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From freshmen pre-orientation to the Energy Studies Minor to graduate fellowships, we engage students at every level. Our students:

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The Institute’s “mens et manus” philosophy (mind and hand) guides the content of and approaches to teaching and learning energy at MIT.

News

SuperUROP class of 2015 graduates with high accomplishment and promise

SuperUROP class of 2015 graduates with high accomplishment and promise

Chancellor Cynthia Barnhart thanks SuperUROP students for their research and innovation contributions; praises program's quintessential "MIT-ness"

May 26, 2015Read more
Newly tenured engineers

Newly tenured engineers

Thirteen tenure appointments are made in seven of eight academic departments in the School of Engineering

May 20, 2015Read more
Celebrating Earth Day with an eye towards the future

Celebrating Earth Day with an eye towards the future

MIT energy students share their thoughts about Earth Day.

April 22, 2015Read more
3 Questions: Amanda Giang on controlling mercury pollution in India and China

3 Questions: Amanda Giang on controlling mercury pollution in India and China

MIT graduate student studies how a new U.N. treaty could affect mercury emissions from coal power plants in Asia.

April 22, 2015Read more
Emotionally inspired engineering

Emotionally inspired engineering

Fueled by her roots in China, senior Emma Nelson tackles environmental issues with engineering.

April 8, 2015Read more
Bath company helps MIT students with electric car

Bath company helps MIT students with electric car

Vehicle to have composite chassis

March 30, 2015Read more
MIT around the world

MIT around the world

MISTI launches a field-specific training series for the MIT community to provide context for those working and traveling abroad.

March 26, 2015Read more
Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam students participate in White House Science Fair

Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam students participate in White House Science Fair

High-school students from two Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams showcased their invention projects for President Obama at the 2015 White House Science Fair.

March 24, 2015Read more
MIT Students Share Ideas About Water Conservation during Oil and Gas  
Processing on the Global Stage

MIT Students Share Ideas About Water Conservation during Oil and Gas Processing on the Global Stage

Three Sophomores to Represent MIT at BP Ultimate Field Trip National Competition Finals in Houston this April

March 17, 2015Read more

Events

Excitonics Seminar Series

Smaller and Sooner: Accelerating Fusion Energy's Development with Technology and Science Innovation

Undergraduate Energy Seminar Series: Energy Critical Elements-More Precious than Gold

Climate Change and Energy: How Can Young People Take Ownership of Their Future?

Sloan Auto Lab Spring 2015 Seminar Series

Energy UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program) Application Deadline