P-sets in the hallway, construction projects in the courtyard, conversations that start (but don’t end) in the classroom or lab. Moment by moment, students build campus life. About the cover

Setting a Place

Alumni anchor their support of student life in the highlights of their own MIT years


Students reveal their favorite spots on campus

Building Traditions

With power tools and imagination, students turn residence halls into campus destinations

Seeing the Light

Aging Brain Initiative researchers discover a potential Alzheimer’s therapy

Energy Endgame

What might a landscape shaped by oil look like when the world no longer relies on fossil fuels?

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