All Programs and Projects

Browse the programs and projects below to get a glimpse of what MIT faculty, students, and alumni are doing around the globe.


Electronic Posture Monitoring to Treat Scoliosis

This project aims to help scoliosis patients to control their spinal alignment via posture-monitoring electronics, potentially avoiding more traumatic therapeutic approaches.

Emile Bustani Middle East Seminar

The annual Bustani Seminar invites experts on the Middle East to MIT to present recent research findings on politics, society and culture, and economic and technological development in the region.

Empowering the Teachers

Aiming to foster innovation in science and engineering education, this program invites upcoming African academics to spend a semester at MIT studying curricula development and content delivery.

Erase the Border

This project tells the story of the Tohono O'odham people, whose town has been divided by a fence on the US-Mexico border, in order to research the potential of voice and media petitions for civic discourse.

Evaluating HIV/AIDS Education in Cameroon

This study aims to test if young girls in Cameroon are responsive to an HIV/AIDS education program and determine how different factors contribute to the success of such programs.

Evaluating Secondary School Scholarships in Ghana

In this ongoing study in Ghana, researchers are evaluating the effect of secondary school scholarships on enrollment and long-term employment and health outcomes.