Finding the right IT tools for persons with disabilities
August 15, 2011As another academic year comes into view, ATIC staff are out in front, testing IT tools for those who have various disabilities or temporary injuries, such as visual or hearing impairments, dyslexia, or repetitive strain injuries.
Institute Archives closed to research use Aug. 22 through Sept.9
August 12, 2011Assistance will still be available online and by phone
'Under the Dome' security preparations
April 27, 2011A letter to the community from John DiFava, MIT director of facilities operations and security
President Hockfield visits, talks MIT’s 150th birthday with preschoolers
April 6, 2011
IS&T announces support for Microsoft Office 2010 for Windows
February 23, 2011Recommends that users upgrade to Office 2010 from existing installations of Office 2003 and 2007 for better performance, integration and compatibility.
Also labeled: Information Services and Technology
MIT Efficiency Forward exceeds electricity reduction goal
January 11, 2011All-day forum at MIT promotes regional energy-efficiency objectives
lynda.com online training now available to the MIT community at no charge
January 10, 2011Other training options for the community include free on-campus courses on MIT business applications and discounted training on software at CompuWorks in Boston.
Steam condensate line repair may affect pedestrian traffic
December 13, 2010Construction scheduled for corner of Massachusetts Avenue and Vassar Street.
IS&T announces full support for Office for Mac 2011
December 7, 2010Software provides several new features, including replacement of Entourage with Outlook for Mac and support for the Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming language.
With move to Kaltura, MIT TechTV now supports closed captions
December 2, 2010Makes videos accessible to those who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as those who use English as a second language.
Also labeled: Video
Educational programs for MIT’s youngest learners receive accreditation
October 29, 2010All MIT Technology Children’s Centers now hold this distinction.
Police arrest suspect in stabbing at Anna’s Taqueria
October 22, 2010Victim and assailant both worked at restaurant, police say.
Also labeled: Police
IS&T now offers limited support for Android mobile devices
October 14, 2010Innovation in the mobile market and a surge of available Android devices have created strong interest in this platform.
MIT’s SAP Enterprise Learning Environment will improve access to training opportunities
October 4, 2010New training site provides a clearer view into the catalog of MIT courses offered by central offices.
President Hockfield reports steady progress at annual State of the Institute forum
October 1, 2010MIT looks to the future after two years of budget cuts.
Division of Student Life welcomes new dean for residential life and dining
September 30, 2010Humphreys brings 25 years of experience to the Institute