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Jun 5 2017 | Discussion

Making the hard decision

a couple of brutally honest stories from friends here that had originally wanted to study literature or art

May 17 2017 | Discussion

A Tour of Phonology, Part 1

fənɛtɪks ɪz fʌn!

Apr 12 2017 | Discussion

freshman spring

in which today is the first day of spring

Mar 20 2017 | Discussion

Course 18

thoughts on being a (pure) math major

Mar 11 2017 | Discussion


What Learning Chinese at MIT has meant to me

Feb 26 2017 | Discussion

a week of class notes

airplanes, ethnography, and some bonus doodles

Sep 11 2016 | Discussion

You should consider studying economics if…

for those who aren't totally set on what to major in

Sep 8 2016 | Discussion

MIT of the Late 1800s, According to the Students

snippets of history from the first 10 yearbooks

Aug 27 2016 | Discussion

I Ended Up Working for a Reality TV Show

Aug 5 2016 | Discussion

This is where my decisions have taken me

perspectives from grad school

Jul 15 2016 | Discussion

neutrality isn’t about objectivity—it’s about who has the power

some words on facebook trending topics, and also net neutrality

May 20 2016 | Discussion

An Embarrassing One Minute

everything that can go wrong...will find a worse way to manifest itself

Mar 8 2016 | Discussion

Sophomore Fall Recap

Entropy, Research, and Other Out-of-Class Happenings

Feb 17 2016 | Discussion

scheduled time

my classes this semester, and how engineering and sociology go hand in hand

Feb 14 2016 | Discussion

Week in the Life

Hello, Google Calendar.

Feb 10 2016 | Discussion

The Coolest Thing I Bet You Didn’t Know Was Math (guest post by YQ L. ‘16)

Clickbait title by me, not by YQ, because I really, really, really want you to see this. smile

Feb 7 2016 | Discussion

How I Accidentally Double Majored

How I managed to accidentally get a second major at MIT (hopefully)

Feb 2 2016 | Discussion

Final Projects

Some examples of some projects you might see in MIT writing classes

Dec 13 2015 | Discussion

2.009 Final Presentations Live Webcast

Project Engineering Processes aka The Most Fun A Course 2 Major Can Have Without Their Own Startup

Dec 7 2015 | Discussion

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