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PKG Fellow and IDEAS Alum Andrés Bisonó León Featured in Forbes!
Andrés Bisonó León is the chief executive and founder of SOS Carbon, the 2023 IDEAS Challenge $10,000 grantee. Are you beach-bound this year? Sharks are one issue. But so is…
Social Impact Internships: Mauricio Darcourt (’24)
Hi, I’m Mauricio Darcourt, a 15-2 major at MIT, currently interning with Thinkgive. This small non-profit organization is making a big impact on students’ lives by focusing on social and…
2024 Davis Peace Fellow Victory Yinka-Banjo2024 Davis Peace Fellow Featured in MIT News!
This interview is part of a series from the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science featuring students answering questions about themselves and life at the Institute. Today’s interviewee,…
Social Impact Internships: Riley Contee (’25)
My name is Riley Contee. I’m a Junior in Course 6-2, minoring in BME and Spanish. My PKG social impact internship was with Build Health International on their Medical Oxygen…
Social Impact Internships: Vivian Chinoda (’25)
My name is Vivian Clarissah Chinoda, and I am studying Business Analytics. I ampassionate about the intersection of technology and society; and really thinking about the needs of the latter,…
PKG Fellow Rani Ukhengching Marma Featured by 7000 Languages!
Working through the collaborative platform of 7000 Languages, Rani (Queen) Ukhengching Marma, embarked on a meaningful journey last year by connecting with the Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages. This…
PKG Alum Anushree Chaudhuri featured in MIT News!
Anushree was a Summer 2021 Social Impact Intern and participated in the DUSP-PKG Fellowship program. Read more about their intern experience here! Anushree Chaudhuri has a history of making bold decisions.…
Social Impact Internships: Zach Marinov (’26)
I’m Zach Marinov, a rising sophomore majoring in Computer Science. I did a Social Impact Internship at Massachusetts General Hospital this summer, in particular doing data analysis in the psychiatry…
Social Impact Internships: Sejal Rathi (’26)
My name is Sejal Rathi, and I am a rising sophomore from San Jose, California. I ampursuing a major in Computer Science and Engineering (6-3). I was an intern at…
Social Impact Internships: Sav Lawrence (’24)
Hi, I’m Sav! I’m a rising senior (‘24) majoring in course 7 (biology) and minoring in WGS (women’s + gender studies). This summer, I worked as a research intern at…