9818 1a springfest   kate
The Springfest concert features MIT’s very own Miguel Gomez-Garcia as the DJ, Bren Joy as the opener, and Tai Verdes as the headliner, Saturday. KATE LU — THE TECH
magazine review

Forgotten no more: the Asian Americans of MIT

The Asian American Initiative asked students to respond to the theme of solitude and solidarity.

restaurant review

Wine nights and Mediterranean delights

Over spring break, we had the chance to tour Spain and the French Riviera, gorging ourselves on sangria, chuletón, churros, and everything in between.

News

Number of positive COVID-19 tests double last week

Nelson and Stuopis wrote that they “are strongly encouraging all students, staff, postdocs, faculty, and campus visitors to wear high-quality masks indoors.”

in short

Last day of classes, final exams, move-out

The last day of classes for the Spring 2022 semester is May 10.

the home paige

When you aren’t, and then you are

Life changing, yet subtly, gently, pushing you toward the next big moment in your life.

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The Musical Theatre Guild puts on Into the Woods within Little Kresge, Friday. Melissa Jimenez Camejo
News

Course 6 curriculum revisions presented by education officers

The main changes include changing all 3-digit numbers to 4-digit numbers.

weather

Overcast occasions only

In this final stretch of the semester, even the sky seems a little hosed and gloomy as we’ve been experiencing some showers and cloudy weather this week.

guest column

Work-life balance

“You are in the twilight of a mediocre academic career, taking the path of least resistance, just slipping by everything.”

movie review

New ‘Fantastic Beasts’ better than its predecessor but suffers from predictability

While the movie promises to be a thriller, Harry Potter fans will find the plot predictable.

9823 rtz   mindy
Lunch at Di Più (Nice, France) featuring the chittara crevette. MINDY LONG — THE TECH
9821 glass lab mothers day sale   arun
The MIT Glass Lab holds a spring and Mother’s Day sale in Lobby 10, Monday. ARUN WONGPROMMOON — THE TECH
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Students enjoy snacks, games, and shade during the Springfest Carnival, Saturday. MICHELE GABRIELE — THE TECH
9820 first year formal   alexa
Frosh enjoy and dance at the First-Year Formal at the Samberg Center, Friday. ALEXA-RAE SIMAO — THE TECH
9825 warehouse live music brunch   michele
Students enjoy brunch as they listen to their peers perform at the Warehouse Graduate Residence, Saturday. MICHELE GABRIELE — THE TECH
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MIT’s Class of 2024 receives their brass rats at Ring Delivery, held at the Fairmont Copley Hotel in Boston, Sunday. MAXWELL YUN — THE TECH
9822 ohmvatar   alexa
The Ohm’s put on an awe-spiring performance in Ohmvatar, Saturday. ALEXA-RAE SIMAO — THE TECH
restaurant review

Let them eat cake

After visiting Colette, I finally understood Marie-Antoinette’s obsession with cakes and pastries.

vivian's reflections

Why I chose MIT

The more I read the blogs, the more I wanted to be a part of MIT.

News

Behind the scenes of ‘MIT: Regressions (a history of the Institute)'

This project has taken about a year and a half. We thought it would only take three months. A lot of why it took so long is because we keep on finding these insane threads and rabbit holes.

MIT releases draft of Strategic Plan on Graduate Advising and Mentoring

In order to incentivize faculty and thesis supervisors, an “Institute-level award that recognizes excellence in mentoring and advising” will also be created.

9816 ringdelivery

Class of 2024 Ring Delivery held at Fairmont Copley Plaza Sunday

Arts

Wine nights and Mediterranean delights

Over spring break, we had the chance to tour Spain and the French Riviera, gorging ourselves on sangria, chuletón, churros, and everything in between.

Forgotten no more: the Asian Americans of MIT

The Asian American Initiative asked students to respond to the theme of solitude and solidarity.

New ‘Fantastic Beasts’ better than its predecessor but suffers from predictability

While the movie promises to be a thriller, Harry Potter fans will find the plot predictable.

Campus Life

Why I chose MIT

The more I read the blogs, the more I wanted to be a part of MIT.

Regressing instead of progressing?

If my situation sounded like burnout, what did that mean for my next three years at MIT?

Following the footsteps of the Class of 2026 this CPW

The Tech spoke with several prefrosh about their prospective areas of study, their first day of CPW, and the number of steps they’ve taken across campus so far.