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How I turned into a college journalist and met John David Washington

How I turned into a college journalist and met John David Washington

Writing for The Tech brought me closer to Hollywood celebrities.

September 27, 2023 | Vyshnavi V.

One of the first things that comes to my mind when I think of entertainment is, without a second thought, movies. As a child, I pestered my parents to take me to the cinemas for every new release in town. I like to call myself an empathetic person, and true to the quality, I am […]

Ode to Cambridgeport

Ode to Cambridgeport

Why Cambridgeport is the best neighborhood in the Greater Boston Area

September 20, 2023 | Lucas A.

I have lived in Cambridgeport for only a short two years, but as my time here draws to a close, it only feels right to eulogize this wonderful neighborhood.  For those who have not yet had the pleasure of visiting, Cambridgeport is MIT’s pentagonal neighbor to the Northwest. Cambridgeport is bounded by the Charles River […]

A phoenix rising from the ashes

A phoenix rising from the ashes

Rebuilding community at MIT after the pandemic

August 9, 2023 | Ryan D.

It was 11 am on a crisp fall morning and I was standing in the North End of Boston carrying six bags full of pastries and struggling to walk to the rideshare pickup. I had visited three different bakeries to get every student who signed up for an event I was hosting their custom pastry […]

Your future is unwritten

Your future is unwritten

Approaching fellowship applications as a chance to dream

June 30, 2023 | Autumn D.

I’m a big dreamer. Thinking about the future and imagining different possibilities brings me a lot of joy. Fellowship applications are a fantastic opportunity to dream big and believe in the best-case scenario. This is exactly why I love fellowship applications. Your future is unwritten. Through the act of writing and applying for a fellowship, […]

Join the Grad Blog editorial team!

Join the Grad Blog editorial team!

Paid positions available; apply by June 20

May 26, 2023 | Grad Blog Editorial Board

Dear MIT grad students, We’re excited to announce that the MIT Grad Blog is searching for several new editors!  As you all know, the Grad Blog serves as an avenue for MIT students to share their experiences with peers and prospective students. As an editor, you would help bloggers like you hone their story into […]