Spokes riders holding their cycles above their heads in triumph at the Golden Gate bridge.

MIT Spokes Cycle Across Country to Teach STEM Classes

September 06, 2022

Sore legs, 10 flat tires, and hot (105º) temperatures did not deter these MIT students and recent graduates 

Fitness, Undergraduate, Student Activities, Student Groups

Thea in a blue jacket with yellow shirt on a mountain range

3 Questions: Thea Keith-Lucas Chaplain to the Institute and Associate Dean, ORSEL

August 31, 2022

I'm one of over 20 chaplains who serve MIT, and it's a real privilege in this role to help bring the incredible gifts of our chaplains to the community. I don't do any of this work by myself. ORSEL is a big team.”

Diversity, Student Activities, Religious Life

Students sitting outside Sidney-Pacific Residence Hall in the summer

Community Abounds as Sidney-Pacific Residence Hall Celebrates 20 Years

July 20, 2022

The largest graduate residence on MIT’s campus, Sidney-Pacific (NW86), also known as Sid-Pac, thrives on the community its residents have built over the past 20 years.

Diversity, Student Activities, Student Groups, Student Governance, Housing, Traditions, Graduate

MIT Sloan Black Business Student Association group photo in MIT sweatshirts.

Kickback Series: A Black at MIT Sloan Experience

March 11, 2022

Across campus at MIT Sloan School of Management, Lena Hairadin, a second year MBA candidate and co-president of the MIT Sloan Black Business Students Association (BBSA) took

Diversity, Inclusion, Student Groups, Graduate

Two students wearing face masks holding up signs. One reads "Make Water Love" and the other that reads "Not Water War"

The return to campus and student life at MIT

October 01, 2021

Since mid-March 2020, MIT students have looked forward to a time when campus would reopen fully.

First Year Students, First Year, Traditions

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

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

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