Cambridge, Boston and region
U.S. Ambassador Allan J. Katz visits MIT
May 20, 2013Ambassador to Portugal led a Business Development Road Show that included a stop at the MIT Media Lab.
The new challenges for urban planners
May 8, 2013In MIT talk, Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan emphasizes the need for creative urbanism in a time of economic strain.
MIT signs Compact for Sustainable Future with City of Cambridge and Harvard
May 6, 2013Akamai to join universities and city in new agreement; others encouraged to follow suit.
At MIT, Gov. Deval Patrick highlights clean-energy achievements
April 26, 2013Earth Day talk details Massachusetts’ accomplishments since the governor’s MIT speech five years ago, and outlines new goals.
Amy Smith named one of 'Boston's Most Influential Women'
April 26, 2013D-Lab founder and co-director recognized by the Women of the Harvard Club Committee
Slideshow: Sean Collier returns home to Wilmington
April 21, 2013Officer brought to town funeral home as officers, citizens line streets.
Vice President Kolenbrander updates MIT community on response to Boston Marathon bombing
April 16, 2013
President Reif writes to MIT community regarding Boston Marathon attack
April 16, 2013
City of Cambridge approves MIT’s zoning petition
April 9, 2013Kendall Square to be invigorated; approval gained through collaborative approach
MIT president, senior faculty and deans ask Cambridge to approve MIT’s zoning proposal
April 2, 2013Reif thanks City Council and the people of Cambridge for valuable input.
Police find no evidence of gunman reported on campus
February 23, 2013Authorities expect to investigate Saturday morning tip that prompted an all-campus alert.
CEE students build model Guastavino vault for exhibit
February 6, 2013The students' vaulted ceiling replica is part of a touring exhibit now at the Boston Public Library.
Changing with the climate
January 28, 2013MIT researchers, Massachusetts officials highlight strategies to adapt to climate change.
Cambridge Ordinance Committee reviews MIT's Kendall Square zoning petition
January 25, 2013City Councilors set the stage for further discussion
Inspiring the next generation
December 19, 2012Telling Your Story workshop connects scientist and engineers with teachers and in the process helps to demystify STEM and excite the next generation of learners.
MIT presents Kendall Square zoning concepts to Cambridge Planning Board
December 5, 2012Planning Board reacts positively; Institute is prepared to file rezoning petition
Provost Chris Kaiser updates faculty on Kendall Square
November 20, 2012MIT to file rezoning petition; eastern gateway to the campus to be imagined collaboratively.
MIT responds to threat of mosquito-borne illnesses
September 28, 2012