Volunteering, outreach, public service
From Anchorage, Alaska, to 77 Massachusetts Avenue
October 26, 2011Exposure to engineering as a teen steers freshman Sara Falcone to MIT
Fellowship supports MIT Sloan students working on societal challenges
October 24, 2011A Q&A with two fellowship grantees, Dante Cassanego and Julie Lein.
Columbus Leonard makes another big save
September 23, 2011MIT water polo goalkeeper recalls an eye-opening experience on a trip to Nicaragua last spring.
Preparing for the future with Amphibious Achievement
September 1, 2011MIT mentor program helps prepare Valdwin Etienne, a sophomore at the O’Bryant school in Boston, for what's ahead.
In the World: Design summit’s inventions find willing buyers
August 25, 2011Devices to improve lives in developing countries are so appealing that even the initial prototypes attract buyers.
With exponential growth, Camp Kesem at MIT prepares for its fifth session
May 31, 2011MIT's Camp Kesem, a student-run group, looks forward to making the summer better for kids with a parent who has or has had cancer.
Also labeled: Students
Tomorrow's MIT students
May 23, 2011High schoolers visit MIT as part of Fidelity, Teach for America program
Amphibious Achievement teaches valuable lessons in and out of the water
May 4, 2011MIT student group works with Boston high school students on academic and athletic skills.
Student engineers bring solar energy and clean water to Ugandan village
April 27, 2011Engineers Without Borders project also helps local health clinic.
Come explore MIT
April 26, 2011'Under the Dome,' the Institute's first open house in more than 30 years, features blimp races, the science of ice cream, a flying car and more.
Bilong, Lopes-Smith named MIT's 2011 YMCA Achievers
April 15, 2011
Celebrating women in public service on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day
March 8, 2011Funding from the MIT Women’s League supports women helping communities around the globe
MLK Leadership Awards honor three individuals, one program
February 11, 2011Recognize service that reflects the civil rights leader’s ideals
MIT Lincoln Laboratory receives Tech Citizenship Award
November 12, 2010Recognized for its strong commitment to community service
In the World: Health care in the palm of a hand
September 26, 2010MIT-led student team develops mobile-device software to help improve health-care accessibility in remote regions.
MIT students shine at USAID Science and Technology forum
September 24, 2010
NASA and MIT inspire girls’ interest in science and engineering
September 3, 2010MIT Edgerton Center takes on NASA’s Summer of Innovation with 5 summer programs. Learn more about one of them.