Task Force on the Future of MIT Education works toward preliminary report this fall
October 7, 2013Hundreds of members of the MIT community — including more than half of the faculty — have weighed in on the topic.
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Sports Shorts for Oct. 7: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
October 7, 2013Field hockey reaches highest national ranking ever; women's tennis sweeps weekly NEWMAC awards
Under the sea
October 1, 2013MIT senior Grace Young’s love of marine robotics will lead her to spend up to a month underwater this semester, collecting data and teaching classes over Skype to help save the oceans.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 30: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 30, 2013Men’s cross country attains highest national ranking ever; field hockey remains undefeated
Sports Shorts for Sept. 23: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 23, 2013Cross country teams sweep Southern Maine titles; Quisenberry earns NEWMAC Player of the Week honors
Accelerating startups, the MIT way
September 17, 2013MIT’s Global Founders Skills Accelerator — which focuses on ‘disciplined entrepreneurship’ — helps student teams build innovation-based startups.
Fans come out to support MIT football team in Calif.
September 16, 2013
Sports Shorts for Sept. 16: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 16, 2013Field hockey, football and women’s tennis remain undefeated; Kryitsis, Laux and Williams all earn Player of the Week honors
Energy and the developing world
September 13, 2013New student group aims to raise awareness about the developing world’s energy crisis.
Controlling the growth of semiconducting nanowires
September 13, 2013MIT doctoral candidate Sam Crawford has contributed to fundamental understanding of growth processes using metal seed particles.
President Reif to hold office hours during this academic year
September 12, 2013Open to faculty, students and staff
U.S. News ranks MIT seventh overall among U.S. universities
September 9, 2013Institute’s undergraduate engineering program is again ranked No. 1; undergraduate business program is No. 2.
Sports Shorts for Sept. 9: A weekly wrap-up of MIT varsity athletics
September 9, 2013Football and women’s tennis open seasons with victories; Cheyne named NEFC Special Teams Player of the Week
Grant to support community-centered student ideas
September 5, 2013Arthur C. Smith Memorial Fund to award grant worth up to $2000