'Under the Dome' security preparations
April 27, 2011A letter to the community from John DiFava, MIT director of facilities operations and security
BigBelly Solar at MIT: smart compactors with a green streak
April 6, 2011
Paul Clisbee, longtime facilities employee, dies at 60
February 23, 2011
1948 mayor to MIT: use flamethrowers to melt snow?
February 3, 2011A letter from the MIT archives recalls another super-snowy Boston winter.
Steam condensate line repair may affect pedestrian traffic
December 13, 2010Construction scheduled for corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Vassar Street.
Austin Petzke, former manager of Building Services at MIT, dies at age 67
December 8, 2010A leader in operations at the Institute for more than 30 years, he considered his custodial staff the eyes and ears of the Institute.
Slideshow: the Koch Institute transforms East Campus environs
November 23, 2010Completion of cancer-research building opens green space for community use and creates vibrant streetscape.
Bridge construction to impact traffic on McGrath O'Brien Highway
November 3, 2010Craigie Drawbridge Rehab Project scheduled from November until April
Harry P. Portnoy, former campus architect, dies at age 88
October 29, 2010
Construction begins on high-performance computing center
October 6, 2010President Hockfield joins Gov. Patrick and others at groundbreaking ceremony.
George J. Devlin Jr., an MIT power plant maintenance mechanic, dies at 50
August 10, 2010Had worked at the Cogeneration Plant for five years
Fund helps energy efficiency bloom across campus
April 22, 2010Alumni gifts support the greening of MIT, and the resulting savings are being reinvested in similar projects.
Update to MIT campus map reflects community feedback
January 21, 2010Update includes a refined user interface and a revised FAQ
Amherst Alley construction site fire causes no injuries
November 4, 2009
Amherst street paving
October 28, 2009Travel on Amherst and Wadsworth streets will be limited on Oct. 29.
Walking the Talk at MIT: John DiFavaSubscribe
October 19, 2009