Awards, honors and fellowships
Five MIT engineers named to National Academy of Engineering
February 9, 2012Several Institute alumni also among 66 new members announced today.
Cohen, Hinckley named Gates Cambridge Scholars for 2012
February 9, 2012Two MIT seniors to pursue graduate degrees at the University of Cambridge.
MIT Press book Engineering Systems wins Honorable Mention for 2011 PROSE Award
February 7, 2012
Sports Shorts for Feb. 6: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 6, 2012Men's basketball reaches 20-win mark, football's Wallace named ECAC Offensive Rookie of the Year
Medicine, microorganisms and Mexico
February 6, 2012Biology major and Rhodes Scholar combines research and social service in the study of infectious diseases.
Real-time speech communication on packet networks named an IEEE Milestone
February 3, 2012MIT Lincoln Laboratory's role in this seminal R&D effort is honored
Sports Shorts for Jan. 30: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
January 31, 2012Men's volleyball upsets defending national champion; swimming and diving teams down top-10 opponents.
Said and Done for January 2012
January 26, 2012The humanities, arts and social sciences monthly digest.
AgeLab to build living mobility laboratory
January 19, 2012
Sports Shorts for Jan. 17: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
January 17, 2012Men's basketball moves to No. 3, sets Institute record with 16th straight win
Obama honors Mildred Dresselhaus with Enrico Fermi Award
January 12, 2012MIT scientist shares one of the U.S. government’s most prestigious awards for scientific achievement with alumnus Burton Richter.
Also labeled: Faculty
MIT receives Vercauteren Program of the Year Award
January 10, 2012
Boyden named inaugural recipient of IET’s Harvey Engineering Research Prize
January 6, 2012Honored for his pioneering research contributions to the field of optogenetics, in which neurons are genetically modified to respond to light.
MIT professor, former astronaut Hoffman named to NSBRI Board of Directors
December 29, 2011
Parker recognized for outstanding career contributions to fusion development
December 21, 2011Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering professor emeritus honored by Fusion Power Associates.
Self-aware computing project named a 'world changing' idea by Scientific American
December 20, 2011Project Angstrom selected by magazine's editors; featured in December issue
Sports Shorts for Dec. 19: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
December 19, 2011Men's basketball moves up to No. 4 in national rankings.
Sports Shorts for Dec. 12: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
December 12, 2011Men's basketball remains undefeated; two football student-athletes named Academic All-Americans.
Perreau receives Newton Fellowship from the British Academy
December 12, 2011Receives research associate appointment from Cambridge University
CSAIL researcher Gifford named ACM fellow
December 9, 2011
Four from MIT named AAAS fellows
December 9, 2011
Kellis wins Niki Award
December 9, 2011CSAIL principal investigator honored for contributions to science and technology.
Mass. science teachers' association inducts Vandiver into hall of fame
December 8, 2011CEHS outreach and education director teaches abstract scientific concepts with LEGOs.