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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Fall Semester - It's a wrap!

From the blog An LGO Tail. by Tamara

3 Exams and 3 Final Projects are done- and so is the semester!It's been quite a whirlwind of 4 months, and it's hard to believe I only have 2 semesters left at MIT.There are quite a few exciting upcoming things on my mind:- Domestic…Read More

Thursday, December 18, 2014

End of Semester + SLAM

From the blog Yalu at LGO by yalu

This week is finals week, so I can safely say the semester is over for nearly all students!  I'm slowly working through a long to-do list I've accumulated over the semester, however.  One of those things: I want to blog…Read More

Monday, December 8, 2014

Ups and Downs of Career Search as an MIT LGO student

From the blog Kangs in Cambridge by John Kang

Hey all,I'm writing this sort of as a diary of my recruiting. This is going to be published after I've accepted an offer, but I want this post to be an example of how up and down recruiting can be for LGOs (and similar to other…Read More

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Ballard Locks

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

The Ballard Locks is an engineering feat, in addition to being a great place to boat/people watch, have a picnic, watch the salmon run, spot some harbor seals, enjoy the botanic gardens, marvel at the cedar trees, and nerd…Read More

Saturday, November 29, 2014

SE Asia Part III: Malaysia!

From the blog David's LGO Adventures by David

Reader beware: this post is going to be long.  We only spent 96 hours in Malaysia but what an amazing time it was! After a great visit to our G-Lab host company in Vietnam, I decided that my new goal for the trip was to…Read More

Friday, November 14, 2014

Heard a talk about Logan airport (very curious about...

From the blog A Glimpse

Heard a talk about Logan airport (very curious about cargoit was all about passenger traffic which was very interesting but I am curious how the two intersect and effect logan airport) Madeline brought us to eat German good…Read More

Monday, November 3, 2014

Those leaves are changing...

From the blog Sapucai: The Victory Yell of One Lucky Mita'i by Alex Whigham

Been a while. Lot of changes and ups and downs.UpsHave had a great internship at Dell. Working on improving their configuration catalog selection. Should have a good impact and something to hang my hat on at the end of the project.Austin…Read More

Sunday, November 2, 2014

SIP Week

From the blog An LGO Adventure by Elizabeth

Midterms are FINALLY over! My last of five midterms was just last week, for Finance I. All in all, not bad but I'm very glad that they are done.Two weeks ago we had Sloan Innovation Period, or SIP Week, which usually comes after…Read More

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Deciding What Not to Do at Apple

From the blog InsideOps

Simplicity is at the essence of Apple. So it was all the more surprising when Apple announced on October 16th that it would be offering five distinct iPad product lines this Holiday season. With the introduction of the iPad…Read More

Sunday, October 5, 2014

On advancing through retreating

From the blog weng hong. teh.

As I was listening to my Silverchair (Australian punk rock) tunes and navigating through the sea of people in the labyrinth of subway interchanges somewhere in downtown Shanghai, I came across the above advertisement for a curated…Read More