New OVC Employees, May-July 2022
Congratulations to all of the new members of the OVC staff!
SFS Builds on a Successful First Year of Financial Education
Within the first few days of her new job in Student Financial Services (SFS) last summer, Erica Aguiar, SFS’s new Associate Director of Financial Education, got right to work meeting and talking with students.
MIT’s Media Presence: May Snapshot
Millions of people worldwide follow MIT through news articles, videos, and social media. In addition to research, audiences enjoy quirkier content; in May, the #2 post on MIT’s Twitter channel was the now-legendary Oreometer. See a snapshot of the Institute’s media presence.
2022 OVC Infinite Mile Awards
Staff gathered in June to honor our colleagues for exceptional service to OVC, the Chancellor’s Office, and MIT. If you missed the festivities, you can read about the awardees and see photos, courtesy of OVC’s intrepid photographer, Y-Chie Primo!
Committed to Caring Reception
On April 14, Ian Waitz hosted a reception to celebrate the two most recent cohorts of Committed to Caring faculty, who were selected for the positive impact they have made in the lives of graduate students.
FAQs about Graduate Student Unionization
In September 2021, a group of MIT graduate students known as the MIT Graduate Student Union, affiliated with the United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers of America, announced a campaign to unionize MIT’s graduate student population.
8th Annual Graduate Student Appreciation Week
After 2021’s largely virtual offerings, the 8th annual Graduate & Professional Students Appreciation Week provided a primarily in-person roster of events and giveaways.
Welcoming a new OVC Chief of Staff
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Kate Trimble as Senior Associate Dean for Experiential Learning and Chief of Staff for the OVC, starting on March 14.
Nominate your colleagues for an Infinite Mile Award!
There’s still time to nominate an individual or team for OVC’s Infinite Mile Awards. Submissions are due on March 25, so don’t wait!
New OVC Employees, November 2021-January 2022
Meet the latest OVC employees!