Past MITOS Student Fellows

Summer 2021
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Darya Guettler
Climate Change Scope 3 Fellow

Darya is a senior double majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Political Science, with an interest in applying effective policy initiatives to new sustainability-related technology, both from a hardware and software perspective. Darya joined MITOS in spring 2021, and continued through Summer 2021. At MITOS, she is working on categorizing and calculating MIT's Scope 3 emissions throughout its value chain. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, watersports and playing the violin.

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Asia Hypsher
Campus Environmental Justice Fellow

Asia is a senior studying Chemical Engineering with a minor in French and Francophone studies. She joined the MIT Office of Sustainability as the Campus Environmental Justice Fellow in spring 2021 to help develop a collective vision around Environmental Justice for MITOS and engage the MIT community in Environmental Justice dialogue. She is interested in exploring the equity dimension of campus sustainability initiatives. Previously, she conducted Environmental Policy research at the Congressional Research Service and plans to continue to advance sustainability and Environmental Justice beyond MIT.

Academic Year 2020-2021

  • Grace Cassidy, MEng, MIT - Sustainability Reporting

  • Darya Guettler, SB, MIT - Climate Change Scope 3

  • Asia Hypsher, SB, MIT - Campus Environmental Justice

  • Piero Orderique, MIT 2024 - Climate Resiliency

  • Isy Osubor, SB, MIT - Writing and Digital Engagement

  • Diane Zhang, MIT 2023 - Data-Driven Sustainability Reporting

Academic Year 2019-2020

  • Diego Castillo Peredo, MCP, MIT - Climate Resiliency

  • Effie Jia, SB, MIT - Design and Digital Outreach

  • Joseph Elsherbini, PhD, MIT - Data Analytics

  • Julia Field, MCP, MIT - Carbon Neutrality - South America

  • Shail Joshi, MCP, MIT - Water Stewardship

  • Katherine Liew, SM, MIT - Writing, Design, and Digital Engagement

  • Yael Nidam, MCP, MIT - Climate Resiliency

  • Taylor Safrit, SM, MIT - Data Analytics

  • Mary Hannah Smith, MCP, MIT - Climate Change Resiliency

  • Tianyu Su, MCP, MIT - Data Analytics Transportation


Summer 2019

  • Joseph Elsherbini, PhD, MIT - Data Analytics

  • Emma Homstad, Tufts - Sustainable Procurement

  • Effie Jia, SB, MIT - Design and Digital Outreach

  • Kashaf Nawal Momin, Georgetown - Food Systems

  • Yael Nidam, MCP, MIT - Climate Resiliency

  • Tianyu Su, MCP, MIT - Data Analytics Transportation


Academic Year 2018-2019

  • Audrey Bazerghi, SM and MBA, MIT - Sustainability Leadership Fellow

  • Sabira Lakhani, SM, MIT - Materials Management

  • Theresa Machemer, SB, MIT - Writing and Digital Outreach Fellow

  • Soma Mitra-Behura, SB, MIT - Urban Farm and Garden

  • Jasmine Qin, SM, MIT - Climate Resiliency

  • Yue Wu, SM, MIT - Analytics and Visualization – Material Matters


Summer 2018

  • Julian Victor Barber SMME, MIT - Energy Analytics

  • Karine Ip Kiun Chong, PhD, MIT - Analytics and Visualization

  • Harry Kelso, Whitman College - Urban Living Lab

  • Skylar Lewis, Dartmouth - Sustainable Materials Management

  • Soma Mitra-Behura, SB, MIT - Urban Farm and Garden

  • Rachel Moskowitz, Smith - Climate Change Resiliency

  • Sunil Yernagula, UConn - Analytics and Visualization


Academic Year 2017-2018

  • Effie Jia, SB, MIT - Communications, Design, and Digital Strategy

  • Yimou (Andrew) Li, MSF, MIT - Analytics and Visualization

  • Cristina Logg, MCP, MIT - Sustainable Procurement

  • Rachel Perlman, PhD, MIT - Sustainable Materials Management

  • Faina Rozental, MBA, MIT - Climate change Resiliency


Summer 2017

  • Nehal Davda, UConn - Analytics and Visualization

  • Brent Ginsberg, NYU - Climate Change Resiliency

  • Cristina Logg, MCP, MIT - Sustainable Procurement

  • Rachel Perlman, PhD, MIT - Sustainable Materials Management

  • Frankie Schembri, SM, MIT - Communications, Design, and Outreach

  • Sebastian Torrente, Tufts - Urban Living Lab


Academic Year 2016-2017

  • Dora Aldama, MBA and SM, MIT - Sustainable Procurement

  • Zachary Lamb, PhD, MIT - Climate Change Resiliency

  • Louis Liss, MCP, MIT - Cambridge Community Innovation

  • Elizabeth Rider, SB, MIT - Analytics and Visualization


Summer 2016

  • Hannah Jun, Smith - Technical Research

  • Erin Kenney, MCP, MIT - Technical Research

  • Xiao (Frank) Li, Bentley - Data and Metrics

  • Catherine Nabukalu, UPenn - Food Systems

  • Kimberly Meersma, Mt. Holyoke - Writing and Engagement

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