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PKG Social Impact Internships: Lucy Kitch Peck (’22)

Finding Hope in Environmental Research I’m Lucy, and I’m a junior completing a dual major in Materials Science and Engineering and Energy Policy. This winter, through the generous help of…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Christina Ta (’22)

What’s in a light? My name is Christina Ta, and I am a junior in Course 20 (Biological Engineering). This IAP, I had the  opportunity to work with Solid State…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Matt Kearney Part IV

Check out Part I, Part II, and Part III of Matt’s experience this summer! — Climate change is currently very political in nature, and no I’m not referring to partisan…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Matthew Kearney Part III

Welcome to Part III from Matthew Kearney’s Summer Fellowship! Read Part II of his work here, and check out Part I of his work here! — As I mentioned in my…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Einat Gavish Part III

Read Part I of Einat’s experience here! Click here to read Part II of Einat’s experience! — Impact: A Story of Complexity I’ve spent much of the last two months…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Shannon Wing, Part III

To read Part I of Shannon’s reflection, click here! Click here to read Part II of Shannon’s experience! — by Shannon Wing When arriving at MIT I was eager to work…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Kelly Wagman, Part II

by Kelly Wagman Just a few months ago, Sidewalk Labs announced it would halt its Quayside project along the Toronto waterfront.[i]Sidewalk Labs, an affiliate of Google, had been planning to…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Matthew Kearney, Part II

Welcome to Part II from Matthew Kearney’s Summer Fellowship! Check out Part I of his work here! — Have you ever had a brilliant idea for a project or business…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Einat Gavish, Part II

To read Part I of Einat’s reflection, click here! — A learning moment: What do I do if no one is telling me what to do? by Einat Gavish Working…

PKG Fellowships 2020: Kelly Wagman, Part I

Playing for Trash: How Human-Robot Collaboration Can Promote Environmentalism  Kelly Wagman This summer, I am working in collaboration with Urban Rivers, a nonprofit based in Chicago (www.urbanriv.org). Urban Rivers has…