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Caltech Strikes Back, Retrieving Cannon

The end of Campus Preview Weekend brought the passing of two temporary

Inside MIT’s D.C. Office, the Priority Is Policy

Beyond the sleepless nights, legendary hacks, and uniquely geeky reputation, MIT is a thriving institution whose success is tied directly to funding for research allocated at the national level.

Khoury Named as Associate Provost

MIT’s Dean for Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, Philip S. Khoury, has been named to serve as associate provost, the Institute announced yesterday.

Simmons Still Under Review for 2004 Party

A year and a half after a birthday party involving underage drinking at Simmons Hall got out of hand, the dormitory is still feeling its impact, with the Cambridge License Commission voting last month to continue to review the dormitory’s efforts to curb underage drinking for another six months.

Big Screw Results As of Monday


With Rising Tuition, More Students Begin Footing College Bills

Alexandra Baldari and her parents have talked a good deal over the past year about how to pay for her college education, and the upshot is this: If she enrolls at the University of Miami in the fall, she will bear much of the cost, which could total $40,000 or more a year, on her own.

Letter From Fleming House

This letter was left at MIT along with a miniature cannon in place of the Fleming House Cannon, which was removed from McDermott Court by Fleming House residents and alumni early Monday morning.


Multitudes Rally Across U.S. For Illegal Immigrant Rights
Chirac to Withdraw Labor Law That Caused Wide France Riots
Hamas Rejects Israel’s Policy, Calls It a ‘Declaration of War’
Proposed Enron Settlement Would Seal Some Documents From Public
Employers Request That White House Disclose Quality of Health Care Data
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Men’s Rugby Goes 1-2 in France,Injury Sends Player to Hospital
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