MIT Faculty Newsletter

November/December 2020Vol. XXXIII No. 2

Editorial
The Suri and Fisher Reports on Outside Gifts

The establishment of the Ad Hoc Faculty Committee on Guidelines for Outside Engagements (“Suri Committee”) and the Ad Hoc Faculty Committee to Review MIT Gift Processes (“Fisher Committee”) came as a response . . .

Teach Talk
Moving Abruptly Online: What it was like for Faculty and for Students

Like so many institutions around the world, MIT made the abrupt transition to online teaching in the midst of the pandemic, thrusting all 1,251 of its spring 2020 courses online in late March.

MIT’s Plan for the Spring Semester

On November 2, 2020, I wrote to the MIT community to share our current plan for the spring semester.