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
MIT to file amicus brief in intellectual-property case
April 22, 2010Institute will support Stanford in asking U.S. Supreme Court to review dispute that could undermine technology-transfer system.
Faculty approve flexible engineering degree for undergraduates
April 21, 2010Approval of AeroAstro program adds a new dimension to engineering education.
Fund helps energy efficiency bloom across campus
April 21, 2010Alumni gifts support the greening of MIT, and the resulting savings are being reinvested in similar projects.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano visits MIT
April 16, 2010Holds roundtable discussion with university leaders, hosted by President Hockfield
Aulet named managing director of MIT’s Entrepreneurship Center
March 19, 2010
Financial aid budget to increase more sharply than tuition and fees
March 5, 2010Students to be asked to contribute more from summer and part-time earnings
Institute honors Martin Luther King, Jr. at annual breakfast celebration
February 5, 2010Speakers ask MIT community members to spread the Institute’s unique gifts
Jacqueline Hewitt reappointed Kavli Institute director
January 22, 2010
Institute-wide Planning Task Force issues final report
December 16, 2009Report represents concerted effort to seek insights and ideas from across MIT
John Harrington PhD '58, first director of the MIT Center for Space Research, dies at 90
December 15, 2009
President Hockfield meets key MIT Portugal stakeholders during three-day visit to Lisbon
December 15, 2009Receives first-of-its-kind honorary doctorate from leading Portuguese universities