MIT receives $1 million to support undergraduate research
November 15, 2010Amgen Foundation's four-year grant will support 100 undergraduates' work.
Nominations open for Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization
October 19, 2010Deadline for submission is Nov. 12.
Physics postdoc Lindley Winslow wins L’Oreal USA fellowship
October 12, 2010Accompanying research grant will allow the particle physicist to design and build a novel particle detector based on quantum dots.
Construction begins on high-performance computing center
October 6, 2010President Hockfield joins Gov. Patrick and others at groundbreaking ceremony.
4 from MIT win DARPA Young Faculty Awards
October 4, 2010Goal of awards is to encourage research and professional growth in DoD-related areas.
MIT-Mount Sinai collaboration nets $16.4 million grant
September 30, 2010Project aims to create nanotechnology solutions for heart, lung and blood diseases.
National Research Council releases assessment of U.S. doctoral programs
September 28, 2010Rankings reaffirm MIT’s leadership role in science and technology.
MIT ranked third among world’s top 200 universities
September 16, 2010Times Higher Education annual survey uses new methodology that focuses on research and teaching.
MISTI seeks proposals for Global Seed Funds; deadline is Sept. 15
September 3, 2010Funds support MIT faculty, researchers in launching international projects and collaboration.
Zwierlein a winner of DARPA’s Young Faculty Award competition
August 16, 2010Will receive two-year research grant of approximately $300,000
MIT graduate transportation researchers reflect on work with Portugal
July 26, 2010City planning, civil engineering graduates supported by MIT-Portugal Program talk about long-term connections to Portuguese students, faculty, stakeholders in transport
Alumni rock the Pops, donate $36 Million
June 15, 2010Harmonix co-founded Eran Egozy ’95, MNG ’95 provided his company's Rock Band Beatles sing-a-long for Tech Night at the Pops, one of 139 events that drew more than 3,100 alumni and guests to campus June 3-6 for Tech Reunions.
Sylvia T. Ceyer named head of Department of Chemistry
June 1, 2010The specialist in surface science will succeed Timothy Swager, effective July 1