Sports Shorts for April 16: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
April 16, 2013Co-ed sailing team qualifies for ICSA National Semifinals; track and field teams sweep Quad Meet titles
April 11, 2013MIT senior Paul Lazarescu uses his engineering talents to help people with disabilities and improve everyday technology.
6.002x to be offered at up to 12 California State University campuses
April 10, 2013The expanded collaboration between San Jose State University and edX follows a successful pilot that increased pass rates.
MIT senior Holden Lee wins Gates Scholarship
April 8, 2013Lee will pursue graduate studies in mathematics at the University of Cambridge.
Sports Shorts for April 8: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
April 8, 2013Ubellacker featured in Sports Illustrated's ‘Faces in the Crowd’; track teams capture Engineer's Cup titles
Stanford University to collaborate with edX on development of non-profit open-source edX platform
April 3, 2013edX Learning Platform to be open source and available on June 1
Ruiz writes to Academic Council regarding strengthened campus security
April 2, 2013Letter details planned improvements in emergency preparedness, emergency communication protocols and network-security practices.
Sports Shorts for April 1: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
April 1, 2013Crew teams open spring season on the Charles; women’s lacrosse picks up first conference win; Kuntz sets pole vault record in California
MIT jumps to fifth in current Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings
March 28, 2013MIT's varsity athletics program ranked among the best in the nation for NCAA Division III programs.
Sports Shorts for March 25: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 25, 2013Ubellacker leads men's swimming and diving team to third-place finish at NCAA Championships; Tashman named All-American in basketball; Rafidi finishes ninth at NCAA Fencing Championship
Kaiser, Grimson launch Graduate Student Housing Working Group
March 18, 2013Effort comes in response to faculty’s 2030/Kendall task force recommendation; Kendall Square zoning hearings continue.
Sports Shorts for March 18: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 18, 2013Men’s volleyball wins Johnson & Wales Invitational; baseball and softball begin seasons with victories
Better buildings, better lives
March 14, 2013Whether working on clean water for a Ugandan village or studying concrete reinforced with natural fibers, MIT senior Marisa Simmons is a civil engineer looking out for the world.
Sports Shorts for March 11: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
March 11, 2013Field hockey has top GPA among Division III teams; Phillips and Wright gain postseason honors for rifle
MIT field hockey team receives academic accolades
March 6, 2013Recorded the highest grade point average in Division III and had 11 student-athletes earn a spot on the National Academic Squad
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
Leveson and ESD Student Society honored with Martore Awards
March 1, 2013Award recognizes outstanding contributions to an ESD academic program in the areas of education and program development.
Exploring the brain, and the world
February 27, 2013Brain and cognitive sciences major Joy Ekuta researches, learns and teaches her way around the globe.
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
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.
Chinese students set their sights on an MIT future
February 19, 2013Middle and high school students from Beijing engaged in project-based hands-on science and engineering lessons at the Edgerton Center.
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