Education, teaching, academics
Cohen, Hinckley named Gates Cambridge Scholars for 2012
February 9, 2012Two MIT seniors to pursue graduate degrees at the University of Cambridge.
MIT OpenCourseWare publishes Linear Algebra in innovative OCW Scholar format
February 9, 2012One of OCW's most popular courses, Linear Algebra, is now available in a version designed to support independent learning.
Michael Seelhof, SDM '12: a banker adds theory to experience in managing complexity
February 8, 2012
Proof that 'MIT Can Talk'
February 7, 2012IAP activity promotes campus-wide awareness of good oral communication skills.
Education, empowerment and enlightenment through guided disassembly of your broken stuff
February 7, 2012Peter Mui ’82 holds Fixit Clinic XVIII at the MIT Edgerton Center.
Medicine, microorganisms and Mexico
February 6, 2012Biology major and Rhodes Scholar combines research and social service in the study of infectious diseases.
Nuclear security takes its place in NSE’s curriculum
January 31, 2012
Robots go head to head, 250 miles above Earth
January 25, 2012Third annual Zero Robotics competition pits robots against each other on the International Space Station.
Also labeled: Aeronautical and astronautical engineering, Algorithms, Alumni/ae, Astronauts, Contests and academic competitions, NASA, Robots, Space, astronomy and planetary science, Special events and guest speakers, Students, Video, Volunteering, outreach, public service, International Space Station
Survey: Young Americans recognize the impact of innovation on U.S. economy and personal lives
January 25, 2012Lemelson-MIT Invention Index reveals barriers and drivers to becoming U.S. inventors.
Seminar challenges with systems approach to climate change
January 20, 2012Energy Systems and Climate Change Mitigation tackles the multidimensional challenges of climate change.
Alumni Class Funds seek proposals for teaching and education enhancement
January 19, 2012
What is MITx?
December 19, 2011Answering common questions about the Institute’s new approach to online education.
Gene Chamberlain, longtime MIT staff member, dies at 91
December 15, 2011Worked in MIT’s International Students Office for 32 years
In the World: Fostering entrepreneurship in developing nations
December 12, 2011In 11 years, MIT’s Accelerating Information Technology Innovation (AITI) program has trained more than 1,500 budding entrepreneurs in seven countries.
Mass. science teachers' association inducts Vandiver into hall of fame
December 8, 2011CEHS outreach and education director teaches abstract scientific concepts with LEGOs.
Sal Khan to deliver 2012 Commencement address
December 6, 2011Online-education pioneer, MIT alumnus to speak to the Class of 2012 on June 8.