Awards, honors and fellowships
Brothers of Phi Beta Epsilon win first annual FSILG&D Community Service Challenge Photo Contest
December 5, 2011Students showcase photos of living group's community service work
MIT-Spain's Balcells, Perez-Breva recognized by Spanish government
December 5, 2011Program co-founders honored for improving scientific, academic collaboration.
Two MIT PhD graduates win 2011 Hertz Foundation thesis prizes
December 2, 2011
Kaitlyn Nealon named to Capital One Academic All-America Women's Soccer Team
December 1, 2011Sophomore defender becomes fourth player in the history of the women's soccer program to earn honor.
A test of teamwork, engineering skill and endurance across the Australian Outback
November 29, 2011After placing 15th in the 2011 Veolia World Solar Challenge, MIT’s Solar Electric Vehicle Team reflects on their experience and looks ahead to the future.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 28: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 28, 2011No. 10 ranked men's basketball starts 5-0; two field hockey players named All-American.
Allen Lin ’11, MEng ’11 named Marshall Scholar
November 23, 2011Recent alum will hone interests in policy, synthetic biology through study in the United Kingdom.
MIT senior Stephanie Lin wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 19, 2011Student in biology, applied international studies will study at Oxford next year.
Townsend wins Laffont Prize in Economics
November 18, 2011Development economist to receive French award.
MIT team wins iGEM competition track
November 15, 2011Group earns top spot in health and medicine; advances to grand finals for first time.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 14: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 14, 2011Field hockey advances to NCAA Elite Eight; 45 student-athletes named Academic All-Conference
Edelman receives Katz Prize in Cardiovascular Research
November 14, 2011Prize honors physician scientists and recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement
Sports Shorts for Nov. 8: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 8, 2011Field hockey, women's soccer capture conference titles in dramatic fashion
Samuels receives the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star
November 7, 2011Japanese government honors political scientist for significant contributions to scholarship and promoting friendly relations.
Sports Shorts for Nov. 1: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
November 1, 2011Cross country continues NEWMAC dominance; field hockey captures regular season conference title
Robert Lepage named 2012 recipient of the Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT
October 27, 2011Multidisciplinary performance and media artist will receive award and hold campus residency at MIT from April 24-26, 2012.
Sports Shorts for Oct. 25: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 25, 2011Women's tennis reaches NEWMAC finals; women's volleyball gains 20th victory of the season.
Fellowship supports MIT Sloan students working on societal challenges
October 24, 2011A Q&A with two fellowship grantees, Dante Cassanego and Julie Lein.
Jaenisch receives Medal of Science at White House ceremony
October 24, 2011Among 12 honored by President Barack Obama on Friday.
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.
Nominations now open for Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization
October 20, 2011Submission deadline for applicants to the two-year, $25,000 chair is Nov. 16.
Sports Shorts: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 19, 2011Benedick tabbed for hall of fame; three sports earn weekly conference honors.
2011–2012 Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams selected from national pool of applicants
October 19, 2011High school teams awarded $10,000 grants to bring inspirational invention ideas to life.
Kaiser to lead National Institute of General Medical Sciences
October 18, 2011Cell biologist to start new position in spring 2012.
Two MIT scientists elected to the Institute of Medicine
October 18, 2011Sur, Tsai among the 65 new members
Benedick to be Inducted into CWPA Hall of Fame
October 14, 2011