Chin takes the $100,000 grand prize, surpassing 14 on-air contestants and thousands of applicants from colleges around the U.S.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation awards MIT, University College London, and University of Kansas $17.6M for development and production of low-cost vaccines.
New members have made advances in artificial skin, wireless communications, nanotechnology, hydrology, and cancer treatment.
A $20 million gift from Lisa Yang and Hock Tan ’75 SM ’75 will catalyze multidisciplinary autism research.
Made from hydrogel, robots may one day assist in surgical operations, evade underwater detection.
A new advising seminar incorporates making and other types of hands-on learning to enhance first-year required courses.