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Last Published: January 27, 2015
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Breaking News: MIT will remained closed through 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28. The Tech will be delivered to campus on Wednesday instead of Tuesday due to weather closures.
(Last Updated: 1/27/15 8:56 pm)
Alexander C. Bost—The Tech

MIT employees and local residents take advantage of the weather on Sunday afternoon by playing soccer in a patch of field dug out from under the snow.

EDITOR IN CHIEF
January 27, 2015
A 32-year-old woman living in France has provided Inside Higher Ed with records of sexually explicit messages from former professor Walter Lewin — the same materials that she had sent to MIT and which had served as the basis for a sexual harassment investigation that led to the revocation of Lewin’s emeritus title and the removal of his popular online physics lecture videos.
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January 27, 2015
Beginning in February, the Resources for Easing Friction and Stress (REFS) initiatives will expand to include a program whose services will be available to the general graduate-student community.
January 27, 2015
Amongst impending snowfalls and ominous storm warnings, MIT cancelled classes for Tuesday, Jan. 27 and left Wednesday’s opening time pending at 7 a.m. due to the passage of a potentially “historic” storm.
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January 27, 2015
Professor Silvio Micali succeeded Professor Bill Freeman as Associate Head of MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) on Jan. 15.