How to master the Art of Transition: From a saffron startup to space

Kimberly Jung – Entrepreneur, Engineer, Problem Solver    Kimberly Jung is an entrepreneur, social innovator, and current Master’s in Mechanical Engineering student at MIT. Prior to MIT, Kimberly was CEO and Co-Founder of Rumi Spice – a social enterprise that has helped empower over 2,000 Afghan women sell saffron to the U.S. Kimberly is an...

Learn how these innovators started new social ventures in just a week

Written by Flávia Milhorance A platform that helps empower small coffee farmers in Brazil — the idea behind the startup prototype that won the pitch competition at the 8th MIT Innovation & Entrepreneurship Bootcamp in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil last July. The project was developed during the Bootcamp and now could be turned into reality. MIT Bootcamps are educational, week-long programs...

This Bootcamp will be the most intense educational experience of your life

Take a look at a day-by-day breakdown of the MIT’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Written by Flávia Milhorance Inside of a building surrounded by a scenic landscape in a quiet neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, an energetic group did what seemed impossible. The headquarters of Bootcampers in Rio de Janeiro The MIT Innovation & Entrepreneurship Bootcamp...

Practical tips: How to apply to MIT

Samip Jain and Jakub Chudik attended the MIT Bootcamps flagship program in Summer 2015. Thereafter, having experienced a taste of what MIT was like decided to apply to the Institute to continue their studies. In this next alumni conversation series, Samip and Jakub share practical tips on the issues you need to consider when applying to...