Kresge Oval at night with 3795 battery-operated candles displayed on the grass saying Stop Asian Hate

Standing in Solidarity with the AAPI Community

April 09, 2021

On Saturday, April 3, members of the community -- students, staff, faculty, and affiliates -- with COVIDPass eligibility were invited to reflect, mourn, and show their solidarity with the MIT Asian American and Pacific Islande

Diversity, Inclusion

Sidney Pacific community members in Zoom room together hold cards they designed and wrote to a loved one.

Reinventing the Graduate Student Community During a Pandemic

March 25, 2021

Nearly a year since the pandemic upended the day-to-day lives of the community and in-person instruction turned into virtual Zoom classes, students have gone above and beyond to create and nurture connections with one another

Wellness and Support, Housing, Graduate

Central Square, Cambridge

MIT Housing System and Division of Student Life Team Up to Support Local Eateries

March 17, 2021

Program defrays the cost of ordering from local restaurants for COVID-safe residence gatherings

Undergraduate, Housing, Dean for Student Life, Dining, Graduate

First Year Leadership Experience logo

Empowering First-Year Students with the First-Year Leadership Experience

January 21, 2021

This year has been full of twists, turns, and pivots from all members in the MIT community in the face of the ongoing pandemic.

First Year Students, Leadership

Jeana Choi (left) and Koumani Ntowe (right) in black adidas sweatshirts with gold strips and black facemasks posing with their arms crossed

MIT Society of Women Engineers' Journey into the Virtual Semester

December 16, 2020

When the student body was sent home back in March in the face of the pandemic, the

Undergraduate, Student Groups

Four people in Zoom room laptop (left) and an orange MIT EnergyHack logo on monitor (right)

Focused on innovative solutions to the world’s energy challenges

November 21, 2020

Like many things in 2020, the annual MIT EnergyHack hosted by the MIT Energy Club looked very different this year.

Undergraduate, Student Groups, Graduate

Green, yellow, blue tie-dye book cover titled A Sense of Belonging. Green-leafy plant in right corner.

Expression of our histories

November 13, 2020

The first issue of Rooted: A Sense of Belonging pays tribute to individual immigration stories through a collection of art, poems, and photos.

Diversity, Inclusion, Undergraduate, Student Groups

Beirut Destruction

MIT community unites for Beirut explosion relief efforts

October 05, 2020

On August 4th, the third-largest blast the world has ever seen shook the city of Beirut, Lebanon. The city’s core was wiped out.

Undergraduate, Student Groups, Graduate

MIT Arab Scitech mentors and judges

MIT Arab SciTech Virtual IDEAthon rethinks learning during Covid-19

June 29, 2020

This spring, the MIT Arab Student Organization hosted a virtual IDEAthon with the theme “Learn from Home: Rethinking Learning during the Covid-19 Crisis.” The IDEAthon was the first step to tackle the challenges facing more than 200 million studen

Student Groups