About the magazine



Soundings Magazine 

From the Office of Deborah Fitzgerald
Kenan Sahin Dean 

MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

4-212, 4-240
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, Massachusetts



Editor | Art Director
Communications Director

Emily Hiestand

Contributing Writers
Lynda Morgenroth
Kathryn O'Neill
Teresa Pease

Stephanie Schorow
Sarah Wright

Contributing Photographers 
Richard Howard 
Jonathan Sachs
Ilavenil Subbiah 

Design Consultant
Print edition 
Ilavenil Subbiah

Web Consultants
Jonathan Sachs
Robert Wilt

Staff Assistance
Stephanie Muto
Kerry Ducharme
Linda Malouf

Anne Marie Michel 
Assistant Dean for Development

Additional Photography
Marc B. Jones
Justin Knight

Graham Ramsay 
Christine Southworth 

Peter Urban 
iStock Photo
Getty Images


Soundings Magazine publishes writerly articles about 
the exciting research and community of the School. 
etters are welcome.

For daily School news and events, visit
NewsCalendar, and MIT News.  

To learn more about the School's research, visit 
Research Portfolio.  


Soundings, Spring 2010