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Biopic Released of PKG Fellow Srikanth Bolla: ‘Srikanth’!

Srikanth Bolla received multiple PKG Fellowships during his time at MIT, including one to pilot the company that grew into Bollant Industries. The following review was written by Deepa Gahlot.…

PKG Social Impact Intern Cindy Xie Featured in MIT News!

Cindy Xie was a PKG Social Impact Intern during Summer 2021. Cindy a Food Sustainability and Food Justice Policy Intern for the World Wildlife Fund. Read more about Cindy’s internship…

2023 Davis Projects for Peace Fellow Wilhem Hector Featured by MIT Campaign for a Better World!

Wilhem Hector (’25) was awarded the 2023 Davis Projects for Peace Fellowship and the recipient of the 2023 PKG Public Service Award. Read more about Wilhem’s experience and service here!…

IDEAS Alum BendShelters Awarded $25K Grant by FIRE at MITdesignX!

BendShelters was a finalist at the 2024 MIT PKG IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge. BentShelters provides sustainable, modular, and easily deployable bamboo shelters for displaced populations in Myanmar, a Southeast Asian…

IDEAS Alum TOPPA Wins 2024 MITdesignX ‘Most Impactful Venture’!

TOPPA was a finalist in the 2024 PKG IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge! TOPPA goal is to empower millions of wheelchair users nationwide with the technology to take care of their…

PKG IAP:Health Alum Charvi Sharma Awarded a 2024 Fulbright Fellowship!

Charvi Sharma (’24) participated in the PKG IAP:Health program and worked on the resources team of Boston Medical Center’s Autism Program. Read more about Charvi’s experience here! Eleven MIT undergraduates, graduate…

PKG Intern Daisy Wang Featured in MIT News!

Growing up in the Boston suburbs, MIT senior Daisy Wang spent her spare time upside down underwater, dancing with her competitive artistic swimming team.  “It feels like you and your…

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…

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.…