September 24, 2018
When the Food Insecurity Solutions Working Group (FISWG) submitted their report in spring 2017 to Suzy Nelson, vice president and dean for student life, one recommendation stood out: open a low-cost grocery sto
September 06, 2018
New and returning students cooled off from the late-summer heat by waging the Institute's annual water war — an MIT tradition that began in the early 2000s and is an official part of Residential Exploration (REX).
Undergraduate, Culture & Tradition
September 06, 2018
MIT’s new ENGINEERyourHEALTH PLUS program utilizes recreation to help students find practices to enhance their emotional, mental, and physical wellbeing.
Wellness and Support, Undergraduate, Zesiger Center, DAPER, Recreation, Recreation
August 31, 2018
Over the summer, a group of MIT students laced up their sneakers and embarked on a day-long hike through Blue Hills Reservation – a vast area of land just outside the city that covers 7,000 acres and includes 125 miles of hiking trails.
Undergraduate, Public Service, PKG Center, Graduate
August 22, 2018
Last month, MIT’s Solar Electric Vehicle Team (SEVT) completed their first race in three years: The 2018 American Solar Challenge (ASC). The event was a series of competitions during which the team proved their exceptional talent and problem-solving abilities.
Student Groups, Recreation
August 02, 2018
On July 12, a group of MIT students, staff and faculty embarked on The History Project’s Pride Tour. The two-hour tour was led by Joan Ilacqua, co-chair of the board of directors for The History Project, which aims “to document, preserve, and share Boston’s LGBTQ history.”
Undergraduate, Public Service, PKG Center, Culture & Tradition, Graduate
July 25, 2018
On Sunday, April 15, the MIT Arab Students’ Organization (ASO) held its first Arab Science and Technology conference, where leaders and innovators from across the globe gathered to discuss issues relating to education, technology and entrepreneurship in the MENA region.
Student Activities, Student Groups, Awards, Culture & Tradition
July 11, 2018
What do an MIT basketball coach, Oscar-winning director Ruby Yang, and the Tibetan Plateau have in common?
Culture & Tradition, Athletics, Varsity Athletics, Sports
June 14, 2018
On May 30, nearly one hundred members of the FSILG community gathered at the MIT Museum for the annual business meeting of the Association of Independent Living Groups (AILG).