February 1, 2017


Ekmekçioğlu and Bilal awarded grant in support of Armenian feminism project
The Gulbenkian Foundation of Portugal has awarded MIT historian Lerna Ekmekçioğlu and MIT visiting scholar Melissa Bilal a $20,000 grant in support of their book and a

January 31, 2017

"Roman Warships in Experiment:  Reconstruction and Sailing Tests"
Hans Moritz Günther, Kavli Institute for Astrophysics & Space Research, MIT

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
4 PM
Marlar Lounge, 37-252

January 11, 2017

IAP in Ancient Greece January 2017

Building on the success of ten prior seasons of the IAP in Ancient Italy/Greece  program, the MIT History Faculty and MT Concourse will again offer to between 10 and 15 MIT undergraduate a first-hand experience of Greek art and archeology in the settings

January 7, 2017

On December 2, 2016 Philip S. Khoury received a Doctorate of Humanities Honoris Causa from Earth University in Costa Rica where he delivered the commencement address.

December 19, 2016

2017 IAP

Handset Printing at the Beaver Press Print Shop

Jeffrey Ravel, Professor and Head of History, Anne McCants, Professor of History and Director of Concourse

Jan/18Wed01:00PM-04:00PMBarker Library, Signup; link below.

December 14, 2016

"Broken Promises: Excluding Filipino Veterans from the 1944 GI Bill"
katrina quisumbing king, MIT Visiting Scholar

December 14, 2016
1pm - 2 pm

katrina quisumbing king is a pre-doctoral fellow in the History Section. katrina is a doctoral candidate in the

December 7, 2016

Ancient and Medieval Studies Colloquium

"Cosmogony and Music: The Banquet Song of Iopas in Virgil's Aeneid"

Evan MacCarthy, Assistant Profeossor of Musicology, West Virginia University

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
5:15 pm in 14E-304

December 6, 2016