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An Oct. 10 opinion column [“A Flag That Won’t Go Away”] referred incorrectly to comments Sidney-Pacific Associate Housemaster Keith N. Hampton made to The Chronicle of Higher Education. The Chronicle quotes Hampton saying that “a group of students complained” about an Israeli flag hanging at Sidney-Pacific, but does not say the complaint was directed to Hampton. Clarifying later, Hampton said the original complaint was in fact made by just one student and was made to others in the Housing Office, not to Hampton.

An Aug. 28 table of local banking options relied on incorrect information from the Cambridge Trust Company Web site and omitted one relevant account option as a result. In addition to the “Personal Checking Account” in the table, Cambridge Trust offers an “ATM Convenience Account” aimed at students, with no monthly fee or minimum balance, some Internet banking options, eight checks per month, and a MasterCard debit card.

A Tuesday water polo photo caption misidentified the MIT player. It was Daniel R. Jacobs ’05, not David D. Lohrey ’05.