In the World: Fostering entrepreneurship in developing nations
December 12, 2011In 11 years, MIT’s Accelerating Information Technology Innovation (AITI) program has trained more than 1,500 budding entrepreneurs in seven countries.
ESD.00, Introduction to Engineering Systems, offers undergraduates a taste of the real world
November 23, 2011Examines how to tackle problems in large, complex systems such as energy, environment, health care and more.
Martin (1958) Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship dedicated
November 22, 2011Newly named and redesigned center to foster entrepreneurship at the school and around the world
MIT senior Stephanie Lin wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 19, 2011Student in biology, applied international studies will study at Oxford next year.
MIT team wins iGEM competition track
November 15, 2011Group earns top spot in health and medicine; advances to grand finals for first time.
Summers: To end slump, United States must spend
November 3, 2011In MIT remarks, former Treasury secretary calls for the ‘common sense’ cure of more government spending to spur growth.
DAPER to offer three new physical education classes
October 13, 2011Quarter two will feature broomball, rifle, boot camp for athletes
d'Arbeloff Fund seeks proposals for innovative curricular projects
September 30, 2011
Online evaluations provide insight to instructors and students
September 27, 2011In spring 2011, MIT moved to a completely online subject evaluation system. The new system is more flexible, timely, accurate and environmentally conscious.
MIT fifth overall among U.S. universities in U.S. News rankings
September 12, 2011Undergraduate engineering again ranked No. 1; business No. 2.
Said and Done
July 4, 2011Humanities, arts and social sciences digest for June 2011
‘Set your sights on changing the world’
June 3, 2011At MIT’s 145th Commencement, Xerox chair Ursula Burns urges graduates to live so that they leave behind more than they take away.
MIT Steel Bridge team places 5th in national competition
May 31, 2011Young CEE team continues its climb in the national rankings
Two from MIT named Goldwater Scholars
May 16, 2011Undergraduates receive top honor in collegiate math, science and engineering education