Throughout their time at MIT, students are encouraged to team up and pursue innovative ideas. Jessica Shi ’17 (left) and Charlene Xia ’17 work during their senior year on a prototype for Tactile, a portable realtime text-to-Braille converter. With four fellow cofounders from the Class of 2017, they are now beta testing their device in Boston. Photo: Lillie Paquette/School of Engineering
Fall 2018

Running Start

Students who hatch their companies at MIT are well-positioned for impact

Illustration of human spine courtesy of MIT Bioelectronics Group, led by Polina Anikeeva.
Spring 2018

To Your Health

From head to toe, MIT remedies for what ails us

book cover for Life 3.0
Winter 2018

Hands on the Wheel

Excerpts from new faculty books pose questions we must answer as AI begins to reshape society