The First Alumni of the MS/MBA Program

In May 2020, the MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program graduated its first cohort of students, growing the program’s alumni base from 0 to 28.

Robust Intelligence Raises $14M

Robust Intelligence, co-founded by SEAS Professor Yaron Singer, MS/MBA student Alexander Rilee, and Harvard alum Kojin Oshiba, builds products that integrate seamlessly into the artificial intelligence development life cycle to ensure robustness and reliability.  The startup recently raised $14M.

New Life for Old Tech

Perigee, a startup founded by Mollie Breen ’20, provides network security solutions for obsolete devices.

Advice from a Career Switcher

Adam Palay (Class of 2021) knows a thing or two about making professional pivots. After completing his AB and MS in English, and deciding to put a PhD on hold, he spent four months teaching himself how to code.  As it turned out, edX hired Adam and he spent the next five years in various engineering roles.

SafeBase Helps Startups Inspire Customer Confidence

SafeBase, recently co-founded by Stan Chang, Adar Arnon, and Al Yang, integrates cloud security applications to automatically monitor, maintain, and present a startup’s security programs for potential customers and the general public.

Pelkins Ajanoh Finds Opportunity in Adversity

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellow Pelkins Ajanoh wants to use his Harvard training to create economic opportunity for others.

Alumni Startup Raises $4.3M

Macro, a startup co-founded by John Keck, MS/MBA ’20, and Ankith Harathi, MS/MBA ’20, has raised $4.3 million from investors.

The Product Design Sprint: Things I Learned in Launch Lab

MS/MBA student, Amelia Elverson, shares her experience learning through the design sprint method and talks about her 5 key takeaways from the Launch Lab 1 course.



Rocket Scientist Sees Space Explorations As A Way to Launch Partnerships

When the first Mexican payload blasted off towards the International Space Station in December, it was an especially proud day for Juan Carlos López.  López, now a student in the MS/MBA: Engineering Sciences program, served as a technical advisor for the project while working at the Johnson Space Center.

An End to Boring Meetings

Student startup helps make the workplace more productive and collaborative.

MS/MBA classmates John Keck and Ankith Harathi have launched Marlo, a startup that gathers feedback from meeting attendees and provides organizers with a quantifiable way to understand a meeting’s effectiveness.