Special events and guest speakers
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
Liberty by Design
December 17, 2009Alan Davidson, Washington Policy Counsel and head of Google's government affairs office gives the Brunel Lecture on Complex Systems, hosted by Engineering Systems Division
Reporter’s Notebook: Where do we go from here?
December 16, 2009At MIT forum, former Lockheed Martin CEO Norman Augustine and other aerospace experts discuss the future of human spaceflight.
Assessing the impact of ‘Climategate’
December 15, 2009At Dec. 10 forum, MIT faculty experts discussed what 'Climategate' really means for climate science and the ongoing policy negotiations in the Congress and at Copenhagen.
Reporter’s Notebook: Breaking the silence
December 8, 2009Actress Padma Lakshmi comes to MIT to raise awareness of endometriosis and help launch the new Center for Gynepathology.
Padma Lakshmi to help launch new endometriosis research center at MIT
November 30, 2009
Also labeled: Center for Gynepathology Research
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.
Of Note: Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week at MIT
November 15, 2009
Also labeled: Entrepreneurship
The MIT150 Symposia: call for proposalsSubscribe
November 10, 2009The MIT150 Steering Committee invites proposals for consideration in its symposium series.