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Vrajesh Y. Modi ’11, SM ’15, MBA ’15 spent his whole academic career at MIT learning the importance of using engineering to solve problems. After numerous internships, including General Electric and McKensey & Company, he's turning his problem solving skills into a newfound business consulting passion, as the newest alumni leader in the MIT Corporation. http://bit.ly/2bELTNt
MIT taught Vrajesh Y. Modi how to solve complex problems. Now he’s returning the favor as the newest young alumni member of the MIT Corporation.
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These temporary tattoos create an interface directly on your skin: http://bit.ly/2b3MXxj MIT Media Lab's Cindy Hsin-Liu Kao shares her wearable tech invention.
Temporary tattoos are more than just a fashion statement thanks to the Media Lab—the new DuoSkin project turn them into electronic devices.
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Tina Srivastava ’09, SM ’12, PhD ’15 explains how her love for airplanes and her goal of becoming an astronaut has led her to cofound a company that focuses on the Internet of Things http://bit.ly/2bapojY
MIT alumna Tina Srivastava is an accomplished pilot, aspiring astronaut, and architect who is helping to secure cars and homes with “smart” capabilities.
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MIT ALC is only a month away. Register now to see how MIT is making a better world. http://bit.ly/2aVSL9l
The 2016 MIT Alumni Leadership Conference, which takes place Sept. 23–24 on MIT’s campus, will feature presentations and conversations with a collection of interdisciplinary researchers whose…
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Imagine a scenario where you're wandering through a park, and your iPhone battery is about to die. With no outlet nearby, you start to worry. MIT startup Soofa has ended these concerns in cities in 18 states in 5 coutries by providing solar-powered benches that charge smartphones. http://bit.ly/2b3eQjY
Bringing big data to parks – see how this outdoor urban furniture will transform our outdoor spaces while charging your cell phone.
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Artist, musician, and architect Christopher Janney SM '78 has found a way to blend musical instruments and architecture. His latest project is an interactive 7-by-32-foot wall at a Cambridge public school that produces light, harmonic tones, and indigenous bird songs in response to touch. http://bit.ly/2b7Fhqd
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Peggy Liu ’90 has used her background in management, consulting, software, and venture capital to integrate sustainable energy policies in China.Lean how her non-profit, Joint U.S.-China Collaboration on Clean Energy (JUCCCE), has changed power grids and even nutritional habits. http://bit.ly/2bICkvq
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Laurel Taylor MBA ’15, was a straight A student in high school , but many competitive universities were financially out of reach. She wants to address the student-debt burden through FutureFuel, a company she founded that matches employers offering debt-relief benefits to students who can fill high-demand jobs in STEM and management. http://bit.ly/2bxi2bh
Laurel Taylor MBA ’15 founded FutureFuel.io, an online marketplace that enrolls employers offering debt-relief benefits to young professionals.
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From MIT to leading Disney's acquisition of Pixar, learn how Kevin Mayer '84 made the jump from electrical engineering to media executive http://bit.ly/2aXKCj1
As a mechanical engineering student at MIT, Kevin Mayer couldn’t have imagined that someday he’d be chief strategy officer for Disney.
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Sajoy Mahajan is enjouraging students to be less dependent on calculators to solve equations. Check out his xTalk, "The Art of Insight" to learn why he thinks it's more important to understand how the answer was solved rather than simply knowing the answer. http://bit.ly/2b1fiRB
Sanjoy Mahajan sees a general trend of pragmatism in the United States, with students wishing to just solve the problem without asking the essential how or why.
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Myra Strober PhD ’69, a renowned expert on women in the workforce, has some advice for women in this podcast. She discusses why a woman's choice to leave the workplace should be a family decision, as well as recollections from her new book, "Sharing the Work." http://bit.ly/2bbQol4
Labor economist Myra Strober PhD ’69 has fought for gender equality at the workplace. Her memoir explores the balance between personal and professional success.
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Ever wonder what it would be like to swim laps in a pool with Michael Phelps? Ask Wyatt Ubellacker ’13 PhD ’16—he did just that at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Omaha, Nebraska last month. http://bit.ly/2aXZXm9
What’s it like to swim laps in the same pool as the most decorated Olympian of all time? Ask Wyatt Ubellacker ’13 PhD ’16—he did just that at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Omaha, Nebraska last mo…
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