The Tech - Online EditionMIT's oldest and largest
newspaper & the first
newspaper published
on the web
Boston Weather: 51.0°F | Light Rain Fog/Mist

Institute Wisdom Watch

By The Tech Editorial Board

ASA General Body Meeting: Waste of time for the 300 most active people on campus. Next time, try discussing a timely issue that everyone cares about, i.e. property. — Thumbs Down

Power Outage: Why build new facilities if Facilities can’t afford them? — Thumbs Down

Graduates choosing finance: Is the allure of money dulling MIT’s technical edge? — Thumbs Down

40K Alcohol Grant: While we don’t understand how carnivals prevent substance abuse … hey, free party! — Sideways Arrow

Underclassmen giving campaign: Hint to MIT: Hitting up cash-strapped undergrads for contributions is not going to encourage them to give after they graduate. — Upside-down money bag

Borat: I like. — Thumbs Up

Fifth Sixth week flags. — Thumbs Down

Siemens Westinghouse Competition: Good job hosting the brilliant minds of tomorrow. Hopefully they’ll come back. — Thumbs Up