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Perry Hung—The Tech
Former NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw delivers a lecture titled “Life Is Not Virtual” for the Karl Taylor Compton Lecture Series on Wednesday. Speaking in 32-123, Brokaw explored the role of information, technology, and the modern media in informing citizens around the world.
ASSOCIATE NEWS EDITOR
April 4, 2008
The Graduate Student Council elected Oaz Nir, a third-year PhD student and the current editor of the Graduate Student News, as its new president for the 2007–2008 school year on Wednesday.
STAFF REPORTER
April 4, 2008
NW35, the new graduate residence that will be named Ashdown House when it opens this fall, will not have analog phone lines in the rooms. Residents who want room phones will need to purchase a voice over IP phone and Internet phone service.
ASSOCIATE NEWS EDITOR
April 4, 2008
In August 2007, earthquakes devastated the small coastal town of Tambo de Mora, located just south of Lima, Peru. This spring break, about three dozen students, myself included, traveled to the town as part of CityScope (4.001/11.004) to learn how we could help its residents.
STAFF REPORTER
April 4, 2008
The undergraduates living in NW35 this fall will not have access to the stoves that were to be installed in their rooms.