Look for exciting changes when you visit the MIT Alumni Association’s website. With new software behind the Infinite Connection, the Online Alumni Directory has a new look and expanded options. You can enrich your profile with non-MIT degrees, find other alumni in your club area, and add feeds from Facebook, LinkedIn, and Flickr. Find out what you can do by logging in to the Infinite Connection: alum.mit.edu/ic.
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