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Nine MIT students awarded 2021 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Fellowship recipients include 6 from HST and IMES—the awards fund graduate studies for outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants. An MIT senior and eight MIT graduate students are among the 30 recipients of this year’s P.D. Soros Fellowships for New Americans. In addition to senior Fiona Chen, MIT’s newest Soros…

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School of Engineering welcomes new faculty

Fifteen new professors, including a new IMES faculty member, join the MIT community. The School of Engineering is welcoming 15 new faculty members to its departments, institutes, labs, and centers. With research and teaching activities ranging from the development of robotics and AI technologies to the modeling and optimization of renewable…

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KI Image Awards 2021

The 2021 KI Image Awards include winners from the faculty at IMES and HST, and HST graduates. Have you ever wondered how those compelling images that illustrate research are created? The Koch Institute (KI) Image Awards can show how. The awards, which “seek to recognize the extraordinary visuals that are…

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For Dr. Daniel Chonde, art, science, and health don’t just enrich each other — they are inextricably intertwined

One of the most consequential lessons Dr. Daniel Chonde, an HST MEMP and MD graduate, learned as an undergraduate at MIT was about attitude. A physics major, Daniel Chonde, currently a third-year resident at Massachusetts General Hospital, minored in theater arts and studied with the Class of 1949 Professor of…

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