Q&A: On the future of human-centered robotics | MIT News

Professor David Mindell, who researches the interaction between automation and human behavior, discusses the interdependence of people, robots, and infrastructure.

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences • mit
May 15, 2017 ~7 min

Stopping the revolving prison door | MIT News

J-PAL North America tests innovative strategies to reduce recidivism and help inmates transition back to society.

J-PAL North America • mit
May 10, 2017 ~7 min

Eric Schmidt visits MIT to discuss computing, artificial intelligence, and the future of technology | MIT News

Former Google CEO, now chairman of parent company Alphabet, speaks to students as part of fireside chat with CSAIL Director Daniela Rus.

Adam Conner-Simons | Rachel Gordon | CSAIL • mit
May 4, 2017 ~4 min

In MIT visit, sociologist Arlie Hochschild discusses U.S. political divisions | MIT News

At Mens et Manus America event, Hochschild recommends three pillars of action for finding common ground among U.S. voters.

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences • mit
April 10, 2017 ~9 min

Bern notice | MIT News

In MIT speech, Bernie Sanders contends future of U.S. politics “must be” progressive.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
April 3, 2017 ~5 min

Mens et Manus America initiative launches with documentary event | MIT News

Over 200 students and faculty attend kickoff as SHASS and Sloan begin an exploration of current U.S. social, political, economic challenges.

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences • mit
March 3, 2017 ~9 min

How network effects hurt economies | MIT News

Study reveals how woes in one industry can harm others, too.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office • mit
April 6, 2016 ~8 min

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