the Spouses & Partners blog

September 29, 2022
Want to connect with families that have kids the same age as yours? Want to meet people in your neighborhood? Tired of having to be on multiple email...
September 14, 2022
During the pandemic, MIT locked the doors to most buildings. The only people who could enter those buildings were people who had to go to their offices or labs. Now MIT opening up again. Some areas of the campus are open to anyone; other buildings are still locked. This process is ongoing. MIT is...
February 17, 2022
Back in 2005, I had the great fortune to visit the Bechtel International Center at Stanford University and to meet their Adviser to International Families, Gwyn Dukes. One of the things that impressed me most was the Spouse Education Fund offered by the Community Committee for International...
February 3, 2022
Back in 2008, the members of MIT Spouses & Partners Connect read and discussed Jhumpa Lahiri's novel The Namesake together. This year, MSPC wants to invite you to read this book again or for the first time. Our plan is to read one chapter per week, starting on January 31st. Jennifer Recklet...