Category: Archives & MIT history

China Comes to ‘Tech’: 1877–1931

China Comes to ‘Tech’: 1877–1931

Maihaugen Gallery exhibit tells the story of pioneering international students at MIT

MIT News’ Peter Dizikes spoke with Emma Teng, T.T. and Wei Fong Chao Professor of Asian Civilizations, curator of the exhibit.*...

 Bibliotech
What’s New?

What’s New?

Updates from MIT Libraries

Libraries Launch Women in Science and Engineering@MIT Archival Initiative The Institute Archives and Special Collections (IASC) has been focusing increasingly on...

 Bibliotech
Managing your Personal Digital Footprint

Managing your Personal Digital Footprint

April 10, 2017 11am - 12:30pm

Learn how to organize your digital content

At this workshop, you will learn about tools and approaches for managing your personal digital content, such as social media, websites,...

Archives & MIT history
Uncovering pioneering women in science and engineering in MIT’s archives

Uncovering pioneering women in science and engineering in MIT’s archives

New initiative focuses on underrepresented aspect of MIT history

Liz Andrews, associate head, Institute Archives and Special Collections, and archivist for collections, recently came across an interesting document in the Institute Archives, just...

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...

All news
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...

Art & architecture & planning
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...

Music