President Reif writes to MIT community regarding Boston Marathon attack
April 16, 2013
MIT faculty reflect on accomplishments, challenges in area of faculty equity
April 11, 2013Professors Wesley L. Harris, Barbara Liskov assess the state of faculty-diversity efforts at the Institute.
Demaines selected for Guggenheim Fellowship
April 11, 2013Honored for work with origami from wood, plastic, metal and glass.
Markus Buehler named recipient of the Robert Lansing Hardy Award
April 11, 2013Recognized for innovations using computational science to understand mechanical properties of biological and bio-inspired materials.
Indyk and Katabi win top ACM honors
April 9, 2013Professors recognized for their contributions to computer science
City of Cambridge approves MIT’s zoning petition
April 9, 2013Kendall Square to be invigorated; approval gained through collaborative approach
Ulm and Concrete Sustainability Hub named to list of top newsmakers
April 5, 2013Research on reduction of concrete's environmental footprint prompts inclusion on trade journal's list.
3Q: Jeffrey Ravel on the French past and our future
April 5, 2013With MIT hosting a global French history conference, a look at the international growth of — and changes in — the field.
Four MIT researchers attend White House announcement of brain initiative
April 2, 2013Obama invites Boyden, Brown, Desimone and Seung to launch of new federal initiative.
Six faculty recognized for Russian engagement
April 2, 2013Institute names inaugural Skolkovo Foundation Professors.
Ruiz writes to Academic Council regarding strengthened campus security
April 2, 2013Letter details planned improvements in emergency preparedness, emergency communication protocols and network-security practices.
Obama hosts Dresselhaus, Graybiel and Luu in Oval Office
April 1, 2013The three MIT scientists are among six winners of the 2012 Kavli Prizes to visit the White House.
Polz to receive the American Society for Microbiology’s Elanco Award
March 29, 2013Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering professor, who studies wild microbial communities, is the first ecologist to be selected.
Jarillo-Herrero, Lu named ONR Young Investigators
March 28, 2013Two assistant professors at MIT are among 16 recipients nationwide.
MicroRNA detection on the cheap
March 28, 2013MIT alumni’s startup provides rapid, cost-effective microRNA profiling, which is beneficial for diagnosing diseases.
Mary Boyce to lead Columbia University’s engineering school
March 26, 2013Mechanical Engineering department head named dean of the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Faculty describe experiments with digital learning on MacVicar Day
March 22, 2013Participants discuss how they are 'reimagining the MIT classroom.'
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Peter Szolovits honored with Morris F. Collen Award of Excellence
March 20, 2013Professor cited for 'commitment and dedication to biomedical informatics'