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Aaron Poole

Host Ellen Degeneres dressed up as Glinda the Good Witch from The Wizard of Oz at the 86th Academy Awards.

Courtesy of Nettwerk Productions

Cover art of Wanting’s sophomore album, Say the Words.

Aaron Poole

Oscar-winning Cate Blanchett and Oscar-nominated Sally Hawkins at the 86th Academy Awards in Hollywood, CA.

T. Charles Erickson

Mikhail Baryshnikov and Tymberly Canale perform as Belikov and Barbara in Man in a Case, an experimental theater piece based on two short stories written by Anton Chekhov, and directed by Big Dance Theater’s Annie B-Parson and Paul Lazar.

Landon Y. Carter—The Tech

Hackers turned The Alchemist and other parts of campus purple, and decorated Lobby 7 with purple ribbons. Like similar displays in previous years, the hack precedes Relay for Life, a major fundraising event for the American Cancer Society.

Tamas Kolos-Lakatos

Newly-appointed Chancellor Cynthia Barnhart PhD ’88 meets with members of the MIT community at a welcome reception held on March 4th in Lobby 7. Provost Martin Schmidt PhD ’88 also attended the event to celebrate the new leadership with faculty, staff, and students.