Portrait photo of smiling author Toni Morrison.

Finding Ties That Bind

June 24
“I selected these particular readings because I wanted to provide students with a list that didn’t have a logical narrative,” Instructor Wyn Kelley...
Students walking in hallway to class

What to Do on Your Summer Vacation

June 16
The school year has wound down, and summer promises to be a time for recharging batteries and reflecting on how things might go better, or even be...
OCW Educator Project Manager Sarah Hansen celebrates the publication of the 100th “This Course at MIT” page.

100 Reasons to Be Thankful

May 20
OCW reached a new milestone last month with the publication of its 100th This Course at MIT page. The staff marked the occasion with 100 cupcakes (...

Calculus for the Aspiring Mind

May 15
Two MIT mathematics professors have designed a new online series of short introductory calculus courses for high school students and recent graduates...

Trying to understand injustice

April 30
On April 19th, Freddie Gray died after suffering an acute spinal injury while he had been in police custody. The details are still unknown about what...