Finding ‘rising stars’ in EECS
November 18, 2013MIT-hosted conference encourages the top women studying electrical engineering and computer science nationwide to become professors.
CEE event gives snapshot of new research, educational initiatives
November 15, 2013Vision for department outlined at campus event for civil and environmental engineering alumni
Powering better online document viewing
October 29, 2013Fast-growing startup Crocodoc is developing technology that converts documents into HTML for easy viewing and embedding.
Giving students ‘a six-month runway’ to launch startups
October 23, 2013An independent investment fund gives MIT Media Lab alumni startup support — and a way to put money back into the Institute.
Reif announces plans to launch an MIT Innovation Initiative
October 17, 2013President asks 19-member panel, led by professors Fiona Murray and Vladimir Bulović, to deliver recommendations on next steps by Jan. 31.
Task Force on the Future of MIT Education works toward preliminary report this fall
October 7, 2013Hundreds of members of the MIT community — including more than half of the faculty — have weighed in on the topic.
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Keeping ‘digital storefronts’ fresh
October 1, 2013Fast-growing startup Locu helps businesses synch their online information, across the Web, instantaneously.
Real estate forum features talk on value of design
September 30, 2013MIT places second in this year's CASE competition
Sailing head coach Matt Lindblad captures world title
September 25, 2013Bill Widnall '58 and Riley Schutt '09 contribute to victory at the International One Design 2013 World Championship
MIT Sloan alumna finds elixir for successful integrative medicine practice
September 19, 2013
Accelerating startups, the MIT way
September 17, 2013MIT’s Global Founders Skills Accelerator — which focuses on ‘disciplined entrepreneurship’ — helps student teams build innovation-based startups.
Fans come out to support MIT football team in Calif.
September 16, 2013
ESD alumna honored by the World Economic Forum
September 13, 2013Erica Fuchs named to 'Top 40 under 40 Young Scientist' list
Startup cofounder discusses entrepreneurship with high schoolers
August 29, 2013Rising high-school seniors participate in interactive webinar with MIT Sloan alum
Dental scanner allows researcher to sink his teeth into entrepreneurship
August 20, 2013Novel 3-D oral scanner, developed by MIT professor Douglas Hart and then sold to 3M, is helping dentists go digital.
Ocean engineering students set stage for a smarter fleet
August 14, 2013New data redefines the operational profile for class of U.S. Navy ships
Amar Bose ’51, SM ’52, ScD ’56, Bose Corporation’s founder, has died at 83
July 12, 2013Entrepreneur served on faculty for 45 years; championed long-term corporate research.
MEET builds ties, fosters innovation in the Middle East
June 25, 2013Middle East Education through Technology program brings together Israeli and Palestinian youths with a shared passion for technology and entrepreneurship