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“Joi” Ito, pronounced “Joey,” was named the new director of the Media Lab today.
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Nicholas Chornay—The Tech
Shireen S. Rudina ’13 of the MIT Parliamentary Debate Team debates the ethics of eating meat with PETA Vice President of Policy Bruce Friedrich. The two presented their opposing arguments Monday night to a packed 10-250. Not surprisingly, neither was convinced to concede the point.
Nicholas Chornay—The Tech
PETA Vice President of Policy Bruce Friedrich presents his view on the ethics of eating meat during a debate on Monday, April 25, in 10-250.
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The proposed Broad Institute extension will have 250,000 square feet of lab, office, and ground floor retail space.
William Yee—The Tech
Team Maa-Bara members Ogheneruno E. Okiomah G (right) and Elisha R. Goodman G (left) explain their project to the IDEAS Competition judges during the IDEAS poster section on Monday, April 25. Okiomah and Goodman’s project focuses on a farming system to help people grow clean food in the oil-polluted land in the Niger Delta.
Manohar Srikanth—The Tech
The MIT Women’s Sailing team competed at the Reed Trophy on Saturday, April 23. The team finished 12th out of 14, missing out on nationals.
Manohar Srikanth—The Tech
A plate of lentil köfte, a traditional Turkish dish, was served during iFair on Friday, April 22. MIT’s international student groups shared their culinary uniqueness at this annual cultural showcase, held on Kresge Oval.