Special events and guest speakers
Chemistry Education Office named for Robert J. Silbey
October 31, 2013Speakers at the office’s ribbon-cutting ceremony praised the late chemistry professor for his contributions to science education.
Hungarian President János Áder visits MIT Media Lab
October 30, 2013Four research groups host delegation in 90-minute visit.
Workshop aims to unite research and practice
October 25, 2013MIT Leading Technology and Policy (LTP) Initiative gathers experts from technical and policy communities
SuperUROP raises bar for undergraduate research and innovation
October 18, 2013EECS September kickoff reception features guest speakers Susan Hockfield and Ray Stata
Real estate forum features talk on value of design
September 30, 2013MIT places second in this year's CASE competition
New approach to global health challenges
September 26, 2013MIT’s Institute for Medical Engineering and Science brings many tools to the quest for new disease treatments and diagnostic devices.
Achieving an innovation nation
September 24, 2013MIT report emphasizes need to turn U.S. innovation strengths into growth.
The unknowns surrounding Syria
September 12, 2013At MIT, foreign-policy experts discuss the complications of another potential military intervention in the Middle East.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 3: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 3, 2013Men’s soccer wins College of Staten Island Fall Classic; women’s volleyball takes Regis Pride Invitational crown
Startup cofounder discusses entrepreneurship with high schoolers
August 29, 2013Rising high-school seniors participate in interactive webinar with MIT Sloan alum
Chairman of McEwen Mining to speak at MIT big data conference
August 27, 2013Rob McEwen will discuss how big data and the Internet led to a major gold strike, transforming the mining industry.
Future of solar geoengineering far from settled
August 16, 2013MIT event brings together geoengineering experts to debate the use of solar radiation management for preventing climate change.
MIT professor Erik Brynjolfsson to deliver keynote at big data conference
August 15, 2013The MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation and the Accenture and MIT Alliance in Business Analytics will host the conference at the Cambridge Marriott.
Commemorating the LORAN
August 9, 2013One of the MIT Radiation Lab’s first creations, a radio navigation system, recognized by the IEEE as a ‘milestone’ in engineering.
NASA discusses next manned spacecraft with visiting high school students
July 24, 2013Participants in Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science, Women's Technology Program, and Interphase Edge hear insiders' perspective on the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle
A guide for the community this Fourth of July
June 27, 2013Security, parking, road closures and other information for those attending local celebrations.
Symposium takes on urban infrastructure challenges
June 18, 2013Inaugural symposium of the Center for Advanced Urbanism is part of a series devoted to design issues facing cities worldwide