Upcoming Club Events

Dining Club - June 2017 Tue, Jun 27

Save the date for MITCOB's June dining club outing to Buttermilk & Bourbon in Back Bay, downtown Boston. Come sample Hell's Kitchen alum and celebrity chef, Jason Santos' New Orleans-inspired Southern cuisine. See why Buttermilk & Bourbon is one of the hottest new restaurants of 2017. Space is very limited, so RSVP now! There may be a waiting list due to the limited reservation size.

Innovation Networking with MIT Postdocs Wed, Jul 12

MITCOB and the MIT Postdoctoral Association is excited to announce a joint networking evening to strengthen links between current MIT Postdocs and MIT alumni. Come socialize with MIT Postdocs and fellow alumni, share your ideas and expand your professional network. Admission: $5 (member) / $7 (non-member). Ticket includes one drink ticket and appetizers. Space is limited. RSVP now!


Summer Sailing 2017 (early afternoon) Sat, Jul 15

Come sail with the MIT Club of Boston!
Saturday, July 15 from 12:30pm - 4pm  

Enjoy lunch and sailing in a lynx catboat in a friendly, sociable, supportive environment with a sailing instructor on board. For those with some sailing experience, there is also an option to sail in Tech Dinghies. End with a social hour.


Summer Sailing 2017 (late afternoon) Sat, Jul 15

Come sail with the MIT Club of Boston!
Saturday, July 15 from 3:15pm - 7pm

Enjoy a social hour and sailing in a lynx catboat in a friendly, sociable, supportive environment with a sailing instructor on board. For those with some sailing experience, there is also an option to sail in Tech Dinghies. End with a cook-out at the MIT Sailing Pavilion.


Drumlin Farm Sat, Sep 30

Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary, Lincoln, MA

Come join fellow alums and family members for a fun volunteer activity at the Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary. Ages 10 and up are welcome. Drumlin Farm is both a wildlife sanctuary and working farm located in Lincoln, MA. Sitting on 206 acres, there are 4 miles of hiking trails with a view of the greater Boston area, as well as the Audubon Shop.

Volunteers will learn about Drumlin Farm's growing techniques as you help their farmers with classic field tasks.

Please bring a bag lunch to enjoy in the picnic area from 12:30pm - 1:30pm before the volunteer activity begins.

Volunteers are welcome to visit the farmyard before or after the chores, and walk the hiking trails.

Free for MIT Club of Boston members and members of their family; $5/person for non-members.

Space is limited to 20 people, so sign up now!

New and Noteworthy

Volunteers Needed

The MITCOB is seeking volunteers for leadership positions. Please see information at Vacant Positions.


MIT Museum Director of Technology & Digital Strategy position

The Director of Technology & Digital Strategy is responsible for all aspects of technology operations, including strategic planning for the current Museum as well as the new Museum in the Kendall Gateway, technical implementation, and budget preparation and management. The Director of Technology & Digital Strategy reports to the Museum Director and is a member of the senior management team.

MITCOB Scholarship Fund

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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Affiliate Events

Sat, Apr 08 2017
MIT All Sports Summer Day Camp - Registration Open: June-Aug.
Amplify your child’s summer with MIT All Sports Summer Day Camp, where children are encouraged to learn a variety of new skills while working together in an inclusive environment.


Sat, May 20 2017
Both/And: A Quantum Physics Play (weekend afternoons) thru Aug. 6th
Both/And is an inventive one-act play by Patrick Gabridge, written to accompany the Museum's exhibition, Cosmic Bell. Part comedy, part poetry, and all inquiry into a major scientific experiment taking place right now, the play seeks to explain the basic tenets of quantum physics. 


Tue, Jun 13 2017
Support MIT INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVES thru July 1st
MISTI sent its first students to Japan in 1983 and the program continues to serve MIT and her students in over 25 locations around the world each year. The deadline for the MISTI crowdfunding is July 1.


Mon, Jun 26 2017
The Boston Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network Happy Hour

The Boston Innovation and Entrepreneurship Network (BIEN) is hosting its FIFTH happy hour @ Aeronaut Brewery. Come meet fellow MIT and Sloan Alumni, and Sloan Summer Interns interested in entrepreneurship and innovation. The goal will be to continue momentum from past events and deepen ties within the group.


Thu, Jun 29 2017
Success Factors for University Partnerships
This seminar will present findings and insights from a multi-year research project and forthcoming book where 10 leading companies share how they strive for excellence in university-industry collaboration.  Co-hosted by the MIT Lab for Innovation Science and Policy and the MIT Innovation Initiative.