Four from MIT win prestigious Guggenheim fellowships
April 17, 2012Doeleman, Hughes, Makan and Yablo among 181 recipients for 2012.
Of minds and machines
May 9, 2011Final installment of MIT’s 150th anniversary symposia explores intelligence — both human and artificial.
Richard L. Cartwright, emeritus professor of philosophy, dies at age 85
December 22, 2010A founding figure of philosophy at MIT, he was especially known for his influence on colleagues and students.
The energy challenge calls on humanities and social-science research
September 23, 2010Courses on energy include economics, political science, history, literature and more.
Sally Haslanger receives two major awards in philosophy
June 2, 2010Carus Lecturer for 2011 and Distinguished Woman Philosopher of 2010