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Faculty: Interested in mentoring an MSRP general intern?

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Faculty: Interested in mentoring an MSRP general intern?

For over 38 years, MSRP has inspired and cultivated the next generation of talented undergraduate scholars across the nation whose identities are traditionally underrepresented in graduate education. Many of the participating interns already have a solid foundation in research; faculty mentors have the opportunity to guide an undergraduate in honing their skills while exploring whether MIT aligns with their future educational aspirations.

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The scientific method behind burnt mozzarella sticks

How many of you know how an oven works? I mean, like, reallllyyy know? Personally, I do not, and yet here I am, a graduate student at MIT.  I am a first-year student pursuing a Ph.D. in marine geophysics as part of the Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences department. Coming into the program, I—like many […]

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