A guest column published Tuesday made references to MIT’s parental leave policy that were misleading. MIT employees and MIT graduate students have separate parental leave policies, and the new benefit of five days of paid parental leave is in addition to substantial existing parental leave policies for employees. An updated version of the article online also makes note of MIT’s existing maternity leave policies, which give female graduate students and employees up to two months of accommodation when they are expecting.

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Freedom over 7 years ago

You were off by an order of magnitude. That's a pretty small error by newspaper standards.