Education, teaching, academics
OpenCourseWare: A Decade of Global Benefit
September 29, 2010Shigeru Miyagawa celebrates OCW’s accomplishments and shares one of the program’s many success stories.
National Research Council releases assessment of U.S. doctoral programs
September 28, 2010Rankings reaffirm MIT’s leadership role in science and technology.
The energy challenge calls on humanities and social-science research
September 23, 2010Courses on energy include economics, political science, history, literature and more.
MIT, visiting Singapore students transform games research with two more new releases
September 22, 2010Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab games delve into color theory and recursive learning.
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.
Donald W. Davis, longtime lecturer in Sloan, LGO, dies at 89
September 22, 2010
MIT places 4th in comprehensive study of academics and athletics
September 22, 2010NCSA Athletic Recruiting's Collegiate Power Rankings assess the academic, athletics standards of all NCAA athletic programs.
Cynthia Barnhart is appointed acting dean of the School of Engineering
September 21, 2010Subra Suresh, nominated to head NSF, is on sabbatical leave for the fall semester.
MIT welcomes 8 MLK visiting professors and scholars
September 17, 2010Scholars’ diverse backgrounds enhance MIT community, research and teaching.
MIT ranked third among world’s top 200 universities
September 16, 2010Times Higher Education annual survey uses new methodology that focuses on research and teaching.
Hockfield says research universities must help cultivate science, math teachers
September 14, 2010At a Brookings Institution event, the MIT president warns U.S. STEM-education gap to have ‘disastrous consequences’ on nation.
Teaching with Technology website adds video services portal
September 8, 2010Gathers information for faculty and students about video resources and services at MIT
MIT hosts 28 Amgen Scholars this summer
September 3, 2010Undergraduates invited to conduct hands-on research with MIT faculty
NASA and MIT inspire girls’ interest in science and engineering
September 3, 2010MIT Edgerton Center takes on NASA’s Summer of Innovation with 5 summer programs. Learn more about one of them.
TIME Magazine selects MIT OpenCourseWare as one of its 50 best websites of 2010
August 26, 2010OCW shares honor with LinkedIn, TEDTalks, The Guardian and more.
MIT graduate transportation researchers reflect on work with Portugal
July 26, 2010City planning, civil engineering graduates supported by MIT-Portugal Program talk about long-term connections to Portuguese students, faculty, stakeholders in transport