TEJI Establishes Commission on the Future of Higher Education in Prison
The Educational Justice Institute (TEJI) at MIT has partnered with the New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) to establish the Commission on the Future of Higher Education in Prison, co-chaired by Lee Perlman (TEJI) and Michael Thomas (NEBHE).
Campus Preview Weekend 2023
The Admissions Office is pleased to announce that Campus Preview Weekend (CPW) will be held April 13 through April 16. We know that many OVC departments are already planning to play a role in hosting events or open houses, and we are most appreciative! We encourage you to collaborate with department heads, academic administrators, and others to ensure we have the best CPW yet.
Help TLL Flip the Script!
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.
Celebrate MIT’s Veterans on November 10
Join MIT’s Student Veterans Association and Student Veteran Success for the 2022 Veterans Day Celebration on November 10. This evening event is an opportunity to honor the Institute’s veteran community, build camaraderie, and hear from local civic and military leaders.
Save the Date: CPW slated for April 13-16, 2023
This year’s Campus Preview Weekend (CPW) will take place Thursday, April 13 through Sunday, April 16, 2023. Please consider offering opportunities to welcome our future first-year students!
Save the Date: Next All Hands Meeting
The next OVC All Hands meeting of the academic year will take place on Zoom on Monday, 11/14 at 2 pm. The meeting link will be emailed to all staff.
OFY Launches Orientation Leader Instagram Takeovers
Our Orientation Leader staff has made a schedule of when our OLs can go on the OFY Instagram page (@mitfirstyear), take students through a week in their lives, share their expertise and experiences, and answer lots of questions.
Welcoming a New Cohort of Associate Advisors
The Office of the First Year (OFY) welcomed 150 associate advisors to their first orientation on June 12.
SFS Returns to Campus!
After so many long months of zoom meetings, the Staff Connections Committee in SFS is welcoming back summer and the chance to be outside with colleagues.
2021-22 UROP Awards
The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) selected two research supervisors as this year’s recipients of the Outstanding UROP Mentor Awards, and six UROP students for Outstanding UROP Student Awards.