In an article for Technology Review, Mike Tarkanian describes the process of making approximately 150 medallions for Commencement each year, a labor of love for all concerned.
MIT remembers Sean Collier
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 8:00pm
As the anniversaries of the Boston Marathon bombings and the tragic death of Officer Sean Collier approach, MIT is taking time to remember. A team of MIT faculty, students, staff, and alums will be running the Marathon to raise money for the Collier Fund.
Polymer Day winners
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 8:00pm
Our friends at PPST sponsored a great Polymer Day yesterday! Many thanks to them for all their hard work.
2014 Polymer Day Poster Contest WINNERS:
GRAND PRIZE: Dr. Eilaf Ahmed (Swager Group/Chemistry)
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 8:00pm
Each year, DMSE gives its graduating students (grad and undergrads) a cast bronze medallion of the MIT seal. These medallions are entirely prepared, cast and finished by students in the DMSE Foundry (8-014) using the lost wax/investment casting process. All are welcome to help.
US News and World Report rankings released
Monday, March 10, 2014 - 8:00pm
MIT and DMSE are again ranked first by the annual US News and World Report ranking of graduate programs. MIT is first for Engineering, and DMSE is first for materials science.
MIT and DMSE rated first by QS World University Rankings
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
We're pleased and honored that QS World University Rankings has again rated our program first world-wide. For the third edition of the QS World University Rankings by
US News and World Report Grad Rankings Released
Monday, March 9, 2015 - 8:00pm
We are very proud to again be ranked first in US News and World Report materials engineering graduate programs.