MIT Guides

David Mercado

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Class Year at MIT: Graduate Student
Hometown: Miami, FL
Extracurriculars: Radio DJ at WMBR
Favorite Place at MIT: Lobby 7 (and of course our radio station!)
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Seeing the astonishment overwhelm my guests! I’ve been here for a few years and I’m still amazed at what we do at MIT!


Kyle Morgenstein

Major: Aerospace Engineering and Earth, Atmospheric, & Planetary Science

Class Year at MIT: 2020 (Advanced Study Program)
Hometown: Cary, NC
Extracurriculars: Entrepreneurship Club, AIAA Executive Board, AEPi Fraternity, Hillel
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Showing off MIT culture!


Katie Sottilare

Major: Chemistry and Biology

Class Year at MIT: 2021
Hometown: Grand Junction, CO
Extracurriculars: Colleges Against Cancer, Medlinks, Puppy Lab, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority
Favorite Place at MIT: Killian Court
Favorite Part of Being a Tour Guide: Getting to show people awesome things about MIT!


Christina H.

Did a tour with Morgan, a super sweet freshman full of enthusiasm and love and respect for her school! The university did themselves a favor accepting such a wonderful young woman!

Christina H.

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  • AAA
  • Trip Advisor
  • The New York Times