Growing up in South Dakota, Tom Brokaw watched NBC's <em>Huntley-Brinkley Report</em> every night.
Fall 2008

Life Is Not Virtual

Journalist Tom Brokaw visits MIT, urging the community to use technology wisely.

MIT students learn to tie a bowtie.
Photo: Ed Quinn
Spring 1999

Living In Style

At MIT’s Charm School, students learn table manners, schmoozing, how to butter up big shots, and how to ask for a date.

Senior Researcher Walter Bender heads a group developing a dramatic TV series about MIT, which aims to humanize technology and make it interesting to a mass audience.
Photo: Ed Quinn
Spring 1999

‘Science Is Drama’

Senior Research Scientist Walter Bender of the Media Lab creates a pilot for a one-hour TV series about MIT.