Three from MIT named Fulbright scholars
June 27, 2011One student, two recent graduates to travel to Japan, Ghana and the Dominican Republic.
Making MIT’s (750-pound) sesquicentennial cake
June 9, 2011See the five-day process that started at Montilio's bakery in Brockton ended with the MIT150 sesquicentennial cake — all 750 pounds of it — being devoured at Toast to Tech.
Reunion giving tops $60 million
June 7, 2011Tech Reunions 2011 brought a record number of participants to campus, drawn in part by the sesquicentennial celebrations. Reunion giving hit a new record.
MIT for Two
June 2, 2011When Noramay Cadena ’03, MS ’11, MBA ’11 arrived on campus as an 18-year-old freshman, she brought along her toddler. When she returned to earn two graduate degrees, her daughter felt right at home.
Admiral Thad Allen explains leadership during crisis
May 27, 2011Former Sloan Fellow speaks with Dean Schmittlein about response to Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Vladimir Sobes recognized as NCAA ‘Elite’ student-athlete
May 27, 2011
Lawmakers tour MIT’s Plasma Science and Fusion Center
May 19, 2011
MIT biologist David Bartel elected to the National Academy of Sciences
May 6, 2011Ten MIT alumni also among this year’s new members
Out of thick air
April 20, 2011MIT graduate student is working to make water available for the world’s poor by refining the tools and techniques of fog harvesting.
Illuminating the business side of nuclear technology
April 19, 2011Distinguished NSE alumni Turnage, Coxe and Rothrock share their perspectives on technology leadership.
MIT alumnus wins John Bates Clark Medal
April 15, 2011Jonathan Levin PhD ’99 named best economist under 40
April 13, 2011As part of MIT’s 150th-birthday celebration, computer science luminaries — many from MIT's faculty — gathered on campus for a two-day symposium.
Longtime Corporation member John Haas, SM ’42, dies at 92
April 11, 2011Successful businessman was philanthropic, modest