Language and international relations, International relations, Political science, Lectures,...
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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A panel discussion about the effect of Wikileaks on American diplomacy and international security.
Topics: WikiLeaks, Leaks (Disclosure of information), International diplomacy, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Lecture about establishing a research question, designing a project and research methodology
Topics: Fieldwork (Educational method), Social sciences, Methodologies, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, War, International relations, Law
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
This video is part of the Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive.
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Writing, Author, Reading Lecture
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury Special Collections
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Tom Tietenberg discusses the effectiveness of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, the first market-based regulatory program in the United States to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. RGGI Inc. is a nonprofit corporation created to provide technical and administrative services to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative CO2 budget trading programs of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. Tom Tietenberg is the...
Topics: Greenhouse gasses, Environmental economics, Climate change, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Chris Wood is the president and CEO of Trout Unlimited Howard E. Woodin colloquium lecture series
Topics: Fish habitat improvement, Hunting, Fishing, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Through its innovative management of 29,000 acres of New York City land, the Parks Department has emerged as a national and international leader in urban sustainability. Parks Commissioner and Middlebury Alumnus Adrian Benepe '78.5 has overseen the largest expansion of the City parks system since the 1930s. Commissioner Benepe will discuss how the agency's initiatives related to sustainable design and construction, natural resources management and fuel and energy conservation are transforming...
Topics: Urban parks, Environmental studies, Sustainable development, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury Special Collections
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Howard E. Woodin colloquium lecture series
Topics: Drug control, Colombia, Foriegn relations, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
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Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Commencement, Language, Summer Language School
Source: MiddMedia A/V exports
Middlebury Special Collections
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Gary Hirschberg, the organic yogurt producer, spoke to the debate surrounding genetically engineered (GE) crops, which, he said, pose problems from a freedom of choice perspective. Hirshberg spoke at length about the health benefits of organic, and about the advantages of limiting produce grown with potentially harmful chemicals, but he said that his is not an argument to exclude conventional growers — all he wants, he said, is to keep access to non-GE, organically farmed produce for those...
Topics: Food industry, Genetically modified foods, Organic farming, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.