Aims to reduce carbon emissions through changes in procurement, waste tracking, airline travel, and other areas of operation.
School of Architecture and Planning creates Climate Action Plan
Visionary astronautics researcher, explorer, and expert on human adaptation to space will lead the Institute’s world-renowned research center.
Dava Newman named director of MIT Media Lab
MIT’s design minor and major programs give rise to polymath students with design skills they can apply to any field.
Design in a major key
MIT offers over 120 undergraduate classes related to sustainability, a sign of growing student and faculty interest in the environmental impacts of their fields.
Climate and sustainability classes expand at MIT
A project with the Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism is changing the model for how cities address civic growth, community engagement, equitable climate resilience, and environmental justice.
Finding common ground in Malden
Andres Sevtsuk’s new work estimates foot traffic in cities — so planners and developers can study the flow of people, not just vehicles.
Counting pedestrians to make pedestrians count