Historian Catherine E. Clark to head MIT Digital Humanities Program

Clark, Associate Professor of History and French Studies, will serve as Director of MIT Digital Humanities starting 1 June, 2022. She is a cultural historian of modern Europe, whose research is concerned with how the visual produces knowledge. As Director of MIT Digital Humanities, she follows Stephanie Frampton, Associate Professor of Classical Literature, who we thank for superb leadership of the program over the past two years.

Posted May 24, 2022

Historian Lerna Ekmekçioğlu to head Womens & Gender Studies

Ekmekçioğlu, the McMillan-Stewart Associate Professor of History and winner of the 2016 Levitan Teaching Award, will succeed Helen Elaine Lee, Professor of Writing, whose many contributions to MIT and MIT-WGS include co-founding the My Sister's Keeper Program. Warmest thanks Helen! Congratulations Lerna!

Posted May 24, 2022

History Lab | 21H.S04

History class led by Associate Professor Sana Aiyar delves into South Asian experience at MIT via oral histories and the Institute Archives/Distinctive Collections

Posted April 14, 2022

Indigeneity at MIT

A Conversation with David Shane Lowry, '03 ('07) Distinguished Fellow in Native American Studies at MIT

Posted November 18, 2021

Honoring Veterans

Military training has existed at MIT since 1865, with more than 12,000 officers commissioned from the Institute. Today, MIT offers U.S. Air Force, Army, and Naval ROTC programs. In honor of Veterans Day, cadets from all three branches present the flag.

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Posted November 10, 2021