Engineering / Sports

Emily Whiting

“I love arches. They are risky.”


Emily Whiting is an architectural engineer who loves Gothic cathedrals and computer animation.


Emily is a rock climber who loves to be at one with nature.

Structure and Form

Emily Whiting explains why "old school" is the best school when it comes to buildings.

Just You and the Rock

Emily Whiting explains why "skinny girls" rule at rock climbing.

30 Second Science with Emily Whiting

We give Emily Whiting 30 seconds to describe her engineering and she does it in 20 (but she practiced!).

10 Questions for Emily Whiting

We ask Emily Whiting 10 questions and she tells us that she loves Diana Rigg, too.

About Emily Whiting

Emily Whiting is a Ph.D student at MIT where her work explores the intersection of architecture, structural engineering, and computer graphics.