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Campus - History / Archeology - 07.03.2023

History / Archeology - Event - 01.03.2023

Campus - History / Archeology - 28.02.2023

Career - History / Archeology - 27.02.2023

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 27.02.2023

Campus - History / Archeology - 26.02.2023

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 23.02.2023

History / Archeology - 22.02.2023
Celebrating the high-speed photography of late MIT Harold ’Doc’ Edgerton
At a recent MIT Edgerton Center event, Professor J. Kim Vandiver shared the story of his mentor, a beloved educator at the Institute.

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 14.02.2023

History / Archeology - 08.02.2023
Arts and humanities, the melting pot of the 20th century Catalan culture
Arts and humanities, the melting pot of the 20th century Catalan culture
Cultura The book La Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres de la Universitat de Barcelona (1902-1973).

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 08.02.2023

History / Archeology - 07.02.2023

Environment - History / Archeology - 02.02.2023
Evolution of wheat spikes since the Neolithic revolution
Evolution of wheat spikes since the Neolithic revolution
Recerca Around 12,000 years ago, the Neolithic revolution radically changed the economy, diet and structure of the first human societies in the Fertile Crescent of the Near East. With the beginning of the cultivation of cereals —such as wheat and barley— and the domestication of animals, the first cities emerged in a new social context marked by a productive economy.

Administration - History / Archeology - 12.01.2023

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 09.01.2023

History / Archeology - Architecture - 09.01.2023
Living the history of Cairo
Living the history of Cairo
Nasser Rabbat's new book explores the life and legacy of al-Maqrizi, Egypt's most influential historian.

Campus - History / Archeology - 21.12.2022

Computer Science - History / Archeology - 20.12.2022

Materials Science - History / Archeology - 16.12.2022
Emeritus Robert Balluffi, multifaceted materials scientist, dies at 98
Researcher with broad expertise in an interdisciplinary field saw combat in World War II. Robert W. Balluffi, professor emeritus in the MIT Department of Materials Science and Engineering (DMSE), died Dec.

History / Archeology - 13.12.2022

History / Archeology - 06.12.2022
Q&A: Pouya Alimagham on the protest movement in Iran
Women and girls are at the forefront of the uprising, which is rooted in Iranians' long struggle for freedom, notes the MIT historian.

History / Archeology - 22.11.2022
U-M surveys reveals five patterns in consumer responses to inflation
People are scaling back their spending habits and changing attitudes toward saving and borrowing after a year and a half of high inflation, according to a special report from the University of Michigan's Surveys of Consumers. Consumers reported an all-time low of consumer sentiment this summer. By October 2022, year-ahead inflation expectations were 5% and long-run expectations were 2.

Campus - History / Archeology - 18.11.2022
Uncovering the rich connections between South Asia and MIT
Uncovering the rich connections between South Asia and MIT
Showcased in a new exhibit, student research explores the long history of South Asians at the Institute.

History / Archeology - 14.11.2022
ISR, partners conduct first national study of public libraries’ Black History Month programming
Researchers from the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan have received a $750,000 research grant to conduct a survey of Black History Month programming in public libraries across the country.

History / Archeology - Innovation - 09.11.2022
’Ballet des Porcelaines’ at MIT
A contemporary reinterpretation of an 18th century ballet reveals the fragility of orientalist fantasies.

Campus - History / Archeology - 09.11.2022

Campus - History / Archeology - 07.11.2022

Campus - History / Archeology - 04.11.2022

Environment - History / Archeology - 20.10.2022

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 14.10.2022
New edition of the Mesopotamian classic Epic of Gilgamesh , by two IPOA lecturers
New edition of the Mesopotamian classic Epic of Gilgamesh , by two IPOA lecturers
Cultura Researchers Adelina Millet and Lluís Feliu, members of the Institute of Ancient Near East Studies (IPOA) of the University of Barcelona, have published a new edition of the Epic of Gilgamesh , the oldest literary epic and a classic in universal literature. Recent archaeological findings led to an update of the Epic, of which a first edition was published in Catalan in 2007.

History / Archeology - Architecture - 04.10.2022

Campus - History / Archeology - 04.10.2022