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Lessons From the Aerospace Life: Networking is Important, Too

By Jordan Cox | Air & Space Magazine

The job: Lara works in the Boeing Research and Technology (BR&T) structures department at the company’s St. Louis facility, where he investigates materials and composites for building lighter and stronger aircraft. Lara has …

By Alexis Boyer
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Making self-driving cars safer through keener robot perception

By Hannah Meiseles | MIT News Office

PhD student Heng Yang is developing algorithms to help driverless vehicles quickly and accurately assess their surroundings.

Aviation became a reality in the early 20th century, but it took 20 years before the proper …

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MIT Scholars Present in Open-Oxford-Cambridge Doctoral Training Partnership Conference

Three MIT graduate students will deliver papers at the The Sixth Annual Cambridge AHRC International Conference. This event bringing together current participants in the University of Cambridge’ Arts and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership with scholars from international partner institutions …

By Amanda Cornwall
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11 Great Careers for Anyone Interested in Finance

by Regina Borsellino

Many people entering the finance industry “want the big competitive investment jobs,” says Muse career coach Tara Goodfellow, a former finance professional and founder of Athena Consultants, where she coaches job seekers hoping to enter the finance …

By Kendel Jester
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Melding Traditional Manufacturing Techniques with Technological Advances

Aug 16, 2021 | Stephanie M. McPherson SM ’11 | Slice of MIT

Madeline Salazar ’13 is helping aerospace and defense company Northrop Grumman transform its approach to manufacturing—an effort that, along with her work at other companies, recently earned her a …

By Alexis Boyer
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Green Gigs: How to Launch a Stellar Sustainability Career

By Emily Chan

As a corporate sustainability consultant at GreenOrder, the most common question I received was, “What type of graduate degree do I need to be a competitive candidate in this field?”

The first thing I’d say? “Slow down.” …

By Libby Doucet
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