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Starting a Company Right Out of MIT – An Interview with the Founder of Hipmunk

Starting a Company Right Out of MIT – An Interview with the Founder of Hipmunk

Apr 21, 2012

Move over Alvin and friends, there’s a new popular chipmunk to reckon with: the mascot of a flight search startup called Hipmunk, co-founded by fresh-faced MIT graduate Adam Goldstein (Class of 2010, Course 6 – Electrical Engineering and Computer Science). The idea came to Goldstein during his extensive travel as a member of the MIT debate team. Finding...

MIT’s New Nuclear Reactor: an Interview with Transatomic Power

MIT’s New Nuclear Reactor: an Interview with Transatomic Power

Jan 9, 2012

  MIT students have a lot of resources available to them if they want to start a new company. In fact, many do so while still students. One such example is Transatomic Power. Two nuclear engineering graduate students have applied some of their research and PhD work to develop a new nuclear reactor design. They have created a company, Transatomic Power, to...