August 02, 2018
On July 12, a group of MIT students, staff and faculty embarked on The History Project’s Pride Tour. The two-hour tour was led by Joan Ilacqua, co-chair of the board of directors for The History Project, which aims “to document, preserve, and share Boston’s LGBTQ history.”
Undergraduate, Public Service, PKG Center, Culture & Tradition, Graduate
April 27, 2018
Following a two-year process that started with a review of existing dining data, a selection committee of students, faculty heads of house, and staff from the Division of Student Life (DSL) has selected Compass Group and its subsidiaries Bon Appétit and Restaurant Associates to take on the new, expa
Undergraduate, Housing, Dining, Graduate
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
January 25, 2018
Following a 16-year head-of-house career that spanned three decades and two residence halls, Professor Anne E.C. McCants and her husband Bill have announced that they will step down from their post in Burton Conner House (BC) at the end of this academic year.
Undergraduate, Housing, Work for DSL, Dean for Student Life
January 18, 2018
It is well-known that MIT students are academically exceptional. What is less known is how well-rounded, creative, and artistic they are.
Undergraduate, Student Groups, Arts, Music, Culture & Tradition, Graduate, Athletics
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
October 02, 2017
If you are a MIT student looking for opportunities to make valuable connections and become a better leader, you belong in the Community Catalyst Leadership Program. CCLP is an organization that pairs students with MIT alumni who serve as their coach from sophomore to senior year.
Undergraduate, Student Activities, Leadership
May 19, 2017
MIT is well known for the prowess of its graduates in science and engineering—but not filmmaking. That may be changing with younger grads like Arthur Musah '04 MEng. '05. During his undergraduate career, Musah studied Course 6.
March 01, 2017
Survey designed with input from students, faculty, and staff; gives enrolled students opportunity to express opinions about MIT experience.
Vice President and Dean for Student Life Suzy Nelson has invited all enrolled undergraduate and graduate students to share their thoughts on the MIT student experience by participating in the 2017 Student Quality of Life (SQL) survey.
Undergraduate, Dean for Student Life, Graduate