Susan Hockfield to step down
February 16, 2012MIT’s 16th president led Institute in service to nation and world; met recession with unprecedented fundraising success and careful budget management.
MIT team promotes prostate cancer prognosis tool
February 14, 2012Group is a semifinalist in MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
Five MIT engineers named to National Academy of Engineering
February 9, 2012Several Institute alumni also among 66 new members announced today.
Robots go head to head, 250 miles above Earth
January 25, 2012Third annual Zero Robotics competition pits robots against each other on the International Space Station.
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BIll Johnson travels the world in search of basketball
January 23, 2012Current MIT assistant coach's professional stops included Reykjavik and Sam Ramon.
Gene Chamberlain, longtime MIT staff member, dies at 91
December 15, 2011Worked in MIT’s International Students Office for 32 years
Harold Somers Mickley, alumnus and former chair of the MIT faculty, dies at 93
December 7, 2011
Sal Khan to deliver 2012 Commencement address
December 6, 2011Online-education pioneer, MIT alumnus to speak to the Class of 2012 on June 8.
MIT Sloan professor and alumnus earn places on year-end best books list
December 6, 2011
Two MIT PhD graduates win 2011 Hertz Foundation thesis prizes
December 2, 2011
Charles ‘Hank’ Spaulding ’51, longtime MIT Corporation member, dies at 84
November 30, 2011
MIT delegation attends Singaporean university’s groundbreaking
November 18, 2011Five-day, three-nation Asian trip includes meetings with Institute friends and collaborators.
David Staelin, longtime professor in EECS and RLE, dies at 73
November 15, 2011Researcher led a career distinguished by abundant accomplishments, widespread impact in his 55 years at MIT.
Joseph Aoun PhD ’82, president of Northeastern University, receives Muh Alumni Award
October 24, 2011Biennial award honors MIT alumni achievements in humanities, arts and social sciences.
Maseeh Hall formally dedicated
October 14, 2011President Hockfield calls it 'central achievement' of Campaign for Students