Subra Suresh to head National Science Foundation
September 30, 2010MIT’s dean of engineering has been confirmed by the United States Senate to direct the largest supporter of non-medical basic-science research in the country.
Letter to the community on MIT’s engagement with Greater China
September 28, 2010MIT Greater China Strategy Working Group issues its final report.
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.
Hockfield addresses Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
February 17, 2010
Institute honors Martin Luther King, Jr. at annual breakfast celebration
February 5, 2010Speakers ask MIT community members to spread the Institute’s unique gifts
At Davos, MIT faculty discuss the nature of intelligence
January 28, 2010Videos available of professors' presentations at World Economic Forum
Letter from President Hockfield on the death of Howard Johnson
December 15, 2009
Former MIT President Howard W. Johnson dies at age 87
December 14, 2009A ‘loyal friend’ to the Institute, he also chaired the MIT Corporation and guided the school through a turbulent era.
Awards and honors: Nov. 4, 2009
November 4, 2009Hockfield, Lander, Rivest and Han win awards
Grand Challenges and Engineering Systems: Inspiring and Educating the Next Generation
October 8, 2009Engineering Systems Division hosts the second annual International Engineering Systems Symposium
Letter to the community on MIT's global education and research
October 1, 2009A pair of new reports will help frame MIT's international engagement strategy for years to come.
State of the Institute forum looks at finances
September 30, 2009At annual event, President Hockfield and senior administrators discuss progress in meeting targets and challenges ahead.