LGO Student Blog

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Hands on learning = Playing with toys

From the blog Kansas to Cambridge by Carrie Beyer

Action learning classes are big at MIT.  I am not taking one this semester but I do get to do "hands on learning" in some of my other classes. For my Manufacturing Processes (2.810) class, we are on teams and the final project…Read More

Saturday, September 26, 2015

The Incomplete Leader!

From the blog Operation: LGO by Hashim Alhamad

Top 10 Qualities That Make A Great Leader! (Forbes) The 7 Deadly Skills of the Perfect Leader! (Computer Weekly) The 9 Traits That Define Great Leadership! (Inc.) The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People! (Stephen…Read More

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

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

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

Thursday, October 2, 2014

What Happened to September?

From the blog 364.4 Smoots +/- 1 Ear by Andrew Gabris

I can only neglect my blog for so long, and I have officially reached my limit today.  The new semester has been extremely busy (in a good way).  I am officially a member of the Atlantic Ocean, one of the six Sloan cohorts.…Read More

Monday, July 21, 2014


From the blog iowanlgo

This week my classmates and I were assigned (or as Professor Hafrey would put it, “provided the opportunity”) to write an essay on our leadership journey and what we hope to accomplish during our two years at LGO.…Read More

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The Laws of Probability

From the blog Luckiest Guy Online by David Semko

The Laws of Probability, Dr. Seuss and Course HaikusThe laws of probability are unforgiving, if one uses words in a sloppy way.-Arnie Barnett, man, myth and legendLet's hope the laws of the blogosphere are not quite as harsh as…Read More

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The Laws of Probability

From the blog Luckiest Guy Online

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The Laws of Probability

From the blog Luckiest Guy Online