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Social Impact Internships: Kamau Njendu (’26)

Hi there, I’m Kamau, a rising sophomore in course 6-14 (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Economics). This summer, I have been a Social Impact Intern with MassHealth as a Clinical…

Social Impact Internships: Harrison Coleman (’26)

My name is Harrison Coleman and I’m a rising Sophomore at MIT from Birmingham, AL. Thissummer I worked as a Social Impact Intern for the City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office,specifically…

Social Impact Internships: Aron Qiu (’25)

My name is Aron Qiu. I am a rising junior majoring in architecture and finance (Course 4 and 15). As a part of the PKG intern program this summer, I…

PKG Partner Featured in Slice of MIT!

One year after she graduated from MIT with a degree in comparative media studies, Julia Kurnik ’06 joined Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign. She spent two years traveling the country…

PKG Social Impact Internships featured in MIT News!

Salomé Otero ’23 doesn’t mince words about the social impact internship she had in 2022. “It was transformational for me,” she says. Otero, who majored in management with a concentration…

PKG Student, Lauren Higgins (’26) featured by South Boston Neighborhood Development Corporation!

Lauren Higgins hopes to make an impact in the neighborhood during her time as South Boston NDC’s Climate Action summer intern.  “I’m hoping to make something lasting in climate action…

Social Impact Internships: Salomé Otero (’23)

Hi, I am Salomé! I am a current senior in 15-1 (management with a concentration in education analytics); I spend my time studying and researching at the intersection of computer…

Social Impact Internships: Rudiba Laiba (’25)

Hi! I’m Rudiba, a sophomore majoring in Biology (course 7). This IAP, I interned with LAAL NYC. I learned how to analyze data, bookkeep, create surveys to measure impact and…

Social Impact Internships: Nicholas Liu (’26)

Hello! I’m Nicholas, a first-year undergraduate student interested in computer science, data science, and economics. Over IAP, I was a food waste data intern at the World Wildlife Fund, one…

Social Impact Internships: Kieran Dunn (’26)

My name is Kieran Dunn, and I am a freshman at MIT studying Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Over the most recent IAP, I worked as a Peer City Analyst…