SA+P will offer a new concentration to support collaborative doctoral-level studies in Advanced Urbanism, with applications being accepted in fall 2018.
A new doctoral concentration in Advanced Urbanism
“My job is to be critical and deep as an art historian, and not as a politician,” says PhD student Nisa Ari.
Unraveling the complex histories of Palestinian artwork
Historic building would create “design hub” for MIT, with benefits for surrounding community
Metropolitan Storage Warehouse is potential new location for School of Architecture and Planning
Massive global survey reveals ethics preferences and regional differences.
How should autonomous vehicles be programmed?
The new media arts and sciences faculty member merges social justice with design, architecture, music, performance, and technology.
Ekene Ijeoma joins MIT Media Lab
Historian, curator, and designer studies architects and their quest to make a better world.
Ana Miljacki: Scholar of designers and dreamers
Cryptography techniques to screen synthetic DNA could help prevent the creation of dangerous pathogens, argues Media Lab's Kevin Esvelt.
Taming “information hazards” in synthetic biology research
Corporations and nonprofits are applying the popular MIT online tool to shape policy and set wages.
Putting the Living Wage Calculator into action
By making hydrophobic sections water-soluble, researchers at the Center for Bits and Atoms hope to learn more about protein structures.
Scientists alter membrane proteins to make them easier to study
Interdisciplinary undergraduate program combines urban planning and computer science
MIT faculty approves new urban science major
MIT class designs a prototype building to demonstrate that even huge buildings can be built primarily with wood.
Mass timber: Thinking big about sustainable construction
MIT Media Lab and MIT Press announce winners of the Journal of Design and Science essay competition.
Reveling in a complex, unknowable future
Architect and urban designer brings to the role decades of global expertise on the transformation of cities
Dennis Frenchman named head of the MIT Center for Real Estate
School of Architecture and Planning professors receive national recognition for excellence, innovation, and impact through design
Spirn, Oxman win Cooper Hewitt design awards
New study describes first human implementation of novel approach to limb amputation
Surgical technique improves sensation, control of prosthetic limb
SA+P recognizes staff that have made exceptional contributions to their academic units, the school, and the Institute.
2018 Infinite Mile Awards
New cohort brings social, scientific, and creative experience to extend the lab’s reach beyond academia
MIT Media Lab Director's Fellows announced for 2018
QS World University Rankings place MIT No. 1 in 12 of 48 subject areas
MIT named No. 1 university worldwide for architecture/built environment, No. 4 for art and design
SPURS Fellows serve as agents of change in international development.
Special Program for Urban and Regional Studies celebrates 50th anniversary
The collection features groundbreaking projects from pioneers working at the intersection of art, science, and technology.
Digital archive showcases work from the Center for Advanced Visual Studies
As construction begins on the next-generation Vassar Street home for MIT undergraduates, lead designer and Architecture lecturer Michael Maltzan shares his aspirations for the building.
Construction begins on a new student residence on Vassar Street
Learn more about the SA+P community’s commitment to building a better world.
The MIT Campaign for a Better World