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Composer and Institute Professor John Harbison will be honored at a concert tonight at 8 p.m. in Kresge Auditorium. The event celebrates Harbison’s 70th birthday; he was born on December 20, 1938. The program will feature vocal and instrumental chamber work.

Nothing happened to Joseph D’Amelio in court yesterday. The former MIT police officer remains under house arrest and his next court date is June 16. D’Amelio was arrested for drug trafficking on March 14.

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