Education, teaching, academics
Everybody’s a winner
October 7, 2011Automatic window-shading invention tops a strong field of entries in materials competition.
Classes and academic research help launch companies
October 3, 2011A variety of course offerings are devoted to spurring new ventures.
d'Arbeloff Fund seeks proposals for innovative curricular projects
September 30, 2011
Schuh appointed head of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering
September 26, 2011Replaces interim department head Carl Thompson.
MIT announces Professor Gilbert Strang as first MathWorks Professor of Mathematics
September 26, 2011Endowment underscores value commercial industry places on science, technology, engineering and mathematics education
MIT athletics ranked ninth nationally In NSCA Power Rankings
September 26, 2011MIT’s intercollegiate athletics program continues to be regarded as one of the best overall programs in the nation.
Dyslexia independent of IQ
September 23, 2011Brain-imaging study suggests that reading difficulties are the same regardless of overall intelligence — and that more children could benefit from support in school.
BLOSSOMS working with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) to improve science and math education
September 22, 2011
Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering collaborates in developing nuclear security curriculum for graduate education
September 20, 2011Department of Energy names MIT as one of three universities awarded grants for the program.
Science school for judges
September 20, 2011MIT and the Broad Institute open their doors to the judicial community for a workshop at the intersection of science and the law.
MIT fifth overall among U.S. universities in U.S. News rankings
September 13, 2011Undergraduate engineering again ranked No. 1; business No. 2.
‘I speak MISTI’
September 13, 2011MIT program sends students abroad for experiences tailor-made for their academic and professional interests.
MIT launches new Center for Mobile Learning
September 9, 2011Receives initial funding from Google Education.
MIT ranked third in top worldwide university rankings
September 6, 2011
Preparing for the future with Amphibious Achievement
September 1, 2011MIT mentor program helps prepare Valdwin Etienne, a sophomore at the O’Bryant school in Boston, for what's ahead.
School of Science honors graduate teachers
August 31, 2011Math's Behrens, biology's Solomon win annual award
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.