Amphibious Achievement teaches valuable lessons in and out of the water
May 4, 2011MIT student group works with Boston high school students on academic and athletic skills.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity takes home the inaugural Service Cup
April 25, 2011New competitions challenges MIT students to serve the community as a community.
Eyes on the prize for service
April 12, 201120 MIT student teams participate in the FSILG&D Community Service Challenge.
Universities can lead in development, USAID head says during MIT visit
April 8, 2011Discusses how new ideas are needed for battling disease, extending education and improving lives in poor nations.
Celebrating women in public service on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day
March 8, 2011Funding from the MIT Women’s League supports women helping communities around the globe
How a simple phone call could provide Haitians with work
January 25, 2011Media Lab students deploy trial of free phone service in Port-Au-Prince to match Haiti's unemployed with reconstruction jobs.
Coming soon: The MIT Global Challenge
January 5, 2011For 10 years, student innovators have helped underserved communities through the IDEAS Competition. Soon, the global MIT community can join the effort.
12 MIT students to participate in this year’s Four Weeks for America Challenge
December 21, 2010Working with Teach For America mentors, MIT students will be helping high school students develop solid math and science skills.
Two MIT teams design winning solutions for New Orleans
December 6, 2010DUSP and architecture graduate students claim top prizes in the Chase Community Development Competition.
In the World: Turning waste into profit
November 19, 2010Students aim to improve Kenyan slum-dwellers’ access to basic sanitation — and generate renewable energy and jobs along the way.
News@MITSloan for Oct. 12
October 12, 2010
Legatum Center operations manager wins Peace Corps award
September 17, 2010Anna Omura and 8 other former Peace Corps volunteers are honored for commitment to community service.
iHouse receives 484 Phi Alpha Foundation grant
July 30, 2010$20,000 award will help fund international development projects for students in the living-learning community
Facilities EHS manager helping with Gulf oil-spill relief efforts
July 15, 2010Ed Akerley called into duty with U.S. Coast Guard