News Archive

Tue, 07/26/2016

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.

Sun, 07/17/2016

After many months of collaboration with a User Advisory Group comprising 38 individuals from across MIT, VPF and IS&T will be rolling out the new buy to pay (B2P) system to a group of pilot DLCs beginning on August 29, 2016, followed by a larger pilot in October 2016.

Wed, 06/15/2016

Make life a little easier. MIT MyLife Services is a one-stop, free resource that provides MIT faculty, staff, postdocs & families 24/7 access to a network of experts to help with life concerns. MyLife Services consultants are available to talk with you, provide...

Wed, 06/15/2016

Plan gives commuters flexibility to choose, day-to-day, how they get to campus

Wed, 06/08/2016

Classy and beautiful. Words like these aren?t often used to describe waste containers, but that?s just what?s being said about the newest bins on campus. The bins were custom made by Max-R from 97% post-consumer HDPE ? milk jugs. Jarrod Jones, Recycling and Solid Waste Supervisor, first saw the...

Wed, 06/01/2016

As the end of June approaches, the Office of Records and the Office of the Recording Secretary are planning for the close of the fiscal year. When communicating with donors or receiving gifts, please keep in mind the following deadlines.

Tue, 05/24/2016

MIT?s fiscal year-end closing is underway. The Office of the Vice President for Finance has developed a short online demonstration to provide guidance to MIT community members. While especially helpful to...

Thu, 05/19/2016

SustainabilityConnect 2016, the second annual conference sponsored by MIT?s Office of Sustainability, embraced the local and the global in equal measure.

Tue, 05/03/2016

VPF Sourcing and Procurement has awarded ?Preferred Caterer? status to many of the catering vendors that you currently enjoy.

As of May 1, 2016, MIT?s preferred caterers are Baker?s Best, BG Events (New England Gourmet), Caf Luna, The Catered Affair, East Meets West, Gourmet...