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
With an educational ‘revolution’ afoot, Task Force on the Future of MIT Education to convene
April 2, 2013Idea Bank to solicit community input.
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
NSE Rising Stars event offers young women researchers rare opportunity
March 20, 2013Symposium provided nuclear science and engineering students with chance to connect with academics and practitioners.
Hoax email to MIT students claimed classes were canceled today
March 20, 2013The sender, an individual pretending to be President Reif, has apologized
President Reif writes to MIT community regarding release of documents related to Aaron Swartz case
March 19, 2013
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
MIT Sloan alumna shares thoughts on leading Fortune 500 firm
March 15, 2013MIT Sloan alumna Ilene Gordon ‘75, SM ’76 opens semester's Dean’s Innovative Leader Series
Better buildings, better lives
March 15, 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
MIT student inventor Nikolai Begg receives Lemelson-MIT student prize
March 6, 2013$30,000 Lemelson-MIT collegiate student prizes awarded to inventive students at three leading universities