MIT Day of Play

MIT Takes a Break with the Day of Play

June 04, 2018

Finals week is a stressful time for many of our students, but on a sunny Friday in May, the community puts studying aside for a few hours of food, games, music, and more at the MIT Day of Play.

Wellness and Support, Recreation

IFC Wins Impact Award

IFC Wins Impact Award for Student-Led Consultant Initiative

April 19, 2018

The MIT Interfraternity Council was recognized with an Amy Vojta Impact Award for their risk management efforts at the 2018 Northeast Greek Leadership Association (NGLA) Annual Conference over the weekend of February 24.

Conflict Management, Student Groups, Leadership, FSILG

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MIT joins national Hazing Prevention Consortium

March 28, 2018

This year, MIT has officially become a member of the Hazing Prevention Consortium (HPC), a multi-university organization dedicated to creating a culture of inclusiveness through data-driven policies and education.

Student Citizenship, Leadership, FSILG

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Food Insecurity Solutions Working Group Releases Findings and Recommendations

March 20, 2018

Recent survey data show that 2-8 percent of MIT graduate students and as many as 13 percent of MIT undergraduates do not have enough to eat. And the problem is not unique to MIT: other similar schools report that about 20 percent of their students struggle with food insecurity.

Wellness and Support, Undergraduate, Dean for Student Life, Dining, Graduate

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Campus Lights Bring Holiday Cheer to MIT Community

December 19, 2017

Tech Twinkles, a celebration of holiday lights on MIT’s campus, drew hundreds of students and community members to the Stratton Student Center on December 6.

Wellness and Support, Undergraduate, Student Groups

Wellness Fair

Annual Wellness Fair Draws Students to Learn About Campus Resources

November 30, 2017

Earlier this month, MIT’s MindHandHeart and the Division of Student Life hosted its annual Wellness Fair in the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center. The event featured over 25 wellness-related campus resources for students to learn more about.

Wellness and Support

Puerto Rico Donation Drive

MIT Community Unites for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief Efforts

November 07, 2017

Last month, the MIT Association of Puerto Rican Students organized a three-day donation drive from October 3-5 in efforts to help Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Crisis, Student Groups, Leadership, Public Service

Silent Witness Project

Violence Prevention and Response raise awareness of domestic and intimate partner violence

October 27, 2017

While Violence Prevention and Response (VPR) stages special events and communications to mark the 30th annual National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, VPR staff work year-round to educate students, faculty, and staff on sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, harassment, and stalking, and t

Wellness and Support

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Division of Student Life Introduces Statement on Diversity and Inclusion

July 31, 2017

The Division of Student Life’s Staff Engagement Advisory Board (SEAboard) has introduced a statement intended to inform and guide staff on issues related to diversity and inclusion:

Diversity, Inclusion