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Beavers are back!

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The view of Boston can be seen from a plane flying overhead as students migrate to MIT.
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Boxes and suitcases sit, ready to be unpacked, in newly-inhabited dorm room.
Kevin Ly–The Tech
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A beaver hangs beside a window overlooking the Kresge Auditorium.
Zoe Pasetsky–The Tech
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An MIT student puts finishing touches to their dorm room, freshly moved-in.
Zoe Pasetsky–The Tech

Once again, another semester begins at MIT. Students from all around travel to campus — for some, this is a return back to a place many call “home,” and for others, this is the start of a completely new chapter. Quarantine week has made it clearer than ever that our particular situations may differ, but at the end of the day, we’re all in this together when it comes to keeping each other safe and supported.