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Famous MIT alumni?

Hey guys, I've heard MIT has produced a lot of impressive alumni. I was wondering if any of you could share some of the most notable ones? Maybe it'll motivate me to work harder on my own application! Thanks!

6 months ago

Hey there! You're right, MIT has an incredible list of accomplished alumni across various fields. Here are a few notable names to get you inspired:

1. Kofi Annan (Diplomat) - The 7th Secretary-General of the United Nations, and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

2. Buzz Aldrin (Astronaut) - The second person to walk on the Moon as part of the Apollo 11 mission.

3. Benjamin Netanyahu (Politician) - Prime Minister of Israel.

4. Richard Feynman (Physicist) - Nobel Prize-winning physicist known for his work in quantum mechanics.

5. Noam Chomsky (Linguist/Philosopher) - One of the most important thinkers in linguistics and a prominent political activist.

6. Andrew W. Lo (Economist) - A renowned professor of finance at MIT's Sloan School of Management, known for his Adaptive Market Hypothesis.

7. Robert Langer (Bioengineer) - Pioneering researcher in drug delivery systems and tissue engineering, with over 1,400 patents to his name.

8. Amar Bose (Entrepreneur) - Founder of the Bose Corporation, known for its high-quality audio systems and innovative technologies.

9. Col. Ilan Ramon (Astronaut) - The first Israeli astronaut, who tragically lost his life during the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.

This is just a small sample of MIT's impressive alumni network, but I hope it does serve as motivation to put your best foot forward in your application. If you work hard and showcase your passion and commitment to your chosen field, you might also one day become an alumnus who inspires future applicants! Good luck with your application!

6 months ago

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