Skolkovo Foundation and MIT to collaborate on developing the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
October 26, 2011Graduate research university part of new innovation center outside Moscow
What’s next for engineering education?
October 21, 2011Dean of Engineering to share his views on engineering education in the face of increasing need for innovative technical leaders.
Computer science gives a boost to heart health
October 12, 2011New technique searches for subtle indicators of risk hidden in a patient’s EKG.
LGBT content and video games: MIT lab tackles the issue
September 22, 2011Popular games still haven’t shown they can handle lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender representations. Research at the Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab wants to change that.
Andrew Lo joins CSAIL
August 30, 2011Economist hopes to merge the fields of computer science and artificial intelligence with research on financial markets and risk.
Sanofi Biomedical Innovation Award Program announces request for proposals
August 12, 2011Biomedical Innovation Funding Awards (BIFAs)- Application deadline: Sept. 6
Polishing its reputation for experimental lit, MIT to host the Electronic Literature Organization
August 10, 2011
President Hockfield stresses innovation in speech to U.S. governors
July 15, 2011‘Lasting economic growth emerges from the most advanced science, mathematics and technology,’ she says.
MIT part of $18.5 million effort to create mind-machine interface
July 14, 2011New multi-institution center will work on robotic interaction with nervous system
MIT strengthens ties with France for energy research
June 30, 2011France-MIT Forum on Energy unveils new joint laboratory, explores other potential collaborations.
Hockfield to co-chair U.S. manufacturing partnership
June 24, 2011MIT president accepts Obama’s invitation to serve