Advertisement

MIT

Cambridge Rindge and Latin School
College

Harvard, MIT Donate $500,000 to Support Cambridge Temporary Emergency Shelter

Harvard and MIT donated $500,000 to a temporary emergency shelter located at the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School to house homeless residents, Cambridge Mayor Sumbul Siddiqui and City Manager Louis A. DePasquale said in a Monday press release.

Broad Institute
Health

Broad Institute Researchers Design COVID-19 Tests that Could Cost ‘Around Ten Dollars’

Researchers at the Broad Institute are improving and validating a COVID-19 detection protocol that could potentially take less than an hour and cost around ten dollars per test.

Mass. Hall
Health

Harvard, MIT, Industry Leaders to Create Center for Innovation and Manufacturing Medicines

The center, which is estimated to cost $50 million dollars, will be an independent non-profit located in the Greater Boston area. The board of directors of the new center includes leaders from Harvard, MIT, Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, and GE Healthcare Life Sciences.

Broad Institute
FAS

Harvard, MIT Researchers Develop New Gene Editing Technology

A team of researchers from the Broad Institute led by Chemistry and Chemical Biology professor David R. Liu ’94 developed a novel gene-editing technique called “prime editing.”

Media Lab 2
MIT

Media Lab 2

Posters represent the attendees' visions for MIT's future. They will be hung around the MIT Media Lab and MIT's campus.

Media Lab 1
MIT

Media Lab 1

"Reimagine This Place", an event organized by the MIT Media Lab students and staff, is an art-based fundraiser in response to the recent revelations of MIT’s ties to Jeffrey Epstein that attempts to "reimagine this place," referring to both MIT and the larger world.

Littauer
Economics

Nobel Prize in Economics Awarded to Harvard Professor Michael Kremer

Economics Professor Michael Kremer ’85 won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences along with two MIT professors for their work on developing an experimental methodology for alleviating poverty around the world.

Graduate Students at Pumpkin Patch
MIT

Graduate Students at Pumpkin Patch

William B. Dahl and Melina P. Torres, PhD students of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Brandeis University, attended the event for the first time.

MIT Glass Pumpkin Patch
MIT

MIT Glass Pumpkin Patch

Every September since 2001, the MIT Glass Lab has hosted a sale of over 2,000 hand-blown glass pumpkins.

Understanding the Pumpkin
MIT

Understanding the Pumpkin

MIT junior Maxwell Yun admires the beauty of a deep blue glass pumpkin, priced at $245.

Conflicted between 2 Pumpkins
MIT

Conflicted between 2 Pumpkins

MIT first-year Shelley Choi struggles to decide which pumpkin she should purchase from the festival.

Beautiful Glass Pumpkins
MIT

Beautiful Glass Pumpkins

Production of the hand-blown glass pumpkins occurs consistently throughout the year in order to produce 2,000 pumpkins for the annual September "pumpkin patch".

Volunteering at Pumpkin Patch
MIT

Volunteering at Pumpkin Patch

Sarah E. Malis spends her Saturday morning packaging delicate glass pumpkins with bubble wrap to keep the expensive art pieces safe.

Kendall
City Politics

Harvard Police Assist in Responding to Anti-ICE Protesters at Amazon Office

Harvard University Police Department assisted Cambridge police officers as they arrested 12 protesters on trespassing charges at Amazon’s Kendall Square office Thursday evening.

The Broad Institute
Research

UC Berkeley Files Patent Motions Against Harvard, MIT

The University of California, Berkeley alleged in documents submitted Tuesday to the US Patent and Trademark Office that the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT employed “deceit” to win patent rights to CRISPR-Cas9 in eukaryotic cells.

Advertisement