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Articles by Deena Wang

ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
April 8, 2014
Boston T, you’ve got a lot to learn from the New York subway system.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
February 4, 2014
The well-rounded students use IAP for vacation, avoiding the winter weather in California, or embracing the winter weather in Maine. The inquisitive use IAP to take classes in interesting subjects, such as Medieval cooking, or Japanese flower arranging. And the masochistic decide to spend IAP slaving away on 6.470, MIT’s web programming competition.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
December 3, 2013
What do your classmates think about food? We asked around in the Student Center to find out!
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
September 10, 2013
It’s not easy being MIT students. In addition to carpal tunnel, eye strain, and weight gain from too much free food, we must deal with back pain from sitting hunched over a desk for long hours. Fortunately, there’s a solution for that last problem: a standing desk.
STAFF WRITER
September 6, 2013
The beloved theme song of the Internet, “The Internet is for Porn,” comes to MIT in the Musical Theater Guild’s production of Avenue Q. With a story about a group of friends with real-life problems, such as closeted homosexuality, porn addiction, and graduating with a liberal arts degree, the show mixes puppets, actors, and even a shadow theater in a hilarious pastiche of Sesame Street for adults.
STAFF REPORTER
August 7, 2013
Residents of Baker, Masseh, McCormick, Next House, Simmons and the graduate dorms Tang Hall and Westgate will see changes to security this fall. As part of phase one of security updates, MIT Residental Life and Dining has hired professional desk attendants from security company AlliedBarton, instituted a visual verification for entering students and guests, and will install perimeter security cameras for the seven dorms.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
July 3, 2013
My history with music reads like an I Saw You MIT post. “I heard you, ten second music video clip of ‘Feel Good, Inc.’ on a TV commercial.” “I heard you, midi version of ‘Diary of a Madman’ on a web 1.0 Johnny the Homicidal Maniac fansite.” Yet it was only recently that I started explicitly looking for new and classic bands to listen to, and educating myself in good music.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
May 14, 2013
Flourish M. Klink, a lecturer in MIT’s Comparative Media Studies (CMS) program, has built a life around fandoms. After running her own Harry Potter fansite and being on staff at Fanfiction.net, at age 13, Klink co-founded the Harry Potter fanfiction website FictionAlley with nine others. FictionAlley was “incorporated as an educational non-profit with the mission of helping people learn to write through fanfiction,” said Klink, and it was one of the first fanfiction forums on the Internet that made writing improvement a site-wide mission.
ASSOCIATE CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR FLOURISH M. KLINK, A LECTURER IN MIT’S COMPARATIVE MEDIA STUDIES (CMS) PROGRAM, HAS BUILT A LIFE AROUND FANDOMS. AFTER RUNNING HER OWN HARRY POTTER FANSITE AND BEING ON STAFF AT FANFICTION.NET, AT AGE 13, KLINK CO-FOUNDED
May 14, 2013
The Tech: Could you tell us a little bit [about] how you first got involved in fandom?
CAMPUS LIFE EDITOR
January 23, 2013
The hardest thing about taking the SAT was writing the honor code in cursive. Well, that’s kind of an exaggeration, but after having drilled the essays and math, the cursive was the only thing that took me by surprise. I spent agonizing minutes, trying to remember how to form capital letters. When that was over with, I thought that I would never touch cursive ever again.
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