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Eight MIT faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering

February 10, 2017
New members have made advances in artificial skin, wireless communications, nanotechnology, hydrology, and cancer treatment. Eight MIT faculty are among the 84 new members and 22 foreign associates elected to the National...

All Things Nuclear

December 8, 2016
MIT engineers play the long game because sometimes it can take decades to come up with a solution that works. Nuclear science and engineering is one of our longest bets, but its possible payoffs could save the planet. Now, after 50 years of effort, the prospect of sustainable fusion power looks...

Q&A: Stuart Schmill on considering race in admissions

June 24, 2016
MIT’s admissions dean discusses U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas. Kimberly Allen | MIT News Office Read the full article here. Read the Letter regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s...

MIT named No. 1 university worldwide for architecture, No. 2 for art and design

April 4, 2016
QS World University Rankings give top ratings to MIT in architecture, arts programs. School of Architecture and Planning  Read the full article here.

U.S. News ranks graduate programs in engineering, business highly

March 10, 2015
MIT is home to No. 1 graduate engineering program; Sloan is No. 5 business school. MIT News Office  Read the full article here.