Ian Waitz on the future of engineering education and research
May 17, 2011New dean reflects on MIT’s School of Engineering, cites ever-growing role for collaboration and outreach.
Theresa M. Stone to step down as Executive VP, Treasurer
May 17, 2011‘A great friend of MIT’ will conclude nearly five years of administrative service.
MIT sells $750 million in taxable bonds at historically low rate
May 11, 2011Proceeds will support long-term campus development
MIT moves forward with rezoning petition for Kendall Square
April 29, 2011Plan reflects Institute commitment to continued innovation, community building and options for academic growth
MIT selects Bon Appétit Management Co. as the House Dining vendor
April 14, 2011Choice reflects input from Evaluation Committee, supports goals of dining program
Longtime Corporation member John Haas, SM ’42, dies at 92
April 11, 2011Successful businessman was philanthropic, modest
Suresh awarded prestigious Padma Shri from government of India
April 11, 2011NSF director and former MIT engineering dean receives highest civilian honor.
Technology Review to manage MIT's Enterprise Forum
April 11, 2011A letter to the community regarding the transition, effective July 1.
Chancellor Phillip L. Clay to step down
November 2, 2010Hailed by President Hockfield as ‘an exceptional leader,’ he leaves a remarkable record of achievement.
Construction begins on high-performance computing center
October 6, 2010President Hockfield joins Gov. Patrick and others at groundbreaking ceremony.
Nightingale named director of Center for Technology, Policy and Industrial Development
October 1, 2010
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.
Levenson, Locke and Paradis appointed to new leadership roles
September 30, 2010
Subra Suresh to head National Science Foundation
September 30, 2010MIT’s dean of engineering has been confirmed by the United States Senate to direct the largest supporter of non-medical basic-science research in the country.
School of Engineering Dean Search Advisory Committee appointed
September 29, 201012-member group will be led by Professor Jeffrey Shapiro.
Letter to the community on MIT’s engagement with Greater China
September 28, 2010MIT Greater China Strategy Working Group issues its final report.
Cynthia Barnhart is appointed acting dean of the School of Engineering
September 21, 2010Subra Suresh, nominated to head NSF, is on sabbatical leave for the fall semester.
Scientist, engineer and presidential adviser H. Guyford Stever dies at 93
April 16, 2010He headed two MIT departments, was president of Carnegie-Mellon University and directed the National Science Foundation.