MIT Ups Athletic Fees With Z-Center Opening
With the opening of the Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center, MIT has dramatically hiked athletic fees, raising the prices by hundreds of dollars for alumni, families, and MIT staff to access its athletic facilities. The price increases bring MIT’s athletic fees closer to those of area private health clubs.
Pledge Numbers, Imbalance Threaten FSILGs
Fraternity and living group pledges have approached three hundred this year, but have tapered off below the levels required to perpetuate the entire fraternity system without freshmen.
Tech Fraud Over $77K, Committee Reports
The Tech lost more than $77,000 from fraudulent credit card transactions and forged checks over the last two years, according to a report recently released to the Managing Board, the group consisting of the organization’s editors. The figure is significantly higher than the previously reported estimate of $50,000. The Tech’s annual budget is about $400,000.
Necco, Striking Workers Reach Compromise
The New England Confectionary Co. reached a compromise with its union workers last month, after Necco employees staged a 29-day strike over job security and healthcare complaints.
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
A Proper Introduction
BOOK REVIEW: In the Shadow of Ender’s Game -- Shadow Puppets is the Latest Installment in Ender’s Earth Saga
CONCERT REVIEW: Too Much of a Good Thing -- Yet Another Anne-Sophie Mutter Recital
CONCERT REVIEW: BSO Delights with Classics -- Andre Previn Leads Performances of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven
CONCERT REVIEW: Beethoven 1, MITSO 0 -- Morlot, Orchestra Challenged by Eroica Symphony
EAT THIS: Offal Good -- An Ode to Organ Meats
FILM REVIEW HHHH: Bowling for Columbine -- Michael Moore’s Documentary with a Bang
THEATER REVIEW: Medea Goes To Hollywood -- Fiona Shaw Stars in Abbey Theatre’s Medea
Special Teams, Soggy Field Drown MIT
Athlete of the Month
Tuesday, Oct. 29
Volleyball Defeats Wellesley, Tallies 30th Victory
Tech X-C, Wellesley Share 2nd To Bates