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Sherry Ren—The Tech

London Mayor Boris Johnson gave a public lecture on innovation at the British Consulate General in Boston on Monday, Feb. 9. At the event, organized by MIT Innovation Initiative, Johnson spoke about the importance of technological advances and his vision to make London a hub of innovation.

STAFF REPORTERS
February 12, 2015
Professor Jay Scheib, newly appointed housemaster of Senior House, said he’s excited to become part of what he calls a “really special place.” Registration Day found him and half the house residents eating Chinese takeout on the floor of his then-unfurnished apartment. As per Scheib’s request, most were sporting “creative cocktail attire.”
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ASSOCIATE NEWS EDITORS
February 12, 2015
Just over six feet of snow have fallen in Boston these past 18 days, setting new records in terms of both depth and speed, according to Weather.com. MIT was among the many institutions that shut down Monday and Tuesday due to the snowstorm that led Governor Charlie Baker to declare a state of emergency Monday night.
February 12, 2015
A look at this semester’s course enrollment statistics reveals that eight of the 19 undergraduate courses with more than 200 students are in Course 6, MIT’s largest undergraduate major. Only two GIRs (the introductory biology class 7.013 and the electromagnetism class 8.02) had that many students.
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February 12, 2015



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