Why the Mediterranean is a climate change hotspot

MIT analysis uncovers the basis of the severe rainfall declines predicted by many models.

David L. Chandler | MIT News Office • mit
June 17, 2020 ~7 min

Tags: health climate-change water global-warming europe research school-of-engineering civil-and-environmental-engineering middle-east

The complex effects of colonial rule in Indonesia

Evidence links Dutch-era sugar production and greater economic activity today.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
Feb. 5, 2020 ~8 min

Tags: history economics europe research asia global school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences

Public opinion study in Europe shows drop in anti-immigration sentiment, among other changes

Surveys spanning recent decades also reveal geographic differences and gender gap in economic views.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
May 16, 2019 ~7 min

Tags: policy women immigration europe social-sciences research government alumniae school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences political-science

Unity makes strength: MIT expands ties with Belgium | MIT News

Belgian researchers once split by language come together to reinforce a future with MIT.

MISTI • mit
June 5, 2018 ~6 min

Tags:  funding  europe  global  school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences  international-initiatives  collaboration  grants  misti  center-for-international-studies

An academic journey through solidarity and separatism | MIT News

Doctoral student Elissa Berwick listens closely to the calls for independence rising from regions around the world.

Leda Zimmerman | Department of Political Science • mit
June 4, 2018 ~7 min

Tags:  economics  profile  europe  students  graduate-postdoctoral  global  school-of-humanities-arts-and-social-sciences  political-science  foreign-languages-and-literatures

Knowledge, networking, and new ideas | MIT News

The MIT Portugal Program offers a unique opportunity for Portuguese graduate students to advance their research and make cross-Atlantic connections.

Mariana Carmo | MIT Portugal Program • mit
Jan. 11, 2018 ~4 min

Tags:  europe  graduate-postdoctoral  global  international-initiatives  mit-portugal

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, president of Croatia, visits MIT | MIT News

State visit includes meeting with MIT president and award for MIT physicist Marin Soljačić.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
Dec. 5, 2017 ~4 min

Tags:  physics  europe  school-of-science  special-events-and-guest-speakers  president-l-rafael-reif  faculty  international-initiatives  international-relations

A new perspective on ancient materials inspires future innovation | MIT News

Professor Admir Masic is at the forefront of the ‘antiqua-inspired’ method for more sustainable materials.

Carolyn Schmitt | Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering • mit
Nov. 20, 2017 ~6 min

Tags:  architecture  arts  europe  research  school-of-engineering  civil-and-environmental-engineering  materials-science-and-engineering

Portuguese delegation led by Minister Manuel Heitor visits MIT | MIT News

Portugal prepares a new decade of international partnerships in science and research.

Silvia Castro | MIT Portugal • mit
Nov. 14, 2017 ~2 min

Tags:  europe  school-of-engineering  global  special-events-and-guest-speakers  international-initiatives  mit-portugal

Small European nation becomes a “living lab” for urban innovation researchers | MIT News

Andorra funds MIT Media Lab technologies that, in turn, help improve the nation’s cities.

Rob Matheson | MIT News Office • mit
Oct. 13, 2017 ~10 min

Tags:  cities  data  europe  research  autonomous-vehicles  sensors  transportation  apps  design  media-lab  school-of-architecture-and-planning  innovation-and-entrepreneurship-ie  urban-studies-and-planning  international-initiatives  collaboration  mobile-devices

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