CHAARUSHENA DEB—The Tech
NIH Director Dr. Francis S. Collins, as a part of the Compton Lectures series, gave a talk entitled “Exceptional Opportunities in Biomedical Research” on Tuesday in 10-250. Dr. Collins (right), introduced by MIT president Rafael Reif, answered audience questions after his lecture.
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Stephen Babineau, dressed as a geisha, conducts the MIT Concert Band during their annual surprise Halloween concert in the Student Center on Tuesday. The band performed the piece “Occident and Orient” by Camille Saint-Saens among other pieces.