Events – 2020

Justin Reich

Justin Reich, “Failure to Disrupt: Why Technology Alone Can’t Transform Education”

Thursday, September 24, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Exploring the recent history of large scale learning technologies to explain why technology provides such uneven support—useful in some contexts but not others, to some people but not others—to learners.

MLK Scholars for 2020-2021

Welcoming our 2020-2021 MLK Visiting Professors & Scholars

Wednesday, September 16 @ 12:00pm EST

Zoom link provided upon registration

Join us in celebrating the virtual arrival of our new colleagues.


Managing for Economic and Social Justice

Monday August 31 @ 6:00 pm EST


 The first event in a speaker series called “Redefining Management: Leadership for Social Progress in Troubling Times"

Learning objectives: awareness, knowledge, skills, action

MIT's Day of Dialogue

August 5, 2020 - This event may have ended, but the conversation is far from over.

Click this event to access resources from the day!


Submit photos by Monday, June 29th @ 12:00 pm EST

Code Switching at Work

Thursday, June 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST

Via Zoom

A deeper exploration of the intersectionality of identity, culture, and power. 

graduates applauding

MIT Commencement 2020

Friday, May 29 @ 12:00 pm EST

Live Webcast

To honor the incredible hard work and accomplishments of our graduating students, Commencement 2020 will occur in two parts.

Lavender Graduation logo

Virtual Lavender Graduation 2020

Wednesday, May 27 @ 5:00 pm

Virtual Program

Please join LBGTQ+ Services in celebrating our graduating LBGTQ+ students in a virtual lavender graduation.  All are welcome to attend. 

MLK Scholars Farewell Celebration Flyer May 27

MLK Visiting Professors and Scholars Virtual Farewell

May 27, 2020 @ 1:00 pm EST

Via Zoom

Join the MIT community in thanking our 2019-2020 MLK Visiting Professors and Scholars.

Black Graduate Celebration Flyer

Virtual Black Graduate Celebration 2020

Saturday, May 23 @ 2:00 pm

Virtual Event

Please join us to acknowledge the accomplishments of all Class of 2020 graduates, both undergraduates and graduate students.