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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

Minecraft-themed MIT Logathythms concert poster

MIT Logarhythms host a virtual concert and release a sneak peek of their new EP

May 21, 2020

In the wake of the pandemic, the MIT Logarhythms have not missed a beat in finding new ways to stay connected, making music, and engaging with the MIT community.

Undergraduate, Student Groups, Music

A capella group singing “Boy With Luv” by BTS (feat. Halsey) in Zoom

A cappella group uses music to get through quarantine together

May 15, 2020

To stay connected and positive during quarantine, members of Syncopasian, MIT’s premier East Asian a cappella group, produced a Zoom-themed music video to the song “Boy With Luv” by BTS (feat. Halsey).

Undergraduate, Student Groups, Music

Bedroom drawing with girl in foreground playing piano.

Borderline Tunnels with a Virtual Twist

May 08, 2020

Below the concrete sidewalks and pathways between MIT Buildings 66 and E17 lives a labyrinth of tunnels home to a 200-foot-long wall of

Wellness and Support, First Year Students, Undergraduate, Student Groups, Graduate