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MIT received a “B-” grade on the new College Sustainability Report Card, a report issued by the Sustainable Endowments Institute, which assesses 100 leading colleges on their campus greening practices and endowment policies. A total of 26 colleges received an “A-,” which was the highest grade. The full report is available at http://www.endowmentinstitute.org/sustainability/.

The Massachusetts Free File Alliance offers students a way to file tax forms online. Students who work and who may be entitled to a refund from taxes taken out of their paychecks can use the free software to file a tax return by April 17. More information and forms are available at http://www.mass.gov/.

The Vice President for Resource Development position will be filled by Jeffrey L. Newton, who was previously dean for resource development and alumni relations at Harvard Medical School. He will join MIT on March 19.

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