Staff News

2019-20 Academic Calendar Changes

2019-20 Academic Calendar Changes

January 10, 2020

Whether you work with students, faculty, or staff, it is important to be aware of the changes to the Academic Calendar, which are already underway.

Help Us Recruit the 2020 Orientation Leaders!

Help Us Recruit the 2020 Orientation Leaders!

January 9, 2020

The Office of the First Year is looking for current first-years, sophomores, and juniors who are welcoming, kind, enthusiastic, and approachable to make up the 2020 OL team.

Students Explore Careers at Local Employer Site Visits

Students Explore Careers at Local Employer Site Visits

January 8, 2020

Career Advising and Professional Development (CAPD) arranged a number of local employer site visits which took place over the Independent Activities Period (IAP)

ESG Marks 50 Years of Educational Innovation

ESG Marks 50 Years of Educational Innovation

January 6, 2020

The Experimental Study Group (ESG), MIT’s original first-year learning community, will celebrate its 50th anniversary in April.

A Fruitful Fall Retreat and Other Updates

A Fruitful Fall Retreat and Other Updates

January 30, 2024

On January 9 and 10, the Undergraduate Advising Center (UAC) engaged in a two-day retreat at the MIT Endicott House. The retreat offered an ideal combination of team bonding and strategic planning. Through a series of engaging team-building activities, we forged stronger connections, laying the foundation for a more collaborative and supportive work environment. The […]

UROP Reaches New Heights

UROP Reaches New Heights

April 27, 2023

One of MIT’s most enduring and impactful academic innovations, the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is thriving; the program has seen over a 25% increase in participation in the past five years.

Help TLL Flip the Script!

Help TLL Flip the Script!

October 24, 2022

The Teaching + Learning Lab is asking for your help in getting the word out to students about TLL’s Flipping Failure initiative, a collection of video and audio stories told by MIT students about their path toward resilience when faced with academic challenges. The site was recently re-launched with new stories and updates. The resources […]

Celebrate MIT’s Veterans on November 10

Celebrate MIT’s Veterans on November 10

October 24, 2022

Join MIT’s Student Veterans Association and Student Veteran Success, at the 2022 Veterans Day Celebration on November 10. This evening event, open to the entire MIT community is an opportunity to come together and build camaraderie, in addition to hearing from local civic and military leaders.