Disruptive innovation — in education
April 19, 2012For Anant Agarwal, MITx, the Institute’s new online-learning initiative, isn’t just a means of democratizing education. It’s a way to reinvent it.
Lois Craig, former associate dean in the School of Architecture + Planning, dies at 82
April 19, 2012A trusted and valued adviser and colleague
Sara Seager named co-winner of the 2012 Sackler Prize
April 18, 2012
Time magazine names Lo, Sadoway among the world’s ‘most influential’ people
April 18, 2012Several MIT alumni also named to annual list.
Lynch named Athena Lecturer
April 18, 2012Professor honored for advances in distributed systems that enable dependable Internet and wireless network applications.
Their own devices
April 17, 2012MIT’s Medical Electronic Device Realization Center aims to connect microelectronics with new health‑care tools.
13 faculty members elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
April 17, 2012
Four from MIT win prestigious Guggenheim fellowships
April 17, 2012Doeleman, Hughes, Makan and Yablo among 181 recipients for 2012.
A taxing issue
April 11, 2012In book talk, MIT economist Simon Johnson and co-author James Kwak emphasize need to raise revenues to cope with national debt.
New nuclear science and engineering faculty drive curriculum expansion into computational science and engineering
April 10, 2012
All in a day’s work: Design and print your own robot
April 3, 2012MIT project, funded with $10 million NSF grant, could transform robotic design and production
MIT's Communication Forum conducts a conversation for scholars — and citizens
April 2, 2012Has explored media and change for more than 30 years
Explore the Learning Center, MIT’s home base for training
March 30, 2012The MIT Learning Center marks another milestone: EHS compliance training and STARweb courses from the Office of Sponsored Programs have recently moved to this online locale.
Buehler to receive Outstanding Young Investigator Award from the Materials Research Society
March 30, 2012Honored for highly innovative and creative work in computational modeling