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Over 2,000 to Graduate in Killian Today

There are 2,122 of them. They’ve done thousands of problem sets, defended hundreds of theses, and pulled many an all-nighter.

Clay To Replace Bacow

President Charles M. Vest announced on Tuesday that Associate Provost Phillip M. Clay PhD ’75 will replace Lawrence S. Bacow ’72 as the new chancellor of MIT. Clay’s appointment is effective July 1, when Bacow leaves to become president of Tufts University.

ATO to Face CLC Regarding Spring Weekend Altercation with The Roots Commission R

Alpha Tau Omega will once again appear before the Cambridge License Commission on June 19, this time regarding the altercation between the fraternity and the hip-hop band The Roots during Spring Weekend.

16 Members of KAT to Live In Sig Ep Annex This Year

The sisters will occupy three of the five floors of the house, located at 515 Beacon Street. Sig Ep brothers will continue to have full access to the facilities.

Class of 2005 Statistically Similar to Previous Class

We all did it.

Senior Class, SWE, GSC Agree On Fall Career Fair Contract

Three student groups will once again jointly organize the Fall Career Fair, slated for September 17-21.

Court Denies Motion To Nix Krueger Case

The Suffolk Superior Court denied a motion by the national organization of Phi Gamma Delta to dismiss a wrongful death suit filed by the family of Scott S. Krueger ’01. Krueger died in 1997 after overindulging in alcohol during a pledge event at MIT’s Fiji chapter.

Orientation to Include Sexual Violence, Diversity Programs

Orientation 2001 will feature two new programs, a diversity program and a rape awareness presentation and discussion.

City Considers Moving Poll Center to Kresge

Residents of several west campus dormitories may soon enjoy a shorter walk to their polling place.

Biomedical Company First in Annual $50K Contest

Angstrom Medica, a biomedical company which plans to manufacture synthetic bone to be used in surgeries, won the 12th annual MIT $50K Entrepreneurship Competition.


Former Argentine Leader Menem To Face Arms Smuggling Charges

U.K. Electorate Gives Labor Party, Blair Landslide Win

McVeigh Drops Appeal Efforts; Execution Slated for Monday

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