Tags Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

MIT, tech firms seek to improve AI's energy efficiency

by Emily Bamforth

MIT formed a research team to determine if hardware that runs AI systems can be made more energy-efficient.

MIT reinstates SAT and ACT requirements to help predict student success

by Emily Bamforth

MIT will once again require prospective students to submit SAT or ACT scores after a two-year pause prompted by the pandemic.

Education secretary urges SXSW EDU audience to ‘rethink higher education’

by Wyatt Kash

Betsy DeVos and a panel of entrepreneurs highlight need for more agile ways to meet students’ needs.

Campuses embrace cryptocurrency courses following value spike

by Ryan Johnston

Classrooms across the globe have begun to include blockchain and bitcoin into their legal, business and engineering curricula.

Colleges and universities see an uptick in denial-of-service attacks

by Richard W. Walker

The good news: Higher education is not high on the list of targets by criminal actors.

MIT dean Christine Ortiz talks about her vision for new university

by Corinne Lestch

Christine Ortiz sat down with EdScoop at SXSWedu to outline her goals for a new type of university.

Higher ed innovation dominates first day of SXSWedu

by Corinne Lestch

Deans of universities who are focused on how technology and data can help student performance spoke Monday at the annual edtech conference.

Suits against Harvard, MIT spotlight flaws in closed captions

by Corinne Lestch

The prestigious schools serve as examples of a widespread problem across industries and sectors that fail to caption their online content, advocates say.