Graduate Student Town Hall

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Undergraduate Student Town Hall

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MIT Research Town Hall

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“Cry No More” Performed by Heather Konar (An MIT Community Vigil)

Communications Officer for Graduate Education Heather Konar is joined by her brother Steve, a nurse on the front-lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, and his wife Julie to sing “Cry No More,” by Rhiannon Giddens. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together … Read more “Cry No More” Performed by Heather Konar (An MIT Community Vigil)

Aiyah Josiah-Faeduwor (An MIT Community Vigil)

Graduate student Aiyah Josiah-Faeduwor speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery (Glynn County, GA, … Read more Aiyah Josiah-Faeduwor (An MIT Community Vigil)

An MIT Community Vigil

On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery (Glynn County, GA, February 23), Breonna Taylor (Louisville, March 13) and … Read more An MIT Community Vigil

Chevalier Cleaves (An MIT Community Vigil)

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer for MIT Lincoln Laboratory speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of … Read more Chevalier Cleaves (An MIT Community Vigil)

AudreyRose Wooden (An MIT Community Vigil)

MIT junior AudreyRose Wooden speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery (Glynn County, GA, … Read more AudreyRose Wooden (An MIT Community Vigil)

John H. Dozier (An MIT Community Vigil)

MIT’s Institute Community and Equity Officer (ICEO) John H. Dozier speaks to the MIT Community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the … Read more John H. Dozier (An MIT Community Vigil)

DiOnetta Jones Crayton (An MIT Community Vigil)

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Director of the Office of Minority Education at MIT DiOnetta Jones Crayton speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people … Read more DiOnetta Jones Crayton (An MIT Community Vigil)

Danielle Geathers (An MIT Community Vigil)

MIT Undergraduate Association President Danielle Geathers speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery (Glynn … Read more Danielle Geathers (An MIT Community Vigil)

Corban Swain (An MIT Community Vigil)

Graduate student and poet Corban Swain speaks to the community. On June 2, 2020, the Institute Community and Equity Office at MIT hosted an online vigil to bring the community together in the wake of the recent tragic killings of African American people across the United States — including the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery (Glynn … Read more Corban Swain (An MIT Community Vigil)

A village in Togo is being swallowed by the waves

On Togo’s Baguida Beach, homes have been destroyed by the encroaching ocean. Three-quarters of the population has left, and those who remain struggle to survive on the shrinking sands. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get … Read more A village in Togo is being swallowed by the waves

Louisville Mayor Fires Police Chief Over Fatal Shooting of David McAtee

Kentucky’s governor on Monday called for the release of police video from a deadly shooting in Louisville that took place while police officers and National Guard soldiers were enforcing a curfew amid waves of protests in the city over a previous police shooting. The city’s police chief said the man was killed early Monday while … Read more Louisville Mayor Fires Police Chief Over Fatal Shooting of David McAtee

MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

For the first time, MIT hosted a virtual commencement for the 2020 graduates. Watch the event! (See below for specific segments). Admiral William H. McGraven (scroll —– 00:07:23) MIT Comusica (scroll —– 00:19:53) Peter X. Su PhD ’20 (scroll —– 00:25:30) Nwanacho Nwana ’20 (scroll —– 00:28:11) NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy SM ’00 (scroll —– … Read more MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020