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PKG Summer 2021 Update
Updated on May 6, 2021 The PKG Center is offering remote opportunities this summer, including Social Impact Internships and work-study opportunities. Check the listings below to learn more about PKG…
IDEAS Alumni Profile: SmartSpout
SmartSpout, a 2014 IDEAS awardee, was recently featured by the University of Toronto Engineering News. IDEAS alumni Natasha Wright and David Meyer (né Taylor) started working on this project when…
DUSP-PKG Fellowships: Allison Hannah Lee, Part I
Allison Hannah Lee is a Master in City Planning candidate at MIT, focused on design and development. During summer 2021 she is partnering with the Community Foundation of North Central…
We’re hiring! Apply to be our Development and Communications Officer
Development and Communications OfficerMIT PKG Center for Public ServiceFull Position Description Job Number: 19794Functional Area: AdministrationDepartment: PKG CenterSchool Area: Chancellor’sEmployment Type: Full-TimeEmployment Category: ExemptVisa Sponsorship Available: No Development and Communications…
PKG Social Impact Internships: MIT Federal Credit Union Press Release
Nathan Liang (‘24), a rising senior majoring in biological engineering, completed a Social Impact Internship with the MIT Federal Credit Union during IAP ‘21. This was the first internship that…
Climate Change in Boston: Social Determinants, Equity & Action
In April, as part of an alternative and virtual spring break initiative, the PKG Center hosted an event called “Climate Change in Boston: Social Determinants, Equity & Action.” The event…
PKG Social Impact Internships: Brindha Rathinasabapathi (’24)
Science & Public Health Policy: Working As A COVID-19 Response Intern About Me: My name is Brindha Rathinasabapathi, and I’m a first year student from Gainesville, FL. I plan on…
Priscilla King Gray Graduate Student Award: Marisa Gaetz (G)
Congratulations to Marisa Gaetz, the 2021 recipient of the graduate student Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service!  Honoring Priscilla King Gray’s contributions to public service at MIT, the award…
2021 Priscilla King Gray Undergraduate Award Recipient: Danielle Grey-Stewart (’21)
Congratulations to Danielle Grey-Stewart, the 2021 recipient of the undergraduate Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service!  Honoring Priscilla King Gray’s contributions to public service at MIT, the award recognizes…
PKG Social Impact Internships: Nabil Khalil (’21)
My name is Nabil Khalil and I am a senior double majoring in Mathematics and Theater Arts, while also doing a double minor in Physics and Finance. Yeah, it be…
PKG Fellow Awele Uwagwu (’21) featured in MIT News
Growing up, Awele Uwagwu’s view of energy was deeply influenced by the oil and gas industry. He was born and raised in Port Harcourt, a city on the southern coast…