Category: Humanities

The human touch

The human touch

What a 17th-century alchemy text can teach us about good medicine

The essential role of the humanities in a science education...

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Mens et manus in MIT History workshop

Mens et manus in MIT History workshop

Students examine works in the Rare Books Collection and build a printing press in hands-on humanities class

MIT News recently profiled the humanities...

Archives & MIT history

Can Computers be Feminist? Procedural Politics and Computational Creativity

June 14, 2016 12 - 1 pm

A brown bag discussion with Gillian Smith

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Investigating MIT history

Investigating MIT history

Students uncover the Institute’s past in the Archives

For Deborah Douglas’ History of MIT class, in which students...

 Bibliotech
Why not Ask Us? It’s April!

Why not Ask Us? It’s April!

It's a great time to use one of our best services

Let’s face it: the last half of...

Social sciences
POSTPONED: Write Together

POSTPONED: Write Together

March 16, 2016 6:30 - 9pm

Writing can be easier when done in the company of others

Please note: this event has been postponed. Join the MIT...

Humanities
Letterlocking Workshop: Signed, Sealed & Undelivered

Letterlocking Workshop: Signed, Sealed & Undelivered

April 14, 2016 10am - 12pm

Unlocking the secrets of the De Brienne Postal Archive

Come spend a couple hours with the...

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It’s Leap Year Day!

Common knowledge says we enjoy this extra day every...

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