Diversity Timeline Project
A broad definition of diversity requires a broad look at MIT’s diversity history. To ensure that we adequately represent the depth and breadth of the MIT community, we are undertaking a diversity history project. As a first step in this project, supported by a Graduate Community Fellowship through the Office of the Dean of Graduate Education, we have begun to compile information about diverse constituency groups. The documents linked below are the beginning of this project. They are DRAFT timelines meant to highlight documented milestones and significant events. They are not intended to imply any particular interpretation of these events, but rather to create broader awareness of MIT’s rich history.
Timelines drafted to date: