the Spouses & Partners blog

April 2, 2020
by Ashley Pedersen I am so grateful for the MIT Spouses & Partners Connect Professional Development Fund, which gave me the opportunity to join...
May 15, 2017
At MIT Medical, it’s the season of performance development reviews and goal setting for the next year. It’s a time for looking back and for looking forward. We are asked to share our accomplishments from the past year (sound familiar, Career Connect attendees?), and to think about what we want to...
May 5, 2017
- By MJ Lee - After I moved to the United States and left my family, friends, and life in my home country behind, I had to adapt to my new surroundings and environment. Not only I had to learn how to rent an apartment, how to pay the bills, and where to do grocery shopping, but also how to manage...
April 27, 2017
Karlo Laforteza (MIT experience: 2002 - 2004)   I can’t believe it’s been 15 years since I first joined MIT Spouses & Partners Connect!   Thanks to Jennifer, MS&PC program manager, who was one of my references, I was accepted to the MIT Sloan Full-Time MBA program, that I completed in 2004...