Information on this week’s Commencement activities
June 4, 2013MIT advises graduates, guests to expect increased security measures for ceremonies on Thursday and Friday.
Sports Shorts for June 3: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
June 3, 2013MIT wins inaugural NEWMAC President’s Trophy; Kuntz selected as NEWMAC nominee for NCAA Women of the Year
Diving into nuclear policy
May 28, 2013Whether he’s in a Navy submarine or in Washington, you’ll find MIT senior Cameron McCord at the intersection of nuclear engineering, policy and service.
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Sports Shorts for May 28: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
May 28, 2013Quisenberry, Zhang compete at NCAA individual championships; four Engineers earn Academic All-America honors
May 28, 2013Designer Chuck Hoberman partners with CSAIL to create transformable mechanisms
Engineering course ‘demystifies’ entrepreneurship
May 27, 2013‘The Founder’s Journey’ serves as an introduction to entrepreneurship for undergraduates.
iCampus Student Competition yields online tools for improved on campus experiences
May 21, 2013Grand prize in 2013 competition goes to an online exploration tool to aid students in planning their selection of classes.
Sports Shorts for May 20: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
May 20, 2013Zhang named regional Arthur Ashe Award winner; Hank Smith honored by NFF
A caring mind
May 16, 2013Red blood cells, dengue fever and greenhouses have been on MIT senior Paula Trepman’s mind as she tackles problems in global health care.
MIT Global Founders’ Skills Accelerator announces 2013 student teams
May 16, 2013Startup accelerator includes eight MIT student teams as well as teams from six international universities.
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Students with toys: Not just playing around
May 15, 2013In mechanical engineering department’s toy-design class, teams design creative board games, plush toys and puzzles.
MIT conference showcases undergraduate research
May 13, 2013EECScon 2013 marks MIT’s first research conference geared toward engineering undergraduates
Sports Shorts for May 13: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
May 13, 2013Baseball wins ECAC championship, earns at-large bid to NCAA Tournament; Barlow and Williams awarded NEWMAC Coach of the Year honors
Bexley to close at end of semester for up to three years due to structural problems
May 7, 2013Dean for Student Life Chris Colombo says helping affected students is his top priority; seniors permitted to stay through Commencement.
MSMS student taps MIT Sloan to power energy research
May 7, 2013As a student in the Master of Science in Management Studies program, Vikalp Sabhlok examines ways to improve energy distribution systems in developing countries.
Sports Shorts for May 6: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
May 6, 2013Zhang named NEWMAC Athlete of the Year in tennis; Perez, Cornwell named to Capital One Academic All-District Team for baseball
IDEAS awards offer a ‘launching point’ for ventures
May 3, 2013Social entrepreneurs take home thousands of dollars from the IDEAS Global Challenge to help launch startups, develop inventions.