From Anchorage, Alaska, to 77 Massachusetts Avenue
October 26, 2011Exposure to engineering as a teen steers freshman Sara Falcone to MIT
Junior wins inaugural campus furniture-design competition
May 7, 2010Winning bench will be installed at the student center
New design competition gives students a chance to leave their mark on MIT
January 27, 2010The School of Architecture + Planning, along with the MIT Hobby Shop and Campus Activities Complex, launch MADFAB (MIT's Annual Design and Fabrication Competition).
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.
Hobby Shop - Cool Tools on Dean Colombo's Beat
December 3, 2009In Dean Chris Colombo's first Slice of MIT blog post, he describes his delight at finding that the Hobby Shop is within the Division of Student Life. Learn about some great inventions, cool tools and a new romance.
Hobby Shop project garners Popular Mechanics magazine award
October 7, 2009Greg Schroll '08 named "Most Brilliant Innovator" for his spherical robot.