MIT Faculty Newsletter

September/October 2021Vol. XXXIV No. 1

Actions We Can Take to Address Misinformation and Safeguard the Freedom of Speech

Following on my March 29, 2021 op-ed in the NYTimes, I have given much thought to addressing the societal challenge presented by misinformation and disinformation.

Immediate Priorities for Housing Justice in the Massachusetts State Legislature

Most MIT faculty tend to pay attention to the federal budget, which funds NIH, NSF, DOE, and other major granting agencies. However, thousands of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty are also impacted by decisions made by our state legislature.

Booster Recommendations and the Delta Variant

There has been a great deal of confusion and concern around getting an additional dose of CoViD-19 vaccine.