Award winners

MIT celebrates a year of excellence at the 2019 Awards Convocation

May 20, 2019

On May 13, over 300 members of the MIT community gathered in the Samberg Center (E52) to celebrate outstanding achievements by students, student groups, faculty, and community members at the annual MIT Awards Convocation.

Diversity, Inclusion, Undergraduate, Student Groups, Leadership, Public Service, PKG Center, Awards, Traditions

Chancellor Barnhart and Dean Nelson

3Q: Chancellor Barnhart and Dean Nelson on Room-Assignment and Move-In Design Process

May 09, 2019

Senior leaders talk about concerns that prompted their collaboration with students and the student-generated ideas that will be implemented this fall to improve the room-assignment and move-in process for everyone.

Undergraduate, Housing

Solstice

SpringFEST 2019

May 07, 2019

SpringFEST, an annual spring concert coordinated and hosted by MIT’s Undergraduate Association Events Committee (UA) is one of the largest student-run events on campus.

Undergraduate, Student Activities, Student Groups, Music, Traditions

West Campus

Three Q: Suzy Nelson and David Friedrich

March 20, 2019

Student housing is a hot topic on MIT's campus. Numerous projects are underway to increase the amount of student houisng and enhance the student residential experience now and in the future.

Undergraduate, Housing

Audrey Pillsbury

The Chemist and The Stage

March 14, 2019

Audrey Pillsbury has many different identities on campus: she is a musician and composer, she rows for MIT’s Women Openweight Crew team, and she studies chemistry (course 5).

Diversity, Undergraduate, Student Activities, Arts, Music, Traditions, Athletics

MIT Panhel

MIT’s Panhel wins three awards at 2019 NGLA

March 14, 2019

MIT’s Panhellenic Association (Panhel) took home three awards at the 2019 Northeast Greek Leadership Association Conference (NGLA) in Hartford, Connecticut this month. MIT Panhel governs seven MIT sorority chapters.

Undergraduate, FSILG

New Vassar Street Residence Hall

As New Vassar Street building rises, its community starts to take shape

February 13, 2019

Prof. Steven Hall and Dean Naomi Carton are named to the New Vassar Street residence's house team and will lead the effort to form a founders' group to plan for the community's fall 2020 opening.

Undergraduate, Housing

Bhangra Dance Team

Bhangra dance brings a community together

February 07, 2019

For the first time during MIT’s Independent Activities Period (IAP), the MIT Bhangra Dance Team held a series of dance workshops for the MIT community.

Undergraduate, Student Groups, Arts, Graduate

LeaderShape group

From vision to action: MIT LeaderShape

January 30, 2019

During MIT’s Independent Activities Period (IAP), over 50 students participated in a four-day intensive leadership development program called LeaderShape.

Diversity, Inclusion, First Year Students, Undergraduate, Student Activities, Leadership, Graduate