Stories & Experiences

Damian Barabonkov in Georgia, 2018 (small)

EECS sophomore teaches robotics in Tbilisi, Georgia

As a sophomore, Damian Barabonkov (EECS ’22) taught robotics in Tbilisi -- the city often called "the heart of the

GTL Armenia 2022

MIT senior teaches intro to nuclear science in Armenia

Senior Zoe Fisher (Nuclear Engineering ’22) taught introduction to nuclear science and engineering, thermodynamics, and

Jierui Fang in Kazakhstan in 2017

Rising sophomore in BioEng interns for a local zoo in Kazakhstan

As a rising sophomore, Jierui Fang (Architecture Studies and Biological Engineering ’20) interned for a media agency and

DaMarcus Patterson in Kazakhstan, 2017

EECS major works in web development in Kazakhstan

After completing his first year at MIT, DaMarcus Patterson (EECS ‘20) traveled to Kazakhstan through MISTI Eurasia to

PIPER SIGREST IN ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN

Aeronautics major teaches engineering in Kazakhstan

TEACHING A CLASS ON ENGINEERING During January of 2017, Piper spent three weeks in Kazakhstan, the world’s ninth-largest

KYLE ENJOYED SKATING AND ENJOYING LOCAL ACTIVITIES IN KAZAKHSTAN.

Math and Computer Science major taught machine learning in Almaty, Kazakhstan

“I absolutely loved my time teaching machine learning at Suleyman Demirel University. I was given total freedom to

PHOTO CREDIT: UURDEE GONGOR

MIT students teach tech entrepreneurship and research innovation in Mongolia

During the summer of 2016, three students led a course on mobile app development and entrepreneurship through GSL, and

PhD student from MIT inspires Kazakh kids to love chemistry

PhD student from MIT inspires Kazakh kids to love chemistry

'LEARN 2 LOVE' CHEMISTRY Sami Khan spent three weeks over IAP at the Nazarbayev Intellectual School in Karaganda in

VISHNU AND HIS FRIENDS HAVE DINNER IN ALMATY.

Urban Studies and Planning graduate student examines housing strategies in Kazakhstan

Transformation in the post-Soviet housing market Vishnu Prasad, a graduate student in the Urban Studies and Planning