Workshop helps Facilities employees improve computer skills
March 4, 2013ESL volunteers develop Computer Basics workshop for MIT Facilities staff who aren’t native English speakers.
Sports Shorts for March 4: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 4, 2013Tashman named NEWMAC Athlete of the Year for men’s basketball; men's tennis remains undefeated
Israel Ruiz writes to MIT community regarding recent hoax
February 28, 2013EVP and Treasurer discusses dangerous campus disturbance.
Q&A: U.S. immigration policy and entrepreneurship
February 28, 2013MIT’s Bill Aulet, Danielle Guichard-Ashbrook and Edward Roberts discuss the challenges facing foreign-born entrepreneurs under U.S. immigration policy.
Sports Shorts for Feb. 25: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 25, 2013Shin, Paturu win New England fencing titles; Kates named Academic All-American
Police find no evidence of gunman reported on campus
February 23, 2013Authorities expect to investigate Saturday morning tip that prompted an all-campus alert.
A class for empowerment and a lifetime of change
February 22, 2013RAD program teaches self-defense to members of campus community
MIT hosts American Junior Academy of Science delegates
February 21, 2013The Institution provides day’s worth of activities for more than 200 conference attendees.
Award recognizes students' commitment to public service
February 21, 2013The Priscilla King Gray Award is inspired by namesake's legacy of service and volunteerism at MIT and surrounding communities.
CEHS calls for pilot project proposals in basic and translational research
February 20, 2013
Bringing life to computer models of marine microbes
February 19, 2013Biogeochemical modeler Mick Follows named tenured associate professor in MIT's Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
Sports Shorts for Feb. 19: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 19, 2013MIT swimming and diving teams win NEWMAC championships; men's indoor track and field wins New England Division III title; men’s basketball shares NEWMAC regular season trophy
Scaling Development Ventures conference goes digital in face of storm
February 15, 2013Speakers and attendees from around world convene online to share lessons learned on the path to 'scaling-up' products and services for global social impact.
Sports Shorts for Feb. 11: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 11, 2013Tashman, Low earn NEWMAC Player of the Week honors; men's volleyball wins at Mount Ida
Institute-Wide Task Force aims to sketch the MIT education of the future
February 6, 2013Saying ‘we are in the midst of an educational revolution,’ President L. Rafael Reif asks Professor Sanjay Sarma and EVP and Treasurer Israel Ruiz to lead an effort to envision the MIT of 2020 and beyond.
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MLK Jr. Breakfast addresses elements of meritocracy
February 6, 2013Annual gathering features talks by former NBC executive as well as MIT students and administrators.
Sports Shorts for Feb. 4: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
February 4, 2013Men’s and women’s basketball both go 2-0 for the week; Burton, Kates earn Academic All-District honors
Addressing the complexities of meritocracy
January 31, 2013Goals of equality and inclusion are not enough, research shows, as MIT’s annual Diversity Summit seeks ways to further improve a merit-based environment.