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For OVC Staff: Office Guidelines Regarding Covid-19

OVC-specific guidance for our staff as MIT addresses Covid-19

Hello, ELO!

Experiential learning is a core tenet in the MIT educational ethos. See what's new in the ELO space.

Student Resources Website

Students: Start here to find helpful info about offices, services, and other resources at MIT.

Enhancing the First Year

Updates on what's next; opportunities to share feedback.

3 Questions: Nadia Christidi on the arts and the future of water

The PhD student focuses on three cities and the…

Nadia Christidi

Covid hackathon solutions in action

The winners of the MIT COVID Hack community competition share the status of their concepts.

Members of The _finite team display their dorm-side conversation prompting signs that employ QR codes, one of the four winning concepts from COVID Hack.

Mobilizing the masses, one person at a time

Dissecting the process of recruitment, MIT political science PhD candidate Gabriel Nahmias…

PhD student Gabriel Nahmias helped Equal Education organize this Rally for Education Equality in Cape Town in 2014 to fight for minimum health and safety conditions in schools.

Tackling air pollution in India and the developing world

PhD student Sidhant Pai works on atmospheric chemistry models that may…

Sidhand Pai