Interview with My Sister About Graduate School and How the COVID-19 Pandemic has Changed Her Life

Alisha Zhu (18) talks with her older sister, Angela Zhu (25), about her experiences as a graduate school studying biostatistics. They also discuss what her experiences have been like amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ramesh Patil — Immigrating to America and early years at MIT

Ramesh Patil (69) talks with his son, Akshay (39), about coming from India to MIT as a grad student in 1974. The academic intensity of his first few years, finding his research advisor, connecting with the local Indian community, and...