Most recent student blog entries

Monday, August 24, 2015

A Midpoint Milestone


From the blog An LGO Adventure by Elizabeth

Last week marked a big internship milestone for me at Amazon, the presentation of my mid-point white paper. Have you heard about Amazon white papers before Instead of presenting using PowerPoint, employees write a six page (max)…Read More


Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Paper Helicopters!


From the blog Operation: LGO by Hashim Alhamad

An @mit.lgo student drops their impressive paper #helicopter #design. This particular design scored really well in both hangtime and accuracy. This experiment was part of a project for a #statistics that LGO students take in the…Read More


Tuesday, May 19, 2015

End of (My Very Last) Semester


From the blog Yalu at LGO by yalu

I have a long to-do list that runs in order of priority, and I have finally reached the line that says "blog."  A few weeks ago, I compared some stats on my blogging habits:- 42 Blog Posts in First Year - 6 Blog Posts…Read More


Thursday, May 14, 2015

International Plant Trek & Spring


From the blog An LGO Tail. by Tamara

In March during Spring break, the LGOs had our International Plant Trek. Ever thought the trip wasn't mandatory, 41 out of 50 LGOs plus 4 Significant Others made it!We started in Shanghai, where we were graciously hosted by the…Read More


Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Healthcare industry, here I come!


From the blog Maxine Yang, MIT LGO '15 by yangtothemax

Coming back to school, I always knew I wanted to do something different in my career - I wanted to find my "calling." But it's always scary to think about change, especially considering the 6 years I've already "sunk" into working…Read More


Monday, February 23, 2015

Winter Independent Activities period


From the blog Kangs in Cambridge by John Kang

Hey all,During January there are no regularly scheduled classes, but you can take some Independent Activities Period (IAP) courses from January 5-30th for credit and just to listen. Below are the classes I took (which were all…Read More


Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Design 2.0 and More than Moore: Innovator’s Dilemma for Semiconductor Packaging


From the blog weng hong. teh.

[Source: IBM Semiconductor] The miracle cadence of More Moore The semiconductor industry, born around 1960, is a collection of companies that design and manufacture semiconductor devices. Despite being a cyclical sector, one never…Read More


Monday, January 26, 2015

Design 2.0 and More than Moore: Innovator’s Dilemma for Semiconductor Packaging


From the blog InsideOps

The semiconductor industry, born around 1960, is a collection of companies that design and manufacture semiconductor devices. Despite being a cyclical sector, one never ceases to be amazed at the exponential conjecture called…Read More


Saturday, January 24, 2015

Goodbye for Now, Seattle!


From the blog Snapshots of Seattle - Internship + Pacific Northwest by Esther

I had such a wonderful time in Seattle, I'm sad to see it come to an end. Thankfully, I'll be coming back in the fall! I had a lovely send off from my team at Boeing. Conveniently aligned with the holiday season, my last…Read More


Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Every Winter Break Should Be Domestic Plant Trek


From the blog Maine-ly LGO

As I write this blog post, the twin-engine roar of a Boeing 737 can hardly drown out the conversation from 49 other LGO students all around me. Just one week ago, I stood on the assembly line that birthed the … Continue…Read More