Vice-Chancellor’s awards showcase impact and engagement during the pandemic

Academics, students and professional members of staff from across the University have been recognised in this year’s Vice-Chancellor’s Research Impact and

Cambridge University News • cambridge
Oct. 5, 2020 ~6 min

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MIT announces plans for fall 2020 semester

Extensive safety protocols will undergird the return of additional students and staff to campus.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
July 7, 2020 ~19 min

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Building a framework for remote making

A decision-making framework and wiki for students developed by MIT Project Manus and MIT Environment, Health and Safety enables safe making from home.

Mary Beth Gallagher | Department of Mechanical Engineering • mit
June 17, 2020 ~9 min

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Spring Statement: Cambridge data team gets £45m boost

The European Bioinformatics Institute will use the money to enhance "storage and building capacity".

BBC Science News • bbcnews
March 14, 2019 ~2 min

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MIT hosts University of Puerto Rico students after Hurricane Maria | MIT News

In the wake of the devastating 2017 hurricane, MIT hosted five Puerto Rican undergraduates to help them continue their path toward graduate school.

Elizabeth Durant | Office of the Vice Chancellor • mit
June 11, 2018 ~8 min

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Celebrating great mentorship for graduate students | MIT News

MIT’s Committed to Caring Award selects third slate of dedicated professors.

Office of Graduate Education • mit
April 24, 2018 ~8 min

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Lawrence S. Bacow ’72 named president of Harvard University | MIT News

“I learned how to be a professor and a university leader at MIT,” says former chancellor and DUSP faculty member.

Steve Bradt | MIT News Office • mit
Feb. 12, 2018 ~9 min

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Harnessing a “meritocracy of great ideas” | MIT News

Using a broad design approach, students are developing and evaluating changes to the first-year undergraduate experience.

Elizabeth Durant | Office of the Vice Chancellor • mit
Nov. 30, 2017 ~5 min

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Barnhart appoints Waitz vice chancellor for overseeing offices of graduate, undergraduate education | MIT News

Freeman will pilot first-year curriculum experiments; Staton to work closely with Waitz on graduate education.

MIT News Office • mit
April 27, 2017 ~6 min

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