Counselor at Camp Kesem
Nick Schwartz is a Mechanical Engineer Senior at MIT. Having worked on projects from energy to transportation to medicine, he’s led a typical busy lifestyle of an undergraduate at MIT. However, he has found the key to maintaining a positive and introspective attitude through an organization called Camp Kesem.
Camp Kesem is a student-run organization, of which he has been part of since his first year. It serves children who have a parent that has been affected by cancer with a summer camp, where Nick is a counselor. He has been on the coordinating board for the organization for 2 years, and during this time has learned a lot about hardship, love, and gratitude.