U.S. News ranks MIT’s graduate program in Engineering No. 1; Sloan is No. 5 business school
March 11, 2014Institute’s programs rank first in 7 engineering, 5 science, and 3 business fields.
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Hazel Sive steps down as associate dean of the School of Science
December 20, 2013Biologist’s six-year administrative tenure focused on educational initiatives and on diversity and inclusiveness among faculty and postdocs.
Biologists find clues to a parasite’s inconsistency
December 19, 2013Certain strains of Toxoplasma provoke inflammation that can damage host cells, while others are harmless.
October 29, 2013Senior Laura Lu’s years at MIT have included cancer research, ROTC leadership, and prosthesis trials — and she aims to put her talents to use one day as a Navy surgeon.
Chris Kaiser to step down as provost, return to the faculty
September 16, 2013After nine years as a departmental and Institute administrator, biologist plans to return to his longtime interests in teaching and research.