One of the most recent awards was given to a man named Marco: “When his brakes failed while driving down a steep mountain road, Marco bailed out on his eight passengers and leapt from his Dodge van … Marco struck his head on the pavement and died at the scene. No one else was injured.” You can also learn about the man who, in a furious rage, threw his wife off the eighth floor of their apartment complex, only to see her land safely in some power lines below. What did he do? He jumped after her, of course, only he didn’t land in the lines. She walked away unscathed; he died. Irresistibly amusing stories such as this-some more disturbing than others-await you at this week’s website.
On Tuesday, Jan. 31, under the leadership of its new director Siddhartha V. Shah, the Mead Art Museum opened its doors to the general public for the first time in nearly three years. In addition to Covid shutdowns, the Mead was forced to close again in March 2022 for repairs to the Stearns Steeple.
Lianbi Ji is an English and mathematics double major who wrote theses in both subjects. Her English thesis focused on the writings of the Chinese writer Lu Xun, and her math thesis studied elliptic curves. She also has a passion for education — having volunteered to teach in China, India and
The college hosted President of Moderna Stephen Hoge ’98 on Friday, April 23 as a part of the virtual Stories in STEM event series. The Cambridge-based biotechnology company has experienced tremendous growth since the pandemic began, as it has developed one of the world’s most effective vaccines against Covid-19.