the Spouses & Partners blog

December 14, 2016
Introducing the MIT Spouses & Partners Connect luggage tag! My greatest hope is that the things you learn at MIT will support and carry you...
November 15, 2016
  What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness?John Steinbeck Winter is coming and I know that some of you are just dreading it. It’s your first winter in Boston, and you’ve heard all of the horror stories, especially of the 2014-2015 record setting snowfall....
June 9, 2016
-By Marinagrazia Bisogno- On the 7th of May MIT celebrated the 100th anniversary of its move from Boston to Cambridge with a day of events and a parade; all the MIT community was invited to cross the Charles river to recall that moment. Spouses & Partners members joined other MIT groups and...
June 7, 2016
"In a world that values the primacy of work,   the most common question that we ask and get asked is "What do you do?" Brene Brown "The Gifts of Imperfection" Recently I had the delightful experience of having a postdoc introduce himself to me as the spouse of an MIT spouse. I love how they turned...