• Julie Soriero Receives the 2018 NCAA President's Pat Summitt Award
    January 18, 2018
    On Thursday afternoon at the NCAA Convention in Indianapolis, MIT director of athletics Julie Soriero was presented with the 2018 NCAA President’s Pat Summitt Award by NCAA President Mark Emmert.
  • Julie Soriero to Receive 2018 NCAA President's Pat Summitt Award
    January 11, 2018
    Julie Soriero, athletics director at MIT, will be the 2018 recipient of the NCAA President’s Pat Summitt Award, making her the first Division III administrator and second person overall to receive the honor. Soriero will accept the award Jan. 18 at the 2018 NCAA Convention in Indianapolis.
  • Parking Update: New Parking Options For Z-Center/Johnson Events
    December 11, 2017
    Cambridge, Mass. (December 11) -- With the permanent closure of the West Garage on Vassar Street on December 11, 2017 to begin construction of the new campus dorm, the parking options for MIT Athletic events and other activities in the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center and the Johnson Athletic Center have changed.
  • Carrie Sampson Moore Honored by the University of Minnesota
    November 30, 2017
    MIT Director of Physical Education Carrie Sampson Moore recently received the “Distinguished Alumni Award” from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. The award was established in 2010 and is selected from over 70,000 alumni, honoring alumni who have brought distinction to their professions and communities. The event, which honors just 25 alumni each year, took place at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota campus.
  • Where Are They Now? Sam Jasinski `08 - Football
    April 27, 2017
    Name: Sam Jasinski `08 Sport: Football Major: Course 2 (Mechanical Engineering) Current Place of Employment: Navigant Consulting, Inc.
  • Engineers Currently 10th in Latest Learfield Director's Cup Standings
    April 05, 2017
    Cleveland, Ohio (April 5) -- In the most recent Learfield Directors’ Cup standings, MIT is currently 10th overall nationally with a total of 471.75 points through the 2016-2017 winter season. The Engineers are again the top-ranked program from the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC).
  • Where Are They Now? Jesse Heines '70 - Swimming and Diving
    December 20, 2016
    As part of a new monthly segment, MIT's Communications, Promotions and Marketing team will be bringing you a series titled, "Where Are They Now". Where Are They Now will highlight former MIT student-athletes from all 33 varsity sports, asking questions that dive a little bit deeper into each individual's time as a student-athlete and how those experiences shaped their current professions.
  • DAPER Hosts Student-Athlete First-Year Welcome Event
    September 16, 2016
    Cambridge, Mass. (September 16) -- The MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) recently held its First-Year Welcome Back event in the Johnson Ice Rink, where all first-year student-athletes were welcomed by the department.
  • Register Today for the 2016 MIT Golf Outing!
    August 18, 2016
    Cambridge, Mass. (August 18) -- MIT and the Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) will be holding the 2016 MIT Golf Outing on Tuesday, October 4th at Pound Ridge Golf Club in Pound Ridge, N.Y. This marks the fourth straight year the event has been held at Pound Ridge, which is rated the #1 Open-worthy public course in New York by Golf Magazine.
  • Check Out the Latest Summer Facility Renovation Projects!
    August 11, 2016
    Cambridge, Mass. (August 11) -- In a busy summer for the MIT Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER), there have been a number of substantial facility improvements that began late in the spring and should be completed by the end of August.
  • Ken Johnson, Jr. Selected as MIT’s Director of Communications, Promotions and Marketing
    June 29, 2016
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – MIT Department Head and Director of Athletics Julie Soriero announced the hiring of Ken Johnson, Jr. as Director of Communications, Promotions and Marketing for the Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER). Johnson joins the MIT staff after five years at Assumption College.
  • MIT Finishes Sixth in Final 2015-16 Division III Directors’ Cup Standings
    June 09, 2016
    CLEVELAND, Ohio – A strong season by several spring sports was enough to propel MIT to a sixth-place finish in the final 2015-16 Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings released by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA). The ranking marked the fourth consecutive year the Engineers have claimed a spot in the top 10.