On Thursday, February 8, approximately 90 MIT Club of Boston members and guests gathered at the Harvard Club of Boston’s Back Bay Clubhouse to enjoy a social hour followed by a talk by MIT Professor and recent McArthur “Genius Grant” winner Regina Barzilay titled “AI in Oncology.” Read a summary of Barzilay's talk by Meghan Jendrysik ‘97, BSS Co-chair.
The Boston Seminar Series (BSS) hosts thought provoking speakers from the MIT community to engage area alumni and students in support of our mission to foster a lifelong intellectual and emotional connection between the Institute and its graduates. This spring, the BSS features MIT faculty and alumni leaders in fields of design, machine learning, oncology, chemistry, neuroscience, the internet of things, urban planning, mechanical engineering. Learn more and save the dates for our spring events:
2.8: Regina Barzilay, Delta Electronics Professor in EECS
3.16: Professor Carlo Ratti, Director MIT Senseable City Lab
4.4: Paula Hammond '84, PhD '93, David H. Koch Chair Professor of Engineering
4.18: Earl Miller, Picower Professor of Neuroscience
5.1: Professor Martin Culpepper SM ’97, PhD ’00 and Whitney Espich, CEO of MITAA
The MIT Club of Boston is looking for motivated volunteers to bring new ideas and energy to leadership positions in professional development, community engagement, finance, and more! Open positions include: Professional Development Chair; Asst. VP for Community Engagement Coordinator; VP for Volunteer Development; Asst. VP of Volunteer Engagement; Asst. VP for Finance; and Clerk and President-Elect.
Explore the full list of available positions and reach out to division leadership to get involved!
The MIT Club of Boston Endowed Scholarship Fund was established on December 2, 1985 by an initial gift of the MIT Club of Boston on November 5, 1985.
The Fund shall be held as an endowment and additions to the Fund may be made at any time by the Club or members. The annual net income of the Fund will be applied to undergraduate financial aid, except that first preference shall be given to undergraduate students who are club member relatives and second preference to Greater Boston residents, in accordance with the student financial aid policies of the Institute.
In establishing the Fund, the MIT Club of Boston recognized the importance of endowed scholarships to support the Institute’s commitment to providing need-based financial aid to undergraduate students.
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Our team of fearless volunteers
Sitting and front row: Lei Jin, Tammy Ngai, Carol Martin, Mindy Garber, Dorothy Curtis
Standing: Natalia Olive, Nacho Fuentes Ribas, Bonny Kellermann,