The Archivist of the United States to speak at Convocation
April 8, 2011David Ferriero, event’s keynote speaker, discusses shelf serendipity, archiving in the digital age and MIT’s historic connections.
A difference maker
February 16, 2011Vannevar Bush PhD ’16, a unique figure in American history, transformed his country’s scientific establishment during its wartime hour of need.
Dower's Cultures of War named finalist for 2010 National Book Award
October 26, 2010Historian's book examines roots, causes of war through four historic events.
Andrew Bacevich on Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War
October 18, 2010Presented by the Center for International Studies Starr Forum
The energy challenge calls on humanities and social-science research
September 23, 2010Courses on energy include economics, political science, history, literature and more.
Technology and Enlightenment in the Maihaugen Gallery
February 2, 2010Exhibit focuses on controversial publication of the 18th century, Diderot’s "Encyclopédie"
Assistant Professor Smentek wins Distinguished Dissertation Award
December 7, 2009
The Center for Engineering Systems Fundamentals lecture: Reflections on the Current H1N1 Flu
October 19, 2009
Cement’s basic molecular structure finally decoded
September 9, 2009
Robustness comes from messiness, not a clean geometric arrangement
Photo exhibit highlights water wheel history, design
November 19, 2008