Grace Young

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Grace Young will graduate from MIT with a BSc in Mechanical & Ocean Engineering. She is especially interested developing technology to explore and manage sustainably the oceans' resources while conserving their fragile ecosystems. In addition to developing software for CERN and MIT, her work experience includes helping to design, build and test submersible robots for NOAA and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. An avid sailor and scuba diver, Grace is a four-year letterman on MIT's sailing team. She is also active in the arts community as a former ballerina and Arts Editor for MIT's student newspaper, The Tech. Grace will pursue a DPhil in offshore geotechnical engineering and robotics at Oxford.