Volunteering, outreach, public service
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.
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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.
Four Weeks for America launches its third IAP challenge
December 14, 2009MIT students will spend IAP building the capacity of America’s underserved schools
MIT Giving Tree launches its 18th year of community holiday spirit
November 30, 2009Help donate gifts to local children in the Boston and Cambridge area
Tish Scolnik ’10 selected as one of Glamour Magazine’s Top 10 College Women
October 19, 2009The October issue of Glamour Magazine has named 2009 Truman Scholar Tish Scolnik as one of their Top 10 College Women, recognizing her work on mobility issues for the disabled.