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Situation for Noon Eastern Time, Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Tiffany Huang—The Tech
Reuben M. Aronson ’12 demonstrates the difference between “Exhale” and a normal suitcase. Exhale is a compact, vacuum-powered product that promises to fit more luggage than a standard suitcase.
nicholas chornay—The Tech
courtesy of Rachel Niehuus
Rachel M. Niehuus ’07, an MD/PhD student at the University of California, San Francisco, runs in the California International Marathon.
Carolina N. Kaelin—Tech File Photo
The assessment of Walker Memorial has been progressing slowly but surely. Last year, the administration announced that Walker would be evaluated to see if it could potentially be repurposed for use by the Music and Theater Arts Department. No timeline has been set for when the final decision on Walker Memorial will be made.
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Sean Bean stars as Lord Eddard Stark in Game of Thrones.
source: http://www.fox.com/new-girl/full-episodes/2358149/naked
Zooey Deschanel is the “adorkable” Jess Day in polarizing show New Girl.
infographic by joanna kao
Bruno B. F. FAviero—The Tech
Upwards of 1,500 protesters gather in Dewey Square Thursday night, dancing, chanting, and blocking traffic.
Tiffany Huang—The Tech
Elaina K. Present ’12 of Team Green shows off “Walker Prime,” a convertible walker that can also be used as a cane.
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Phyo Kyaw ’10.
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Eugene Byrd and T. J. Thyne flex their mental muscles in Bones.
Tiffany Huang—The Tech
At the end of the 2.009 presentations Monday evening, Professor David R. Wallace PhD ’95 proudly wears a jersey given to him by the students.
Tiffany Huang—The Tech
The 2.009 staff fires “Angry Birds” plushies into the audience at the end of the 2.009 presentations in Kresge on Monday evening. The theme of this year’s projects was “On the Go.”
photo by david m. russell. courtesy of lifetime entertainment services
Anya Ayoung-Chee presented a Caribbean-inspired collection at New York Fashion Week.
courtesy of the cw
Cress Williams as Lavon Hayes, Wilson Bethel as Wade, Rachel Bilson as Dr. Zoe Hart, Jaime King as Lemon Breeland, and Scott Porter as George Tucker in Hart of Dixie.
Nicholas Chornay—The Tech
Tiffany Huang—The Tech
Team blue presents “Cobalt,” a wireless bicycle lock, during the 2.009 presentations in Kresge on Monday night. The theme of the 2011 2.009 presentations was “On the Go.”
Bruno B. F. Faviero—The Tech
Hundreds of Occupy Boston protesters amass on Atlantic Avenue in front of Dewey Square late Thursday night. Several protesters held up a banner that read, “You can’t evict an idea: we will not be silent.” They were also chanting phrases like “take the streets,” “we are the 99 percent,” and “no, no, we won’t go.”
Bruno B. F. Faviero—The Tech
Protesters move some of their camp onto the street, though police began to clear it out about an hour later.
courtesy of Rachel Niehuus
Rachel M. Niehuus ’07 qualified for the 2012 Olympic Marathon Trials with a 2:44:58 in the California International Marathon.
Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
The UA Senate met for the last time ever yesterday evening, see p.16.
Christopher A. Maynor—The Tech
Senators of the Undergraduate Association enjoyed a “R.I.P. Senate” cake after the Senate’s last meeting ever on Monday evening. The body will be replaced by a UA Council made up of representatives from dormitories and FSILGs — a result of the UA’s largest restructuring effort in years.