Coaching staff poses with award.

Softball Coaching Staff Recognized with Regional Award

December 22, 2016

Each year at their national convention, the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) recognizes National and Regional Coaching Staffs of the Year. This year’s convention was held in New Orleans from December 7 to 11, and was a special one for the MIT softball coaching staff of 2016.

Athletics, Varsity Athletics, Sports, DAPER

Holiday Lights

Third Annual Tech Twinkles Tree Lighting Event Brings the Holiday Spirit to Campus

December 07, 2016

West campus sparkled on the night of December 1 as the third annual Tech Twinkles celebration brought holiday lighting to trees and walking paths outside the Zesiger Center and leading to Baker House.

Student Activities, Student Groups, Arts, Music

Sidney Pacific Graduate Community

Grad Student Housing Policy Updates Intended to Add Flexibility and Decrease Stress

December 07, 2016

Thanks to a cooperative effort between the Division of Student Life and the Graduate Student Council (GSC), graduate students will have more flexibility when applying for campus housing, or when departing from or returning to housing for leaves of absence.

Housing, Graduate

Dylan Lewis

Reaping in the Benefits of PE Courses

November 23, 2016

The MIT Physical Education Program’s Health and Wellness courses offer a unique student experience through hybrid coursework: half of the course is instructional physical activity, and the other half is discussion-based.

DAPER, Physical Education, PhysEd

MIT Football 2016

MIT Football tackles diversity and inclusion conversations: Players’ protest begins wave of discussion

November 03, 2016

The stands were filled with cheering fans. Music pulsed through the warm early fall breeze. On this particular Saturday, September 17, 2016, everyone was ready for some football.

Diversity, Inclusion, Varsity Athletics, Sports, DAPER

Fellows Sade Nabahe (left) and Johanna Greenspan-Johnston in Rayampampa, Peru during the summer 2015. Photo by Johanna Greenspan-Johnston.

Seeing solutions through, across continents

October 26, 2016

When a plan to improve stoves in Peru met unexpected challenges, MIT senior Sade Nabahe rose to meet them.

Public Service, PKG Center, Fellowships

Erg-a-thon

Fifth Annual Erg-a-thon Benefitting Amphibious Achievement

October 24, 2016

A fall chill couldn’t stop students from across the MIT community from gathering at Kresge Oval on October 14 in support of Amphibious Achievement’s fifth annual Erg-a-thon.

Student Activities

Science writing graduate student Eben Bein spent the summer of 2016 in a community service work-study position at NOVA, the prime-time science television series produced by WGBH Boston. Bein helped develop digital videos and related content for the Gross

Working with purpose

October 24, 2016

Work-study program creates priceless relationships between MIT students and the local community.

Public Service, PKG Center, Community Service Work-Study

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Architectural Principles committee completes work on guidance for future dorms

October 18, 2016

As work on west campus residential planning continues, a committee of students, faculty, and staff formed by Vice President and Dean for Student Life Suzy Nelson r

Undergraduate, Housing, VP for Student Life, Dean for Student Life