Harvard and MIT libraries explore far-reaching alliance
February 4, 2011New agreement reflects physical proximity, cross-registration, joint programs and research affinities.
MIT Efficiency Forward exceeds electricity reduction goal
January 11, 2011All-day forum at MIT promotes regional energy-efficiency objectives
Harrell convenes thought-leaders to catalyze new research informed by science, humanities and arts disciplines
December 2, 2010
MIT OpenCourseWare teams up with OpenStudy to help OCW users connect
September 22, 2010Thousands of OCW visitors interact on pilot OCW OpenStudy groups; program expanded.
MIT’s Koch Institute in strategic partnership with Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceuticals
June 28, 2010Organizations will collaborate in multiple areas of oncology research and technology development.
Sanofi-aventis establishes strategic alliance with MIT’s Center for Biomedical Innovation
May 26, 2010Alliance formed to advance cutting-edge research and foster collaboration between academia and industry
MIT Sea Grant’s Sea Perch being tested at French university
May 18, 2010Undergraduate course, created in collaboration with Total Corporation, will hold presentations on May 28.
Anthropology graduate students assist with United Nations human rights review
April 27, 2010
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano visits MIT
April 16, 2010Holds roundtable discussion with university leaders, hosted by President Hockfield
Update on planning for high-performance computing center
March 29, 2010Consortium members report 'considerable progress' in several aspects of project in Holyoke, Mass.
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With $25 million grant, NSF funds center to investigate the creation of biological machines
February 23, 2010Headquartered at MIT, the new initiative aims to dramatically advance research in complex biological systems and engage underrepresented minority groups
Hockfield addresses Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
February 17, 2010
Levitating magnet brings space physics to fusion
January 25, 2010Tests on a machine that mimics a planet’s magnetic field show that it may offer an ‘alternative path’ to taming nuclear fusion for power generation.