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Jeremy Conrad

Jeremy Conrad '06: How icy Astroturf prepared me to be a venture capitalist

May 14th, 2018

Three questions for Jeremy Conrad '06, founder of Lemnos Labs and alumnus member of Mars Gravity...

Team posing with Flux

Powered by the sun: Flux, built by the MIT Solar Electric Vehicle Team, unveiled at Johnson Rink

May 14th, 2018

On Thursday, April 26th, sophomore Francis Wang drove out of the Edgerton Center’s Area 51...

Silver Award - Video Fundraising -CASE

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) awards the Edgerton Center a Silver for Video Fundraising

Mar 15th, 2018

Edgerton Center awarded silver in the category of Video-Fundraising by CASE (Council for the...


AFFOA and Greater Lawrence Technical School Launch Pilot Advanced Fabric Curricula Development Program

Feb 16th, 2018

Piloting a new program at the technical high school level with AFFOA and GLTS and STEAM Studio...

Jonas Holterman, former chief engineer for the TU Delft team, with MIT Motorsports Chief Engineer Elliot Owen ’18

Because Racecar

Feb 2nd, 2018

While many people travel to western Europe to see cultural or historic sites, my friends and I...

Benedetti and Truong cut plywood on a band saw to make the front cover of their musical archway.

High-school students in Engineering Design Workshop take education into their own hands

Aug 14th, 2017

Sometimes the most important question to ask in an engineering workshop for high school students...

The team with their silver trophy at the Formula SAE Electric competition in Lincoln, Nebraska

MIT team races to second in electric car competition

Jun 30th, 2017

Strong performances across multiple categories boost MIT Motorsports electric vehicle team at...

Building the electronics circuitboard

Edgerton Center holds workshops on creating, maintaining, and enjoying successful makerspaces

May 23rd, 2017

K-12 educators from New England and as far away as Michigan learned the value of makerspaces...


Competitions ahead for clubs and teams

May 23rd, 2017

Summer is a competition whirlwind for students on Edgerton Center teams. The MIT Rocket Team...

Prof. J. Kim Vandiver remarks on the history of the center and its future

Celebrating the Edgerton Center, an original MIT makerspace

Apr 21st, 2017

One of MIT's original makerspaces celebrates a quarter century. On April 13, alumni, faculty,...