Researching and writing a thesis (and a blog) in Tanzania
January 6, 2010Mechanical Engineering major, Tish Scolnik ’09, is spending this January developing her thesis focused on appropriate technology for the developing world.
Four Weeks for America launches its third IAP challenge
December 14, 2009MIT students will spend IAP building the capacity of America’s underserved schools
Initiative targets poor farmers in Africa
December 1, 2009By understanding why Africa has not yet adopted technologies and practices that can dramatically boost productivity, researchers hope to improve farmers’ lives.
MIT Giving Tree launches its 18th year of community holiday spirit
November 30, 2009Help donate gifts to local children in the Boston and Cambridge area
News@MITSloan for Nov. 23
November 23, 2009
Of Note: This weekend, students will ‘learn anything’ at MIT Splash
November 18, 2009With more than 2,500 middle and high school students from around the country expected to attend, this year’s event will be largest ever.
Energy researchers find Obama an eager student
October 27, 2009In the President's visit to MIT labs he showed keen interest, quick understanding and warm appreciation, say his hosts
Planning advances for high-performance computing center
October 21, 2009MIT, UMass and BU make considerable progress with the state and other partners on planned Holyoke facility