MIT Corporation elects nine term members, three life members

The MIT Corporation — the Institute’s board of trustees — has elected nine full-term members, who…

MIT Climate “Plug-In” highlights first year of progress on MIT’s climate plan

In a combined in-person and virtual event on Monday, members of the three working groups established…

Peter Fisher to step down as head of the Department of Physics

Peter H. Fisher, the Thomas A. Frank (1977) Professor of Physics, will step down as the…

MIT announces five flagship projects in first-ever Climate Grand Challenges competition

MIT today announced the five flagship projects selected in its first-ever Climate Grand Challenges competition. These…

Q&A: Climate Grand Challenges finalists on new pathways to decarbonizing industry

Note: This is the third article in a four-part interview series highlighting the work of the…

Investing in a stronger MIT

MIT plans to make significant investments in the next fiscal year to support the Institute community,…

Q&A: Climate Grand Challenges finalists on accelerating reductions in global greenhouse gas emissions

This is the second article in a four-part interview series highlighting the work of the 27…

Progress toward a sustainable campus food system

As part of MIT’s updated climate action plan, known as “Fast Forward,” Institute leadership committed to…

L. Rafael Reif to step down as MIT president

L. Rafael Reif announced today that he plans to step down as president of MIT at…

Provost Martin Schmidt named president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

MIT Provost Martin Schmidt has been named as the 19th president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, the…