Sports Shorts for Oct. 9: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 9, 2012Three Engineers earn NEWMAC Player of the Week honors; women's tennis remains in first place in NEWMAC standings.
Leadership class injects muppets, Star Wars into 'Antigone'
October 5, 2012
Department snapshot: Aeronautics and Astronautics
October 3, 2012AeroAstro takes off in new directions — prompting a 50 percent spike in new undergraduate enrollments.
Women’s impact in clean energy is growing worldwide
October 1, 2012MIT symposium highlights women’s increasing leadership in energy research, industry and government.
Area Directors support students and the House Teams
October 1, 2012New area directors expand the support resources for students in residence halls.
Sports Shorts for Oct. 1: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 1, 2012Football's Ethan Peterson named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy; Desmarais breaks record for most career women's soccer coaching victories.
MIT responds to threat of mosquito-borne illnesses
September 28, 2012
MIT section tickets now available for Dalai Lama Center events
September 27, 2012Special offer ends on Sept. 30.
Understanding and predicting materials behavior
September 26, 2012Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering takes an interdisciplinary approach
A brain beyond borders
September 26, 2012MIT senior Victoria Okuneye traveled to Mexico and Jamaica to pursue her passions for neuroscience and global service.
Slideshow: Community Inauguration Festival
September 25, 2012Saturday's events — including a road race, campus quest and global barbecue — marked the end of the week of festivities around inauguration.
MIT plans to build new childcare facility
September 25, 2012When complete next year, the new Technology Children’s Center on Vassar Street will nearly double the Institute’s on-campus childcare capacity.
Oscillating microscopic beads could be key to biolab on a chip
September 25, 2012MIT team finds way to manipulate and measure magnetic particles without contact, potentially enabling multiple medical tests on a tiny device.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 24: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 24, 2012Women's cross country gains No. 1 national ranking; volleyball wins MIT Invitational
Automatic building mapping could help emergency responders
September 24, 2012A prototype sensor array that can be worn on the chest automatically maps the wearer’s environment, recognizing movement between floors.
‘We are all in this great enterprise together’
September 21, 2012In his inaugural address, President L. Rafael Reif aims MIT on a course to shape new directions in education.
Innovation in the classroom
September 21, 2012‘Future of Education’ symposium, held before the inauguration of President L. Rafael Reif, examines the evolution of teaching and learning.
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CityDays celebrates its 21st birthday, and you’re invited
September 21, 2012Student registration for the CityDays Serve-Off open until Sept. 24.
MIT’s place in the world
September 20, 2012Inaugural symposium addresses the Institute’s global engagement.
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Inauguration festivities off to a stimulating start
September 19, 2012Innovation symposium touches on a dizzying array of topics, with themes of interdisciplinary collaboration, energy and innovation for the developing world.
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