Fighting for social justice
October 14, 2013With U.S. history and constitutional law on his mind, senior Cory Hernandez envisions a society that welcomes all — starting with MIT.
Under the sea
October 1, 2013MIT senior Grace Young’s love of marine robotics will lead her to spend up to a month underwater this semester, collecting data and teaching classes over Skype to help save the oceans.
MIT student-innovator prize goes national
September 18, 2013The Lemelson-MIT Program has opened its Collegiate Student Prize competition to student innovators nationwide.
Accelerating startups, the MIT way
September 17, 2013MIT’s Global Founders Skills Accelerator — which focuses on ‘disciplined entrepreneurship’ — helps student teams build innovation-based startups.
U.S. News ranks MIT seventh overall among U.S. universities
September 9, 2013Institute’s undergraduate engineering program is again ranked No. 1; undergraduate business program is No. 2.
MEET builds ties, fosters innovation in the Middle East
June 25, 2013Middle East Education through Technology program brings together Israeli and Palestinian youths with a shared passion for technology and entrepreneurship
Rain doesn’t dampen excitement of MIT’s 2013 Commencement
June 7, 2013Dropbox CEO Drew Houston ’05 tells graduates: 'The people are the reason why there’s only one MIT.'
President L. Rafael Reif's Charge to the Graduates
June 7, 2013'I am certain you will use what you have learned here to make the world a better place.'
Dennis Freeman appointed dean for undergraduate education
June 6, 2013Electrical engineering and computer science professor has lengthy record of leadership in teaching, advising and curricular innovation.
Slideshow: Class of 2013 Senior Toast
June 5, 2013Soon-to-be graduates gathered on Friday, May 31, to celebrate their accomplishments.
Information on this week’s Commencement activities
June 4, 2013MIT advises graduates, guests to expect increased security measures for ceremonies on Thursday and Friday.
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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Engineering course ‘demystifies’ entrepreneurship
May 27, 2013‘The Founder’s Journey’ serves as an introduction to entrepreneurship for undergraduates.
NSE grad student wins Heller Entrepreneurship Grant
May 21, 2013Sam Shaner recognized for contributing to spirit of entrepreneurship at the Institute
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.