News Archive

Wed, 04/15/2015

We are glad to inform you of the upcoming three-tiered conflict management training offered by Conflict Management at MIT in June 2015. The application deadline is Friday, May 8, 2015.

The tier descriptions for the summer training are as follows:

Tier 1: Conflict...

Mon, 04/13/2015

MIT community invited to April 27 lecture and April 29 memorial dedication and picnic in honor of Officer Sean Collier.

Wed, 03/04/2015

The popular Work-Life Seminar Series has returned this spring, and includes free, lunchtime (12-1:30 p.m.) seminars led by experts in their fields.

Thu, 02/26/2015

Because some commuting problems are continuing, particularly with the commuter rail, the Excused Lateness policy will be in effect for all shifts during the week of March 2, 2015. Under that policy (Sec.

Thu, 02/19/2015

Dennis J. Swinford joined MIT as Director of Campus Planning effective February 2, 2015. Dennis comes to us with more than 20 years of planning experience in the public and private sectors. Most recently, he has served as Director of Campus Planning for the University of Massachusetts, Amherst...

Thu, 01/29/2015

Security breaches make the news with depressing regularity. Retailers including Target, Home Depot, and Staples have been hacked, giving cybercriminals access to customers? credit card numbers or other personal information, from email addresses to phone numbers.

Mon, 12/22/2014

?Collaborating for MIT?s Future,? a poster session held this fall, was derived from a simple idea: To give members of the Institute?s administrative community an opportunity to share recent projects, find inspiration in the work of their colleagues, and make connections?easily and efficiently....

Sun, 12/21/2014

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Administrative and Fiscal Officers (AO/FO) spring term meeting. We hope to see you there!

Administrative and Fiscal Officers Meeting

Thursday, March 26, 2015
9:30 a.m. ? 11:00 a.m.
Wong Auditorium, Tang Center...

Wed, 12/10/2014

'Tis the season for generosity. At MIT, that can mean last minute philanthropic gifts from donors aiming to make the December 31 tax deadline. But whether the gift is part of an end-of-year tax strategy or the result of a bequest, all gifts $2,000 or more, now or at any time of the year, should...

Mon, 12/01/2014

It would be a stretch to say that Aristotle might have foreseen the rise of Facebook and similar sites when he observed that humans are, by nature, social animals. He did, however, clearly understand the basic impulse underlying our 21st-century digital networking culture.