Category: Archives & MIT history

March 4: Scientists, students, and society

March 4: Scientists, students, and society

A research guide about social justice and political activism at MIT

In 1969, on March 3 and 4, a series of talks and panel discussions was held at MIT, organized by MIT...

Archives & MIT history
IAP 2017: Music, arts & crafts

IAP 2017: Music, arts & crafts

Explore our workshop offerings

Explore artists’ books or learn a new craft. “The Codex and Its Variations”: Artists’ Books @ MIT Wed, Jan 25, 1-2pm, 14N-112...

Preservation & conservation
IAP 2017: History and archives

IAP 2017: History and archives

Explore our workshop offerings

Letterlocking and Early Italian Archival Bindings Thu, Jan 12, 1-4pm, 14-0513 Register Contact: Jana Dambrogio International Students at MIT Hackathon Fri,...

Archives & MIT history
Institute Archives launches preview website for Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Institute Archives launches preview website for Herb Pomeroy Jazz Collection

Learn about this influential jazz figure

Herb Pomeroy, director of MIT jazz bands from 1963 to 1985 and founder of the MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble, put jazz...

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Rotch exhibition: José Luis Argüello, AKPIA Posters (2001-2016)

Rotch exhibition: José Luis Argüello, AKPIA Posters (2001-2016)

Retrospective documents 15 years of Aga Khan Program

A retrospective of posters for the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at MIT, designed by José Luis Argüello, is on...

Art & architecture & planning
Post-election posters added to Institute Archives

Post-election posters added to Institute Archives

Community reactions will be preserved and shared

In response to the recent presidential election, MIT students and community members gathered in Lobby 7, where posters wrapped around the pillars there...

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Celebrating 20 years of the Lewis Music Library

A photo timeline

The MIT community is passionate about music, so it’s no surprise that MIT’s music library holds a special place in the...

 Bibliotech
China Comes to Tech: 1877-1930

China Comes to Tech: 1877-1930

Maihaugen Gallery exhibit examines Chinese students at MIT

In 1877, the first student from China matriculated at MIT. By 1910, China was sending more students to MIT than any...

 Bibliotech