©2018 by René García Franceschini.

Written Works and Other Thoughts

The works listed below are essays, speeches or other thoughts I have written outside of my classes. They are listed in reverse chronological order.

By Students, For Students: Empowered

A speech I gave for the freshmen orientation program By Students, For Students on September 2018.

Infrastructure monitoring in communications-constrained areas

MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering website, May 2018

Addressing Food Insecurity on Campus

Class Action website, February 2018

Stories from María

PKG Blog, January 2018

CASE leaders and MIT deans on financial hardship

The Tech, October 2017.

Report on the Socioeconomic Challenges of the MIT Undergraduate Body

CASE website, September 2017

By Students, For Students: Belonging

A speech I gave for the freshmen orientation program By Students, For Students on September 2017.

Addressing rising sea levels in Venice: the MOSE project

MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering website, June 2017

 

Not all medical leaves turn into horror stories

The Tech, May 2017

Project-based lab class equips students with skills for a lifetime: A look into 1.101

MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering website, March 2017

Inside a Course 1 UROP: Tackling large scale problems using imaginative solutions

MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering website, February 2017