Special events and guest speakers
Slideshow: Gustavo Dudamel makes whirlwind visit to MIT
April 20, 2010Conducts, hosts rehearsal as part of McDermott Award weekend
Laser Show and ‘Big Ideas’ kick off 2010 Cambridge Science Festival
April 20, 2010More than 200 events for the public April 24 through May 2
Guerrilla reporting in ‘difficult places’
April 19, 2010Activists describe their experiences using new technology to build free media networks in countries with scant resources or oppressive regimes.
Annual Killian Lecture postponed
April 19, 2010Originally slated for Tuesday, April 20, event will take place in the fall
Monaco’s Prince Albert visits MIT and discusses his film
April 14, 2010
Nuclear science and engineering showcases doctoral research
March 17, 2010Inaugural expo included poster session, research presentations
Slideshow: Photos from President Barack Obama's lab tour
March 15, 2010
Featured Video: President Obama at MIT
March 15, 2010In October 2009, the president toured MIT research labs and delivered a major address about energy.
In MIT visit, Miliband presses for Afghan peace deal
March 10, 2010British foreign secretary uses Compton Lecture to urge Afghanistan’s government to reach out to insurgents.
3 Questions: David Miliband on Afghanistan’s future
March 10, 2010Before delivering the Compton Lecture, Britain’s foreign secretary sat down with MIT News to discuss the state of the war in Afghanistan
MIT welcomes British foreign secretary to campus this week
March 8, 2010David Miliband SM ’90 to deliver Compton Lecture on Wednesday
Also labeled: Compton lecture
Nobel laureate Krugman: ‘Dark age of macroeconomics’ is upon us
February 9, 2010In Stata Center lecture, the Nobel Prize-winning former MIT professor warns that America is replaying its past economic policy mistakes.
Institute honors Martin Luther King, Jr. at annual breakfast celebration
February 5, 2010Speakers ask MIT community members to spread the Institute’s unique gifts
Professor Young gives Portuguese students a glimpse into future Mars missions
January 15, 2010MIT Professor and former astronaut Laurence R. Young recently traveled to Lisbon to describe possible future Mars missions to an overflow crowd at a Lisbon high school, on behalf of an MIT Portugal Program outreach project.
John Holdren keynote at AeroAstro Giant Leaps
January 12, 2010The next 'Giant Leaps' in energy, environment and air transportation
Natural gas to become number-one energy source for this century, says oil and gas expert
December 21, 2009