Awards, honors and fellowships
QS ranking calls MIT the world’s top university
September 11, 2012QS World University Rankings also give the Institute top billing in 11 of 28 academic disciplines evaluated.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 10: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 10, 2012Football opens with a victory, cross country teams help Boston Harbor Association
15 MIT students named Siebel Scholars
September 10, 2012Graduate students in computer science, bioengineering and business honored.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 3: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 4, 2012Fall seasons begin for varsity athletics; Barker, Wedge earn NEWMAC honors
Jeffrey Steinfeld named ACS Fellow
August 29, 2012MIT chemist is one of 96 recognized for outstanding accomplishments in the field.
Two MIT chemists win ACS awards
August 22, 2012Buchwald, Swager honored by the American Chemical Society
Chandrakasan selected for 2013 IEEE Pederson Award in Solid-State Circuits
August 16, 2012
Hu awarded IEEE Photonics Society achievement award
August 10, 2012
CEE's Humbyrd wins School of Engineering teaching and mentoring award
August 8, 2012Award recognizes and encourages extraordinary teaching and mentoring by a graduate student in the school.
DUSP, Consensus Building Institute team awarded grant for climate change role-play project
August 6, 2012Awarded $637,000 to develop joint project.
Soriero named 2012 Division III Administrator of the Year by NACWAA
August 3, 2012Director of athletics and DAPER department head among eight administrators honored.
Simons Center for the Social Brain offering seed grants, postdoc fellowships
July 26, 2012Deadline for application is August 31.
MIT volleyball receives AVCA Team Academic Award
July 25, 2012
DARPA and NIH to fund ‘human body on a chip’ research
July 24, 2012MIT-led team to receive up to $32 million from DARPA and NIH to develop technology that could accelerate pace and efficiency of pharmaceutical testing.
Three MIT faculty named Simons Investigators
July 24, 2012Goldwasser, Guionnet and Seidel are among 21 researchers selected.
Five MIT researchers win presidential early career honors
July 23, 2012Jarillo-Herrero, Lu, Pathak, Sinha and Thaler among 96 winners.
MIT OpenCourseWare selected as one of best free reference websites for 2012
July 23, 2012American Library Association honors OCW alongside other rich online reference resources, including Google Art Project and World Databank.