Archives for August 2002

Team One is No. 1 in global robot contest

“Team One’s whirring, spring-action robot triumphed over machines built by seven other teams as the two-week International Design Contest concluded with a bang on Friday, Aug. 16…”

Tech Talk, August 28, 2002

Original Link: http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/tt/2002/aug28/robots2.html (No longer active)

Pass Rate on FEE hits 3 of 4

“Three out of four freshmen who took this year’s Freshman Essay Evaluation received passing grades, up from 59 percent last year. In addition to the MIT freshmen who took the test, students from several other colleges took the online essay evaluation this year, as the result of a project sponsored by the MIT-Microsoft iCampus Alliance…”

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The Tech, August 28, 2002

MIT robot contest draws students from around the world

“They’re off! Like racers from the starting gate, 42 students from seven countries are plunging into the 13th annual running of the International Design Contest, which is being held this year at MIT. The contest’s final phase, open to the community and the public, erupts on Friday, Aug. 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. in Room 26-100…”

Tech Talk, August 14, 2002

Original link: http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/tt/2002/aug14/robots.html (No longer active)