Chris Kaiser to step down as provost, return to the faculty
September 16, 2013After nine years as a departmental and Institute administrator, biologist plans to return to his longtime interests in teaching and research.
Letter to the community regarding Kaiser announcement
September 16, 2013
Alison Alden, MIT’s vice president for human resources, to retire in 2014
September 10, 2013Early-spring departure to conclude ‘seven years of exceptional service’ to the Institute.
Letter regarding community engagement on the Swartz report
September 5, 2013
Also labeled: Letters to the Community
Energy savings add up to success for Efficiency Forward
August 27, 2013
Kendall Square initiative moves toward design phase
August 20, 2013Urban-design firm to be selected; community meetings will be set for fall.
Letter to MIT community from L. Rafael Reif regarding release of Swartz report
July 30, 2013
FAQ on report to President Reif regarding MIT and Aaron Swartz
July 30, 2013MIT assesses its role.
MIT releases report on its actions in the Aaron Swartz case
July 30, 2013Professors Hal Abelson and Peter Diamond complete review.
MIT files motion seeking review of Swartz-related documents before their public release
July 18, 2013Cites need to protect employees’ safety and privacy, network security
Daniel Hastings named director of SMART
July 18, 2013Former dean of undergraduate education will lead joint Singapore-MIT center starting in January.
MIT and NSTAR celebrate energy efficiency success, extend ‘Efficiency Forward’ through 2015
July 2, 2013Since first agreement in 2010, MIT has reduced electricity use on campus by 15 percent.
MIT adopts new policy to mitigate federal tax burden for same-sex couples
June 21, 2013Institute to provide supplemental payment of $1,500 to cover imputed income tax.
Rain doesn’t dampen excitement of MIT’s 2013 Commencement
June 7, 2013Dropbox CEO Drew Houston ’05 tells graduates: 'The people are the reason why there’s only one MIT.'
MIT Corporation elects 12 term members, five life members
June 7, 2013
Dennis Freeman appointed dean for undergraduate education
June 6, 2013Electrical engineering and computer science professor has lengthy record of leadership in teaching, advising and curricular innovation.
Information on this week’s Commencement activities
June 4, 2013MIT advises graduates, guests to expect increased security measures for ceremonies on Thursday and Friday.
Markus Buehler named head of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
May 30, 2013An MIT faculty member since 2006, Buehler succeeds Andrew Whittle as CEE department head.
Robert C. Armstrong named director of MIT Energy Initiative
May 16, 2013Outgoing director Ernest Moniz confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Energy.
Bexley to close at end of semester for up to three years due to structural problems
May 7, 2013Dean for Student Life Chris Colombo says helping affected students is his top priority; seniors permitted to stay through Commencement.
Police, district attorney looking for information on shooting
April 25, 2013Letter from EVP and Treasurer Israel Ruiz requests details from anyone who was in the vicinity of Main and Vassar streets on Thursday night.