MIT News Office

Phone: 617-253-2700

About MIT News Office

The MIT News Office is part of the Office of Communications.

What We Do

  • Promote MIT’s research, innovations, teaching and newsworthy events and people to the campus community, the news media and the general public;
  • Communicate Institute announcements;
  • Publish community news for MIT faculty, students, staff and alumni;
  • Provide media services to members of the community, including advice on working with journalists;
  • Respond to media inquiries and interview requests;
  • Assist with film crew requests, including handling all necessary permitting;
  • Handle public relations for major announcements, news conferences and symposia;
  • Provide a public information office in emergencies and crises.

What We Publish