news topics: GFSA

The Answer to Public Health Crises Might Be in the Sewer

September 14, 2017

Newsha Ghaeli and Mariana Matus’ big idea doesn’t exactly sound glamorous—but it might just revolutionize the way we handle public health issues.

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Entrepreneurs for Social Impact – MIT delta v Demo Day 2017 and Six Standout Startups

September 14, 2017

On September 9, the Kresge Auditorium at MIT was the stage for the early-stage startups in the school’s delta v accelerator. It was their annual Demo Day event where students, alumni, the press, and investors were welcome to take a seat and see w...

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This MIT Startup’s 3-D Cameras Analyze the Performance & Health of Athletes

January 18, 2017

Even the strongest of people can tweak their backs mid-lift or leave the gym with a newfound limp if they aren't correctly doing their workout routine. Enter Perch, an MIT startup that's developing a system of 3D cameras that tracks workouts and give...

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GFSA16 Team Rendever Marrying VR, Elder Care

June 17, 2016

When people think of virtual reality, most of them probably equate it with the ultimate gaming experience. But for folks with relatives living in elder care facilities with debilitating disease that render them immobile or confused, VR will soon serv...

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