Professor in architecture and engineering will serve three-year term
American Academy in Rome appoints MIT’s Ochsendorf as 23rd director
Thursday, February 16, 5 – 7 PM
MIT Building 7 Block Party & Gallery Walk
DUSP practicum proposes new approaches to mobility and housing in urban neighborhoods
Transit-oriented development for Mexico City
Startup brings solar-powered, phone-charging park benches and digital signs to cities worldwide
Smart city fixtures
Research shows how rebuilding Britain’s Houses of Parliament in the 1800s helped create clean-air laws
House rules
“City Digits: Local Lotto” teaches Brooklyn high school students how to work with data by analyzing lottery spending patterns
What can we learn from lottery spending?
Freshman seminar inspires students to see the world with fresh eyes
Art, engineering, and architecture
Fund establishes a global initiative to advance artificial intelligence research for the public good
MIT Media Lab to participate in $27 million initiative on AI ethics and governance
Learn more about the SA+P community’s commitment to building a better world.
The MIT Campaign for a Better World
VIDEO: Introducing DesignX, MIT's newest entrepreneurship accelerator
MIT DesignX: Entrepreneurship for Design and the Built Environment
Initiative links MIT with São Paulo research centers to study affordability and accessibility
New collaboration explores the future of urban housing in Brazil
Large-scale tests compare damage from insects and moisture using a variety of containers
Reducing spoilage in food aid shipments
VIDEO: The STL Lab celebrates the first 2 years of its mission to create a new generation of socially responsible entrepreneurs and academics in the fields of architecture, planning, and real estate
Samuel Tak Lee Lab 2015-16 review
Eight student teams join MIT’s newest entrepreneurship accelerator
DesignX selects first cohort
Samuel Tak Lee Graduate Fellow Zixiao Yin plans to serve communities back home in Inner Mongolia.
Tackling Chinese urban development
MIT architecture jumps to No. 2 spot in annual survey
DesignIntelligence ranks MIT graduate architecture program among top in nation
MIT professor explains how “productive neighborhoods” can remake cities
3Q: Dennis Frenchman on the rise of innovation districts in Cambridge and beyond
At UN Climate Change Conference, MIT researchers share insights on implementing climate commitments
Forging ahead on climate action
School of Architecture and Planning will develop curriculum, courses for Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation
MIT to help Dubai launch a new undergraduate institution focused on design
MIT, AMS Institute will collaborate to solve complex urban problems for Amsterdam with the development of autonomous "roboats"
An autonomous fleet for Amsterdam