MIT Initiative on the Environment
Multidisciplinary program, to be led by Susan Solomon, will encourage collaborations among researchers in different fields.
“MIT.nano,” to be built in the heart of campus, will house advanced cleanroom, imaging, and prototyping facilities. Image credit: Wilson Architects
McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
Neuroscience research committed to improving human welfare, communication, and understanding. Image: Steve Dixon, Feng Zhang
Center for Advanced Urbanism
The Center for Advanced Urbanism fosters a rigorous design culture for the large scale by focusing not on the problems of yesterday, but of tomorrow.
MIT alumnus Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel gives major gift to solve urgent challenges in world food and water security, founding the Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab.
MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative
Inspiring change by engaging people in open dialogue around sustainability issues and challenging them to consider their own values.
The mission of the Office of Foundation Relations is to engage private foundations in the work of MIT in order to maximize foundation support to the Institute.