MIT Community Dialogue series is underway as multi-year research continues.
Students bring the Institute into national conversation about universities and the institution of slavery in the United States.
Findings show founder William Barton Rogers possessed enslaved persons before coming to MIT; research, community dialogue to ensue.
MIT historian Malick Ghachem gets readers and students to look anew at the Atlantic world.
Professor Malick Ghachem discusses how historians contribute to problem-solving by identifying the roots and sources of a problem.
MIT professor Sandy Alexandre studies the literary record to shed light on the history of lynching in the United States.