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Emergent Research: Technology Transfer at U-M

katherine and jack
Date: 
June 24, 2013
Running Time: 
79:43

The mission of the Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) is to “effectively transfer University technologies to the market so as to generate benefits for the University, the community, and the general public.” Katie Moynihan and Jack Minor provides a general overview of OTT and discuss their work, specifically with licensing and startups. In addition, they talk about how OTT reconciles their role with the movement toward open access, when a researcher should contact OTT, and more.

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Copyright Camp

Date: 
June 20, 2013
Running Time: 
107:27
University of Michigan Library hosts a community conversation that explores how copyright impacts our professional lives.
 
 
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Emergent Research: The Future of Scholarly Monograph Publishing and Academic Need

Aaron
Date: 
May 20, 2013
Running Time: 
64:50

Aaron McCollough, Editorial Director of Michigan Publishing (which includes the University of Michigan Press) discusses the library's on-going efforts to find a sustainable model for publishing high quality scholarship in support of a range of academic needs, including the preservation and dissemination of ideas as well as the professional vetting of those ideas for hiring and tenure processes.

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A Date with Cavafy

Cavafy
Date: 
April 29, 2013
Running Time: 
86:02

April 29 is the day of Greek poet Constantine Cavafy's birth (1836) AND death (1933). In celebration of his life and work we hosted an "open mic" event in which faculty, students, artists, and community members are invited to offer readings from testimonies of the poet.

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Emergent Research: Improving Data Discovery and Reuse

ICPSR
Date: 
April 22, 2013
Running Time: 
81:06

The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research provides leadership and training in data access, curation, digital preservation, and methods of analysis for the social science research community. Staff from ICPSR discusses their work in encouraging open access to data and closer links between publications and data, collaborative data curation, and improving data discovery and reuse.

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Building Islam in Detroit: Foundations, Forms, Futures

Date: 
March 27, 2013
Running Time: 
114:43
Dr. Zain Abdullah, cultural anthropologist and author, in his talk titled "Islam and the Challenge of Black Muslim Globalities in the 21st Century," takes us inside the lives of African American and African Muslims, exploring how they redefine their Black and African identities, cope with the stigma of race, and counteract an anti-Muslim backlash in a terror-stricken world.
 
Dr. Sally Howell, Assistant Professor of History at UM-Dearborn and curator of the exhibit, in her talk titled "They are Orientals and they Love the East," discusses
conflating race, nation, and religion for Detroit Muslims in the 1920s.
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Beyond the Playing Field: The Social Impact of Sport Mini-Conference, Part 2 of 2

Date: 
March 22, 2013
Running Time: 
122:59

 

This interdisciplinary conference was organized by the SWSA student leaders to promote the integration of social science knowledge and sport culture. The goal is to raise awareness surrounding the impact of sport on youth development, families, communities and those invested in sport. We hope to inspire positive change in sport culture and enhance practical skills for those who work in the field of sport and recreation services.
 
The mini-conference highlights a number of topics including:
· Strength-based coaching
· Positive parental involvement
· Team building 
· Life skills development
· Advocacy for athletes
· Diversity and gender in sport
· Long term outcomes of sport involvement
 
The conference included the following nationally known speakers:
· Dawn Anderson-Butcher, Ph.D, LIMSW – Professor, OSU College of Social Work
· Ketra Armstrong, Ph.D. – Associate Dean & Professor, U of M School of Kinesiology
· Kathy Babiak, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, U of M School of Kinesiology
· Emmett Gill, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, NCCU Department of Social Work
· Dan Gould, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, MSU Department of Kinesiology
· Greg Harden, MSW – U of M Associate Athletic Director/Director of Athletic Counseling
· Fred Hunter – Director of Program Administration of Think Detroit PAL
· Robert Ortega, Ph.D., LMSW – Associate Professor, U of M School of Social Work
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Beyond the Playing Field: The Social Impact of Sport Mini-Conference, Part 1 of 2

Date: 
March 22, 2013
Running Time: 
150:52

 

This interdisciplinary conference was organized by the SWSA student leaders to promote the integration of social science knowledge and sport culture. The goal is to raise awareness surrounding the impact of sport on youth development, families, communities and those invested in sport. We hope to inspire positive change in sport culture and enhance practical skills for those who work in the field of sport and recreation services.
 
The mini-conference highlights a number of topics including:
· Strength-based coaching
· Positive parental involvement
· Team building 
· Life skills development
· Advocacy for athletes
· Diversity and gender in sport
· Long term outcomes of sport involvement
 
The conference included the following nationally known speakers:
· Dawn Anderson-Butcher, Ph.D, LIMSW – Professor, OSU College of Social Work
· Ketra Armstrong, Ph.D. – Associate Dean & Professor, U of M School of Kinesiology
· Kathy Babiak, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, U of M School of Kinesiology
· Emmett Gill, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, NCCU Department of Social Work
· Dan Gould, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, MSU Department of Kinesiology
· Greg Harden, MSW – U of M Associate Athletic Director/Director of Athletic Counseling
· Fred Hunter – Director of Program Administration of Think Detroit PAL
· Robert Ortega, Ph.D., LMSW – Associate Professor, U of M School of Social Work
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