Julia Berk says that reliving a professor’s eureka moment opened up the world. Photo: Len Rubenstein
Spring 2014

URIECA Moment

Senior Julia Berk says that reliving a professor’s eureka moment opened up the world.

Winter 2014

The Future Is Cities

Cities are growing faster than you can say megalopolis, and thanks to social media and the Internet, global climate change and a bad economy, the American dream of ownership is changing, and we are finding ourselves living in inclusive cities, sharing our houses, cars, bikes, offices, and more.

Spring 2013

In One Voice

Music resounds –– leading new technologies, criss-crossing disciplines, transcending bias, and leaving us resonating with ourselves, each other, and the cosmos.

Dylan Sherry is jazzed about music and artificial intelligence. Photo: Len Rubenstein
Spring 2013

Jazzing Up

Dylan Sherry ’12, who played tenor sax before a crowd of 9,000, is jazzed about music and artificial intelligence.

Dustin Katzin’s friends say he is an Academy Award just waiting to happen. Photo: Marc Longwood
Spring 2013

Composing and Consciousness

Dustin Katzin ’12 composed an orchestral piece that premiered last spring and brought the audience to their feet, stomping, cheering, and whistling.

Alex Rigopulos and Eran Egozy say anyone can feel like a rock star. Photo: Len Rubenstein
Spring 2013

With a Little Help From My Friends

Alex Rigopulos, a former music major, and Eran Egozy, an engineer, married their talents and were named among the 100 most influential people in the world.

John Ochsendorf examines tile vault construction at MIT which inspired him to create a dramatically low-carbon building in South Africa. Photo: Len Rubenstein
Spring 2012

Building Wise

John Ochsendorf is designing zero-energy buildings for the world.

For students like Caleb Waugh, a doctoral student in nuclear science and engineering, energy has become more like a movement. Photo: Richard Howard
Spring 2012

The Power Generation

Caleb Waugh, co-president of MIT’s Energy Club and a doctoral student in nuclear science and engineering, says that energy is the defining challenge of this generation.

It will be smooth sailing this spring for the 75th anniversary of MIT Sailing, thanks to a major gift from Terry Kohler.  Photo: Jerry Turba
Fall 2011

Smooth Sailing

A major gift from Terry Kohler will allow for smooth sailing this spring as the Institute celebrates the 75th anniversary of MIT Sailing.