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The June 8 letter to the editor, “Maintaining Curriculum Standards Depends on Admissions Criteria,” suggested that the reduction of the physics and calculus core requirement from two years to one year was a recent occurrence. In fact, the requirement was reduced in 1964, not “a short time ago.” The Tech previously published a correction in response to a similarly misleading statement in a May 11 letter (

A concert review of the Boston Pops in the June 8 issue of The Tech misstated the source of the piece “Luke and Leia.” It was performed in “Return of the Jedi,” not “The Empire Strikes Back.”