1948 mayor to MIT: use flamethrowers to melt snow?
February 3, 2011A letter from the MIT archives recalls another super-snowy Boston winter.
Ian A. Waitz named dean of MIT's School of Engineering
February 1, 2011Sixteenth dean succeeds Subra Suresh
Corporation announces faculty promotions and appointments
December 29, 2010
U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal in intellectual-property suit
November 1, 2010MIT had filed amicus brief in case supporting Stanford University and university technology transfer generally.
Harry Lee is inaugural holder of EECS Advanced Television and Signal Processing Chair
October 21, 2010New professorship is made possible by Jae S. Lim.
MIT Interfraternity Council suspends Phi Beta Epsilon
September 21, 2010
Institute to host community brainstorming sessions on Kendall Square
September 15, 2010Meetings designed to solicit ideas for publicly accessible space in Kendall Square
MIT continues outreach regarding Kendall Square redevelopment
August 10, 2010Public meetings to be held in the fall
Former nuclear engineering head Mason dies at 85
June 24, 2010Alumnus led department in the early 1970s.
Obama intends to nominate Suresh as next NSF director
June 3, 2010The MIT engineering dean would lead the independent federal agency that supports science and engineering research.
Sylvia T. Ceyer named head of Department of Chemistry
June 1, 2010The specialist in surface science will succeed Timothy Swager, effective July 1