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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: Katelyn Downey (’21)

My name is Katie Downey, and I am a course 7 senior with an interest in public health. This IAP, I had the opportunity to work with The Phoenix, a…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Juliet Liao (’23)

Juliet Liao is a sophomore from Westchester, NY. She is studying Mathematics and Computer Science, as well as pursuing a minor in Energy Studies. She has spent her IAP working…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Ji Min Lee (’21|4-Arch)

While looking for something quick to do over IAP I found out about PKG Social Impact Internships. I wanted to do work specifically related to the community around me, and…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Isabella Gándara (’24)

My name is Isabella Gándara, and I am currently a freshman at MIT, prospectively majoring in Course 20. For IAP, I had the opportunity to complete a Social Impact Internship…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Emily Fang (’23)

Redefining “Health” at the Conservation Law Foundation My time at the Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) has pushed me to think about what a healthy neighborhood looks like, and how we…

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 Social Impact Internships: Aviva Intveld (’23)

World Wildlife Fund: Moore Grant Food Commodities GHG Project The work I am currently doing at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) revolves around the palm oil supply chain: documenting the greenhouse…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Alex Kolade Paul-Ajuwape (’22)

The Satisfaction of Impactful Work Hi I’m Alex and I am a junior studying mechanical engineering. Other than my love for sport, I am really passionate about sustainability and looking…

PKG Social Impact Internships: Andrea Arias (’22)

The Importance of User-Friendly Tech My name is Andrea, and I am a Junior studying Math with Computer Science with a minor in Womens’ and Gender Studies at MIT. This…