Social entrepreneur and Build Change founder honored for earthquake-resistant housing innovation
May 10, 2011$100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability Awarded to Dr. Elizabeth Hausler for Culturally Accepted, Sustainable Reconstruction in Developing Countries
Academic, industry and government leaders explore systems thinking
October 27, 2010Annual conference examines how approach could help solve the world's pressing problems.
BP Agrawal wins $100,000 Lemelson-MIT Award for Sustainability
April 28, 2010Honored for technology that improves access to clean water, health care and business development in rural India
Fund helps energy efficiency bloom across campus
April 22, 2010Alumni gifts support the greening of MIT, and the resulting savings are being reinvested in similar projects.
Revitalizing the land of plenty with affordable housing
March 2, 2010Students in Professor Jan Wampler's class, Architecture Design Studio, spent eight days designing affordable dwellings for farmers in Hawaii
Graduate student’s business storms the cinema lighting industry
January 12, 2010Nuclear Science and Engineering graduate student Michael Short is quickly becoming a leader in the cinema lighting industry with his business, the LEDStorm On-Camera Light, which he designed and built in the MIT Hobby Shop.
Massiah Foundation awards $80,000 to Terrascope Program
December 10, 2009Massiah Foundation announces gift to support a field research trip during spring break in 2010.
Energy, environment, health care discussed at annual Systems Thinking Conference
November 6, 2009On Oct. 22-23, MIT faculty and industry leaders discussed the need for a systems-based approach to tackle complex challenges such as health care, energy, and the environment at the 2009 MIT conference on systems thinking for contemporary challenges.
MIT Sloan Management Review Editor to Headline at Opportunity Green conference at UCLA Nov. 7
November 3, 2009Opportunity Green 2009 and MIT Sloan Management Review Announce Panel Presentation on MIT SMR's New Global Study Special Report, "The Business of Sustainability," Featuring Nike as Case Study.
The Legatum Pericles Lecture Series: Challenges in Nation Building with José Ramos-Horta
October 19, 2009
Entrepreneurship, government and development in Africa
October 6, 2009Hosted by The Legatum Center for Development and Entrepreneurship
Concrete Sustainability Hub launched at MITSubscribe
October 5, 2009