Education, teaching, academics
MIT Professor Shigeru Miyagawa named award recipient by the OCW Consortium
March 23, 2012Professor Miyagawa recognized with other leaders of the global OpenCourseWare movement.
Anant Agarwal named director of new unit to advance MITx
March 16, 2012Instructor of inaugural 6.002x course will step down as CSAIL director.
Current SHASS MacVicar Faculty Fellows reflect on teaching at MIT
March 14, 2012New fellows to be named Friday; current SHASS fellows discuss the significance — and the sheer fun — of teaching the Institute's students
Graduate programs in engineering, management excel in new rankings
March 13, 2012MIT leads in multiple disciplines, says U.S. News & World Report.
Princeton Review names MIT a top school for video game design
March 7, 2012Undergraduate and graduate programs both lauded.
Political science PhD candidate Christopher Clary helping to shape U.S. defense policy
March 5, 2012
New initiatives in graduate education at MIT
March 5, 2012Three new committees will advance important topics.
Haibo Wang, SDM ’12: Systems thinking makes surgeries safer
March 2, 2012
MathWorks makes multi-year sponsorship commitment to MIT OpenCourseWare
March 2, 2012Joins Dow Chemical and Lockheed Martin in OCW Next Decade Alliance to support global educational opportunity.
They’re mastering manufacturing
March 1, 2012A distinctive MIT program trains engineers and managers who want to build careers on the leading edge of industrial production.
MIT OpenCourseWare teams up with Flat World Knowledge to combine free texts and free course materials
February 29, 2012Collaboration among open education innovators creates rich learning opportunities for independent learners.
Introduction to Electrical Engineering and Computer Science now available in OCW Scholar format
February 27, 20126.01SC is the fourth of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
Solhee Lee, SDM ’12: systems thinking for the next generation
February 24, 2012
Principles of Microeconomics now available in MIT OpenCourseWare’s innovative OCW Scholar format
February 23, 201214.01SC is the third of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
Paola Cappellaro wins AFOSR Young Investigator Award
February 15, 2012Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering assistant professor is investigating a bottom-up approach to quantum information devices.
Differential Equations now available in MIT OpenCourseWare's innovative OCW Scholar format
February 13, 201218.03SC is the second of seven courses OCW will publish this spring specifically to meet the needs of independent learners.
MITx prototype course opens for enrollment
February 13, 2012Online-learning initiative’s first offering, ‘6.002x: Circuits and Electronics,’ accepting registrants now.
MIT and SUTD open International Design CentreSubscribe
February 9, 2012Aims to become the world’s premier scholarly hub for technologically intensive design.