MIT Faculty Newsletter

September/October 2022Vol. XXXV No. 1

Lessons on Governance from Yale

A recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education by Len Gutkin, "The Review: The Report Yale Doesn't Want You to See" (August 22, 2022) is very illuminating about how oversized, overpaid, and opaque the top administration is at Yale.

Encourage Your Students to Vote

In 1998, the Higher Education Act was amended to require universities to make a good faith effort to encourage student voter registration.

Faculty and Staff Views on the Choice of the Next MIT President: A Recap of Last Spring’s Faculty Newsletter Zoom Forum

On May 24, 2022, the Faculty Newsletter hosted a Zoom forum on the selection of the next president of MIT. Following is an abbreviated version of that presentation.