Amy Smith Receives Breakthrough Award from Popular Mechanics

Article from October 22, 2008 Tech Talk

As part of its annual roster of Breakthrough Awards for “life-changing innovations,” Popular Mechanics magazine has awarded its top honors to MIT Senior Lecturer Amy B. Smith, for her work fostering low-tech solutions to problems in developing nations. Full article: http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2008/smith-award-1016.html  As part of the Edgerton Center, Amy Smith created D-Lab, co-founded the International Development Initiative, and cocreated the IDEAS Competition.