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MDC Plans for New Park Space by River

MIT will in the next few years enjoy an extra 20 feet of park space along the Charles River, a renovated Memorial Drive, and about 200 fewer parking places.

Students Express TEAL Concerns

The Student Committee on Educational Policy hosted a meeting for professors and students on Wednesday to discuss the new Technology Enabled Active Learning version of Physics II (8.02).

First Impressions of a Prospective MIT Freshman

Future of Cambridge City-Wide Smoking Ban Foggy

Hopes of enacting a ban on smoking in Cambridge workplaces, including bars and restaurants, are fading even as surrounding communities enact their own bans.

Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the MIT Police February 1-28, 2003. This summary contains most incidents reported to the MIT Police but does not include incidents such as: medical shuttles, ambulance transfers, false alarms, general service calls.

Verghese Leads Race for Screw

Candidate Donations as of Thursday

Jaemin Rhee PhD ’01

Jaemin Rhee PhD ’01 was found dead in her Cambridge apartment over the weekend. Rhee, 33, was a McDonnell-Pew postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences. The cause of Rhee s death is still being investigated.

GSC Elects Officers

The Graduate Student Council elected new officers for the 2003-2004 school year on Wednesday.


Turkey Alarmed at Sudden Kurdish Takeover of Kirkuk

Israel Targets Militant Leader As Gunmen Attack Israeli Base

Powell: U.S. To Select Leaders For Post-War Iraqi Government