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The true and only practicable object of a polytechnic school is, as I conceive, the teaching, not of the minute details and manipulations of the arts, which can be done only in the workshop, but the inculcation of those scientific principles which form the basis and explanation of them, and along with this, a full and methodical review of all their leading processes and operations in connection with physical laws.
Inthe proceeds from land sales went toward new buildings in the Back Bay. Smith" who helped maintain MIT's independence Inthe MIT administration and the MIT charter crossed the Charles River on the ceremonial barge Bucentaur built for the occasion,   to signify MIT's move to a spacious new campus largely consisting of filled land on a mile-long tract along the Cambridge side of the Charles River.
Bosworth  and had been funded largely by anonymous donations from a mysterious "Mr. Smith", starting in In Januarythe donor was revealed to be the industrialist George Eastman of Rochester, New Yorkwho had invented methods of film production and processing, and founded Eastman Kodak.
The report comprehensively reviewed the undergraduate curriculum, recommended offering a broader education, and warned against letting engineering and government-sponsored research detract from the sciences and humanities.
Previously marginalized faculties in the areas of economics, management, political science, and linguistics emerged into cohesive and assertive departments by attracting respected professors and launching competitive graduate programs.
Johnson and Jerome Wiesner between and InVannevar Bush was appointed head of the federal Office of Scientific Research and Development and directed funding to only a select group of universities, including MIT.
The work done there significantly affected both the war and subsequent research in the area.
We might call it a university limited in its objectives but unlimited in the breadth and the thoroughness with which it pursues these objectives. A report noted the lack of "any great slackening in the pace of life at the Institute" to match the return to peacetime, remembering the "academic tranquility of the prewar years", though acknowledging the significant contributions of military research to the increased emphasis on graduate education and rapid growth of personnel and facilities.
By the s, MIT no longer simply benefited the industries with which it had worked for three decades, and it had developed closer working relationships with new patrons, philanthropic foundations and the federal government. Peiwith an extension right of photo designed by Fumihiko Maki opened in March MIT has kept pace with and helped to advance the digital age.
In addition to developing the predecessors to modern computing and networking technologies,   students, staff, and faculty members at Project MACthe Artificial Intelligence Laboratoryand the Tech Model Railroad Club wrote some of the earliest interactive computer video games like Spacewar!
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The announcement further stated that "Future recipients of the award will include those whose contributions exceed the boundaries of their profession, those who have contributed to building bridges across the community, and those who consistently and selflessly perform acts of kindness".
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