Perreau receives Newton Fellowship from the British Academy
December 12, 2011Receives research associate appointment from Cambridge University
Townsend wins Laffont Prize in Economics
November 18, 2011Development economist to receive French award.
Samuels receives the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star
November 7, 2011Japanese government honors political scientist for significant contributions to scholarship and promoting friendly relations.
Joseph Aoun PhD ’82, president of Northeastern University, receives Muh Alumni Award
October 24, 2011Biennial award honors MIT alumni achievements in humanities, arts and social sciences.
In Profile: Suzanne Berger
October 11, 2011A onetime student of French political history has become a leading figure in the battle to revive U.S. manufacturing.
Said and Done for September 2011
September 15, 2011The humanities, arts and social sciences monthly digest
Ugandan journalist joins the Center for International Studies
September 1, 2011Human rights journalist Jackee Batanda receives Neuffer fellowship, will study at MIT for the next academic year.
Said and Done
August 17, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for July/August 2011.
Said and Done
July 4, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for June 2011
A champion of Creole
May 12, 2011Linguist Michel DeGraff is on a quest to give Haitian Creole its due as a respected language — and to help Haitian schoolchildren learn in their native tongue.
Of minds and machines
May 9, 2011Final installment of MIT’s 150th anniversary symposia explores intelligence — both human and artificial.
Martin Hackl's Experimental Syntax and Semantics Lab generates knowledge about meaning formation
February 15, 2011Role of linguistic form stronger than previously realized.